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The SOTO Drafting team offers full design and drafting services from concept stage through to fully detailed workshop drawings. Outputs vary from 3D colour images, files for 3D printing, through to 2D line drawings for all industry sectors, specialising in the Manufacturing, Mining, Steelmaking & Refractory areas. We will help you with projects from full plant layout and design through to the detail design of individual components.

How We Can Help

With experience in a diverse range of projects, we are able to offer you design and drafting services from conceptual design through to fully detailed drawings. Design and drafting services can be supplied either at our own premises or a team can work on-site under your direction.

Our team strive to deliver you with a high standard of drafting whilst ensuring all our work complies to relevant Australian Standards. Whatever your need, we can adapt and work with you to reach your desired outcomes in a timely manner.

Our Capabilities

The SOTO Drafting team is proficient in the production of accurate and efficient drawings. Our design and drafting capability includes:

  • 2D layouts
  • Conversion from 2D to 3D
  • 3D modeling and visualisation
  • Prototype and conceptual design
  • Pneumatic diagrams
  • Fabrication or workshop drawings
  • Solid modeling
  • Scanning
  • Process flow diagrams (PFD)
  • Process and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID)
  • Design modification.

Our designers have a wealth of experienced in 3D design & detailing using:

  • Autodesk AutoCAD and Inventor
  • Bentley MicroStation
  • Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks.


  • Project drafting services from conceptual stage through to complete ‘as-built’ drawings
  • Secondment of skilled drafting resources on-site to engage with site engineers
  • Create 2D detailed, fabrication/workshop drawings from client 3D models
  • Create 2D engineering drawings (Civil, Structural & Mechanical)
  • Drafting compliance to AS1100
  • Drawing control and/or management of your drawing systems
  • Scanning or copying your existing hard copy drawings and building an electronic library for you.