Advitech has been providing engineering consulting services in Newcastle and throughout Australia for over 25 years.

Our highly qualified engineers and experienced drafters have extensive knowledge of standards, codes of practice and comply with industry best practices.

We work closely with our customers to get the job done. Our approach is what makes us different and why customers choose us. We deliver them a better experience and the right results.

Theatre and Performance Venues

Our chartered engineers provide mechanical and structural engineering services to theatres and performance venues. Our services also include design and drafting, functional safety and energy audits.

Engineering Services

  • Independent third party verification of mechanical devices such as hoists, winches, lifting beams, platform lifts and other moving or stationary plant
  • Computer-based analysis and simulations including linear and non-linear finite element analysis, dynamic and fatigue analysis
  • Audits and opinions with respect to Australian Standards and industry codes such as AS1418 series, AS4991 and AS3990 (mechanical steelwork)
  • Building and structural assessments including condition audits, pressure or wind loading calculations, foundation checks and BCA advice
Our Tools
  • Inventor Suite
  • Strand7 FEA
  • MathCAD

Project Examples

  • Mechanical design audit of new fixed installation hoist above the stage area
  • Hoist certifications
  • Mechanical design audit and certification of new hand operated hoist product
  • Structural analysis and certification of acrobat suspension points, to be installed in existing school theatre
  • Plant design registration for orchestra lifts
  • Design and drafting for chain hoist mounting to existing structures with lifting beam and diverters

Specialist services

  • TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineers provide specialised risk assessment services including verification of third party designs as part of registration
  • Level 1, 2 or 3 energy audits as defined by Australian Standards AS3598

Venue Experience

  • Conrad Jupiters Casino
  • The Sydney Opera House
  • Nepean High School
  • National Museum Canberra
  • Her Majesty's Theatre Ballarat

Advitech chartered engineers provide certification for theatre equipment

Advitech provides chartered engineering services to theatres and performing venues

Advitech provides engineering certification for theatres and performing venues