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…

High Performance Concrete Enclosure Baylor Medical Care

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…

Fall Meeting at Faust-Hotel

Fall Meeting

The 2020 Fall meeting is October 14 & 16 in the fabulous New Braunfels, Texas. PCMA is working on a full slate of committee and other interest meetings. The Legislative Affairs Committee, the Technical Committee, and the Marketing Committee all have meetings under consideration. More detailed information and agendas will be together soon.   Hotel…

Designing High Performance Bridge & Transportation Structures 7th Street Bridge Fort Worth

Precast Concrete Bridge & Transportation Structures

Level 2 – Intermediate Program Number Authorized: LIVE14HPTS100 Length: 1 Hour AIA 1.0 HSW/LU 1.0 PDH 0.1 CEU How high performance is being applied to highway structures in the transportation industry.   The concept of “high-performance” encompasses sustainability in the simplest form. It requires optimization of all relevant attributes for a project on a life cycle basis.…

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Construction Solutions using Hollow Core Concrete

Level 2 – Intermediate Program Number Authorized: LIVE16HLC100 This course instructs participants about hollow-core products, and how to design and build utilizing hollow-core floors and walls. Participants also learn about the inherent fire resistance of hollow-core, a major life-safety consideration.   After this program, participants will be able to: Identify the different precast, prestressed hollow-core…

An Introduction to Precast Concrete Residential Housing

An Introduction to Precast Concrete Residential Housing

Program Number Authorized: LIVE15PCRH100 Level 2 – Intermediate Length: 1 Hour AIA 1.0 HSW/LU 1.0 PDH 0.1 CEU In this program participants will learn the basics of using precast concrete in single-family and multi-family residential housing.   Topics discussed include: Acoustic properties Fire safety Indoor environmental advantages of concrete Maintenance needs Speed of construction Outdoor…