Case Studies

See how businesses like yours work with Forming Technologies to integrate engineering solutions that enhance product design quality, save time and money, and drive productivity.


Optimization of flat pattern shapes for aerospace sheet metal parts

Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) is a multi-national corporation with more than fifty holdings (manufacturing plants, distribution centers, and marketing and sales headquarters) in most major cities around the world.

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Automotive accessory manufacturer uses CAE simulation for smart manufacturing

OMTEC simplifies the blank development process, reduces the number of tryout iterations, and develops parts first-time-right with FormingSuite COSTOPTIMIZER®.


Automotive die redesigned and reshored

Quality cost remains one of the most common offshore problems. According to the Reshoring Initiative’s 2017 Data Report, quality is the most frequently cited reason for reshoring manufacturing to North America. “Reshoring” is the practice of bringing manufacturing and services back to the North America from overseas.


Streamlining quoting for greater competitiveness and customer service

When dealing with OEMs and tier one suppliers, speed is of the essence. Millions of cars roll off factory floors every year, and the drive for better fuel economy, lighter vehicles, and more puts pressure on the whole supply chain. For some, this frantic pace can seem overwhelming; for others, like Ultratech Tool and Design, it’s a challenge and an opportunity.


Car seat manufacturer cuts costs and improves quality with stamping analysis tool

According to automotive manufacturer Adient, 1/3 of all cars feature the company’s components. As such, there’s an inevitable pressure on Adient to continually innovate its offering and manufacturing processes.


Streamlining Tool Costing and Process Planning

Over six decades, Flex-N-Gate has established itself as a major player in the global automotive industry, specializing in the manufacture and supply of large stamped metal and welded components, assemblies, and plastic parts.