The Complete Steel Fabrication Management Software Suite

Tekla PowerFab is a comprehensive software suite with a systematic, collaborative approach to effectively managing your fabrication. Developed specifically for steel fabricators, it delivers a smooth, continuous and real-time flow of information throughout the project lifecycle. 

This software suite contains four products designed to empower your entire workflow:

Tekla EPM for all your production needs, from estimating and purchasing to project management, inventory and production control

Tekla EPM Go for real-time paperless production operations and visualization

Tekla Structures EPM Modeler for model-based estimation workflow, scheduling, reports, construction sequencing and more

Trimble Connect Business Premium for real-time visualization, easily  shared with all project parties


Key Benefits:

  • Manage your entire fabrication process in one easy-to-use software suite
  • Enjoy easy operations that facilitate fabricator workflows
  • Achieve better productivity and reduce errors with real-time information
  • Visualize, communicate and share information with other project parties
  • Utilize powerful mobile tools to increase project productivity
  • Integrate with industry-leading software and equipment


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Covering the whole workflow, Tekla software solutions help you in every step of your fabrication project.

Tekla software covers your whole fabrication workflow

Tekla PowerFab is Ideal For

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TPF - Estimodeling - GMF

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On average, we used to bid a project every 10 days. Now, we’re bidding three projects each week." "Model-based estimating have not only increased the accuracy of our estimates, it’s also accelerated our workflow, which allows us to bid more projects.” “The confidence we’ve gained from Tekla PowerFab has a competitive advantage to win more bids.
Adam Norman
Managing Partner
GMF Industries

TPF - project management - M&N Structures

M&N Structures logo
Before, we used to run 15-20 projects per year Now we’re running 12-20 projects continuously. So, we are 2-3 times the overall capacity by the end of the calendar year.
Jonathan Henriksen
Director of Operations
M&N Structures

TPF - project management - McCombs

You're looking at something real time instead of me having to call someone up, walk out into the shop, go find the piece. Makes things 10 times easier.
Bill McCombs
VP and Project Manager
McCombs Steel

TPF - Production control - Bennett Steel

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It used to take us a week to get organized with a new project for fabrication, now it’s maybe half a day. It's just made us more efficient here in the office in getting the information to our fabrication shop.
Matt Bennett
Vice President
Bennett Steel Inc.

TPF - production control - McCombs

Tekla EPM gives me thousands of reports that allow me to look at where we are in certain projects, and make adjustments to workflow. As a production manager to be able to access the model colorized helps me find issues before they happen.
Adam MacDonald
Production Manager
McCombs Steel

TPF - estimating - McCombs

Our estimates are much more consistent – we can bring in the newest estimator using the same labor codes as the most experienced used to have in his head, giving us confidence that our estimates are right, every time.
Ricky Horton
VP of Finance and Administration
McCombs Steel