Structural Steel Detailing Services
Comprehensive & quality structural steel detailing services
with lower costs than any other competitor.
From fabricators, contractors, and designers to structural engineers, having comprehensive solutions for steel detailing needs is crucial. For over a decade PMI has provided clients with services to suit their steel detailing needs. By only implementing the latest available software and technology, we are able to produce the most up to date and accurate drawings for our clients, saving time and money during construction. Our team of professionals are trained to provide only the highest quality of service and exceed expectations.
Benefits Of Choosing PMI
Steel Detailing services facilitate pre-installation structure analysis and assist in preparation of your projects. Its accuracy allows for a better-quality steel structure and reduction in time and cost.
- Accelerate your schedule to allow fabricators, contractors, and designers to begin working with engineers earlier in the project lifecycle.
- Errors are more easily identified before final documents are printed, reducing change orders.
- Work can begin prior to final contracts, potentially eliminating weeks from your schedule.
- This also allows the first sequence to be ready for fabrication before hiring fabricators.
- Reduce the costs of steel, fabrication, and wasted time.
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Early Steel Detailing Process
- Input data using SDS2 / Revit
- First Check of model
- Convert to deliverable plans
- Second Check
- Send drawings for approval
- Paper Check while waiting for approval
- Complete package combining approval and QC is sent
- Fourth Check and QC
Each PMI steel detailer has at least seven years’ experience and are constantly learning new tactics. At PMI we believe that the quality of our work is linked to the individuals we hire. is skilled in state-of-the-art software and provides suggestions for time and money saving alterations to current construction.
- Modular Structures
- Industrial Structures
- Commercial Buildings
- Institutional Buildings
- Residential Buildings
- Foundation Structures
Technology & Software
Download a sample of our Steel Detailing and Erection Sheets
Extensive Steel Detailing, including Cylindrical Structures: Zug Island Boiler
Using SDS2 software, PMI modelers created a 3D model of an existing cylindrical structure and its components based on measurements provided by the customers on-site engineer. The model was used to ensure accurate final fabrication details, and precision shop drawings were created for construction. With the detailed models and drafts, the client upgraded their equipment by adding steel beams and columns, stairs and handrails, ladders and safety ladder cages, allowances for pipes, platforms, and specified fasteners based on on-site engineers' requirements...
University of Michigan Steel Detailing Construction Rendering
In the University of Michigan’s efforts to remove outdated infrastructure, a 3-story boiler was removed from one of the campus buildings. This left a large hole in the structure that needed to be filled to create walkable floors for storage and new energy options. To create new floors, new concrete and steel beams would need to be added to the structure. PMI was commissioned to provide steel detailing drawings of the space to construction engineers. PMI facilitated the technical steel detailing drawings utilizing existing blueprints, point cloud technology acquired by FARO Laser Scanners, Faro WebShare, and SDS2…
Steel Detailing Services/Capabilities
- Stair Plan and Elevations
- Assembly Drawings
- Beams Drawing
- Columns Drawing
- Anchor Bolt Drawing
- Template Drawing
- Handrails & Guard Rails Drawings
- Ladders Drawing
- Stair Stringers Drawings
- Deck & Grating Assembly Drawing
- Bracings Drawing
- Part Drawings
- Columns Drawing
- Shop / Fabrication Drawings
- Structural Steel Detailing
- Erection drawings
- Anchor Bolt Plan Drawing
- Anchor Bolt Details Drawing
- Erection & Framing Plan Drawings
- Frame Elevation Drawing
- Enlarge Details & Sections Drawing
PMI’s goal is to be a top steel detailing provider. We only employ highly skilled individuals to ensure our clients receive the highest level of service. Our quality control meets all the requirements of the National Institute of Steel Detailing Quality Procedures Program Certification including NISD, QPP, and AISC.
PMI is a fully insured, US-based company.
Markets that Benefit from Steel Detailing Services
- Industrial Manufacturing
- Power and Utilities
- Sporting Event Centers
- Commercial Structures
- Multi-residential Structures
- Bridge Construction
- Aerospace and Airports
- Automotive Manufacturing
Expert Steel Detailers
At PMI, we take pride in our team of experienced steel detailers, each with a minimum of seven years of hands-on experience. Our detailers are constantly honing their skills and learning new techniques. We believe that the quality of our work is directly tied to the caliber of individuals we employ. Our detailers are proficient in the latest software and are equipped to offer cost and time-saving suggestions to construction processes.