Precast columns are vertical load-bearing components with hauches or corbels used to transfer horizontal loads to the foundations. Columns can be fabricated in various shapes, sizes and colors. Various architectural finishes can be applied to the surface as well as brick or stone veneer products, to enhance a building’s design. Precast columns can be designed to transfer even the heaviest of building loads.
Combined with precast beams, they can be used to create the entire framing system for the shell of a building. A precast concrete structural system can provide a number of benefits, including speed of erection, single-source provider for all framing needs, consistent high quality, durable structural support, fire resistance and others.