Precast

  • Oldcastle Precast Adds Reinforced Concrete Pipe (RCP) to Product Line in Southern California

    Oldcastle Precast announced plans to add reinforced concrete pipe (RCP) to the product offering in Southern California.

     
  • Spancrete Joins AltusGroup

    Spancrete has joined AltusGroup, a partnership of precast companies, to market CarbonCast enclosure systems in the Midwest.

     
  • Using BIM for Complex Precast Elements

    The new residence hall at Valparaiso University is the school's first built entirely of precast concrete. The 300 students wouldn't be moving in so soon if not for building information modeling.

     
  • CIM Program Names new Board

    The National Steering Committee for the Concrete Industry Management program, a business intensive program that awards students with a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Concrete Industry Management, recently elected new officers and board members.

     
  • Preview: PCI Convention

    The PCI Convention and National Bridge Conference is the premier national venue for the exchange of ideas and state-of-the-art information on precast concrete design, fabrication, and construction.

     
  • Ernest Maier joins the CarbonCure Family

    Ernest Maier solidified their commitment to sustainability today when they announced that they had signed an agreement with CarbonCure Technologies.

     
  • Heldenfels Hires Exec, Promotes Another

    Texas precast producer Heldenfels Enterprises hires a new vice president and promotes another to director of plant operations who will oversee all plant production operations.

     
  • Oldcastle Precast Produces Longest Precast-Prestressed Bridge Girders for Caltrans

    As part of the California Department of Transportation’s $1.6 billion Santa Ana Freeway South Corridor Improvement Project, Oldcastle Precast manufactured precast-prestressed concrete super girders to construct the Norwalk-San Antonio Bridge undercrossing section of the project.

     
  • Winning the Competitive Race

    Strategies for precast producers to become more efficient.

     
  • AltusGroup Honors Memory of Bertolini with Donation to PCI Foundation

    AltusGroup has donated $5,000 to the Prestressed/Precast Concrete Institute Foundation in the name of Mario J. Bertolini who passed away in February 2014

     
  • Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute accredited as National Standards Developer

    The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute has been formally accredited as a Standards Developer by the American National Standards Institute. This makes PCI the only ANSI-accredited Standards Developer dedicated to precast concrete structures and systems.

     
  • "Septic Tanks Have to Breathe" Educational Video

    Learn about the proper venting of septic tanks as it relates to such issues as the overall septic system health. Learn about indicators of poor system health via such issues as microbial induced corrosion (MIC) as well as premature system failure

     
  • 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.

     
  • Nominations for PCI Titans

    The PCI Board of Directors has announced the continuation of the Titan Program with the intent of honoring up to ten more individuals in 2014 at PCI’s 60th anniversary, and up to fifteen more in 2029 at PCI’s 75th anniversary. Nominations for the 2014 Titan award are now open.

     
  • Reducing Precast's Environmental Footprint

    Lafarge has signed a partnership agreement with the US start-up Solidia  Technologies® to industrialize an innovative technology that could reduce the  environmental footprint of pre-cast concrete.

     
  • Webinar: Fabricating, Installing a Jointed Precast Concrete Pavement Project

    The fourth installment of our five-part series on jointed precast concrete pavements, presented by The National Precast Concrete Association and the American Concrete Pavement Association, examines aspects of fabricating jointed precast concrete panels, as well as installing them for pavement...

     
  • AltusGroup joins PCI

    AltusGroup, a network of 16 North American precast concrete manufacturers, has joined the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) as a Supplier Associate Company.

     
  • Mood is Optimistic at The Precast Show 2014 in Houston

    Nearly 3,000 precast industry manufacturers and suppliers experienced a trade show floor that buzzed with optimism that the steep recession in construction was over and better times were ahead.

     
  • NPCA and PCI Form Strategic Partnership

    The National Precast Concrete Association and the Precast Prestressed Concrete Institute have initiated a strategic partnership that will reduce duplication and increase collaboration in several program areas. The initial areas of collaboration for the two organizations are plant certification and...

     
  • Euclid Chemical Earns Two Sustainability Awards

    The Euclid Chemical Company earned two Sustainability Awards from the National Precast Concrete Association (NPCA). The awards recognize excellence in sustainable products, practices and operation

     
 
 
 
 

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