Posted on 5/27/2021
The increasing demand for skilled workers is spurring renewed interest in vocational schools. To meet the demand, vocational schools are turning to precast to meet expansion goals while adhering to schedule and budget requirements.
Posted on 12/8/2020
Using modular methods like precast concrete design and construction methods push time and cost out of a project. Producing components off-site improves quality control and requires fewer trades on site.
Posted on 7/1/2020
Protecting a country as vast as the United States, along with the 330 million people who live here, is a daunting task that is never finished. Threats come daily in the form of natural disasters, terroristic actions and health concerns.
Posted on 6/1/2020
When the goal is the creation of safe, sustainable, flexible and cost efficient structures...precast concrete building products rise to the occasion.
Posted on 3/1/2020
Precast offers designs that create safe, aesthetically pleasing, high performing structures with the longevity to house generations of students for decades to come.
Posted on 1/1/2020
In times of heightened security needs, precast concrete provides the strength and durability necessary to secure critical structures such as military and government buildings.
Posted on 10/28/2019
Buildings have to withstand much more than just supporting those inside it. They also have to be resilient towards both man-made and natural events.
Posted on 10/1/2019
Fire resistance is one of the top considerations when designing a new structure. Determining which building materials will provide the most effective resistance to fires is a keystone to every project.
Posted on 9/7/2019
Driven deep into the earth and often unseen, lies one of the most durable and economic foundations produced in the precast concrete industry...piles.
Posted on 7/27/2020
The Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC) is a fundamental change in the approach employed in planning of projects and the acquisition of materials, in a manner that is safe and cost-effective to reduce the time required for onsite construction when
Posted on 6/1/2019
The powerful nature of storms and what is required to produce a storm resistant product is something PCI has been studying for decades through impact testing of prestressed precast concrete products.
Posted on 7/27/2020
Concrete and precast structures are the BEST solution when designing for fire resistance. Precast concrete is non-combustible, helps to contain fires, and continues to provide support to the structure even in intense heat.