For Production Managers

Tekla PowerFab is a complete and connected steel fabrication management information solution that offers easy operations and good usability that understands steel fabrication workflows. Enjoy the benefits of running a paperless workshop for real time control and visibility. Your entire staff can use mobile tools for viewing work orders and cut lists and updating production status as they go. 

Key benefits:

Balance the shop workload

  • Easy to follow multiple projects running simultaneously through the shop
  • Just in time production for labor and machinery
  • Model-driven CNC data entry – less room for errors. 

Optimize production schedule 

  • Route the material and projects through the shop floor
  • View and optimize availability of shop resources 
  • Efficiently route to subcontractors (e.g., galvanizing)

Minimize in-production handling 

  • Control logistics within the shop and yard 

 

Benefit from using the mobile interface for job phase tracking, inspections, etc. 

  • Cutlists and other work orders easily available
  • View drawings - also in 3D
  • Receive material into inventory
  • Update production status in real time 
  • Inspections and quality assurance
  • Load trucks and ship material
  • No need for data entry afterwards 

 

Productivity of labor

  • Empowered production team is more productive when everyone knows what to do now and next. 
  • Possibility of checking the part and assembly information from model if needed - on desktop or mobile
  • Labor hour recording in real time 

 

This technology can help increase each worker’s efficiency, speed, and accuracy, providing your company a leg-up on competition through greater productivity.