Design Review & Development

3058 ExplodedWhen your tool is designed at CTD, it enters into a carefully structured team environment that boasts the best talent in the industry. Through this process our managers, designers, engineers, and manufacturing experts join together to examine every detail and build your tool in a virtual 3-D environment. Our design team and program managers offer early involvement to help you identify potential tooling failure modes through a concisely documented feasibility process.

Design Technology

Our customized software integrates the best available technology to support swift and accurate development of design concepts. This seamlessly interfaces with our manufacturing equipment and all personnel. We utilize a web-based technology that allows you to see your 3-D tool design in real time and directly interface with the design and engineering teams from the convenience of your workstation.


  • 37 seats of NX (site license)
  • 27 seats of NX Viewer
  • 7 Seats of NX Gateway
  • 1 seat of Catia V5
  • CADFIX—model repair software

Data Transfer

  • FTP

Imports & Export File Types

  • NX
  • Catia
  • Pro-E
  • STEP
  • Parasolid
  • IGES
  • Dwg
  • Dxf
Commercial Tool & Die

Commercial Tool & Die