Welcome to Detail Connect

ABOUT US

At Detail Connect our highly professional and dedicated detailing team have 30+ years of combined industry experience.  We specialise in detailing buildings including residential, rural, commercial, industrial and design build with the use of Tekla Structures.

Please check out some of our recent projects, or don’t hesitate to contact us directly for a no obligation quote, or discussion about your project requirements.

Luke Fahey

Luke Fahey

Director / Tekla Detailing Technician

Luke’s professional background in the steel detailing industry spans over 12 years. Originally from Otago, Luke began his career with Mechanical Engineering studies then first detailing at Calder Stewart, after training in Brisbane on Tekla Structures.

With a passion for people, technology and construction, Luke went on to work for Alan Reay Consultants in Christchurch and then Jensen Steel Fabricators in Tauranga.

In 2013 Luke completed a Diploma in Construction Management at the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic. Detail Connect Limited was formed in 2012.

Luke enjoys keeping up with the latest changes in technology, always seeking new and innovative programs, apps and software and applying them to the industry.

Luke loves living in the Bay of Plenty with his wife and two young children on their lifestyle block in near Te Puke. If he has any spare time, this is often spent with weekends away in the Bedford house bus, diving, fishing, mountain biking and family time.

Alex Coenen

Alex Coenen

Tekla Detailing Technician

Alex joined Detail Connect Limited in 2014 as a trainee detailer on Tekla Structures and is quickly becoming very competent at detailing steel.

Originally from the Bay of Plenty, Alex has a background in computing and fabrication work for Metal Image in Tauranga. He holds a Diploma in Computing and Network Support from Avonmore Tertiary Academy and a certificate in welding Level 3 giving Alex a ground foundation to do well as a detailer.

Outside of work Alex can be found renovating his home in Tauranga or working on his 1981 Toyota Starlet Drift Car. Sporting a turbo charged Nissan Engine pushing 350HP Alex competes in grass roots meets around the North Island when he can.

Elwic Jonck

Elwic Jonck

Tekla Detailing Technician

Elwic’s international detailing experience starts in his home country South Africa, where he lived and worked. Starting his career at a mine doing general drafting, he then met his now wife and moved to NZ in 2007. Elwic was then given the opportunity to move into his specialty, structural steel detailing. Working for BDS Vircon, he gained experience working in a big team environment and was exposed to a variety of jobs focusing on the US and Australian market.

Elwic, along with his wife and son moved to New South Wales, Australia in 2011 where he worked for Multicad, a detailing firm doing small to medium sized projects.

Elwic has helped companies transition from Strucad software to Tekla, and gained experience training and guiding staff through the process.

Elwic and his family moved to the Bay of Plenty in 2014 and love the lifestyle it offers. In 2015 Elwic joined the Detail Connect team and is excited about what he can offer and the possibilities they can achieve.

Jacob Williamson

Jacob Williamson

Tekla Detailing Technician

Jacob joined Detail Connect at the start of 2017 as a trainee Tekla Detailing Technician.

In 2016 Jacob graduated from the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic with a Diploma in Engineering (Mechanical). This 2 year Diploma has given Jacob a broad introduction into Engineering through both theoretical and practical work. Experience in utilising Solidworks CAD modelling software for design purposes will only prove to be beneficial in his new role.

Jacob is progressing well and is looking forward to the challenges that the industry will bring.

Sjaan Fahey

Sjaan Fahey

Administration

Sjaan is a qualified Speech-Language Therapist. Sjaan is now a “stay-at-home mum” and assists husband Luke to complete the administration and accounting tasks associated with Detail Connect. Sjaan is originally from the Bay of Plenty and enjoys getting out on the family farm and spending time with their two children, whenever possible.

Could this be you?

Could this be you?

Tekla Detailing Technician

Detail Connect are currently searching for a valuable team member to join the Team at Mt Maunganui. If you are interested and have the relevant skills and experience we would love to receive your application.

Got the skills we are looking for?  Then contact us today.

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