Drafting Team Leader
Frank is a Drafting Team Leader and Civil and Structural Drafter. Frank has extensive experience in industrial & commercial drafting, project management, site inspections, shop drawing approval, apprentice mentoring, drafting resource managing, client design meetings, rope access inspections.
Diploma of Engineering (Structural)
Triaxial Consulting, Sydney NSW
Costin Roe Consulting, Sydney NSW
Bunnings Warehouse, Edwardstown SA
Proposed Bunnings warehouse on a limited site required a suspended building to allow carparking under:
Nonstandard steelwork sizes and connection .
Suspended warehouse detailing.
Complex steelwork detailing for pre-engineered structure, suspended precast panel walls, and shade sail posts on composite floor structure. Close communications with engineer on design and detailing and reviewing of workshop drawings.
Marrickville Freezers, Moorebank NSW
Demolition of existing warehouse with site retaining issues to be resolved. Southern boundary retained by neighbouring building walls; western boundary retained by deteriorating batter:
Part storage warehouse part freezer/chiller.
Retained site along two boundary lines.
Asbestos from site was a financial issue to remove. This was resolved by containing a below ground contaminated fill section within the proposed building footprint. Restricted access to southern boundary due to existing neighbouring building. A reinforced earth wall was detailed to remove the load off existing building and allow construction in stages.
Multi Warehouse and Office Complex, Ottoway SA
Double building with multiple warehouses within full height precast panel structure was proposed, all warehouses containing office mezzanines:
Double building with multiple warehouse.
Full height load bearing precast panel walls.
Complex architectural roof design, with each warehouse having its own roof slope within the building. Each warehouse was framed and braced within the full height precast panel walls however keeping the structural design simple for constructability purposes.
Kapunda Supermarket, Old Adelaide Road Kapunda SA
Proposed supermarket with partial precast panel walls, roof plant platform, internal freezer rooms, external plan area:
Detailed structural drafting.
Complex roof structure + roof plant platform.
Complex architectural roof design with multiple gables and ridges and roof plant platform, partial building retaining. In depth structural detailing was required to ensure all connections were documented. Precast panel walls designed to retain external levels; roof structure designed to support precast
Commercial & Retail
REMEDIAL / STRATA
STRUCTURAL DESIGN / DRAFTING
Concrete – pre-cast
Concrete - reinforced
Concrete – slabs & footings
Concrete – steel composite
Masonry – concrete
Shop detailing checking
CIVIL DESIGN / DRAFTING
Finished surface profiles
Kerb & pavement
CONFINED SPACE / ROPE ACCESS
Rope access facade
Structural survey of building facades
Structures & confined spaces (including mines)
WHS – white card