Concrete is the most commonly used building material in the world. Precast concrete covers all factory-made concrete products from mass produced blocks, paving and roof tiles, to massive customised bespoke units.
As the trade association representing manufacturers, British Precast conducts technical work in collaboration with and on behalf of our members. Specific technical work on particular product is addressed by Product Associations and overarching issues for all precast production is driven by British Precast.
On the links below, find out more about precast concrete and the work we do.
British Precast administers a number of focused product sector groups. Between them they cover most precast and masonry products.
An efficient, safe, low wastage production process to deliver high quality products.
There are many reasons why precast concrete is the ideal solution. British Precast members provide quality assured precast concrete or masonry solutions.
Find out more about our work on national and international standards.
Our members manufacture and supply a variety of precast concrete and products for the supply chain.
It is the most commonly used building material in the world. Find out more about precast concrete and it's use in design and construction.
12 May 2017
Sponsored by Trimble Tekla, PRECAST2017 was a phenomenal day with a record number of delegates, and nearly 70 exhibitors showcasing their latest products and services.
31 May 2016
The precast sector’s sustainability KPI report was published earlier this month. Results show the industry was able to reduce carbon emissions, energy consumption and waste to landfill by over 11.4%, 7.5% and 68% respectively.