The following technical publications are free to use. Additional resources on the precast concrete industry are available for NPCA members.
Looking for technical resources specific to certain products? Please visit the Precast Products page.
Guide to Hiring an Engineer or Consultant
Buoyancy White Paper
Buoyancy Calc. - Rectangular and Round Structures
Buoyancy Soil Values Reference Sheet
Guide to Implementing Self Consolidating Concrete
Example Ready-Mix Batch Ticket Calculator
TechBrief: Air-Entraining Admixtures
TechNote: Concrete Sampling and Testing
TechNote: Proper Application of Form Release
TechNote: Wet-Cast Curing Properties
TechNote: Water-Reducing Admixtures
NPCA Fibers White Paper
White Paper on Ultra-High Performance Concrete
Manhole Sizing Recommendations