• Hydraulics - Roof Drainage Systems

    Residential Eaves Gutters - Compliance with NCC2016 and AS/NZS 3500. Calculations of overflow capacities through front slots in gutters Overflow capacities of gutters through back gap Back gap spacers to increase gutter overflow capacity Flow capacities of roofing sheets - corrugated and other profiles Flow capaci...

  • Mechanical Engineering

    We provide the following services in Mechanical Engineering in Queensland. Design & Drafting Product Design & Evaluation Design for Manufacture Safe Load Tables Load Testing Forensics & Failure Analysis Vibration & Fatigue Analysis Vehicle Hoists and Platforms Gantry Cranes ...

  • Structural engineering

    In Structural engineering, we specialize in the analysis of steel, aluminium and other metal structures.  A computer model of the structure is prepared and loads are applied to the model.  The stresses, displacement and the natural frequency of the structure can be obtained.  We simulate the loading conditions the structure would ...

  • Cable Structures

    Cables provide an alternative method of construction.  Lightweight and flexible structures can be built using cables and structural steel or aluminium.  Cables are used in structures spanning large distances.  They are used in the construction of large span roof girders, shell-like roofs and shade structures. ...

  • Steel House Framing

    Steel House Framing Light weight steel is commonly used in framing residential properties.  The steel used can vary from 0.42 to 0.95mm base metal thickness.  Wall panels, roof trusses and floor panels are generally fabricated in factories.  Light weight panels can be handled by 2 persons and do not require the hire of cranes ...

  • Mechanical Design and Drafting Services

    We provide a Mechanical Design & Drafting Service.  Whether you have an existing product or prototype which you want to be drawn up or whether you have concept sketches of a product for which you want manufacturing drawings we can assist you....

  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)

    Finite Element Analysis (FEA) is a design analysis tool.  There is large range of software which use FEA for engineering analysis.  Some of the software we use for stress analysis include the following:      >    SpaceGass      >    SolidWorks Simulatio...

  • Vibration and Failure Analysis

    Vibration & Failure Analysis Plant and equipment are subject to vibration forces caused by wind, operating machinery, vehicles and other random forces. We specialize in investigating structural failures in your products and equipment.  We can set up strain gauges and record the vibrations the equipment is subjected to.  We ...

  • Forensics Expert Witness Reports

    We can investigate the causes of structural failures.  Structural failures can be caused by inadequate design, vibrations, fatigue, accidents and overloading.  We will carry out a structural analysis of the structure and determine the stresses and deformation of the structure under varied loading conditions.  We can also determine...

  • Crane Inspection Services

    Cranes have to be inspected at regular intervals to ensure that they continue to be safe to operate.  The Queensland codes of practice require that cranes have to be inspected  at frequent inetervals and after 10 years of service.  The 10 year inspection is a major one. Regular inspections are required  is to ensure that the ...

  • Crane Repairs

    We supervise the repairs of cranes.  We ensure that all repairs are done to the relevant codes of practice and Australian Standards.  After the repairs and tests have been completed we review the repairs and test reports and determine whether the cranes are safe to be put back into service.  An engineering certificate is prepared ...

  • Non Destructive Testing (NDT)

    Non Destructive Testing NDT Fernandes & Associates ensures the integrity of the products and their processes, such as crane maintaining services in the most cost effective way. Fernandes &Associates provides a full suite of non destructive testing solutions, including computed tomography, radiography, remote visual inspection, ha...

  • Quality Management Systems - ISO 9001

    Quality Management Systems to ISO 9001 We provide consultancy services in quality management systems to ISO 9001. ISO 9001is implemented by companies and organizations in over 180 countries. ISO 9001 is based on the number of quality management principles including the motivation and commitment of top management. ISO 9001 is basically a ...

  • Workplace Health and Safety

    Workplace Health Safety Systems Fernandes & Associates assists its clients to develop healthy, safe, and motivated workplaces. The health, safety and well being of our workforce is essential for a successful and sustainable business. We will provide you with engineering solutions to develop a safe workplace for your employees. Effect...