Resources

For more information on precast concrete pavement, please click on the links below.

Reports:

The Feasibility of Using Precast Concrete Panels to Expedite Highway Pavement Construction

Construction and Preliminary Monitoring of the Georgetown, Texas Precast Prestressed Concrete Pavement

Construction of the California Precast Concrete Pavement Demonstration Project

Construction of a Precast Prestressed Concrete Pavement Demonstration Project on Interstate 57 near Sikeston, Missouri

Instrumentation And Early Performance Of An Innovative Prestressed Precast Pavement System

Evaluation Of Prestress Losses In An Innovative Prestressed Precast Pavement System

Construction of Iowa HWY 60 Precast Prestressed Concrete Pavement Bridge Approach Slab Demonstration Project

 

Journal Articles:

Concrete Products (2011): Precast Pavement Slabs Support Sustainable Infrastructure

Public Roads (2002): Texas Tests Precast for Speed and Usability

Public Roads (2005): Pushing the Boundaries

FOCUS (July 2002): A Positive Verdict for Precast Concrete

FOCUS (June 2003): Long-Life Concrete Pavements Deliver Quality and Durability

FHWA Concrete Pavement Technology Program Update: Precast Prestressed Concrete Pavement – CPTP Project Update

Concrete Products: Precast pavement panels prevail

Concrete International: Texas Pilot Project

The Concrete Producer: Paving the Way

Public Works: Precast concrete panels minimize traffic disruptions

Roads and Bridges 2003: Advances in precast concrete slab construction give method a promising future

Construction Equipment: Precast, Prestressed Concrete for Instant Pavements

PCI Journal (site registration required): Design-Construction of a Precast Prestressed Concrete Pavement for Interstate 10, El Monte, California

ENR: A Creative and Cost-Efficient Structural System

Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce: Open roads quickly with precast pavement

National Precast Concrete Association: Podcast: Precast Pavement Tests Secure Precast as Road Repair OptionPrecast Solutions Weekly: No More Patching Patches

Concrete Construction: Road, Bridge Technologies Expand

FHWA TechBrief: Precast Prestressed Concrete Pavement for Reconstruction and Rehabilitation of Existing Pavements

FHWA TechBrief: Precast Concrete Panels for Repair and Rehabilitation of Jointed Concrete Pavement

FHWA and Industry Resources:

FHWA Concrete Pavement Technology Program

Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

Post-Tensioning Institute

Precast Concrete Manufacturers Association of California