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Precast Concrete

Precast Concrete
Precast Concrete: The Modern-day Construction Wonder It’s sturdy, durable, and a boon against external impact. Precast concrete has long been the preferred choice for builders owing to its high quality, speed of construction, and sustainability. Little wonder, then, that precast concrete has gone beyond its initial application for wall constructions and is now used for numerous other possibilities where robustness is a critical requirement. Precast Concrete Production Process: An Overview Precast concrete is a construction material made by casting concrete in a reusable mould or “form”. This curated structure is then cured in a controlled environment and transported to the construction site for assembly. The following steps are involved in creating the perfect precast concrete: Design: The process starts with engineering drawings that detail the dimensions of the precast concrete pieces and their function. This could be anything from beams, columns, panels, floor slabs, etc. Creating the mould: Once the...