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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE , Bron, France, May 10, 2016.

TFTLabs offers CATIA V5-6R2016 Support


TFTLabs, a leading expert in 3D technologies and interoperability, develops innovative solutions for 3D communication and collaboration on the Web and mobile devices or specific converters. Product portfolio includes Web (TFTWeb, TFTSrv), mobile (TFTPad) and OEM integration software (TFT4iT) which all work directly from native 3D data coming from various fields including mechanical CAD, AEC, process and plant design.


The TFTLabs technology reads and visualizes all 3D native formats without any license of 3D software.


TFTLabs products support all major 3D formats, which now include latest release of CAD System:

   DASSAULT/CATIA V5-6R2016 (R26 code)

  1. Native format (assembly and parts) + CGR format + 3DXML format
  2. Assemblies, Parts, Visibilities, Colors, Transparency,
  3. Tessellation, Exact geometry, Features,
  4. PMI (Product Manufacturing Information), Views, Piping,
  5. File extensions : .CATProduct, .CATPart, .CGR, .3DXML


Format update is included into company products as:

  1. TFTWeb, 3D viewer on the web with this API.
  2. TFTPad, free 3D native apps on iOS and Android Store.
  3. TFT4iT, 3D Web conversion toolkit.
  4. And free JSON3D Gallery.


“In CAD interoperability business, the #1 customer requirement is the responsiveness in delivering updates compatible with the latest versions of any CAD format. This is also our #1 priority for the 20+ formats we support and, thanks to our Web software available on most popular Web browsers such as Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari or Opera. Deployment to end-users is instantaneous and transparent. Check it out with our free JSON3D Gallery starting today! ” says Francois Chretien, CEO and Chief Scientist.


“We are proud of our development team who managed to release this update. Our technology reads and visualizes all 3D native formats without any license of 3D software from a simple Web browser. ” says Jean-Luc Brocard, COO and Quality and Customers Support Manager.


TFTLabs products work directly on 3D data from all native or generic CAD formats (more than 20 formats) up to their latest revision.


With TFTLabs technology visualize and share 3D models from web browser or mobile devices.
Test for free JSON3D Gallery on the web, or from your mobile with TFTPad app, available on Google Play and Apple App Store.

Within TFTPad, interact with 3D models using the intuitive touch interface. Pinch to zoom, single finger drag to rotate, two fingers drag to pan and double tap on the screen to fit all the model.


With TFTWeb, the instant messaging system for 3D, communicates and collaborates on 3D native data on various operating systems and browsers.
Create pages together with annotations, dimensions, detailed or exploded views, textual information …


With TFT4iT, software editors can easily integrate our 100 % web-based 3D toolkit and access directly to all major 3D CAD file formats. Software editors can now take benefit of the JSON3D format real openness and perenity.


The whole technology behind the products is owned by TFTLabs, whose key people have a unique experience in 3D interoperability since 20 years.


TFTLabs SAS is a company dedicated to 3D Open solutions for Web Computing in the Manufacturing Market founded by CAD and Interoperability Veterans.


TFT4iT, TFTWeb, TFTPad and TFTLabs are registered trademark of TFTLABS SAS, All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.