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Columbia Precast Concrete team picture in front of facility
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November 12, 2021

Pacific Northwest Precast Concrete Association Membership

Trade organizations provide more than just industry support and advocacy. They publicize job and economic…
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Catch basins stacked and ready for use
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November 5, 2021

Pour-in-Place vs. Precast Concrete

One of the most common questions we get here at Columbia Precast Products concerns pour-in-place…
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construction concrete stake with steel bar in storage to illustrate what is prestressed concrete
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October 29, 2021

Steel and Concrete: Built to Last

When it comes to building a structure that you want to last for decades, it…
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Builder man in checked shirt with tool belt on waist to illustrate What is fly ash in concrete
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June 10, 2021

What Is Fly Ash In Concrete?

Concrete producers sometimes use fly ash — also known as flue ash — instead of…
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Two concrete soakwells with covers on the construction site before installation to illustrate What Is Shrinkage Of Concrete
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June 3, 2021

What Is Shrinkage Of Concrete?

Research into the production, utilization, and durability of concrete, including precast concrete, usually leads at…
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3d illustration of building construction over blueprints background to illustrate Precast Construction Methods
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May 26, 2021

Precast Construction Methods at Columbia Precast Products

At Columbia Precast Products, we have it made. We’re smack dab in the heart of…
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Panoramic and perspective wide angle view to skyscrapers in modern futuristic downtown to illustrate Precast Concrete Hotel Construction.
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May 19, 2021

Precast Concrete Hotel Construction: Customizable Solutions

We’ve long touted the great variety of products and applications available through the use of…
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Rear view of woman engineer making some notes and sketches to illustrate Architectural Precast Concrete
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May 12, 2021

Architectural Precast Concrete: Beauty, Versatility, Forever

If you can dream it, a concrete form can be built for it. That goes…
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Office buildings to illustrate Precast Concrete Structural Elements Shaping the Future
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May 5, 2021

Precast Concrete Structural Elements: Shaping the Future

Precast concrete structural elements typically refer to components of a construction project such as foundations,…
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