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Precast

Definition: concrete cast elsewhere than its final position.- ACI Concrete Terminology


Precast concrete is reinforced concrete constructed by industrialized methods. It is characterized by dividing the building into components, which are manufactured in a precast concrete plant, and transported by special transportation equipment to the site. Precasting reduces construction time because the manufacturing of the elements is carried out beforehand. Precast concrete is reinforced with either reinforcing bars, strands with high tensile strength, or a combination of both.

JOURNAL Articles ON PRECAST

Shear Strength of Concrete Composite Beams with Shear Reinforcements

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 7/1/2017

2016 PCI Design Awards

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 6/1/2017

Precast Concrete Pavement Implementation

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 4/1/2017

Optimum fibre content for precast steel-fibre-reinforced concrete pipes

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 3/17/2017

Design of FRC tunnel segments considering the ductility requirements of the fib Model Code 2010: Application to the Barcelona Metro Line 9

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 3/17/2017

Experimental and numerical study on the load-bearing behaviour of steel-fibre-reinforced concrete for precast tunnel lining segments under concentrated loads

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 3/17/2017

Shear design of full-scale prestressed SFRC girders

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 3/17/2017

Precast fibre-reinforced self-compacting concrete slabs

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 3/17/2017

Precast plates made with lightweight fibre-reinforced concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 3/17/2017

Innovative precast HPFRC barriers for bridges

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 3/17/2017

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