Concrete Buildings

Concrete buildings are quiet, durable, energy efficient, safe, and resilient. Is it any wonder why concrete is the worlds most utilized building material?

The worlds most utilized building material: concrete

When designing your next building doesn't it make sense that you "Build With Strength"? Backed by the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, Build with Strength is a coalition of architects, builders, engineers, emergency services personnel and policymakers. Our mission is to educate the building and design communities and policy makers on  the benefits of ready mixed concrete, and encourage its use as the building material of choice for buildings. No other material can replicate concrete’s advantages in terms of strength, durability, safety and ease of use.

Concrete Buildings Document

"Build With Strength" Documents

06-NRMCA-BuildWithStregth-url.jpg

Concrete Building Case Studies

Commercial 2 W800 H600

Urban Outfitters Distribution Center Counts on Concrete

Quickview

  • Pennsylvania Aggregates and Concrete Association 2014 Commercial Project of the Year - Buildings
  • 1,000,000 sft. tilt-up concrete project.
  • Required 40,000 cubic yards of concrete.
View case study
Decorative ( Commercial) 5

Market Value - Concrete Critical in Making Grocery More Eco-Friendly

Quickview

  • Project totaled 3000 cubic yards of concrete.
  • Lighting and maintenance costs reduced by using concrete.
  • Pennsylvania Aggregates and Concrete Association 2014 Decorative Project of the Year - Commercial
View case study
2013 09 06 06 34 27 W1200 H1200

Conewago Constructs Worlds Fifth Largest Tilt-Up Concrete Building

Quickview

  • 1.7 million square foot tilt-up project also incoprorated 45,000 cubic yards of RCC.
  • Challenging soil conditions met through cement stabilization.
View case study
Icf

Concrete Offers Advantages in Green School Building

Quickview

  • The building features Insulating Concrete Form (ICF) construction.
View case study
Facade3

Windom Hill Place

Quickview

  • Built into a hillside, ICF construction met the challenge of this project site.
View case study
Central Photo 7

Middle School Thrives in New Sustainable, Durable Building

Quickview

  • Durable design helps manage maintenance costs.
  • ICF construction adds environmental sustainability.
  • Project timeline aided by ICF use.
View case study

Want to learn more about concrete?

Subscribe to our "Concrete Knowledge" e-blasts and get valuable resources, information, and innovative design ideas right in your inbox. Join our mailing list today!