Tebis: Meeting Professional Standards throughout the Process Chain

Over 1,500 companies throughout the world use Tebis workstations. Users in a wide variety of industries, from independent engineers to globally operating car manufacturers, depend on the powerful capabilities of their Tebis systems.

The range of software applications and related requirements are equally diverse. Tebis meets these strict and frequently special requirements by providing a broad spectrum of universally compatible software modules that can be combined in any configuration. We supply CAD/CAM solutions for every phase in the process chain.

Every Tebis workstation comes with a comprehensive range of useful functions and commands independently of the modules installed:


  • Tebis Base
  • Wire frame model design
  • Analysis
  • Navigation
  • System settings


CAD module
  • Standard equipment on all Tebis stations,
  • Generate and modify wire frame models and curves,
  • Analyze, print and plot CAD models
  • Exchange data efficiently
  • Standard interfaces
  • Direct interfaces
    • Generate and modify high-quality surface models
    • Extensive set of functions for standard and free-form geometries
    • For part and tool design as well as NC preparation
    • Specialized high-end functions
    • For standard, specialized functions
    • for part and tool design
    • Processing digitized surfaces
    • Processing STL data
    • Hybrid modelling (combined mesh and exact surfaces)
    • Quick and easy verification of the required surface quality
    • Quickly estimating the effort for data processing
    • Immediate identification of problem areas
    • Quick and easy revision of surface models
    • Assurance of required surface quality
    • Faster loading and editing of data
    • Integrating mesh data into the CAD design process
    • Quickly and intuitively generating wireframe and surface models
    • Updating existing surface models after manual modifications
    • Tremendous time savings thanks to automatic repair of problem areas
    • Quick assurance of quality for subsequent processes, e.g., data transfer, design, manufacturing
    • For data transfer, design and manufacturing
    • Quick and intuitive straking of surfaces
    • Permanent result monitoring through analyses in real time
    • Retention of optimized surface parameters when surfaces are transferred to Catia V5
    • Fast optimization loops thanks to editable and reproducible surface deformation and ultra-short computing times
    • Any combination of all compensation measures from experience, simulation, measuring reports and scan data
    • Results can be utilized immediately in CAM and die design
    • Database-supported design
    • simulation on the virtual model
    • Functions for managing parts lists and documentation
    • A database helps handle drilled objects of any complexity
    • Geometry scanner for comfortable placement
    • Import over interfaces and drilling tables
    CAM module
    • Automatic NC processing 
    • Feature-based
    • Access to knowledge database
    • Short run times 
    • Reduced tool wear 
    • Virtual production tracking for efficient remachining
    • Maximize surface quality 
    • Unlimited component size and complexity
    • HSC milling
    • Field-tested strategies 
    • Short run times 
    • Variety of machining strategies
    • 3-axis machining of bent intake and exhaust ducts
    • for key and ball-end cutters
    • for roughing and finishing paths
    • Rapid surface smoothing 
    • Face- and roll-milling 
    • Takes the head geometry and machine kinematics into account
    • Powerful functions for the turning of contours, grooves and threads as well as end-face drilling
    • Combining drilling, turning and milling operations in a single setup
    • Deriving a rotation profile automatically from 2D curves and 3D data
    • For prototypes and small batches
    • For sheet-metal working and profiling
    • Automatic collision protection
    • Program offline instead of teaching on the machine
    • 3 to 5-axis trimming programs at the click of a button - even without CAD surfaces
    • Easily switch to new machines by reversing taught programs
    • Automatic synchronization between the upper and lower contour
    • Using templates for high-level process safety
    • Short programs with effective machine run times
    • The link between Tebis toolpaths and NC machine
    • Berücksichtigt Werkzeugmagazine und Werkzeugtabellen
    • Vorkonfigurierte Postprozessoren und Spezialanpassungen
    • Dimensioning and section placement
    • Documentation and calculation
    • Retrieving assembly and tolerance data
    • Manufacturing planning
    • Extended analysis functions, comparing engineering levels
    • CAD and Editor functions
    • For usage on NC machines and in the tool output
    • Access to all manufacturing relevant databases
    • Simulation and collision check, output NC program
    • Open and view Tebis model files
    • View part structures and geometry elements
    • Determine dimensions, lengths, radii and coordinates
    Shop floor solutions
    • Virtual machines for planning, testing and optimization
    • Creating NC lists from simulated and tested toolpaths
    • Useful calculation and NC programming functions included



    • Post-processing and data transmission
    • On CAM, Simulator and Viewer Stations
    • On special DNC Stations
    CAQ module
    • Add-on module for Tebis CAD/CAM stations 
    • Integrate measuring points into CAD models 
    • Output to NC program and reports
    • Real-time setpoint/actual comparison of the finished part with the CAD model 
    • Direct connection to coordinate measuring machines 
    • User-friendly alignment functions