Construction Modelling

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Construction Modeling

At Watkins Steel, we specialise in delivering high-quality construction modelling services, ensuring seamless integration and precise detailing using state-of-the-art technology. As a leader in Australian construction modelling with one of the largest and most experienced steel detailing teams in Queensland, we offer a comprehensive suite of integrated solutions, including terrestrial laser scanning, surveying, 3D modelling & simulation, and metrology-grade scanning. Our range of services streamlines the project journey, from initial design concepts and 3D models through to fabrication and installation.


What Sets Us Apart

Construction Modelling Specialists

Our drafting team utilises the latest Tekla software to deliver efficient, accurate, and high-quality detailing for your project. We also have extensive experience in modelling to laser scan data and coordinating with different types of reality capture to achieve the best results.

Custom Fabrication Advantage

Leveraging our in-house robotics, CNC, and processing machinery, we create bespoke fabrication packages that seamlessly integrate with your requirements. This unique “one-stop shop” approach ensures optimal efficiency, quality control, and a streamlined workflow.

External Client Focus

We extend our expertise beyond internal projects, catering to a diverse range of external clients. Our fabrication packages are meticulously tailored to your specific requirements, guaranteeing a precise and practical product that simplifies your fabrication and installation processes.

Advanced Modelling Capabilities

Our expertise extends beyond steel. We offer precast concrete detailing, pipework modelling, and the ability to work with scan data for exceptional model accuracy. Additionally, we provide stainless steel and aluminium detailing, along with timber coordination services to ensure seamless integration with your steel packages. Our range of offerings includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Steel detailing
  • Precast concrete detailing
  • Pipework detailing
  • Aluminum/stainless steel detailing
  • Timber detailing/coordination
  • Laser scan coordination/modelling to point clouds
  • Providing digital set-out information


Deliverables for Your Project

We deliver a comprehensive set of project deliverables, including:

  • Various digital files & 3D models for coordination & automated processing, including but not limited to. CNC / STP / IFC / 3D DWG / RVT / DXF
  • NC options to contain member ID / scribe marking / secondary member labelling on main parts at scribe location
  • Marking plans / assembly / single part drawings
  • Digital set outs
  • Project coordination on Trimble Connect, to ensure your workshop / install team will always have the latest information on your desktop or smart device

For seamless project management, we utilize Trimble Connect, a cloud-based platform that ensures access to the latest revisions of models and drawings on any device, anytime.

Upon request, we also provide specific workshop deliverables, including scribe markings, weld mapping and function, material and load lotting, and various file formats tailored to accommodate automated equipment or project management systems.

Please ask if there are any other items you require & we strive to accommodate.

Flexibility at Your Service

Whether you envision the full Watkins Steel experience, encompassing detailing through to installation, or simply require a complete set of shop drawings, digital files, and models for self-fabrication, we are here to accommodate your project needs.




Why Choose Watkins Steel

Largest In-House Detailing Team

Our substantial team size guarantees reduced lead times, efficient project execution, and timely delivery

Cutting-Edge Technology

We stay ahead of the curve by utilising the latest software and investing in continuous team training to consistently deliver exceptional quality and innovative solutions. While we do specialise in Tekla, we also use Autodesk/CAD, Revit, Rhino, RealWorks, Cyclone, Trimble Connect, and pipe modeling plugins.

Custom Fabrication Solutions

Our integrated approach optimises workflow and project outcomes, ensuring exceptional results.

Proven Track Record

We possess a wealth of experience successfully delivering complex projects for a diverse clientele.

Flexible Service Offering

We cater to your specific requirements, offering a comprehensive range of services to suit your project needs.

Timely Delivery

The size, skill, and technology employed by Watkins Steel enables us to offer an effective turnaround to deliver your project on time and within a budget.

Contact Us Today for a Consultation

We welcome the opportunity to discuss your project in detail and showcase how our expertise can contribute to your success. Let us turn your vision into a reality, together.

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