#1 Drawing Search Software for Component Manufacturing

CADDi Drawer leverages AI to digitize drawings and procurement data, making manufacturing insights searchable by shape, text, dimensions and part names

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Key Features: Your Search, Your Value

Digitization of Drawings and Documents

Streamline manufacturing insights with batch uploads of all 2D drawings into one central system

Extract all data from drawings, including dimensions, texts, and shapes. Make even handwritten drawings from 30 years ago searchable and comparable

Our proprietary technology discerns each part’s shape, enabling a search for similar designs across all historical drawings

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Connect Sales and Procurement Data to Drawings

Enhance searches by linking all procurement data, including suppliers and costs, directly to the associated drawings

Improve search capabilities by effortlessly connecting all quote data, such as customer information and price quotes, directly with the relevant drawings, making retrieval and reference both quick and efficient

Integrate all quality-related data with drawings, turning them into actionable insights

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Similarity Search

Use Similarity Search to quickly find and use past assets, like designs and notes, enhancing strategic decision-making

Enhance the quotation process with Similarity Search, speeding up generation and increasing quote accuracy

Apply Similarity Search to access and negotiate based on past supplier quotations, optimizing procurement expenses

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Keyword Search

Search entire historical drawings archive and maintenance documents with any kind of keyword on the documents, including material, size, designers name, part name, and note

Highlight all keywords within the drawings to facilitate an efficient and effective keyword search process

Tag the drawings to then make them searchable

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Empowering Component Manufacturers with Real ROI Through CADDi Drawer

Machinery manufacturers face unique challenges, from managing short design timeline to optimizing costs of projects. Key benefits of using CADDi Drawer include:

32 %

Faster Design

12 %

Procurement Cost Reduction

88 %

Search Time Reduction

Case Study: Hilltop Technology Laboratory

Accelerating Company-Wide Digital Transformation with CADDi Drawer

  • Tripled Utilization of Past Drawings
    Despite high-mix production of 4,000 varieties per month, significantly reduced search time led to increased referencing of past drawings and data.
  • Improved Sales Proposal Capabilities
    Sales can create better proposals by benchmarking past quotation and order prices, and properly considering differences with similar parts.
65 %

Reduction in Time for Searching Drawings

1.5 x

Quotation Capacity

1.3 x

Faster Engineering Processes for Production

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Overcoming Limitations of In-House System Development
Case Study: Kawasaki Railcar Manufacturing

Unlocking the Potential of Hidden Drawings and Purchasing Data

  • Accelerated Similar Drawing Retrieval
    CADDi Drawer enables instant access to similar drawings, streamlining design and procurement processes.
  • Optimized Supplier Selection
    By linking drawings with order data, suitable suppliers are easily identified for each part.
3 x

Faster Supplier Selection

10 %

Procurement Cost Reduction

70 %

Reduction in Time for Searching Drawings

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Achieving long-abandoned cost reductions
Case Study: Sumitomo Riko

Enhancing Development Speed in the Face of Accelerating Global Competition

  • Early Access to Past Issues and Cost Benchmarking
    Engineers can easily obtain information on past problems and manufacturing costs linked to drawings in the early stages of product design.
  • Eliminating Person-Dependent Processes
    CADDi Drawer helped reduce reliance on individual knowledge for finding similar drawings and designing products.
30 %

Reduction in Time for Searching Drawings

1.3 x

Design Productivity

15 %

Improvement in Defect Rate

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Transforming Development Processes to Create New "Value"
Case Study: Ebara Corporation

From “Drawing Management” to “Drawing Utilization”

  • Enabled Higher-Value Procurement Activities through Rapid Drawing Search
    CADDi Drawer reduced drawing search time from hours to seconds, enabling more productive work.
  • Enhanced Supplier Evaluation and Selection
    Easily compare prices and identify suitable suppliers by linking drawing and purchasing data.
1.4 x

Faster Supplier Selection

8 %

Procurement Cost Reduction

90 %

Reduction in Time for Searching Drawings

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Achieving Optimal Procurement by Leveraging Hidden Data
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