Drafting Team Leader
James is a Drafting Team Leader with extensive structural drafting experience within the residential, industrial, commercial, retail, community and winery sectors throughout Australia.
Certificate 4 in Structural Design
Triaxial Consulting, Sydney NSW
Costin Roe Consulting, Sydney NSW
Klemzig Village, SA
A large multi-storey medical centre that was constructed largely from full height precast concrete walls, suspended bondek slabs & steel framing:
Drafting and documentation of new construction.
Detail of load bearing precast panel walls hung off the side of a suspended concrete floor.
Collaboration with architect to achieve desired steel trussed fascia’s being used for signage and aesthetics.
Careful collaboration with relevant sectors to ensure columns are avoiding critical areas.
Domestic Residential Development, Longueville NSW
A high-end, 3 storey residential development situated on Sydney’s coastline. The project involved demolition of the existing structure, large excavations (up to 7m) into natural ground and construction of the new residence including over a large cantilevered balcony:
Design and documentation of excavation and new build.
Collaboration with the geo-technical engineer.
Dincel walls were used for waterproofing benefits.
Collaboration with post-tension designers for first floor slab.
Detailing of internal stair design with steel & stone treads. cantilevered off concrete wall.
Due to the complicated nature of the project, close involvement was needed with the builders throughout construction to meet client needs and changes.
Barossa Cellar Wine Interpretive Centre, Barossa Valley SA
Barossa Cellar Wine Interpretive Centre was a large premium structure constructed largely from stone, steel and concrete:
Collaboration with architect and careful detailing approach to achieve long open spans with thin multi-pitch roofing.
Bespoke timber features requiring out the box design and detailing.
Large areas of polished concrete floors which required 2-pour raft construction to maximise crack control.
The structure was cut into the natural ground with integrated full height pre-cast concrete retaining walls.
Commercial & Retail
Community, Sport & Recreation
Health, Aged Care & Education
Materials Handling & Winery Design
CIVIL Design / Drafting
Finished surface profiles
Kerb and pavement
STRUCTURAL DESIGN / DRAFTING
Concrete – precast
Concrete – reinforced
Concrete – slabs & footings
Masonry – clay
Shop detailing checking
Timber / timber - framing
WHS – white card