Cost Estimating Solutions
Cost Estimating Solutions - Manufacturing Estimation Services and outsourced cost engineering services for the manufacturing industry, serving both part suppliers and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).
Our flagship product, Costimator®, has been implemented at thousands of companies worldwide since the company’s inception in 1982.
There have been over 10,000 trained users of the product.
Costimator provides part suppliers with a fast, accurate, and consistent method to estimate cycle times and costs for quoting and process planning purposes; enabling them to bid with confidence and optimize their ability to win profitable contracts.
Costimator provides OEMs with the knowledge they need to identify and understand the cost drivers in the parts they design, manufacture and procure. By breaking down and quantifying the true costs of manufactured parts and assemblies, Costimator allows companies to implement uniform and predictable costing strategies while reducing cost throughout the product lifecycle.
Should Cost Estimating Service, a division of MTI Systems, comprises a team of cost engineering experts with over 100 years of manufacturing and cost estimating experience. Our engineers utilize MTI Systems' industry leading cost estimating program, Costimator, to explore different methods of manufacturing parts through alternative processes, materials and machinery.
The detailed cost data the service provides allows manufacturing companies to identify cost reduction opportunities throughout the product development lifecycle, from design to procurement.