PCI develops, maintains, and disseminates the body of knowledge for designing, fabricating, and constructing precast concrete structures and systems. This body of knowledge is readily available through our publications as technical manuals, reports, and other informational documents. Visit the PCI Bookstore to browse and purchase these informational documents including technical manuals, reports, and more. Note that many free publications are available to download under the Guides and Manuals portion of the site.

Additionally, PCI publishes three periodicals: Ascent magazine, Aspire magazine, and PCI Journal. View the current issue of these publications, search the archives, and download articles by clicking on the appropriate periodical below.




Ascent Magazine

Free, quarterly publication for the buildings industry


Aspire Magazine

Free, quarterly publication for the transportation industry


PCI Journal

Quarterly, technical publication that includes peer-reviewed papers, reports, and information on precast concrete structures