Resources to aid architects, engineers, and other stakeholders in planning, designing, constructing and maintaining precast concrete structures.
Seventh Edition PCI Design Handbook - Eigth Edition has been released
Design Handbook Errata postings
Design Resources available from the Precast / Prestressed Concrete Institute
- Architectural Resources
- Building Engineering Resources
- Transportation Engineering Resources
- How Precast Builds
- Guides And Manuals
Color and Texture Guide
Finishes - Colors, Forms, and Textures
Research and Development
Environmental Product Declarations
Guide Specification for Architectural Precast Concrete - 266.0 KB DOC FILE
This document provides a basis for specifying in-plant fabrication, including product design not shown on contract documents, and field erection of architectural precast concrete.
Guide Specificiation for Structural Precast
Concrete and Structural Precast Concrete
with Commercial Architectural Finish - 304.0 KB DOC FILE
This document is intended to be used as a basis for the development of an office master specification or in the preparation of specifications for a particular project.
Recommended Practice for design and construction
Parking Maintenance Guide
Lighting in Parking Structures White Paper
Joint Detailing Best Practices White Paper