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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Contractor Checklist: Precast Yards
Author(s): Arthur M. Palmer
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 45-48
Abstract:In the construction industry, concrete contractors are continually faced with the burden of producing structures faster, better, and under budget. To accomplish these goals, many contractors are opting to use precast elements. The design of a precast casting yard, however, must be carefully executed by the contractor. His or her choices at start-up, coupled with the ever-evolving construction industry, affect the overall project quality and cost.
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