Definitions for "Precast Concrete"
Keywords:  concrete, cast, factory, poured, cured
Concrete cast and cured in a position other than its final position in the structure.
Concrete formed into various shapes and profiles prior to erection on site. The wet concrete is poured into suitably shaped moulds and strengthened where necessary with steel mesh and rods.
Standardized concrete units cast and hardened in precasting yards under controlled conditions and then shipped to the construction site.
Keywords:  reinforcing, rod
Reinforcing Rod