Industry Standards and Product Information
Applicable ASTM Standards
ASTM Standards for Precast Concrete
NPCA Quality Control Manual for Precast Concrete Plants
All webinars are free and available on myNPCA. Please contact Melissa Shetterly to create an account.
- Amazing Precast Concrete
- Alternative Types of Cement
- From Ash to Slag: A Guide to Supplementary Cementitious Materials
- Basic Mix Design: What You Need to Know
- Lean Simplified
- Evaluating Recorded QC Data and Making it Work For You
- Precast University Elective: Sustainability
- Basics of Reinforced Concrete Design
- Soil Loads and Groundwater for Buried Precast Structures
- Lifting Precast Concrete: Keeping Your Employees Safe in the Field and in the Plant
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NPCA welcomes industry-related story ideas exploring technical topics (production best practices, precast applications, technology, regulations, etc.), safety, business management and project case studies. Articles are published in Precast Inc., Precast Solutions or as a blog post on precast.org. Publications are non-peer reviewed.
Precast Inc. includes articles about the latest industry technologies and developments, technical articles, perspectives on current industry events, feature profiles on leading companies and case studies of precast concrete applications.
Precast Solutions contains articles and information about precast concrete products, projects and design ideas.
If you are interested in submitting an idea for consideration, email [email protected] with your contact information and a couple of sentences explaining the topic and its relation to the precast concrete industry. Please include any visuals (charts, illustrations or photographs) as well. All submissions may not be previously published elsewhere, and the author may not submit the article to another publication without written consent by NPCA. All authors will be required to sign a writer’s agreement.