QUT La Boite Theatre

QUT La Boite Theatre

Watkins Steel was contracted by Shape Group to supply and install  structural steel for QUT La Boite Theatre at Kelvin Grove. The job required gantry framing in the theatre & foyer entry doorway.


  • Complex design
  • Awkwardness and size of the steel
  • Tight construction frame



  • Faro Focus 3D X 130 Laser Scanner
  • Telka Structures 3D Modeling Software
  • 3D point cloud model to check for clashes
  • Voortman V808 Coping Machine


“Myself and the team were very impressed with the performance of Watkins on the QUT Project – this has been noted around our office & QUT. Nothing was a problem for Tim and always delivered as promised. Look forward to working with you all on future projects.”

Tim Weihen, Project Manager, Shape Group

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Project Description

Client: Shape Group
Location: QUT Kelvin Grove
Year Completed: 2017