The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) elected Chuck Prussack, P.E., as its 2016 chairman. Prussack is manager of sales, engineering, and quality control for Oldcastle Precast, Inc. in Spokane, Wash.
Superior Concrete Products unveiled a 600-square-foot tiny house constructed primarily of precast concrete fence panels molded to resemble brick and other traditional surfaces.
The North American Precast Concrete industry released Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) in three key precast concrete product categories: Architectural and Insulated Wall Panels, Structural Precast Concrete Products and Underground Precast Concrete Products.
Iowa State University engineers are researching easily transportable precast columns and panels made from high-strength or ultra-high-performance concrete that are tied together by cables to form hexagon-shaped cells that can be stacked vertically to form towers as tall as 140 meters.
Utility Concrete Products (UCP) recently produced precast panels for Chicagos Peoria Street Pedestrian Bridge. The project was the first to use precast deck panels of this type in Illinois, and UCP is the first producer of this product in the state.
The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institutes (PCIs) Journal Awards Committee has named the winners of the 2015 PCI Journal awards.
Oldcastle Precast supplied 11-foot by 11-foot precast concrete box culvert with a V-shaped channel for the $12.5 million Laurel St. CSO (Combined Sewer Outfall) improvement project that replaced the existing 100-year-old, 16-foot-diameter brick CSO in Philadelphia.
Perris, Calif. As part of the City of Norwalks Firestone Boulevard Bridge Over San Gabriel River Replacement Project that connects Norwalk and Downey, Oldcastle Precasts Perris-California facility manufactured the prestressed concrete girders to construct the new 239 foot Firestone Boulevard Bridge.
LITTLETON, Colo. Oldcastle Precast, a precast concrete manufacturer, announced that the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) has named their Perris, Calif. facility project as the winner of its 2014 PCI Design Awards.