Our partners

Innovation through strong partnerships

Through our partnerships in cost engineering, we provide our customers with customized solutions of the highest quality that meet their needs and requirements and are based on a solid foundation.
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akirolabs GmbH

In partnership with akirolabs, costdata offers an AI-supported platform for sustainable purchasing optimization. Flexible solution package incl. software tools, global market data & individual consulting services for make-or-buy decisions.

ASK Solution

ASK Solution supports companies by taking over project management tasks in connection with the implementation of product cost reduction strategies. This includes analysis, strategy development and concept definition. The software & data of costdata GmbH are the perfect complement.

döhmen consulting

döhmen consulting GmbH offers customized services in turnaround, restructuring, interim management, insolvency administrator services and M&A. The cooperation with costdata enables sustainable strategies in turnaround and adaptation to new business conditions.
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etit Systems

With ETIT Systems GbR costdata develops a solution for electronic calculations, especially PCB assembly. The ETIT software connects suppliers and providers for data-based BOM transfer.


GRYN GmbH offers software solutions for simplified data exchange on Scope 1 and 3 carbon emissions in the logistics and transport sector. These solutions are also used for data tracking, data reporting and analytical considerations.

Institute of Cost Engineering

In cooperation with the Institute of Cost Engineering, costdata provides a sound training program for cost engineers. Three practical modules focus on analysis, implementation of optimization potential and the use of innovative systems from real projects.
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ivoflow works with costdata to manage spend efficiently and transparently within Spend Analytics. The AI-powered platform identifies potential and risks for procurement professionals and executives.


Matchory GmbH offers software solutions that provide customers with cross-industry access to the global supplier market in order to find suitable suppliers as quickly as possible, in a structured and analytical manner, and to subsequently make optimal sourcing decisions. Thus, cost engineers and purchasers receive immediate information on where materials and components can be purchased.


MGS, represented by Matthias Grossmann, offers its customers purchasing seminars on reducing procurement costs in German-speaking countries. The cooperation with costdata enables the predominantly medium-sized hidden champions to gain insights into professional cost analysis.

MIS Analytics GmbH

MIS Analytics GmbH, based in Germany, specializes in business intelligence, business analytics, data science and demand solutions. For over 20 years, the company has been offering comprehensive consulting and developing practical solutions for optimizing business processes for German SMEs.

PREX Consulting

PREX Consulting is a management consultancy specializing in purchasing. The team led by Ulrich Weigel is characterized in particular by top-class training/seminars (including publications) and consulting services, including for product group, supplier and risk management.


QESAR, based in Bensheim (Germany), is the network of world market leading special machinery and equipment manufacturers and their recommended suppliers. Since 2023, costdata GmbH has been supporting members by providing best-practice approaches regarding the use of market data to achieve competitive purchasing and sales prices.
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Among costdata's three solutions for SAP PLC are global benchmark data on wages, machine and material prices. One solution integrates the Should Costing Solution App, while the costdata® estimation module enables rapid cost estimates.
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shouldcosting GmbH

The cooperation of costdata with Shouldcosting GmbH results in the integration of a 2D/3D import module into costdata® calculation. The Swiss company generates perfect data while algorithms recognize relevant parameters from 3D/2D models in seconds.

SNL Global

SNL-Global GmbH advises small and medium-sized companies on the efficient design of their supplier portfolio for components. Through the cooperation with costdata, SNL-Global enables its customers transparent cost calculation and thus supports the professionalization in cost analysis, especially in medium-sized companies.
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Society of Product Cost Engineering

The Society of Cost Engineering and Analytics (SPCEA) is a non-profit professional society whose mission is to increase awareness and education about cost engineering in manufacturing organizations. Our goal is to promote the understanding and application of cost engineering principles, methods and practices while supporting our members through training, certification and networking opportunities.


TCE is a software development company focusing on cost engineering, specializing in manual assembly ("assembling"), cycle times and automated cost calculations. The Slovenian start-up and costdata GmbH are working synergistically to expand cost engineering in the Eastern European market.

White Label Advisory

White Label Advisory (WLA) offers the unique network and platform solution to find hand-picked consulting champions in any niche and engage them for specific business cases. costdata GmbH was identified in the selection process and now acts as a representative for Cost & Value Engineering.