Better Design Through Embodied Carbon with Precast Concrete

Free webinar: Better Design Through Embodied Carbon with Precast Concrete

Better Design Through Embodied Carbon with Precast Concrete Thursday, December 3, 2020, 12 PM CT Credits: Length: 1 Hour AIA 1.0 HSW/LU up to 1.0 PDH HOSTED BY: The Regional Chapters of the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Now that architects have a good understanding of environmental impacts related to energy use, the next design frontier in tackling climate change…

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Advancing Bridge Construction in Texas

Advancing Bridge Construction in Texas HOSTED BY: Precast Concrete Manufacturer’s Association Description: This webinar discusses recent advancements in how precast concrete is being used on modern bridge projects in Texas and other locations. Recent project experiences are featured to demonstrate how creative designs using precast, prestressed concrete enhanced the success of numerous bridge projects.  Design concepts available…

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Free webinar: High Performance Building Enclosure Systems

High-Performance Building Enclosure Systems Thursday, November 5, 2020, 12 PM CT Credits: 1.0 AIA LU-HSW HOSTED BY: The Regional Chapters of the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Description: A structure’s envelope has a considerable impact on its overall performance, as highlighted by recent code changes. The envelope not only serves as a barrier between the outside environment and…

How Precast Builds: Architectural Versatility

How Precast Builds:  Architectural Versatility This session will provide an understanding of aesthetics available through the use of architectural precast concrete, including its composition, shapes, and finish options. Through the use of case studies, attendees will gain a deeper understanding of precast concrete’s unlimited options when paired with modeling software. Connections will also be discussed,…

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Total Precast Concrete

Total Precast Concrete This one-hour program is intended for designers with some precast concrete experience and/or knowledge. Basic concepts of pre-stressing, components and application towards a complete, total-precast building solution will be discussed. Typical design challenges and the unique project delivery process of total precast will be presented, and the unique ability of total precast…

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Parking Structures: Cost Considerations

Parking Structures: Cost Considerations Discussion on the cost considerations that go into using precast concrete in terms of designing, constructing, and maintaining parking garages. The webinar will include descriptions and discussion of the reasons to utilize precast concrete systems, products, and manufacturers in providing parking structures to owners, from initial design through project delivery. Parking…

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Sustainable Design Using Precast Concrete

Sustainable Design Using Precast Concrete Owners and occupants increasingly expect their buildings to operate at a high level over a long life cycle while also being conscious of their impact on the environment. This course will discuss considerations for the holistic design and construction of sustainable structures that perform efficiently and offer occupants and communities…

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Free Webinar: Precast Hollow-Core Floors and Walls

Precast Hollow-Core Floors and Walls FREE WEBINAR: Thursday, October 8, 2020, 1:00 pm (EDT) AIA Course Number: LIVE20HCFW100 Credits: 1.0 AIA HSW LU or 1.0 PDH  HOSTED BY: The Regional Chapters of the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Description: This course will instruct participants about hollow-core products, how they are manufactured and handled, and different potential uses. We’ll explore how to design and build utilizing…