News from the future of your sheet metal parts.

Find out here regularly about new developments in sheet metal part optimization, everything you need to know about the sheet metal industry and whatever else we believe is important.



News from Optimate.

NEW: Export Function

Sheet metal parts become ‘transparent’: our newly developed export function ensures precise geometry analyses and optimized cost calculations for sheet metal parts. App users receive the data for their parts at the push of a button and can therefore calculate even faster and more precisely.

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Current Vacancies

Would you also like to become an OptiMATE? Then join our team!

We are looking for talented people who want to shape the future of sheet metal part design with us and drive our vision forward. Discover our current job opportunities:

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RECAP: Blechexpo 2023

At the beginning of November, more than 40,000 trade visitors came together in Stuttgart to discover machines and solutions that pave the way for modern and sustainable sheet metal processing. Our CSO Sebastian Beger is satisfied with our trade fair appearance: 'Blechexpo was a complete success.'

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Cost Calculation

Calculate parts with just one click. Our new feature makes it possible!

Our cost calculation determines the price for your sheet metal part at the push of a button, based on the costs for material, scrap and production (laser cutting, bending and welding).

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Test customers for CAD plug-in wanted

You want to have your parts checked for feasibility and optimization potential directly in your CAD program? As of now, interested users can test a beta version of our CAD plug-in for SolidWorks.

You are interested in becoming a test customer for the CAD plug-in?

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Optimate in 110 seconds

In just under two minutes, we clearly explain what Optimate actually does and how you can benefit from our digital service.

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Assembly dissolving

SERVICE-UPDATE: The Optimate App now enables the dissolving of assemblies (up to 25 parts) and the subsequent analysis of the contained individual sheet metal parts.

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The sheet metal blog.

| by Jonas

In the world of design and production, assemblies are a central part of every product. Optimate understands the complexity of assembly analysis and offers advanced solutions to support companies in the analysis, optimisation and production of assemblies.

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| by Max

In the sheet metal processing industry, security is crucial during the digital transformation - We rely on innovative technologies and comprehensive security measures to successfully avoid cyberattacks.

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| by Julia

The growing complexity and diversity of variants in part design require flexible adaptations to new requirements. Sheet metal processing is facing challenges, and Prof. Dr.-Ing. Sven Matthiesen from the Institute for Product Development (IPEK) in Karlsruhe provides insights into current developments.

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Press releases & publications.

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INTECH 2024: TRUMPF enhances the design process with AI


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Blechexpo: Large crowds at Optimate


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TRUMPF spin-off Optimate at Blechexpo 2023


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One-Click Cost Calculation for Sheet Metal-Fabricating Processes

| Metal Forming Magazine

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