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What does Jensen precast do?

What does Jensen precast do?

We design and manufacture standard and custom precast concrete products to meet large-scale infrastructure demands for highway construction, retaining walls, electric and gas utility, telecommunications, water, on-site wastewater, and sewage applications.

Is precast concrete cheaper than cast in place?

Cost-effective for large projects When compared to cast-in-place concrete, the cost associated with precast concrete decreases as project scale increases.

What is a Christy box?

Christy/Fibrelyte BROOKS® Utility box is a high density reinforced concrete pull and junction box wit end as well as side knockouts. Concrete pull box products offer reliable, cost-effective solutions for the in-ground construction of utilities.

What does precast mean in construction?

Definition of precast : being concrete that is cast in the form of a structural element (such as a panel or beam) before being placed in final position.

Which is the most common precast product?

Retaining walls and hardscaping products are one of the most common implementations for precast products. This type of precast concrete uses forms that shape the concrete into stackable, interlocking blocks that provide stability and structure for walls, stairways, and other applications.

What are the different concrete products?


  • Concrete Pavements. More.
  • Cast-in-Place and Ready-Mixed Concrete. More.
  • Cast Stone and Stone Veneered Precast Panels. More.
  • Masonry. More.
  • Interlocking Concrete Pavement. More.
  • Insulating Concrete Forms. More.
  • Precast and Prestressed Concrete. More.
  • Pipe. More.

What is the difference between precast and prefabricated concrete?

Prefabricated is a general term for anything that is assembled in a factory rather than on-site. Precast would be specifically applicable to anything that could be formed in a mold.

Is hollow blocks better than precast?

Unlike hollow blocks, precast is solid. They are simply suitable for concrete walls as they can be easily poured into a desired form and size. Precast has no empty gaps because they are manufactures in a controlled factory environment and transported to the construction site.

Why choose Jensen precast reinforced concrete pipe?

Our reinforced concrete pipe is made using state of the art Pedershaab pipe machinery assuring world class quality, consistency, and high output. Meets and exceeds ASTM C-76 standards. Jensen Precast offers extremely competitive pricing on all of our reinforced concrete pipe line.

Where are Jensen precast products made?

Proudly made in the USA, Jensen Precast manufactures standard and custom precast concrete products for underground utility applications. Our utility vaults, pads, pull boxes, splice boxes, and transformer pads meet the requirements of all the major power companies in the Western United States.

Why choose reinforced concrete precast?

Jensen Precast has been supplying high quality precast concrete products since 1968. To complement our line of storm drain and other drainage related products, Jensen Precast has recently introduced a full line of reinforced concrete pipe. Reinforced concrete pipe is a much higher quality solution to other types of pipe for several reasons.

Who is the largest precast concrete company in the US?

Jensen Precast is among the largest independently owned precast concrete companies in the United States. Precast concrete is our only business, and our 50 years of expertise reflects that singular concentration.