Program Number Authorized: LIVE16HLC100
This course instructs participants about hollow-core products and how to design and build utilizing hollow-core floors and walls. Participants also learn about the inherent fire resistance of hollow-core, a major life-safety consideration. After this program, participants will be able to: Identify the different precast, prestressed hollow-core concrete systems Explain the benefits of using precast, prestressed hollow-core concrete Discuss the benefits of using hollow-core concrete with owners and other designers.
- Understand fabrication techniques, erection procedures and transportation considerations for precast Hollowcore plank and wall panels.
- Understand design and detail for precast products including connections and economical layout considerations.
- Understand High Performance Building principles using precast concrete systems.
- Understand how to integrate the precast structural system with other building systems.