More stories about Structure

  • Concrete Aids Resilient Design

    Producers can raise awareness of the importance of resilient design and promote using concrete structures and products.

  • Interlock Couplers

    Use Lenton Interlok precast construction on structures requiring moment-resisting connections.

  • Precast Piles Extend Bridge Life

    A new technology promises to dramatically extend the service life of precast concrete bridge piles by dramatically improving their corrosion resistance through carbon fiber reinforced polymer grid .

  • Producer Solves Bottleneck with Silo Cleaning Service

    A ready-mixed concrete plant in the Midwestern United States has resolved material build-up issues in three storage silos where accumulation had slowed production and increased internal pressures, eventually damaging the vessel walls and forcing a shutdown.

  • Chatting up the Codes

    For more than ten years, members of ACI 318’s technical committee have revising the stoic code. Their goal was to transform this important information from a 1980’s document to a modern source of information. This ambitious effort is an attempt to encourage greater concrete use on structural...

  • ACI Opens Public Discussion For ACI 318-14

    The American Concrete Institute has opened public discussion on its reorganized ACI 318-14, “Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary.” The draft is now available for public review for a 45-day period.

  • High Concrete is Producing Precast Concrete Components for New Parking Structure in Philadelphia

    Precast manufacturer High Concrete Group of Lancaster County Pa., is producing precast concrete components for a new parking structure in Philadelphia Pa.

  • Waterproofing Bloomberg After Hurricane Sandy

    After the mechanical room at Bloomberg's Manhattan office received 2.5 feet of water, the financial news provider sought to mitigate flooding in the future. New concrete walls were poured in the building.

  • Precast Structure Design

    Firm provides engineering design services in structural, roadway, and geotechnical design-related fields.

  • Structural Retaining Wall

    Retaining wall has a natural quarried rock finish.