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BCSA

We had a great time catching up with everyone at the BCSA meeting in Kilkenny and are delighted to have presented “efficient steel fabrication by STRUMIS”. It is always a pleasure to showcase the benefits that STRUMIS products can bring to the steel fabrication industry to a room of professionals. STRUMIS connects, streamlines and simplifies all of your steel fabrication projects and resources reducing errors and increasing efficiency by providing complete project traceability; to save you time and money. For more information visit www.strumis.com

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Triangle Ltd

We are pleased to announce that Triangle Ltd have chosen STRUMIS as their MRP software solution and have implemented it into their business.

Triangle Ltd are expert steel fabricators with years of experience in the trade. Offering full design and consultation services, as well as the manufacturing and installation of quality steel products which are bespoke to their customers’ requirements. Which conform to CE and CHAS standards.

The STRUMIS training was conducted at our headquarters in Derby where Jerry and Zane were taken through the STRUMIS system with our training engineers. The training was so effective that by the last afternoon of training Jerry and Zane actually produced a fully finished proposal and presented it to a potential customer.

The key element to our success in the training program are the training engineers themselves, all our trainers have worked in the steel industry and have also used STRUMIS in real-life business scenarios. Ensuring our trainers can share their experience with our new STRUMIS customers and guide them through the system to benefit from a quick return on investment.

To see all of the benefits that STRUMIS can bring to your company visit www.strumis.com

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SISCOL

 

STRUMIS welcomes SISCOL India on board the STRUMIS wagon of world class steel fabricators using STRUMIS Management Information Software for Steel Fabrication Management.

Having implemented SAP B1 as the Enterprise Resource Planning Software for the group, SISCOL have decided to integrate it with STRUMIS for better material management, effective utilisation of scrap and remnants and tracking their material through bar coding. Here is a brief introduction about SISCOL India:

India’s construction sector, at present, is witnessing a major change as it is progressively opting for steel structure based construction solutions in lieu of RCC system – much the same way as major developed countries like the US, Japan, Korea, China and Europe have done during their years of major infrastructure growth.

Steel based construction, apart from offering higher strength solution, enable completion in a much shorter time and also give technical flexibility for complex construction. A substantial part of these structures are factory manufactured and assembled at ground level to enable rapid installation at site. The manpower, as well as area required at site, required for steel based structure is also considerably less compared to RCC construction.

Indian steel structure industry is still in its infancy but with increasing local availability of rolled and fabricated structures, the industry is set to grow exponentially in the years to come. While several small and medium fabricators already exist, none of them possess complete capability to meet the full customer needs and engage with stakeholders like Developers, Architects and Contractors for achieving optimal solution.

SISCOL pioneered by a group of visionary & experienced veterans of India’s Steel and Construction industry, entered into a “Technical Service Agreement” with iconic Yongnam Engineering and Construction Limited of Singapore to provide state-of-art and complete end-to-end solutions as a part of their value proposition.

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Northern Weldarc

We are delighted to announce that Northern Weldarc have purchased and started to implement STRUMIS and BINREVIEW into their business.

Northern Weldarc Ltd needed to leverage new and emerging technologies in order drive their performance in the Fabrication industry.  NWL engaged in a thorough research of all fabrication ERP and BIM technologies, to which STRUMIS and BIMREVIEW provided the best solution for NWL due to the fact that the system’s functionalities are centric to steel production and is customising to different operation environments.  STRUMIS provides NWL with the ability to synergize core operational activities within Engineering & Design, Drafting, Estimating, Supply Chain Management, Production, Accounting, Project Management, Document Management, and HR Management.

Northern Weldarc Ltd have commented “STRUMIS and BIMREVIEW gave us the ability to get a job to the shop floor within a day of the job being given the green light to fabricate.” Which especially helped with their work on the Edmonton Police Station (EPS) Northwest Campus.

This project involved the construction of a new Northwest Campus facility for the Edmonton Police Service (EPS).  The Campus will bring together five key EPS facilities into one synergetic whole. The unique design will establish a presence into the city from the north that will create an urban edge in the surrounding community. The intent of the design is both to provide EPS with the infrastructure it needs to deliver its mission and to express the core values of EPS in built form.

With the implementation of STRUMIS, NWL was able to utilise STRUMIS modules to correlate operational activities from the design and engineering & drafting of the building, materials management, to steel production.

Within BIMREVIEW, NWL was able to load the building model into the system that allowed our engineering & drafting team to efficiently produce drawings required for the building entirely. Drawings that were produced were then loaded into STRUMIS which was then utilised by the procurement and production team to produce Bill of Materials for procurement and create production schedules.

For more information on the benefits of BIMREVIEW visit http://www.bim-review.com/

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Model Data

BIMREVIEW is the tried, tested and trusted 3D model project review tool for steel fabricators, which is free with every STRUMIS licence.

BIMREVIEW is able to provide a multitude of advanced model data providing you with a competitive edge in the planning process. Giving you access to advanced 4D planning tools: delivery schedules, erection plans and maintenance timetables. While also linking plans to real 3D geometry providing greater clarity.

For more information on the benefits of BIMREVIEW visit http://www.bim-review.com/

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StruServices

In need of change: Steve Blurton from StruServices, who specialise in Subcontract 3D steel detailing, tells us of their main problems prior to BIMREVIEW: “Localisation of models in a single environment was a big issue for us. The fact that BIMREVIEW allowed us to bring multiple models together from lots of different authoring systems, especially Revit® and Tekla®, meant that we’d be able to gain the ‘bigger picture’ we were looking for on our larger projects.”

Before BIMREVIEW was implemented, Steve says the team were working with printed drawings, the issues were evident, Steve explains: “Multiple views and details within drawings would need to be generated for referencing. This all added valuable time and increased cost to each project.”

“Along with the multiple file import interfaces, we found the most useful tools to be the clash detect feature, the IFC export and the ability to add our own data to models”, says Steve. BIMREVIEW’s clash detect gave much more control than other systems in the capability to define exact tolerances for clashes and also set up processes for dealing with the individual clashes within the system.

BIMREVIEW helped StruServices enormously when handing over a model to the customer they have found that being able to add their own documents to items within the model is a key benefit that they’ve made lots of practical use of, as Steve explains: “This helped out enormously when handing over a model to the customer for facilities management purposes. We were able to attach things to the model, like maintenance schedules and specification sheets, which previously would have had no association to a 3D model.”

Steve tells us they have several large upcoming projects for which they will be using the features of BIMREVIEW fully. “Being able to collect these different model types in a single environment and then produce a single IFC file from that is a real benefit”, says Steve. StruServices tell us they will also be paying particular interest to upcoming new releases as BIMREVIEW’s features have made a genuine and positive difference to their office and overall business efficiency.

So, would StruServices recommend BIMREVIEW? Steve’s answer is clear…

“Most definitely! Being able to easily collaborate on a project whilst, at the same time, being able to add data to that project is the reason we will be continuing to use BIMREVIEW.”

For more information on the benefits of BIMREVIEW visit http://www.bim-review.com/

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Innovative Visualisation

BIMREVIEW is the tried, tested and trusted 3D model project review tool for steel fabricators, which is free with every STRUMIS licence.

BIMREVIEW visualises data contained within a model, allowing you to; colour code models to see different categories of data, create labels for selected information, apply realistic material images and create custom fly-through animations. BIMREVIEW even exports models to Google Earth – for advanced environment visualisation. Whatever your visual requirements, BIMREVIEW provides the solution.

For more information on the benefits of BIMREVIEW visit http://www.bim-review.com/

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3D Model Tools

BIMREVIEW is the tried, tested and trusted 3D model project review tool for steel fabricators, which is free with every STRUMIS licence.

BIMREVIEW provides you with easy to use yet advanced 3D navigation tools. They also allow you to bring models from different project partners from various CAD systems into one space and then intelligently positions them.

For more information on the benefits of BIMREVIEW visit http://www.bim-review.com/

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Model Interrogation Tools

BIMREVIEW is the tried, tested and trusted 3D model project review tool for steel fabricators, which is free with every STRUMIS licence.

BIMREVIEW’s model interrogation tools are able to access data inside models: from simple item enquiries to advance measuring systems, integrated drawings and CAM (NC) viewers. Allowing you to quickly find required items within a project.

For more information on the benefits of BIMREVIEW visit http://www.bim-review.com/

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Tekla User Day – Dubai

STRUMIS are pleased to be presenting at the Tekla Middle East Users’ Day 2018 in Dubai.

This year the TUD will cover 2 days with the theme Truly Construable and will feature great educational and informative sessions, where attendees can learn more about the software.

Mr Mohsin Khan, will be presenting at the event to discuss the benefits that STRUMIS is bringing to the steel fabrication industry.

The event will allow you to interact on a one-on-one basis with both the STRUMIS and Tekla Middle East teams and learn about major features.

Click the below link to register your attendance for the event.

Register