We've all heard about 3D printing and how it's transforming various aspects of the building and architecture community. But what are the implications for precast concrete?
The most obvious benefit of 3D tech is that it operates without a physical form. We can create the product we... View More
Precast concrete is more than an efficient and durable building solution, it's an artistic medium. Time and again, architects and artists have turned to concrete to create some of their most significant structures, with precast playing a large part in those creations. This week, Permacast... View More
You may not have thought of precast concrete as a particularly artistic material, but think again.
The National Precast Concrete Association notes that designers love the stuff for its "shape shifting qualities." What precast concrete can bring to a project runs the gamut, from unique finishes... View More
What does it mean to be ballistic-resistant? We'll tell you.
"Ballistics" refers to any projectile that is operating under force. Most often we use the term to describe bullets or other projectiles that issue from a weapon. Here at Permacast, we naturally concern ourselves with how... View More