McLaughlin & Harvey
Housing developments are ideally suited for precast construction through our cross wall system, incorporating wall panels, stairs and floor slabs. Gable wall panels can easily be cast to suit all shapes and sizes, giving a traditional appearance to the house. Sandwich panels are often used on the external bearing walls in these systems, and cladding panels on non load bearing walls. For terraced housing, walls between houses can utilize our standard structural wall panel.
Concast has completed many housing developments, such as Cedar Brook in Cherryorchard, Dublin, winner of the RIAI Irish Architecture Award 2004 and Concrete Design Awards (Irish Concrete Society) 2003 / Elemental Category.
The benefits of a precast system include:
The following precast units are often used in the design of Housing: