PCI's webinars offer a free, convenient way for architects and engineers to obtain continuing education credit from the comfort of their own computers. Our webinars are one-hour long and are designed to fit into your day during your lunch hour.
PCI webinars are presented live each month by industry experts on a variety of topics from design and construction to sustainability and more. Each webinar is presented twice during the webinar week, at noon Pacific (3:00 p.m. Eastern) and noon Eastern. This allows most U.S. time zones to view the presentations during lunch hours.
September Webinar: How Precast Builds: Hollow-Core Floors and Walls
Register for the webinar on Tuesday, September 26 at 11:00 a.m. CDT
Register for the webinar on Thursday, September 28 at 2:00 p.m. CDT
Join this webinar and learn how to design and build utilizing hollow-core floors and walls using precast/prestressed concrete.
Attendees will come away with the ability to identify the different precast/prestressed hollow-core concrete systems. Learn about the inherent fire resistance of hollow-core, a major life-safety consideration.
Explain the benefits of using precast/prestressed hollow-core concrete, and discuss the sound transmission class and speed of construction using hollow-core concrete.
- Understand fabrication techniques, erection procedures and transportation considerations for precast concrete hollow-core floors and walls
- Become familiar with design and detail for hollow-core floors and walls including connections and economical layout considerations
- Discover the benefits of using precast concrete hollow-core
- Learn how to integrate hollow-core structural system with other building systems.