Automated Part Nester
Nesting parts for the optimal use of sheet material could be automated by an app that works out the most space saving and cost effective solution. It could even put other peoples orders onto your spare bit of sheet so that everyone is sharing every bit of surface available with least waste/ offcuts possible.
Have a look at http://svgnest.com/
Yes! An app for nesting shapes on a sheet to maximize the use of sheet material would be invaluable.