Guide to Precast Concrete

Author: nitterhouseconcreteproducts
March 24, 2021

What is Precast Concrete? To answer this question, we’ve gathered information on everything you need to know about precast concrete — what precast concrete is, how the precast concrete industry began, the benefits of precast concrete construction and the products and structures precast concrete components work best to create. Precast Concrete Industry Many suspect the […]

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Pedax: Rebar Machine

Author: nitterhouseconcreteproducts
November 10, 2020

Nitterhouse Concrete Products recently installed a new automated rebar bending machine in our plant. Rebar is used in our prestressed concrete to provide reinforcement when the concrete is being poured and stressed.   Peddinghaus Corporation, the manufacturer of the Pedax rebar machine came to our plant to interview Dennis Schmaltz, Special Projects Manager.  Peddinghaus Corporation is a worldwide […]

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Why You Should Use Precast Technology on Your Next Large-Scale Construction Project

Author: nitterhouseconcreteproducts

Large-scale construction is a beast in a class of its own, and precast concrete is able to slay almost all of the worries it conjures up. Traditional concrete building construction is fading away as more construction crews, planners and architects discover the precast concrete advantages. Here are just 12 of the top benefits you’ll see […]

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Podium Structures

Author: nitterhouseconcreteproducts

NiCore™ Plank – The Preferred Choice For Podium Structures It is common knowledge that precast, prestressed hollow-core slabs have been a reliable and frequently-chosen construction material since the early 1960’s. Designers, contractors, and owners are well aware of its high-performance benefits such as year-round construction, fast-track site erection, low maintenance, and long-term durability. Countless millions of […]

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Precast Concrete vs. Site Cast Concrete

Author: nitterhouseconcreteproducts

Precast concrete or site cast concrete? This is a crucial question for anyone moving forward with a commercial building project. Depending on your particular needs, you may choose to go with one over the other. Because on site concrete pouring is custom to the build, it is incredibly versatile. However, it is also far more […]

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