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The power of collaboration for creating sustainable value

Apr 03, 2013 · The power of collaboration for creating sustainable value: Vol. 2. Habitat for Humanity has taken its motto – "it takes a community to build a community" – to a whole new level recently. It joined forces with Stantec and Lafarge to lead an integrated team of local experts to build the first NetZero precast concrete home in Canada. The

PCI, CPCI, NPCA release first Sustainable Precast Concrete

Oct 10, 2016 · PCI, CPCI, NPCA release first Sustainable Precast Concrete Plant Program report October 10, 2016 Concrete News Backed by the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute, Canadian Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute and National Precast Concrete Association, the North American Precast Concrete Sustainable Plant Program (NAPCSPP) has yielded its first full-year energy, …

First ever North American precast concrete sustainable

Sep 20, 2016 · The Canadian Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (CPCI) recently released the first annual North American Precast Concrete Sustainable Plant Program (NAPCSPP) report. The goal is to reduce environmental impact at the manufacturing …

Final Outcomes Report Non-Confidential Version

5.1.3 Understand Precast Plant and Product Economics Page 13 5.1.4 Build End-User Value Proposition for at Least 4 Applications Page 15 CCEMC Grand Challenge Round 1 Program Milestones, Tasks, Schedule and Budget Page 7 (CCEMC) program entitled "Solidia Concrete – A Sustainable Method for Cement Production and CO 2 Utilization" is

Sustainable Precast| Concrete Construction Magazine

Nov 24, 2015 · Spancrete, Waukesha, Wis., is taking part in the North American Precast Concrete Sustainable Plant Program. All of Spancrete's plants will participate in this effort to enhance the environmental and economic performance of the entire precast industry. The program challenges facilities to proactively set higher goals of efficiency and waste

Sustainability and Practicality of Precast Concrete - Case

In the precast concrete industry, the answer is "yes." In addition to providing owners with a durable, energy-efficient, aesthetically pleasing building enclosure, "precast concrete systems present important sustainable benefits that are often overlooked," explains Don Zakariasen of Lafarge North America.

Concrete Industry Sustainability Performance Report

Chairman, Sustainable Concrete Forum This report presents the concrete industry's sustainability performance in 2011. The data covers the manufacture of concrete and its constituent materials. The information is collected through survey responses from companies supplying an estimated 79% of concrete used in the UK.

PCI releases first annual North American Precast Concrete

Sep 01, 2016 · The precast concrete industry is striving to reduce its environmental impact at the manufacturing level through the North American Precast Concrete Sustainable Plant Program (NAPCSPP). Energy, materials, and transportation data are …

Sustainable Precast Concrete

In October 2014, the program was adopted by CPCI United States counterparts; the Precast Concrete Institute (PCI) and the National Precast Concrete Association (NPCA). The program is now called the North American Precast Concrete Sustainable Plant Program. For more information, download the North American Precast Concrete Sustainable Plant Program.

Precast concrete Sustainable Plant Program

The North American Precast Concrete Sustainable Plant Program is a joint initiative from the members of the Canadian Precast/ Prestressed Concrete Institute (CPCI), the National Precast Concrete Association (NPCA) and the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI). The goal of this program is to reduce the environmental impact at the manufacturing level while creating a culture of sustainability within the North American Precast Concrete …

Ecolabels for Precast Concrete - National Precast Concrete

Jan 04, 2013 · National Precast Concrete Association / NPCA Blog / Sustainability / Ecolabels for your Precast Concrete Product – It's Coming! January 4, 2013 2 Comments In the early 13th century, the king of England proclaimed the first food regulatory law, the Assize of Bread, which prohibited bakers from mixing ground peas and beans into bread dough.

The Concrete Industry Sustainability Performance Report

Concrete Industry Sustainability Performance Report 1st Report About concrete In 2007, around 23.5 million cubic metres of ready-mixed concrete and 38 million tonnes of precast concrete products were produced. Depending on its use, different methods of manufacture are practised and a …

PRECAST STUDIO PROGRAM

PRECAST STUDIO PROGRAM. HOW IT ALL STARTED The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Foundation in. the United States initially developed the Precast Studios as. collaborative education opportunities pairing local precast producers with architectural and structural engineering. programs at leading universities. Since 2007, the PCI

Sustainability, Resiliency and the Precast Advantage

The first decision the city made was choosing what material should be used for the replacement culvert. Corrugated metal and aluminum were considered but rejected in favor of reinforced precast concrete. Precast concrete doesn't corrode, and it has a potential life cycle of 100-plus years.

Precast Concrete Part 1: Lane-Ryr

After nine inspiring and educational weeks with the marketing department, I moved on to the fourth segment of the trainee program; precast concrete. For the duration of three weeks, I worked at our plant in Lane-Ryr, just outside of Uddevalla. I spent the first day in the office with the plant manager, Lasse, and the production processor, production planner, and system manager.

Walls Get Smarter With Precast Concrete - NPCA

Sep 22, 2017 · The Smart Walls system is housed in a foundation or base box that remains underground and holds the hollow, rectangular wall sections. The width of the base box is 18 inches, with each box smaller in width and length than the one below it. When deployed, the wall sections telescope into one another to create a barrier.

PCI releases first annual North American Precast Concrete

Sep 01, 2016 · The precast concrete industry is striving to reduce its environmental impact at the manufacturing level through the North American Precast Concrete Sustainable Plant Program (NAPCSPP). Energy, materials, and transportation data are …

13th Edition of the NPCA Quality - Concrete Construction

Feb 01, 2018 · The manual and addendum are available for download now. After reviewing statements from the open comment period, the NPCA Quality Assurance Committee has finalized and approved the 13 th Edition of the NPCA Quality Control Manual for Precast Concrete Plants. The manual and complete addendum are now available online.

2016 - pci.org

PCI SUSTAINABLE PLANT PERFORMANCE REPORT. 2016. PCI SPP 16-04. INTRODUCTION. The goal of the North American Precast Concrete Sustainable Plant Program (NAPCSPP) is to benchmark the precast in- dustry's impact on the environment in the areas of global warming, energy, water use, waste, dust and noise generation.

Green Piece - National Precast Concrete Association

Dec 15, 2010 · The forum contains information on developing a more sustainable manufacturing plant. Members can post success stories and ask questions such as the cost to payoff returns or the profit in making a sustainable choice. LEED Reference Guides. This series of documents contains the points precast products can potentially contribute to in the LEED