Pioneer of Tool Lifecycle Management
Tool Data Management solutions for the factory of the future

We are TDM Systems

Pioneer, innovation driver, expert

Over 25 years ago, we developed the first generation of tool management software for machining companies. We understand the processes of our customers, which is why our solutions lead specifically to more productivity and added value. Since TDM Systems is completely at home in the tool industry and in digitalization, with its current TDM Global Line software series, TDM Systems offers the only innovative and technically high-performance solution for your company-wide digital tool management.

TDM Systems - A Member of Sandvik Group

Business Units within Sandvik Machining and Manufacturing Solutions (SMM)

Resource management

  • Transparent production resource management in all phases of planning and production
  • Central database: all departments work with the same data
  • Modular structure

Shop floor management

  • TDM digitizes the shopfloor
  • Planning of tool stock and application
  • Calculation of tool usage

Data and graphics generation

  • Fast data processing with 2D and 3D tool generators
  • Enrich tool data with 2D graphics and 3D models
  • Simulation-ready 3D tool models


  • Integration of relevant systems in the overall planning and production
    • CAD/CAM/simu lation systems
    • MES, FFS, ERP machine control systems
    • Presetting devices
    • Crib systems, cabinets
  • Continuous data flow for optimal processes in production

Tool data

  • Simple creation or selection of complete tool data
  • Data is existential for optimal use of a tool