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Home » Design » Building Engineering Resources Precast concrete is used for both architectural and structural applications on all types of buildings from low-rise to high-rise. The information and resources in this section focus on the structural design of buildings.Learn More
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Precast Buildings – Design and Detailing Process | Concrete ...
The precast engineering team must process the information and prepare structural design calculations to finalize the precast production drawings. The major difference with conventional building technology is the integration of all design services in the final production drawings for which all information must be available and to be coordinated ...Learn More
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Design for Storm Resistance - PCI
Home » Design » Building Engineering Resources » Design for Storm Resistance Precast concrete is inherently resilient and provides excellent protection against high winds, storm surge, and flying debris, among many other high performance attributes.Learn More
Design for Fire - PCI
Home » Design » Building Engineering Resources » Design for Fire Precast concrete provides inherent fire protection and resiliency. Concrete does not combust and therefore helps contain fires in a controlled space, sometimes referred to as compartation.Learn More
All connections should comply with applicable building codes and the final structural design should be done by an engineer licensed in the location of the project. It is common for the architect and engineer of record to show connection loads and locations on the contract documents and allow the successful precast producer's engineering ...Learn More
Precast Engineering Company - Engineering Consultants For ...
Experience. Decades in the precast industry. PEC is an industry leader for precast structures in the Midwest. Our ability to adapt to changing standards, codes, and building requirements allows PEC to be involved with a variety of projects annually, including stadiums / sports complexes, large parking structures, office buildings and mixed–use structures.Learn More
Precast Design Solutions Inc., company established in 2002 with the idea to offer reliable, punctual and yet safe above all engineering services to precast concrete industry. Few years later, we are still following into the same steps since the inception date.Learn More
Precast Design - Structural engineering general discussion ...
We did mostly prestressed/precast parking garages but site requirements sometimes forced us to design other structures (such as retaining or barrier walls). We had a design office that was composed of about 7 structural engineers and a drafting department with about 20 draftsmen as well as a construction yard with all of the formwork, double ...Learn More
Resources | Spancrete - Precast Concrete
Resources With more than 70 years of experience, Spancrete is an industry pioneer with experience in both manufacturing precast products and machinery. We offer many design resources to assist in incorporating precast into a project – from a multifamily residential building to an entertainment complex.Learn More
Process reengineering and improvement for building precast ...
Aug 01, 2016 · Precast construction is a method that, through precise planning and design, divides building(s) into normalized components such as beams, columns, and walls which can be manufactured off-site. After the components are manufactured in the factory, they are transported to the building site for crane piling and assembly operations.Learn More
Learning About Architectural Precast Concrete Systems
Dec 10, 2019 · For over 15 years, Gate Precast has provided a learning resource to architects seeking an easy and efficient way to learn more about precast concrete systems while earning CE hours. The courses are updated annually to provide the latest information about new product offerings ranging from new finishes, forming techniques as well as engineering ...Learn More
Resources – Sidley Precast
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FEMA P-751: Chapter 8: Precast Concrete Design
§ The example in Section 8.2 illustrates the design of an intermediate precast concrete shear wall building in a region of low or moderate seismicity, which is where many precast concrete seismic force-resisting systems are constructed. The precast concrete walls in this example resist theLearn More
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Hollowcore Precast Concrete Engineering & Design Details ...
Review load tables, details and specs of Spancrete precast hollowcore for use in specifications for an upcoming project.Learn More
How to Estimate the Cost of a Precast Concrete Parking Structure
precast parking garage design options available when dealing with the customer during the preconstruction phase. For this paper, we are estimating the building structure cost of a 184’ x 268’ four‐ level precast concrete parking garage with a total capacity for six hundred eighty four (684) cars.Learn More
Structural and Architectural Precast Concrete - Florida ...
Serving all of Florida's Precast Building Needs. Let's turn your plans and dreams into rock-solid reality. Our company has built a reputation through the constant pursuit of excellence in precast design and performance.Learn More
Precast Building Design Using Revit, Robot Structural ...
Precast structures are a prime example of why Building Information Modeling (BIM) is so crucial to engineering professionals. In a typical precast project, there are hundreds of pieces and parts that need to be tracked, ordered on time, and assembled correctly. Revit software offers the perfect medium to do that; however, Revit software by itself cannot yet perform a complete structural ...Learn More
Revit Best Practices in Cast-in-Place and Precast Structural ...
Ways of Designing Precast Structures in Revit. I would like to divide the design of prefabricated concrete structures into the assembly of a 3D model of the building frame and the preparation of a set of unit’s shop drawings. Assembling 3D Models and Installation Drawing. 1. To build a 3D model, you must first create a family of concrete unit.Learn More
Precast Concrete Wall Systems | WBDG - Whole Building Design ...
The concrete panels are designed in accordance with PCI Design Handbook-Precast and Prestressed Concrete (MNL-120), Design Responsibility for Architectural Precast Concrete Projects (ACI 533.1R-02), and ACI 318 Structural Concrete Building Code.Learn More
Precast Concrete & Concrete Building Solutions | Metromont
We've become the go-to resource for learning about the ins and outs and the dos and don'ts of precast concrete. Start Learning Metromont Corporation P.O. Box 2486 Greenville, SC 29602 844.882.4015Learn More
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Integrated Prefabrication Configuration and Component ...
The production of such complex configurations requires complex molds. To achieve optimization of resources and costs for the precast production of complex configurations, two new ideas have been adopted: namely prefabrication configuration and component groups; these are incorporated into the mixed integer linear programming (MILP) model.Learn More
Engineering and Technical Resources for Redi-Rock Retaining Walls
The Redi-Rock ® Design Resource Manual. This manual is simplified, optimized, and focused to help make your job easier. It includes a detailed block library of every block in the Redi-Rock arsenal, an installation manual, construction details, FAQs, and more.Learn More
Precast All the Way | Building Design + Construction
“Precast has come a long way in the last few years. It makes sense now.” Scott Smith, the building's designer and a principal at local firm Civilsmith Engineering, Inc., says that one of the inherent advantages of a total precast building is its efficiency and the “tremendous time savings” it affords the construction schedule.Learn More
Sustainable precast concrete foundation system for ...
Mar 04, 2008 · Sustainable precast concrete foundation system for residential construction. Haitao Yu, a Mohamed Al-Hussein, a Reza Nasseri, b Roger J. Cheng a. a Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2W2, Canada. b Landmark Master Builder Inc., 9765 54th Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6E 5J4, Canada.Learn More
Engineered Precast Systems | Randall Construction
From precast core, like elevator shafts and stairwells, to plant-cast panels, we can customize the right solution to align with your design goals. Our engineered precast is the ideal building material for warehouses, manufacturing plants, schools, retail stores, municipalities, office buildings, marine and docks, recreational facilities, multi ...Learn More
Demountable Precast Concrete Frame–Building System for ...
Dec 04, 2017 · The proposed building structural system comprises standard precast-concrete building components and removable dry steel connections. The proposed building system was developed with the primary motives of demountability and structural flexibility at any stage during the life span of the building.Learn More
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American Concrete Institute to Develop Precast Standard ...
Oct 09, 2019 · According to Pennell, the PCI Design Manual, in its eighth edition has long been "the leading" industry resource for the design, manufacture and use of structural precast, prestressed concrete and ...Learn More
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