FTI releases FormingSuite 2019 SP1

11 March 2019
Forming Technologies (FTI) the industry’s leading developer of solutions for design, simulation, planning and costing of sheet metal components, today announced the worldwide release of the FormingSuite 2019 Service Pack 1. Designed for sheet metal cost estimators, design engineers, tooling designers, and advanced planning engineers in the automotive, aerospace, consumer product and electronics industries, this update ensures the best quality results and performance for users.  

Customer demand for utilizing FTI expertise in sheet metal Cost Engineering has resulted in enhancements and upgrades to FormingSuite 2019. Updates to FormingSuite 2019 ProcessPlanner - Progressive Die Process module make it more user friendly and robust, enhancing 2D scrap processing, new developments in pilot hole generation and making improvements to stretch webs. Additionally, new features were added to ProcessPlanner Line Die Plan and FASTIncremental 

“Customers use our software day to day in a variety of applications, and so they are of the utmost importance when it comes to making updates,” says FTI’s Vice President Engineering, Derek Peeling. “There is always room in our software for continuous improvement and innovation when it comes to our user base.”  

FormingSuite 2019 Service Pack 1 is now available for customers from FTI’s website www.forming.com
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About Forming Technologies

Forming Technologies is the world’s leading developer of computer-aided engineering software for design and simulation of sheet metal components. Since 1989, FTI has provided OEMs and suppliers in the automotive, aerospace and appliance industries with innovative software and training solutions designed to reduce development time and material costs. FTI has trained over 12,000 engineers in formability and die design and is considered best in class around the world for its industry training programs. 

For information visit the company’s website at www.forming.com.

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