Is the prolonged bone-chilling cold weather making you sweat as you try to balance student and staff comfort with growing energy costs? Although energy consumption is impacted by a number of variables, one of the biggest contributing factors is the construction assembly of the structure itself. Insulated concrete tilt-up panels provide one of ― if not the― most energy efficient building envelopes available today. Read the article...
Speed of construction is the predominant reason why school boards are specifying tilt-up for their additions, extensions and new schools. But don’t take our word for it, see what the numbers say. Read the article...
Changing the Concrete World Concrete Construction, January 2013 SiteCast President Shawn Hickey named to the five most influential people in the concrete industry in 2013.
Quality Check Concrete Construction, December 2012 SiteCast President Shawn Hickey and three other industry leaders speak to Concrete Construction about quailty control and certification.
Tilt-Up Reduces Total Cost of Ownership The Alliance Times, Fall 2012 Alliance Times article discusses how tilt-up reduces the total cost of building ownership, using a school built by SiteCast to make its point.
Tilt-up designs appealing to both retailers, consumers By Norman Barrett, Smith Consulting Architects More and more, tilt-ups are replacing the traditional "retail boxes". Tilt-up construction takes less time to build than traditional blocks buildings, so it works well with a fast-track project schedules.
Being creative with tilt-up Concrete Construction, by Joe Nasvik The demand for decorative tilt-up is growing rapidly as the industry moves into office, retail, public buildings, schools, and church construction.