Precast concrete manufacturers produce a nearly endless array of products. Customizations on standard products are commonplace, and manufacturers can create unique custom products that stretch the imagination of what can be done with concrete.
Precast products are used in most agricultural and ranching enterprises. These products include bunker silos, cattle feed bunks, cattle guards, agricultural fending and H-bunks, J-bunks, livestock slats, watering troughs and more.
Building and Site Amenities
Precast concrete site amenities can be used in many facets any building project, including fencing, pavers, light pole bases, countertops, balustrades and railings, bollards, steps and stairs, window wells, basement entries, sills and lintels, tile, fire places and much more.
Respectful preservation of remains calls for quality, watertight structures that withstand the test of time and the forces of nature. Precast concrete provides the ideal solution for a wide variety of cemetery applications, including burial vaults, cemetery slabs, cremation products, mausoleums and a variety of cemetery structures and site amenities.
Whether it’s a custom infrastructure-related product, an ornamental flourish or even just a customization to an otherwise-standard product, your local precaster can help you complete your project as planned and on time.
Along the waterfront, you can find precast concrete floating docks, underwater infrastructure, decking, railings, bulk heads, marine/boat ramps, pilings, pontoons, seawalls and other breakwater elements, and a host of other amenities. Precast products counteract the buoyant forces of water significantly better than most materials. Corrosion inhibitors can be added to the design to ensure a long service life.
Available in a wide array of colors, shapes, sizes and textures, modular paving products create beautiful spaces inside and out. These versatile precast concrete pieces can be designed to mimic brick, stone or wood – often at significant savings. Products include interlocking pavers, paving stones, permeable pavers, roof slabs and a variety of other modular paving systems and products.
Mitigating traffic closures during the replacement of a railroad crossing is always a top priority. Precast concrete railroad crossings save time and get drivers back on their normal route. The crossing can be installed in days and open the road in as little as a week.
Safe Rooms & Storm Shelters
Structurally sound safe rooms can provide life-saving protection when natural disasters, including extreme wind events, threaten communities. Precast concrete safe rooms and storm shelters provide the quality, structural soundness, versatility, strength and protection that meets federal criteria and provides a life-saving unit.
Precast concrete stadium risers allow designers and general contractors to create more complex geometries in seating bowls, including more seating levels, suites and boxes to increase revenue. In some cases, upper levels must be cantilevered to increase capacity without moving fans too far from the action. Other precast products used in stadiums include raker beams, columns, a variety of structural and architectural wall panels, spandrels, hollow-core planking, and double-tee beams. These flexible components provide nearly limitless options for architects and engineers.
Precast concrete buildings are jacks of all trades. They are perfect for the communications and utilities industries, restrooms, concession stands, dugouts, multiuse buildings, shelters, hazard shielding or any other need for a strong modular building that arrives on site ready to be put to work. Precast buildings can be pre-plumbed and/or wired, and design possibilities include a nearly unlimited combination of colors, finishes, shapes and sizes.