Plate Nesting

Fully integrated plate/shape nesting solution configured and paired with equipment capability and tooling
Nesting and tool optimization for plate machines
  • Nest parts directly from within Steel Projects PLM
  • Nest automatically or manually
  • Optimizes offcuts and stores true remnant shape and dimensions to maximize material usage
  • Adaptable with many different types of machine technologies
Simplifies the programming of plate machines
  • Nest across projects, batches, etc
  • Nest according to equipment constraints, configurations, capability and user preferences
  • Manage common cuts, lead cuts, bridges, workzones, etc
  • Optimize remnants, plate offcuts and skeletons
  • Simulate tooling operations prior to finalizing solution