Steel Fabricator / Detailer
Total support for design, detailing, fabrication and installation.
Tekla PowerFab and Wareing Buildings
How steel fabricators can better manage all aspects of their business from estimating on the shop floor and on to delivery and installation are discussed.
Innovative digital design delivery for the Ordsall Chord in Manchester, UK
Federated 3D models, developed down to individual reinforcement bars, produced by all disciplines were held in a common data environment for this complex railway project.
Going big, with Tekla
The direct link between Trimble hardware and Tekla Structures software, enables point cloud data to be imported straight into the software and used to create a 3D model of existing and new sections.
How can steel fabricators reduce requests for information?
How can steel fabricators reduce the requests for information (RFIs) from site? Steve Insley explains.
What does Level 3 BIM mean for the steel industry?
What does Level 3 BIM mean for the UK's construction industry and in particular Steel Fabricators?
Just in time – Thanks to Tekla and modular construction
By using Tekla Structures and the Howick extension, Intelligent Steel were able to export NC files directly from the model to fabrication machines, increasing the speed, efficiency and accuracy.
Wareing Buildings takes control of its workflow, with Tekla PowerFab
How did Wareing Buildings use a central information management system to digitise their everyday business processes, controlling, tracking and delivering jobs?
Tekla PowerFab - Overview
A complete steel management software suite, designed specifically for steel fabricators, to provide a real-time information flow to enable a collaborative approach to manage fabrication.
Bridging the gap from design to installation with Tekla Structures
A new footbridge bridge that spans two dual carrigeways and a live railway line - this project threw up many challenges. Read more to find out how Tekla Structures helped SH Structures to success.
Fondation Louis Vuitton: A dream come constructable
This unique and beautiful building was also a unique BIM project with the 3D model at the centre of communication between project parties.
Wembley Stadium: An arching ambition
The iconic Wembley Stadium is the tallest in the world and seats 90,000 people. Read how the construction stages were analysed using Tekla Structures.
BIM: Bringing collaboration and coordination to steel construction
Explore the use of digital technology within steel detailing and fabrication where it is now moving beyond BIM to incorporate AR and mixed reality.
Exeter University Forum: No room for error in a challenging multi-material project
The roof of the forum, including timber elements, were modelled in Tekla and all details and general arrangement drawings were produced directly from the model.
How the Museum of the Future is stretching the limits of structural engineering
One of the worlds most complex structures uses concrete base and steel diagrid structure to create a column free interior space.
Bennett Steel increases production tenfold with truly connected steel fabrication management
Tekla PowerFab brings transformative results to Bennett Steel: increased production by tenfold, full traceability, accelerated work for field crews and more profitable projects.
Accelerating collaboration and real-time data exchange between the office and field with Trimble Connect
With the fabrication process streamlined and efficient, Bennett Steel turned its attention to increasing efficiency between teams in the shop and crews in the field.
Gardens by the Bay
Significant time and money savings were achieved when designing these unique 'Supertrees'.