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A New Generation of Tilt Wall Icons

A New Generation of Tilt Wall Icons

NEW 60 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

Despite the method’s stellar reputation as the world’s most efficient building system for big-box buildings, tilt-up construction has roots in serious architecture. Through exploration of tilt-up’s early-phase adoption, disruptions brought on by World War II, and significant ...

Achieving Concrete Compressive Strength When You Want It

Achieving Concrete Compressive Strength When You Want It

53 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

This presentation will cover the various strategies for developing concrete mixtures that can achieve required compressive strengths anywhere from 4-72 hours. The presentation will discuss the optimal integration of mixture proportioning and chemical admixture technology to best satisfy all proje...

Cranes and Ground-Bearing Pressures

Cranes and Ground-Bearing Pressures

49 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

The average weight of the tilt-up panel has increased greatly over recent years. It is critically important to understand crane ground bearing pressure and ensure that the subgrade can support these loads at all times. This seminar will discuss factors affecting crane selection, the process fo...

Disrupting an Industry - Emerging Technologies in AEC

Disrupting an Industry - Emerging Technologies in AEC

NEW 53 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

The maturation of fundamental technologies enables digital transformation processes and accelerates the adoption of disruptive technologies in the AEC industry. This talk will provide an overview of the digital transformation process. It will explore the potential impact and the convergence of di...

Embedded Thin Brick Veneer Design for Tilt-Up Panels

Embedded Thin Brick Veneer Design for Tilt-Up Panels

36 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

This seminar presents a general introduction of thin brick veneer and the tilt-up process, including a brief history with successful installation examples. Explanation of the product and code compliance based on tilt-up standards and compatible form liners as well as design capabilities with thin...

Project Dylan

Project Dylan

47 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

Project Dylan is a new prototype fulfillment center. The warehouse building has an approx. footprint of 700,000 SF slab on grade and another 1.95 million SF of elevated deck. The exterior is clad with 330,000 SF of insulated tilt-up panels. The panels are non-load bearing for gravity but as a VE ...

Surface Preparation of Tilt-Wall Panels Prior to Coating

Surface Preparation of Tilt-Wall Panels Prior to Coating

46 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

Because of the casting and erection process of tilt-up construction, surface irregularities and aesthetic imperfections in the exposed surfaces are common. These conditions include spalls, gouges, cracks, dents, chips, bug holes and honeycombs. Such imperfections may occur on exterior or inter...

The Facts About Welded Wire Reinforcement

The Facts About Welded Wire Reinforcement

53 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

This presentation explores the value of using welded wire reinforcement in tilt-up construction. Participants will learn the differences and similarities between conventional rebar and welded wire reinforcement. They will learn how welded wire reinforcement solves the time, quality and cost parad...

Tilt-Up Applications in the Brazilian Market

Tilt-Up Applications in the Brazilian Market

42 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

New to the Tilt-Up Convention and Expo in 2019, the International Keynote allows for concentrated attention on the efforts of TCA members to cultivate tilt-up markets outside of the United States. Each year features a talk focused on the intricacies, challenges and opportunities for tilt-up in a ...

Tilt-Up Future Think 3.0 - Session 1: Fabrication

Tilt-Up Future Think 3.0 - Session 1: Fabrication

NEW 62 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

Session 1 will consist of three talks concerning ideas and technologies related to fabrication techniques. These talks will be followed by a panel discussion reflecting on their potential impact.

Alternative Forming | Forming Alternatives - innovations in concrete forming

Tilt-Up Future Think 3.0 - Session 3: Concrete (Updates)

Tilt-Up Future Think 3.0 - Session 3: Concrete (Updates)

NEW 55 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

Session 3 will features updates from two previous Tilt-Up Future Think participants who will discuss advancements, real-world applications, and adoption. Technologies featured include Helix Steel and CarbonCure.

Troubleshooting High-End Finishes

Troubleshooting High-End Finishes

39 minutes | 1 PDH/LU

Tilt-up construction is revered as one of the most broadly applied construction systems. Part of the attraction is the palette of high-end finishes that continues to grow in all regions. Design and construction professionals not only must recognize the wide range of finishes and techniques that a...

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