than precast, masonry and steel structures becasue fewer skilled laborers are needed to achieve high-quality construction. In addition, the speed of erection and ease of other subcontractors' work further reduce costs.
because there are fewer variables in Tilt-Up construction. Ready-mixed concrete, made from readily available native materials, has price stability. Vertical forming and scaffolding are eliminated; less skilled labor is needed; and, the short construction cycle precludes cost run ups. Weather is less of a problem, since the floor slab provides a stable work surface for the trades.
Materials are used as soon as purchased, allowing for early payment, unlike off-site fabricated building components requiring long lead times.