Software used: Autodesk Advance Steel
Project location: Exmouth, England
Design Office: Specialised Steelwork Ltd
Entrance bridges, entrance canopies, 3 straight flight internal staircases, 2 internal winder staircases. 5 2nd floor balconies, 1 1st floor balcony, 4 1st floor balconies with spiral staircase to ground floor. Third floor glass terrace balustrade following curve of building and increasing in height around tight curve at one end.
Robert Merriman, Detail Draughtsman at Specialised Steelwork Ltd: "All the modeling features of Advance Steel allowed us to detail 7 complex architectural elements of the project including external spiral staircases and facetted and curved terrace balustrading. The project explorer and phasing functions ensured that the project could be broken down and separated into the various components."