Structural steel detailing

At ABK, we believe that Structural Engineering Services requires knowledge of local industry standards, innovative thinking, extensive design experience and consistent training & development. We support our clients in conceptual, preliminary and detailed design projects maintaining international standards in quality and helping our clients reduce project schedules as well as ensure cost effectiveness.

Our Structural steel Detailing Typically Cover:

Structural Analysis:

3D and 2D analysis for framed, plate, shear wall and combined systems

Finite element analysis

Preliminary Structural Designs / Drawings:

Evaluation and selection of primary structural systems

Preliminary foundation layout

Preliminary analysis, establishing critical member sizes for preliminary elements

Primary framing drawings, with sizes of primary members only and indicative structural connection types

Preliminary assessment of floor vibration and building movement

Identify high risk / cost elements in structure

Preliminary input to Architect on architectural elements

Value Engineering

Detailed Structural Designs / Drawings:

Design basis and detailed structural analysis

Final Design of all primary and secondary structural elements

Drawings defining all structural elements, including plans, elevations, sections and details with adequate cross-referencing

Drawings of secondary framing members (stairs, canopies, platforms, walls, etc.)

Design of connection details or specifying connection forces

Construction sequences and positions of control / construction joints

Reinforcing details and bill of materials (if requirement)

Designs / Drawings for Building Foundation systems:

Isolated footings

Combined footings

Pile and caisson, Raft/Mat foundation

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