Design & Detailing Software

The engineering department uses the latest versions of internationally renowned industry standard 3D and 2D software for designing and detailing. Kirby upholds its position at the cutting edge of the industry due to its commitment to quality and customer satisfaction. Skilled structural engineers using the very latest in computerized engineering design and detailing systems that permit the selection of the most economical, accurate and efficient framing and cladding systems.

The Design / Engineering Department is fully computerized, utilising the latest software packages to enable them to produce the most economical structures in the shortest time possible. The software packages most frequently used are:

Pakage Description Specifications/Codes
Design of rolled & Build – up Section BS 5950
Design of steel connections and comun base plates BS 5950

Design and estimating


Design of built-up sections


The Drafting office is also fully computerized and utilized the following main software packages:

Pakage Description
Preparation of GA Drawings & Fabrication Drawings – Miscellaneous Works
3D Modeling – Detailing of Connections, curved structures and angle towers – Automatic Generation of Fabrication Drawings, Production & Material Listings
3D Modeling – Detailing of Connections – Automatic Generation of Fabrication Drawings, Production & Material Listings


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