Engineering Domain : Mechanical Design
Prerequisites : GPS V5 | MD2 V5
Available since : 2005-12-30, V5R16

Product Overview

COSTOPTIMIZER provides CATIA users with a fast and accurate method for developing blank shapes and coil nests, and makes recommendations to alter stamped component designs for cost reduction. It is specifically designed for purchasers, planners, estimators, engineers, account managers, and tool and die designers.

Customer Benefits

  • Identifies product design changes that improve material utilization and reduce costs
  • Evaluates multiple costing scenarios for optimal material utilization
  • Accurately determines total material cost per blank
  • Determines product design changes that can account for 10 to 15% reduction in material costs