Procurement and office
GWS have a capable in-house front office team supporting all aspects of the business from procurement, estimation, documentation and full management of the process.
Our experienced estimation team assemble detailed quotes that accurately reflect the cost of documentation, methods, design, drafting, fabrication and installation of a wide range of projects.
Our team are experts in building industry compliant documentation including quality, environment, traceability, sustainability and occupational health and safety management.
Drafting and Design
GWS is proficient in drafting your specific requirements and utilising them as part of the design and fabrication process. Our dedicated draftsman work with plan drawings and accurate 3D site survey’s to create 3D structures and environments.
We can geolocate models and designs to the terrain, and generate accurate installation drawings required for site works.
The GWS project management team supervises every step in the project, ensuring delivery in a timely fashion. GWS’ origins began at the bottom of the chain in construction and understands what it takes to manage a project to completion.
GWS offers all types of solutions to our Clients, and that a lot of the time results in the supply of Contracted scope outside of our Primary supply Products, we pride ourselves at GWS that we take on more than we primarily offer sometimes as a solution to our clients and how they sometimes need to enclose more than what most suppliers offer. We see this as another opportunity of growth.
GWS are experts in structural steel who produce high quality results. We have fabricated and installed large structures for state infrastructure projects for both rail and road.
GWS has a wealth of technical experience in low tolerance Fabrications and understand the implications those weldments can deliver if processed incorrectly. Architectural Steel Supply requires large amounts of design, forethought and development of methodologies to mitigate potential damage to expensive materials and their coatings. This goes hand in hand with the vast mobile crane industry experience we also possess.
GWS strives to be known as the best and expect nothing other than the best from our team and honest outcomes for our clients.
GWS has a great wealth of experience delivering quality handrails and stainless detail. We have many examples of the attention to detail required to produce a high quality result.
Workshop and Fabrications
Our dedication to providing a quality product is why we fabricate the majority of our products in house. From having the best tools with the ability to perform the largest range of welds and handle most steel fabrication, to being able to apply a range of protective coating systems to our fabrications. Our workshop and fabrication team have a broad range of skills that cover almost every job.
Workshop Quality Management
The GWS workshop quality management system ensures steel is procured in a timely manner, that all steel fabrication produced in the factory meets our exacting standards and are manufactured to specification. The final phase of protective coatings, where required, are checked to ensure they meet the required standard of thickness as according to the supplier datasheet.
GWS conducts all our fabrications within our premises, we operate within a 2000sqm factory that houses a 12ton overhead crane that spans the entire working areas. Minto is a perfect logistical hub for our company and your business as we have plenty of local supply support where and when needed. Our premises has no issues loading or unloading trucks/semi’s and where 4 min from the M5 highway.
Blasting and Painting
GWS has the ability to perform all blasting and painting in house. We have the capability of applying DULUX Epoxy Protective Systems to steel, ensuring long term protection of structures. We carry out all atmospheric Monitoring, Traceability and Quality documentations, thickness testing during and after applications and conduct third party independent assessments of each coat, thus ensuring a guaranteed quality result every time.
Performing surface coat protection in-house means we can paint all your project assets big or small, with short lead-times.
Our dedication to providing a quality product means we can fabricate the majority of our products in house. From having the best tools with the ability to perform the largest range of welds and handle most steel fabrication, to being able to apply a range of protective coating systems to our fabrications. Our workshop and fabrication team have a broad range of skills that cover almost every job.
GWS employs project engineers with significant industry experience, managing all technical aspects of the project. Our engineers liaise with the client, contractors and factory. They coordinate their time in both the factory and onsite, overseeing all aspects of the job. Our project engineers guarantee the job is completed on schedule and on budget, whilst ensuring safety.
GWS has the inhouse capacity to provide our own surveying and As-builts, We use state of the art surveying equipment to measure your intended steel location in a 3D space, we use those control points and model your structures within them, once you have reviewed and approved our drafting/design we can then nest the 3D structure in Realtime on-site to define our exact hold down locations and end points. If you require we can provide the As-built of our installation upon completion of works
GWS believes in the success in communication across all facets of life, we endeavour to create good relations no matter where or who we engage with, GWS values the importance of humbleness in all our communication and we rely on honest and open communication with our partners and clients, GWS is a company looking for sustainability and growth and not at the expense of other businesses demise, we are understanding and encourage open honest communication and seek for long term relations.
Our services are our reputation and image to the construction site, GWS closely monitors the proficiency and conductivity of our employees working onsite and uphold the highest respect for safety and the interest of all party’s -good quality, timely and safe- , if an employee can not work with the understanding of those key elements they cannot continue to work within GWS.
GWS has built a team of welders and fabricators who can operate on any site in all working conditions. We respect the requirements of our clients and the other suppliers onsite. Steel fabrication can be dangerous if inappropriately managed or conducted. The safety of everyone is paramount to our operations and our personnel conduct themselves accordingly.
GWS has built a team of steel installers required for our products and supply agreements. GWS have great relations with other steel fabricators and provide our services to them also where possible. Where they have assisted GWS, we do our best to make ourselves available to those whom have supported us.
We enjoy collaboration with other businesses so please get in touch if you need or wish to work with another like minded organisation.
From core cut holes within (carpeted) new office fit-outs on the 27th floor Phillip St Sydney to penetrations through walls at Central Station, GWS has a wealth of experience in concrete and stone core cutting. GWS has installed thousands of metres of balustrading and handrails and have core drilled every 1.5m of that amount!
Handrails and balustrades can be found in all types of environments and you can bet GWS has delivered in that type of area.
GWS has a great reputation of core drilling and is capable of core cutting and drilling up to 500mm in diameter and depths of up to 1m safely with minimum mess.