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Ascent Magazine

The newest issue and revised layout of Ascent magazine is coming soon.  If you don’t currently have a subscription to this free publication, you are missing out on the precast industry’s most up-to-date information.  Subscribe here to receive your copy of Ascent.

Ascent magazine is a free, quarterly publication of the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute and is great resource for architects and other stakeholders in the buildings industry. Each issue features in-depth case studies highlighting industry trends and innovative design, comprehensive articles on specific design challenges from industry experts, and special features on constructing with precast/prestressed concrete.

Latest Issue

Summer 2017 Cover

Ascent Summer 2017

This issue highlights resilient design. The projects featured within this issue of Ascent are a reflection of what owners, developers, and designers are demanding when it comes to resilient design..



Ascent Winter 2017

In this issue of Ascent, mixed-use structures are highlighted. Discover how precast concrete is becoming the premier building material for this fast growing industry.
Spring 2017 Cover

Ascent Spring 2017

This issue highlights winners from the 2016 PCI Design Awards and features a wide range of building types that were judged worthy of special recognition for the use of precast concrete in their structural and façade design.