Resources for Fabricators

  • Leach Structural Steelwork Optimizes Fabrication with Accurate and On-time Information

    Leach Structural Steelwork Optimizes Fabrication with Accurate and On-time Information

    Leach Structural Steelwork uses the Tekla model for all phases of the business: from concept models to tendering and through the design detailing phase.

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  • 3D Modeling has been a Powerful Tool for Detailers, Designers and Contractors

    3D Modeling has been a Powerful Tool for Detailers, Designers and Contractors

    The most advanced 3D modeling system for steel structures is Tekla Structures - a solution that gives you the power and flexibility to tackle any type of detailing project.

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  • Wembley Stadium: From 160 Phase Models to a Single BIM

    Wembley Stadium: From 160 Phase Models to a Single BIM

    The models were subsequently split into 160 phase models before being brought back into a single building information model (BIM) at the end of the project.

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  • Swansea's Port Tawe Sail Bridge Project Completed in Less than 15 Months with the Help of Tekla Structures

    Swansea's Port Tawe Sail Bridge Project Completed in Less than 15 Months with the Help of Tekla Structures

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  • Smooth Shape Means Challenges: Sochi Olympic Stadium Roof

    Smooth Shape Means Challenges: Sochi Olympic Stadium Roof

    Since the unique stadium includes non-standard parts, Mostproekt had to create parametric components and parts.

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  • Unger Steel Overcomes Challenges with Tekla and Trimble

    Unger Steel Overcomes Challenges with Tekla and Trimble

    Smooth workflow between office and site is the goal of every construction company,

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  • Dynamic Structural Steel: Startling Success Largely Due to Having the Latest BIM Technology

    Dynamic Structural Steel: Startling Success Largely Due to Having the Latest BIM Technology

    Because the fabricators are working with the real as-built model, there is less chance of error. We’re simply more efficient which means a faster construction process.

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  • Denver Art Museum Expansion: From Accurate Detailing to Smooth Erection

    Denver Art Museum Expansion: From Accurate Detailing to Smooth Erection

    The plans called for transforming more than 2,700 tons of steel into a complicated skeleton that would support and create oblique angles.

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  • Sorbonne University: Productivity, Efficiency and Accuracy Dramatically Increased with BIM

    Sorbonne University: Productivity, Efficiency and Accuracy Dramatically Increased with BIM

    Coordination between us, the main contractor, and the steel and façade subcontractors was a challenge that we overcame.

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  • Bridges: Linking Together

    Bridges: Linking Together

    Challenges posed by the construction – and indeed maintenance – of bridges demand collaboration and are pushing contractors and equipment manufacturers to innovate in different ways.

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  • BIM Contributes to World Cup

    BIM Contributes to World Cup

    The Mordovia Arena, one of the venues for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, was completed to a tight timescale thanks to BIM being used on the project.

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  • The Latest Tekla Software Developments For Steel Detailing and Fabrication41:28

    The Latest Tekla Software Developments For Steel Detailing and Fabrication

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  • User Interface Improvements in Tekla Structures 2018i3:30

    User Interface Improvements in Tekla Structures 2018i

    With the new user interface changes in Tekla Structures 2018i you can now: - Adjust your toolbar icon sizes - Use the new show/hide toolbar switches - Show parts in a selected view angle

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  • How Estimodeling Saved Time and Improved Accuracy in Ski Dubai Detailing

    How Estimodeling Saved Time and Improved Accuracy in Ski Dubai Detailing

    Faster product development, lower cost, and improved productivity are issues addressed by Tiger Steel.

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  • Saipem Oversees Entire Offshore Projects with BIM

    Saipem Oversees Entire Offshore Projects with BIM

    The most significant benefit is the availability of a single structural model from which we can extract project plans and detailing, lists of materials, weights and centers of gravity.

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  • Weld Improvements in Tekla Structures5:32

    Weld Improvements in Tekla Structures

    Come see the new weld improvements in Tekla Structures! We now have: - New buttons to sync the above and below line property values. - Support for near and far side polygon welds. - Compound weld pr

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  • Quatre-Temps Commercial Center: Gagne Used Tekla Structures Software to Model Complex Frameworks

    Quatre-Temps Commercial Center: Gagne Used Tekla Structures Software to Model Complex Frameworks

    Gagne needed software to model complex frameworks (3 items modeled simultaneously), thus ensuring highly effective detailing and optimized fabrication of this exceptional structure.

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  • The PGE Arena in Gdansk: A Sports Arena Modeled Using Tekla BIM Software

    The PGE Arena in Gdansk: A Sports Arena Modeled Using Tekla BIM Software

    BIM enabled us to optimize both time and materials and tackle assembly challenges before entering the site.

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  • Peace Bridge: BIM helped Rowecord with Complex Geometry, Off-site Building and Even Transportation

    Peace Bridge: BIM helped Rowecord with Complex Geometry, Off-site Building and Even Transportation

    The accuracy of the model and the control over the geometry during fabrication and erection were major contributors to the success of the Peace Bridge project.

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  • Panorama Tower - Reliable Modeling Helps to Avoid Mistakes

    Panorama Tower - Reliable Modeling Helps to Avoid Mistakes

    A number of new functions were utilized in the building information modeling environment implemented in the structural design to seek efficiency in both the site functions and building cost factors.

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