There are over 30 processes included in the software, grouped into 6 main classes, which provide a wealth of information.
The information for individual processes is split into 5 sections:
In addition, there is an overview of each the processing classes which includes information on materials compatiblity.
Metal shaping: Sand casting, Die casting, Lost wax casting, Powder metal forming, Forging, Sheet forming, Metal extrusion, Rolling
Polymer shaping: Polymer extrusion, Compression moulding, Injection moulding, Rotational moulding, Blow moulding, Vacuum moulding
Ceramic shaping: Sintering and HIPing, Glass forming
Composite shaping: Composite forming
Machining: Milling, Turning, Drilling, Grinding/Polishing, Mechanical cutting
Joining: Mechanical fastening, Arc welding, Friction welding, Soldering and brazing, Adhesive bonding
Other processes: (these are not dealt with in as much detail as the 6 main classes).