Engaging with government, commercial, industrial and custom designed residential markets, service delivery lies at the heart of our structural engineering service. Respect for project commitments delivers on time, fast and reliable engineering solutions. We provide clients with an informed, centralised point of contact and work with you to innovate on cost conscious and time favourable designs.
Our fast turnaround schematic designs undergo an innovative design review process, realising every job as a customised, economical solution. Viewing the job as a whole means issues can be identified immediately, designs improved, and substantial cost savings achieved. We value our clients’ opinions and questions on the designs, bringing an open mind to every problem.
Intrax Structural is involved from initial conceptual design development through to the final construction issue structural documentation and specifications. We recognise the importance of coordination between disciplines in our multidisciplinary organisation. The structural design is closely scrutinised to confirm conformance with other elements of the building design.
Multi-Occupancy Residential Developments
From small two unit sub-division developments to large scale multi-unit estates, Intrax engineers are involved from site evaluation, conceptual design providing the most economical foundation solution, structural design and on site supervision during construction.
Multi-Storey Residential Apartments
Intrax has extensive experience in the design of multi-storey residential apartments including specialist design of car parking in basements. Intrax can provide creative structural solutions to problematic sites including the use of car stackers to maximize car parking layouts. Intrax is also using modern building developments such as AFS wall construction techniques to expedite the construction process of load bearing wall elements using the latest building products technological solutions. In providing the most economical solutions, analysis is performed using the latest finite element structural design software.
Intrax has experience in the design of multi-storey office developments ensuring an efficient use of structure to maximise floor space whilst minimising the use of structural materials. We work closely with our Clients ensuring the proposed development is achieving the intended function thereby maximising the rental returns. Intrax structural can also provide post-tensioned slab solutions to minimise slab thicknesses to reduce constructions costs.
Industrial developments form one of our core areas of expertise. Our extensive knowledge in industrial developments ensures an efficient use of materials and also expedites the design process. Intrax has extensive experience in designing warehouses and factories and are always targeted to providing an optimum solution to our Client.
Custom Designed Residential Houses
A core area of our expertise lies within the residential house building environment. We have extensive experience in the construction of individual houses or multi-unit developments on problematic ground conditions. We cater for the design of individually architecturally designed houses with challenging features including large open plan car park basements to architecturally striking cantilevered structures, swimming pools and so forth.
Intrax Structural has numerous high volume house builders as Clients. To be able to work with the leading house builders of Australia requires a high degree of ingenuity ensuring that our designs remain economical. Intrax Structural is dedicated in keeping up with the latest building techniques and advances ensuring we continue to be the forerunners in residential developments.
Independent verification of design services are also offered by Intrax Structural. The review of structural designs by a third party independent engineer ensures the detection of design shortcomings prior to the construction of the development. Any design changes, improvements or rectifications proposed by Intrax are advised to the Client in order to achieve an optimum designed solution.
Intrax Structural also provides site supervision services, ensuring that the construction of the development is in accordance with the certified design documents. This provides a degree of confidence to the Client that the developments constructions in accordance with standard building practices.