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Precast

A building material that is molded before it is incorporated into a building; used for both structural and ornamental elements.
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precast

Said of a concrete member that is cast and cured in other than its final position.
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"This is an important specification upgrade for the precast concrete industry," says NPCA President Ty Gable.
One of the speakers at the Big 5 2017's Innovation in Precast Summit , Sucuo?lu highlighted the need for performance-based seismic designs to boost the resilience to earthquakes of structures made of precast concrete.
Due to this span length, not being conducive to standard precast slabs, Oldcastle Precast engineers partnered with VSL Structural Technologies to create a custom precast solution.
Bashar Abou Mayaleh, the managing director at Middle East Concrete exhibitor Hard Precast Building Systems, said: "Developers are attracted to precast concrete as it can greatly reduce the duration of a project as well as the cost.
While several potential precast manufacturers had been considered, Gulf Precast, which has been operating in the Emirates for the last 28 years, has been selected both for its wealth of expertise and for its readiness to set up a precast plant in Iraq.
The precast division is supported with a fully automatic ready mix concrete batching plant having the production capacity of 150,000 M3 of ready mix concrete per annum.
Al Rayan Investment was the first company to select this new technology for their projects, and signed a contract for value of worth AED 450 million with Green Precast Systems and Technologies to deliver accommodation for 25,000 people by 2010.
Precast concrete is concrete that has been poured into molds or forms, and allowed to harden at a manufacturing plant and then shipped to the job site for installation.
This report provides market size and forecast across 35 precast construction segments for a period of 10 years from 2014-2023 in India.
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Chinery has had a long career in both precast concrete and manufacturing, working most recently with Forterra Pipe and Precast.