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Basics of Architectural Precast Concrete

Overview of how architectural precast concrete is used to enclose a structure starting from material selection, detailing, forming, transportation, erection and weathering

OBJECTIVES:

  • Responsibilities of the architect, engineer, construction manager and precaster when using architectural precast concrete
  • Select among an almost endless variety of color, and texture (finishes and patterns) options to achieve most any ‘look’ desired to include multiple  mixes and finishes, variegated stone look, polished precast and others
  • Set realistic objectives for precast concrete samples and mockups
  • Understand aesthetic benefits of design options for architectural precast concrete

 

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