Echo Prestress is part of the Echo Group of Companies, although the oldest company in the group dates back to 1983, Echo Prestress opened for business in July 1995. The core business is the manufacture and installation of prestressed hollow core concrete slabs for multi-storey buildings as well as hollow-core retaining walls and security walls for very high security specifications. Echo Prestress supply precast concrete floor slabs to the building industry in general. Echo Prestress is suitable for most types of multi-storey buildings, e.g. townhouses, schools, industrial buildings, office blocks, flats, hostels, shopping centres, suspended ground floor slabs in areas of clay heave and shrinkage.