This article explains how to create and use production templates 

If you are frequently have to create new productions that use similar settings like custom fields, team membership, you can consider using production templates. Production templates are pre-set configurations that will be inherited by each production created according to the template. Production templates are managed by the Account Manager on the level of the account.

Creating a Production Template

As an account manager, you can access production templates by using the account settings on main dashboard. On the level of General Settings, Users, Usage and Billing you'll find as well a subsection on Production Templates.

Here is where you can create and edit one or more production templates. The settings of a production template are structured in exactly the same way as the production settings. Each production created according to a given template will inherit the settings of the template as default settings.

Using a Production Template

 Production templates come into play when the Account Manager creates a new production. Upon creation of a new production, you'll be prompted to pick a production template which may contain the entire metadata model, access controls, navigation structure, etc.