Press Release Files

FormingSuite 4.0 Helping Organizations Realize Productivity Gains in Product Design

Friday, 11 November 2005

  • FTI unveils FormingSuite 4.0. "FormingSuite 4.0 is very versatile, easy to use, and can be configured to serve a multitude of purposes that include blank development, forming simulation, blank nesting, and material cost estimation and optimization".

FormingSuite Helps Organizations Meet Material Cost Savings Targets

Thursday, 11 August 2005

  • This powerful next generation software features unique "Best in Class" capabilities to bring better products quickly and efficiently to market as well as identifying how organizations can meet material cost savings of 10-15%.

FTI Announces BLANKWORKS® 3.0 for SolidWorks

Monday, 07 February 2005

  • Accurate 2D Blank Shapes For Complex 3D Sheet Metal Stampings BlankWorks provides SolidWorks® users with an embedded application to determine accurate 2D blank shapes for complex 3D sheet metal stampings.

CostOptimizer Identifies Design Changes That Reduce Material Costs

Tuesday, 04 January 2005

  • Identifies Design Changes That Reduce Material Cost COSTOPTIMIZER is a powerful blank development, blank nesting, and material cost optimization software specifically designed for the evaluation of sheet metal components.

Forming Technologies Releases CATSTAMP CAAV5

Monday, 04 October 2004

  • CATSTAMP delivers complete stamping evaluation for product and process development. CATSTAMP is CAAV5 based and provides CAAV5 users with detailed formability analysis for evaluation and validation of stamped components and draw die developments.

Forming Technologies Announces New Release of CATFORM R12 CAA V5 Based

Wednesday, 28 April 2004

  • Developed in close partnership with Dassault Systemes, CATFORM provides CATIA R12 CAAV5 product designers with a fully integrated tool for conducting forming feasibility analyses on complex sheet metal designs.

Forming Technologies Releases FASTFORM Advanced V10.2

Friday, 20 February 2004

  • FTI announces the worldwide release of FASTFORM® Advanced version 10.2. This new release extends the power, simplicity and reliablity of previous releases of FTI's flagship software with serveral new productivity features.

Forming Technologies Unveils FASTBLANK Version 5

Wednesday, 08 October 2003

  • FASTBLANK® version 5 builds upon the most accurate blank development tools available in the industry with the introduction of new import/export capabilities, wizard-based workflow, and a cost of manufacturing-oriented functionalities.

Forming Technologies Unveils FASTFORM Advanced Version 10

Wednesday, 24 September 2003

  • FTI announces the worldwide release of FASTFORM® Advanced version 10. Developed in close partnership with leading automotive manufacturers and Tier 1 suppliers, FASTFORM® Advanced provides product and die designers with fast and accurate formability...

Get More Parts Per Workpiece

Monday, 01 September 2003

  • "Forming Technologies' BlankNest optimizes nesting for blanking, based on raw coil width and pitch." Article on how Nesting software optimizes layout for specific fabrication processes.Forming & Fabricating®.

Forming Technologies Announces BLANKNEST 4.0

Friday, 11 July 2003

  • BLANKNEST automatically calculates the best nesting layout to optimize material utilization and accurately determines cost per blank.

Forming Technologies Announces CATFORM CAAV5 Based

Monday, 31 March 2003

  • Developed in close partnership with Dassault Systemes, CATFORM provides CATIA V5 product designers with a fully integrated tool for conducting forming feasibility analyses on complex sheet metal designs.

Forming Technologies Announces BLANKWORKS

Monday, 20 January 2003

  • Powerful Blank Shape Development Integrated into SolidWorks Software. Certified Gold Product!

FASTBLANK in Metal Forming Magazine

Wednesday, 01 May 2002

  • "We save $5 MILLION per year on piece price alone by using this software." Randy Taylor - Johnson Controls Inc. This article shows the speed and simplicity of FTI software.

Forming Technologies Becomes CAAV5 Partner

Monday, 15 April 2002

  • Forming Technologies Inc. joins Dassault Systemes' Software Community Program as a CAAV5 Partner.


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