Industrial Digital Engineering & Design Services

DBM Vircon provides Structural, Mechanical, and Piping engineering, design, and consultancy services, from FEED and detail design through to the shop detailing phase of the project. Utilizing the DBM Global family of companies, DBM Vircon can provide an integrated turn-key approach to design and construction work packages within the minerals and mining, oil and gas, non-process infrastructure, and utility sectors.

Our team of highly experienced, industry-respected professionals can support projects both domestically and internationally within the Oceania, Asia, and North American regions.


  • FEED and Detailed Design
  • Integrated 3D Design and Detailing
  • Plant and Mechanical Layout
  • Structural Calculations and Studies
  • Piping Stress Analysis
  • Vendor & Equipment Selection
  • Tank and Vessel Engineering & Design
  • CFD & FEA
Industrial – Engineering and Design

Modularization and Modular Skids

DBM Vircon utilizes our wealth of knowledge from a design and fabrication perspective to provide inventive and applicable solutions for modular and skid-mounted packages such as smaller truckable modules, pipe racks, vendor skids, pre-assembled structures, and larger fabricated mega-modules.

These include modular facility layouts, precast and pre-assembly solutions, logistic solutions to fabrication and erection execution plans, and methods that can provide a plug-and-play approach to site works.


  • Detailed Engineering & Design
  • Modularization Feasibility Studies & Deliverables
  • Lifting & Transportation Studies
  • Vendor & Equipment Procurement

Tanks & Vessels

DBM Vircon provides engineering, design, and shop detailing services for above-ground tanks, thickeners, and pressure vessels. Designing to the latest standards such as API 620, API 650, and AWWA D100, we can provide end-to-end solutions and complete turn-key delivery services to various tanks and vessels across multiple industries. All engineering designs are delivered with high regard for US, Australian, and International Standards to align with compliance requirements.


  • Bulk Storage Tanks
  • Custom Designs
  • Foundation Design
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Elevated Tanks & Silos
  • Fixed & Floating Roofs
  • Pressure Vessels
  • Low-Temperature Cryogenic Tanks

Brownfields & Maintenance

Utilizing in-house experts, state-of-the-art surveying, point cloud hosting, and dimensional verification hardware and software, DBM Vircon takes a hands-on approach to brownfield and maintenance scopes to ensure critical interface work fronts are captured, designed, fabricated, and installed in a manner that eliminates or reduces on-site fabrication.

Leveraging the DBM Global umbrella of companies, we can provide a one-stop solution from the initial surveying phase to installation and completion.


  • 3D Laser Scanning & Design Modelling
  • Shop Detailing and Fabrication Deliverables
  • Dimensional verification
  • Heatmap & Tolerance report

Piping Design & Detailing

DBM Vircon offers a wide variety of piping design and detailing services, ranging from small stand-alone packages to major onshore and offshore energy and resource sector projects. Our design deliverables encompass site and plot plans, general arrangement drawings, vessel nozzle and orientation drawings, and underground piping and utility plans.

With customizable and fully traceable piping isometrics, we deliver models and drawings complete with material, commodity code, and weld traceability, as well as cut lengths, end preparation, and spool numbering details. Piping stress analysis is performed in accordance with local and international standards.


  • Integrated 3D Design and Detailing
  • Fabrication/Erection/Spool Isometrics
  • Customized & Unique Reporting
  • Material & Weld Traceability
Piping Design & Detailing - Industrial – Engineering & Design
Point Cloud - Industrial – Engineering & Design

Surveying & Point Cloud Modeling

We offer a variety of solutions for surveying, point cloud capture, and modeling services to assist with the delivery of both greenfields and brownfields scopes; remediation works, fabrication verification, decommissioning activities, training, and asset and facility management.

Post capture and hosting of the scans, we utilize industry-leading and in-house proprietary software to provide our clients with a model aligned to as-built site conditions to eliminate or remove site verification, fabrication, and installation time.


  • 3D Laser Scanning & Modelling
  • Cloud Based Point Cloud Hosting
  • Dimensional verification
  • Virtual trial assembly