Modern Precast System and Modular Construction: Where to apply?

In many parts of the world there is a big demand for new housing. To meet the backlog, many countries have put together plans to build a big number of low cost or affordable housing units in a very short time. However, all those future housing units need to meet a range of different demands…

How to digitalize hollow-core slab production?

Digitalization of production management does not benefit only the hollow-core plant, but it also makes the erection work quicker and easier at the construction site. Hence, precast factory digitalization together with digitalized design and construction site processes can create a seamless information flow from the designer to the construction site.

Acotec partition walls: where, why, how

Acotec panels are a well-suited solution to residential, commercial, institutional and industrial projects with strict requirements of sound insulation (RW 38 – 48 dB), moisture, fire, and earthquake resistance (EI30 to EI120).

What to think through when choosing an Extruder?

If you are pondering what kind of an extruder would best match your hollow-core slab production capacity and cost-efficiency requirements, this blog is for you. I will explain the main differences between Elematic Extruders E9, P7 and S5, and how to choose the most suitable one for your precast plant. Where to start? Whether you…

3 reasons to start using ELiSLAB

Calculating reinforcement strands? Are you calculating reinforcement strands for hollow-core slabs or designing slabs with openings and reservations? Are you fed up wasting time for going back and forth between different programs and documents? If yes, let me introduce you Elematic ELiSLAB 2.0, a smart software tool for reinforcement calculations, suitable for precast plants and…

3 top trends in precast concrete technology

Earlier this year you were able to read about the 3 precast trends to keep track of in 2019, and now I will elaborate on their implications for the precast concrete technology. Keep on reading to discover my take on the future direction of precast concrete production technologies. 1. Safety as a motto I wonder…

What to consider when choosing tables for precast wall production?

Have you ever pondered how the tables for precast wall slab production are manufactured? How even the smallest details in them impact the result and the installations at the construction sites? When choosing tables for your precast wall panel production, it’s important to consider these details. It helps you make a decision that enables you…

3 trends to keep track of in 2019

Are you pondering what the year of 2019 brings to the precast industry? Or what kind of issues should be kept in mind during the future precast production? Here’s my view on some of the 3 trends in the precast business that have increased in importance during the past few years. Sustainable precast Climate change,…

When does your precast production benefit from a battery mold?

Would you like to start or increase your solid wall or floor slab production, but you don’t have much space available at your precast plant? Do your customers demand smooth and ready-to-paint finish on both sides of the panels? Or do you just want to make your production more efficient? If yes, read what kind…

Why it makes sense to start using the new automatic Plotter?

Have you ever thought about increasing the efficiency of your hollow-core plant? About making it more agile to adapt to changes in production or simply improving the quality of your products? Or perhaps your goal is to save in production costs? Would you like to start using a machine, which allows all of them? If…

Why preventive maintenance pays off in precast concrete plants?

Do unforeseeable factory downtime and the costs of such surprises annoy you? Do such maintenance breaks negatively impact your production schedule and the satisfaction of your clients? Would you like to get rid of these problems? It’s possible with a preventive maintenance program that covers the whole precast plant. Let’s take a look at why…