Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) Design Resources
This primer is an easy-to-read reference on precast concrete design for
developers, architects, engineers, and others in the A/E/C industry. It provides an introduction to available documentation and information available from the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI).
The guide is divided into chapters that provide a comprehensive overview of all aspects of the building process in which precast concrete plays a role.
Chapter One – Introduction
(2.6 MB PDF File)
Chapter Two – Building Types
(10.8 MB PDF File)
Chapter Three – Design Considerations
(4.1 MB PDF File)
Chapter Four – Components, Systems, & Connections
(3.6 MB PDF File)
Chapter Five – Precast Concrete Guide Specifications
(299.0 KB PDF File)
Chapter Six – PCI Resources
(536.3 KB PDF File)