Real-time visibility for management personnel into what is happening on each operating step of producing an AM part

Automatic notifications can be set up to send a text message and/or email to management when a certain triggering event occurs out on the shop floor

The Customer Connector portal gives real-time processing visibility to selected customers

An internal Process Control Matrix containing hyperlinks to all references (internal and external specifications, drawings, videos, diagrams, pictures, and any other documents related to the Part build)

Share production data with other corporate systems with either 1-way or bi-directional interfaces

Quick access and a complete revision history of key corporate documents within Bluestreak

Real-time access  from any mobile device, anytime, anywhere


Better control of the build plate/platform process

Multiple Part serial numbers on one build plate ID number

Manage the ‘Order Hold’ process, scrap parts, nonconformances

Facilitate outside vendor processing for a Part, including a Vendor ‘Traveler’

Real-time changes to Part specifications requirements and the sequence of processing steps

Leverage the power of embedded processes to manage a single mini process used in hundreds of other processes

Manage user viewing restrictions (ITAR, company policy, etc.)

All recording of information is completed natively in Bluestreak (no more loose paperwork)

Freeze Processes to prevent changes to a Process when used on a Work Order

SPC to spot and address negative trends before out-of-tolerance conditions occur


Ability to tie your quality management system processes and procedures (as well as any industry specifications) directly to individual operators on the production floor 

Set up control plans, sampling plans and Part quality control characteristics (operating instructions, inspection/testing requirements, required data collection, etc.)

Qualification of equipment, personnel and vendors used in producing the AM Part

Enforce regularly scheduled equipment maintenance and calibration checks

Automatically cross-reference Part specifications to everything they impact

Provides a fully documented audit trail while managing CAPA’s, customer PPAP’s and revision history of all related documents

Collect quality data in real-time from any mobile device

Perform Risk Analysis

List of Modules

Module Overview PDF

Quote to Invoice/Work Order Management (Q2I) (Included in Basic System) – Flagship/ baseline module for Work Order management and many other functions

Production Pathway – Monitor all work in progress with this dynamic shop-floor interface with real-time tracking

Customer Connector – Empower customers to self-serve

Advanced Tracking – Advanced Part Tracking provides for multiple, mutually exclusive Part build processing routes at the individual Part level.

Advanced Specifications Manager – Automatically create a fully documented audit trail and effectively support the management of all industry and Primes’s specifications

intelliPlan – Manage application industry specifications and guidelines in the part planning process for detailed auditability

Schedule – Intuitive scheduling tool to view/manage all open orders

iMaintain – A planning, scheduling, preventative maintenance (PM) tool 

iDeliver – Manages shipping and delivery with a Smartphone or tablet

Advanced Quality – Enables fundamental features within your company’s Quality Control Plan characteristics – “rounding” and “converted units”

Advanced Control /Sampling Plans – Control advanced quality characteristics at the Work Order level or on individual steps within an overall Part Process

BlueDocs – Complete management and revision control of all corporate documents, including your quality management system (QMS) manual

BlueCharts – A web application designed to integrate Bright AM™ with your existing data logging system

Statistical Process Control – Spot trends before your Process is out-of-control and store all sampling plans

Inventory and Purchase Orders – Inventory and purchase order management for smarter, faster purchasing decisions with automated inventory level notifications

Global Communications Hub – (Included in Basic System) Provides relevant real-time notifications via email, internal Bright Am messaging, or text messaging

Risk Analysis – To assist in the identification, assessment, and prioritization of risks, as well as to assure that uncertainty does not deter from reaching the overall business goals

iMobile  (Included in Basic System) Advanced technology communications via Apple iPad, iPhone, Android tablets/phone, Windows devices 

User Viewing Restrictions – Manage complex requirements of company data viewing restrictions and ITAR/EAR regulations

BoL – (Included in Basic System) Generate a standard “straight BoL” for a trucking firm or a less formal one for customers 

Operation Properties Set up and designate additional data points and processing parameters on individual operating steps within a process.

Survey – Create a set of customizable feedback survey questions and send to a group of your Bright AM™ Users (internal company), or to a group of Contacts (external customers, vendors, etc.) you have set up in Bright AM™.

Vendor Managed Inventory For Bright AM™ user companies that will be temporarily (either short term or long term) storing finished Parts at their facility until their customer is ready to take delivery of the Parts. 

Nonconformance DispositioningAllows decisions to be made on the floor “on the fly” as to the type of nonconformance and what should happen next with that Part.   

Advanced SerializationGenerate unique serial numbers in multiple formats or batched Parts.  

Marketing and Email Campaign – Email lists can be created for Customers, Vendors and Prospects based on what you have set up in your Bright AM™ database and the “labels” that you specify.