Engineering & Design

A well designed façade plays a large role in determining a project’s value, appearance, performance and the designers expression.

Architectural Panel Systems expertise in façades allows us to effectively choose a material and product that we recommend would be best suited to your projects location and environmental factors. As part of our fabrication service, our staff also offer their time and experience to you to assist with the selection of your façade system. This includes profile selection, material options, colour scheme, panel sizes and more. Ultimately, the final decision is made by the client, but our input and recommendations are most welcome to guide you. Whether you are and architect, designer, engineer, builder or general contractor, Architectural Panel Systems are here to offer our services to inspire, contribute, guide and support you in your project.

Our staff and associates specialise in the design, engineering and fabrication of all kinds of metal façades, where we assist with challenging designs and take each individual projects requirements into consideration.  We offer full CAD based drawings, 2D and 3D drafting of panels, flashings, bracketry, framing and fixing methods.

We work closely with architects, building designers, builders, product designers, home owners and tradesmen to create innovative and unique facades with all kinds of materials, with our design emphasis being on durability and quality.

Our range of façade engineering services covers projects from small residential, right through to the largest of commercial projects.

Upon enquiring about our design and engineering services, we can initially discuss your overall façade budget before beginning works if required. This process helps immediately narrow down our options to find the most economical system for the specified budget, to ensure all clients, with budgets small and large can achieve their desired look, one way or another. This is where our staffs creative thinking and design skills play an important role, as we understand that all designs must be appealing, aesthetic and perform well within the agreed budget.

The benefit of working with Architectural Panel Systems is not only can we arrange to design and engineer your façade, we are also fabricators, so you can ensure everything designed will be manufactured by Architectural Panel Systems, as we have the greatest understanding of our own range of designed systems, so you can continue to work with us right from design stage through to completion of the manufactured façade. This helps us reach the full potential of the façade on each project. We are a beginning to end solution for all metal façades.

To complement our engineering and design, we also provide a full scale, fabricated prototype modelling service to demonstrate fixing methods, panel detail, flashing detail and more.

Architectural Panel Systems has a proven success record in converting the ideas of Architects, Designers and Builders from a vision or thought into a reality.

Engineering & Design Services

  • Façade Design
  • Façade Engineering
  • Material Selection
  • System / Profile Advice
  • Specification
  • Fabrication
  • Installation
  • CAD
  • 2D & 3D Drafting
  • Detailed Installation Drawings
  • Fabrication Drawings
  • Prototype Modelling
  • Budget Consultation
  • On Site Supervision
  • Final Inspection & Approval