Plate processors provide multiple plate cutting options, such as oxy, plasma, laser, and waterjet, as well as add-on processes. The use of outside processors seamlessly tie into order entry and production, allows for an expansion of services for production-ready parts.

STRATIX accommodates all metals (carbon, alloy, aluminum, stainless, titanium, copper and brass, etc.) across all metal forms (angles, bars, structural, pipe and tubing, plate and sheet, wire mesh, rebar, coil, etc.).

SigmaNEST Interface

Invera offers an optional SigmaNEST bi-directional interface to eliminate double-entry and significantly improve the productivity of production staff and inventory utilization.


Features to enhance the Plate business include:

  • Fast, easy Entry of Burned Shapes (rectangles, circles, rings)
  • Lineal Measure & various Weight Computations
  • Cylinder Rolling Function with stretch-out width and length
  • Burning, Grinding, Drilling Pricing – fully integrated with Quote/Order Entry
  • On-line Plate Drawing Tool for Sketch Plates (Remnants)
  • Fabrications & Assemblies
  • Multi-Step Processing – for example, Plasma/Drill/Bend – either in-house and/or at outside processors
  • Supplemental Testing (Charpy, Heat Treat, etc.) with facility to enter/attach new test results/certs

Processes include

  • Plate Cutting
  • Plate Sawing
  • Drilling
  • Grinding
  • Rolling
  • Shearing
  • Galvanizing
  • Welding
  • Painting
  • Machining
  • Bending
  • Blanchard Grinding
  • Plate Cylinder Rolling
  • Heat Treatment