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Lunchtime Learning: Total Precast Concrete Structures

Join AIA|DC and the Mid-Atlantic Precast Association for a presentation on total precast concrete structures. Attendees will discuss the applications and uses of precast concrete, review typical components, explain how pre-cast concrete can benefit a project, and learn about the construction process. Access to industry resources for managing a successful project such as case studies, specifications, and sustainability information will also be discussed.

Sponsored by: The Mid-Atlantic Precast Association

After attending this course, participants will be able to:
1. Discuss precast concrete characteristics, advantages and benefits, typical construction methods and construction applications;
2. Explain the manufacturing processes that give precast concrete its consistent high quality;
3. List technical considerations including those involving connections, construction, and erection; and
4. Describe the precaster’s role in assisting the design team with its goals.