For Purchasers

Optimized, Efficient Process for Error-free Purchasing

Tekla PowerFab offers an intuitive interface and has been designed specifically for steel purchasing workflows. Optimize material according to your company standards or situation. Automated process provides purchase documentation that includes all information needed for material tracing and quality assurance. Historic data is saved for future reference.


Key Benefits:

Accuracy through importing accurate bill of material from detailing software

  • Accurate cut lengths of material
  • Accurate labor associated with material finishes
  • Accurate quantities of buy-out items (bolts, nuts, etc.)


Optimize material by combining/nesting into purchasable sizes

  • Model-based sequencing/phasing enables just-in-time deliveries 


Eliminate material errors using requisitions and generating purchase orders

  • Automated process mitigates risk of over and under buying
  • Automated pricing process by submitting a request for pricing and then import the best price to the project


Track material for quality assurance 

  • Trace and document heat numbers - also for material in inventory
  • LEED certification 
  • AISC certification


Advanced, purpose-built technology that delivers a competitive advantage through greater productivity and profit.