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Concrete cladding

The external cladding to a building can be wholly or partly of precast concrete panels, sometimes faced with brick or stone panels fastened to the precast concrete. Many high quality office block buildings constructed in London are faced partly or completely with precast panels.


Acknowledgement: The Concrete Society


Other references:´A guide to the design, detailing and economics of precast concrete cladding´, The Architectual Press.