Austral Precast

Frequently Asked Questions

Apart from panel erection, what other site work do you provide?

Austral Precast provides associated precast works on site such as caulking (joint sealing), grouting, welding (of panel to panel connections only) as well as the supply and removal of braces.

Can I e-mail drawings to you?

We welcome you to send us your drawings. If our drawings are sizeable, Austral Precast has electronic solutions other than traditional email to facilitate the seamless transfer of large files.

Can I get a copy of some standard precast details?

Please refer to NPCAA and other reference material such as Precast Concrete Handbook produced by NPCAA & CIA and/or Industry Standard Precast and Tilt Up Concrete Building. Information about guidelines for a safe working environment where precast and tilt up concrete is used. These publications are good reference materials for precast standards.

Do you design precast panels?

Austral Precast provides shop detailed drawings of precast panels based on the requirements of the architectural and engineering drawings or designs.

Do you make car wheel spots?

Austral Precast does produce car park buffers, which are also referred to as wheel stops.

Do you make floor planks?

Yes, we supply flooring products which can be viewed on the Flooring page under the Building Solutions.

Do you make freeway barriers?

Yes, Austral Precast does produce acoustic barriers. These are not to be confused with jersey barriers which we do not produce.

Do you take on projects outside of the metropolitan area?

Yes, Austral Precast can deliver product outside metropolitan areas. Please contact your nearest office on 1300 778 668 to discuss with one of our sales representatives.

Do you take work experience students?

Austral Precast appreciates the importance of education and training. From time-to-time, work experience students are employed at Austral Precast to gain valuable skills, knowledge and experience from the Precast Industry.

Does Austral Precast accept payment by EFT?

Yes, if you would like to pay by EFT please contact our office on 1300 778 668.

How do I go about waterproofing a panel?

This can be achieved in several ways. Waterproofing can be accomplished by combining additives in batched concrete, by applying waterproofing seal to the panel after the panel is erected.

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