For Production Managers

Benefit from Paperless Production and Inventory Information

Tekla PowerFab is a complete and connected steel fabrication management information solution designed specifically for steel fabrication workflows. Enjoy the benefits of running a paperless workshop with 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 

 

Mobile-friendly interfaces provides all stakeholders with constant access to 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 afterward 

 

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.