CUSTOMTOOLS offers a suite of time saving tools for SOLIDWORKS that will help you to be more productive and bring consistency to your design team in a flexible way




Automate routines so that you can focus on design

Invest in savings to deliver your projects faster

Improve reuse of product design data


Adopts your ways of working not the opposite

Extend existing capabilities with customized add-ins

Start small, grow big by taking new functionalities into use


Connect and share data to non-CAD users

Standardize your design as everyone uses the same practises

Improve data quality by making it more reliable and usable

CUSTOMTOOLS Capabilities

What's cookin?


What is File Management?

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SOLIDWORKS integration to Monitor G5 ERP unleashes efficiency at Green Automation

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SOLIDWORKS customization increased efficiency at Vortex

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Using SOLIDWORKS configurations in CUSTOMTOOLS


Maintaining your CUSTOMTOOLS environment


Customer specific CT projects


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Quick Tips

Creating DXF file with bend lines and geometry on different layers

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Connect SOLIDWORKS to Odoo ERP in 4 easy steps

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New BOM Quantity Feature

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We are at your service

We have formed couple of usually faced challenges under each
service. Take a look, if there is something to fit your needs.


"I need to export my bill of materials (BOM) to ERP for manufacturing/purchasing"

"I need to base my designs on existing product data in ERP"

"I need to re-use CAD/Design data in my ERP system"



"I am changing my CAD from Solid Edge to SOLIDWORKS, I need to migrate custom properties"

"I am taking PDM into use, and need to migrate from a folder-based system"

"I am upgrading to SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 and I need help in migrating data"



"My SOLIDWORKS files are in old version format"

"How can I integrate SW PDM to other systems (Non-ERP Systems)"

"I'm missing features and functionalities in SW PDM"



"I do not know how to best design my CT data model"

"I am struggling with database management"

"I want to move my CT environment on to a new database"


Our Customers

97% of our customers are satisfied, 96% of them would likely recommend us
to others based on the latest customer survey (Average from the past 7 years).

Here is what they are saying about us and CUSTOMTOOLS:

"CUSTOMTOOLS has proven to be an effective tool to accelerate commissioning and thus considered a vital link in our renewed design process."
Mikko KalttoDesign Director, Lamor
"I know CT can do much more to help me when I work, I have an eye opened for more ways to assist me. I needed this! Can only recommend."
Bo EkströmOwner, By Bo Design
"CT has been a great addition to SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional and has improved our ability to manage with others on product development."
Pirkko BulutMain Administrator, Paroc
“A highly recommended toolset to run with SOLIDWORKS – CUSTOMTOOLS makes the tedious jobs easy.”
Duncan GillisDirector, Gilson Design
“With almost one click, we print complete machines and we easily produce STEP/DXF/PDF files. Where SOLIDWORKS stops, CUSTOMTOOLS starts.”
Loek SchreursDevelopment and project leader Marcelissen BV
“Everyone who works with them speaks highly of their unique skills and capabilities, their excellent solutions and service to work.”
Neil ThomasSenior Technical Account Manager, SOLIDWORKS
“With CUSTOMTOOLS, our CAD files are easy to find and most importantly no more duplicates. It has made a huge impact to our productivity.”
Raimo NormaaEngineer, Palmestrailer
“CustomTools is critical to our design and procurement process. Excel Bill of Material exports are given straight to the Purchasing department.”
Mark ThomasEngénieur, Kerfab
“CUSTOMTOOLS provides the same level of efficiency and flexibility that we, in our turn, must deliver to our customers.”
Bruno LespinasseManaging Director, Jomet
"CUSTOMTOOLS is in key role when we transfer our designed products to the purchase and production."
Tero LaaksoProduct Manager, Green Automation
“I love the batch print option, such a time saving it just finished creating 255 items in 2 hours what took me 3 days.”
Russell MacBeanDesign Manager, Metromatics
“One of the major advantages compared to the former way of doing things is that CUSTOMTOOLS has made the design a lot easier”.
Juho SipiläPlant Manager, VAK Oy
“CUSTOMTOOLS helped us to reduce 30% of the structural design hours.”
Ilkka RytköläManager RDI, STX Finland Cabins Oy
“As a contractor, ATR Soft has delivered solid software engineering services. They have proven to have an in-depth SOLIDWORKS and PDM knowledge.”
Kenneth HallbergVice President, PDM Products, SOLIDWORKS Nordic AB
"I have really enjoyed working with CT; it's easy to work with, very customizable, and the features are pretty nice. One of the main features that we like in CT is the standardization of creating new parts and assemblies, and also the batch PRINT/DXF/PDF/STP all in one shot. You should try it!"
Mahmoud EbeshMechanical Designer at PYRADIA INC
"About three years ago, I founded my own engineering company. During this period, I tested many different programs for SolidWorks for simplifying my daily design routines and concluded that CUSTOMTOOLS is the best solution for that!"
Artjom LebedevOwner at Cantec OÜ
“CUSTOMTOOLS has enabled us to enhance and automate our routines in SolidWorks PDM, especially in handling Bills of Materials (BOMs). Even though some customization is required, CT can help you! We recommend the solution to anyone using SolidWorks PDM Professional.”
Martin MayrDesign Engineer, Stranger GmbH & Co KG

Our team

“Everyone who works with them speaks highly of their unique skills and capabilities, their excellent solutions and service as well as their very personable team; they are great guys to work with”

Neil Thomas, Senior Technical Account Manager, DS SOLIDWORKS Corp.