2015 PCI Foundation Programs Announced
The PCI Foundation serves as a not-for-profit organization to foster improvement of the quality and sustainability of the built environment, acting for the benefit of, to perform functions of, or to carry out the purposes of the Precast/ Prestressed Concrete Institute (“PCI”). Programs work in conjunction with content created by the PCI to create a liaison between the precast industry and education.
During 2015, the PCI Foundation will fund educational programs running at the following institutions: Clemson University: Professor Carlos Barrios of the School of Architecture will work with students on a transit design program. This program is in year two of a four-year study. Students will gain understanding of digital design solutions to precast concrete for innovative and sustainable design in architecture.