The building blocks of infrastructure: the rise of modular construction

The building blocks of infrastructure: the rise of modular construction

Posted in Bridges, Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News//August 30, 2018

Modular construction techniques are some of the fastest growing practices used in infrastructure projects. Roads & Infrastructure Magazine explores why the processes have become so popular.

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Bridging the elements: New infrastructure for Mackay’s future

Bridging the elements: New infrastructure for Mackay’s future

Posted in Bridges, Civil Works, Latest News, Project Report//July 25, 2018

A precast concrete solution from National Precast member Stresscrete proved an effective alternative on a major network connection for Queensland’s Port of Mackay.

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Mitigating construction risks using precast

Mitigating construction risks using precast

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News//July 23, 2018

National Precast looks at how precast concrete fabrication can provide time, productivity and safety benefits for the Australian civil construction sector.

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Precast concrete factory begins production for Sydney Metro

Precast concrete factory begins production for Sydney Metro

Posted in Industry News, Latest News//July 16, 2018

Precast concrete segments will be used in Sydney’s new metro rail as a mega concrete factory begins full production mode in Marrickville.

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AS3850: A new part 3 for civil construction

AS3850: A new part 3 for civil construction

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News//April 05, 2018

Standards Australia has approved a project proposal to create a third part to AS 3850 Prefabricated Concrete Elements, which will apply to civil construction.

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Casting: Why not on civil sites?

Casting: Why not on civil sites?

Posted in Civil Works, Latest News, Traffic Management and Safety//September 26, 2017

National Precast CEO Sarah Bachmann looks at how site casting has emerged as an alternative to factory-manufactured precast, and whether it is the best solution for civil projects.

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