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CONCEPTUAL DESIGN

On behalf of one of our customers, we produced a conceptual design for a new robotised conveyor belt system in the customer’s existing installation. We used a 3D scan to evaluate in practice once the new design had been executed. We placed the designs from the CAD software in this point cloud, which ensured that everyone involved in the project was aware of the impact, including operators,…

Bietentram

Based on an architect’s design, we created the detail design of the Bietentram (Sugar Beet Tram). This steel structure will become an ideal place for many passers-by to take a break, where the rich history of sugar and the old railway track “den IJzerenweg” will be explained. We created the construction drawings and made stability calculations for the beams and nodes. To improve efficiency, we…

POLYTEK CHOOSES ADVANCE STEEL

Werner Herbots, managing director of engineering firm Polytek, now works with the new software package Autodesk Advance Steel. Advance Steel aligns perfectly with the Autodesk BIM philosophy, and Werner firmly believes in the power of BIM, so he decided to purchase a licence. This means he is the first Advance Steel customer in the Benelux region.       The evolution to 3D Polytek was founded in…

Platform for a cooling tower

This is an existing situation, this is why we always start with an accurate measurement! With this information we started to design a new platform between the existing roof beams. We calculated the stability and also looked at the access to be able to perform maintenance in an efficient way.After The 3D review, we made the production drawings to be able to build the platform! We had a satisfied…

Well begun is half done!

Efficiency, BIM, cost-effective,... All terms that are very important in your process or project. Polytek believes that efficiency is the key, because very often an idea or basic engineering is designed in order to start completely from scratch at a detailed engineering later in the process. This is a time consuming and expensive way of working. Polytek prefers to use the money and time more…