Shipping Routes – FabSuite assumes all items originate at the fabricators shop and will complete shipping at the jobsite – no shipping route is needed when there are no other destinations. When other destinations are required, a shipping route needs to be assigned to those parts. The pieces are then allowed to be shipped in the assigned routed order.
We will review the followng steps:
• Build a shipping Route
• Assign parts to the route
• Load truck for first destination
• Load Truck for 2nd destination
• Return Items
• Ship to jobsite
Make a Shipping Route
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Users can import Excel spreadsheets into several modules: the Address book (Firms and Clients); Combining; Estimating; Production Control; Purchasing; and Inventory. The Excel import templates are attached to this page for downloading.
To import these go to File > Import > select the Module to which they will be imported > choose Excel > browse to the location of the import files > Import.
The order of the columns can be changed, but the column headers need to remain exactly as they are written.
Not all columns are required: In the Estimating import the
Log In with Tekla EPM
The log-in screen in EPM will be different from what previous FabSuite users are used to:
Under Trimble ID, click "Sign in". This will take you to the Trimble Identity sign-in:
If you already have a Trimble ID, enter your email address and password and click "Sign in". If you don't yet have a Trimble ID, select "Create new Trimble ID" to create a new account. For more information see Guide to Creating a Trimble Identity.
Once signed in with your Trimble ID, enter your EPM user name and password (these are created by an administrator from File -> Administration). For
Tekla PowerFab is a comprehensive software suite that provides you with a systematic, collaborative approach to managing your fabrication.
Developed specifically for steel fabricators, it delivers a smooth, continuous real-time flow of information throughout the project lifecycle.
Tekla PowerFab consists of four products to empower your fabrication management, and to give you real-time visibility into all your fabrication information:
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