The scope of the precast erection work involves:
· Erection planning
· Preparation of the structure
· Pre-check and lifting operations
· Storage on-site (when not assembled directly from the truck)
· Propping and bracing
· Levelling shims
· Panel alignment
· Anchorage connections
· Lifting, transportation and installation of hardware used to assist the erection process
The industry guide Handling, Transportation, and Erection of Precast Concrete, by Precast NZ, provides practical guidance.
Safe Work with Precast Concrete, published by WorkSafe, offer advice on the safe handling, transportation, and erection of precast concrete elements.