I am facing a problem with a limited heel width (about 0.5m) of a 4.6m tall retaining wall. I've got plenty of space on the toe side. Sliding is the critical condition. I have considered a shear key, but the effectiveness of the shear key seems to be not impressive. Appreciate your advice. Thanks.
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