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  • An established UK trade association
  • Representing companies throughout the engineering supply chain
  • Specialists in working with manufacturing sectors at OEM/Tier1 levels
  • Providing supply chain solutions, technology transfer and industry sector events
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    An offline robot cell, designed to automatically measure sheet metal parts in the toughest shop floor conditions, will be on show at a metrology forum hosted by Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

    Paragon GO LARGE with 800mm SLA High Definition Solution

    The new machine will run WaterShed® 11122, which produces nearly colourless parts that look more like true, clear engineered plastic components


    The new “compact” version provides the same clamping force as the “classic” sliding clamp, but both the size and the weight have been reduced.

    Latest GTMA News

    Physical Digital 3D measurement company named in Small Business Saturday UK’s ‘Small Biz 100’ for 2016

    Physical Digital, the specialist 3D scanning and measurement service provider, has been named among the 100 small businesses in the UK to be celebrated by Small Business Saturday, the national campaign that culminates in the UK’s dedicated day for small businesses on December 3rd. Physical Digital provides high-accuracy 3D non-contact scanning and measurement services for a […]

    NPL’s Keith Bevan elected Chair of the Coordinate Metrology Society

    Bevan is the first non-US citizen to assume this role.

    Product Verification Service user secures £7M export deal

    CW Fletcher used NPL’s Product Verification Service, carried out as part of the Sharing in Growth programme (SiG)


    GTMA Visit to Hieta – Experts in Additive Manufacturing and National Composites Centre

    Date: 17th August 2016: Location – Bristol: Cost: £15 + vat per person

    Measurement In Manufacturing Event, October 2016

    With keynote speakers from industry-leading ‘blue chip’ manufacturing companies, and over 45 of the country’s leading Metrology specialists,

    Meet The Toolmaker/Moulder, December 2016

    Following on from the first “Meet The Toolmaker/Moulder” event which was held in October, 2014, the GTMA along with the BPF will be holding a series of these events throughout 2015.

    Industry News & EVENTS

    Advanced Engineering UK – 2nd & 3rd November

      Advanced Engineering UK – the UK’s largest dedicated advanced engineering event Bringing together OEMs and tier 1 manufacturers to meet and do business with all levels of the engineering supply chain, Advanced Engineering addresses the supply chain needs of: aerospace; automotive; motorsport; transport; civil engineering and more … In addition to its show floor […]

    TCT Show -28th – 29th September

    The 21st TCT Show continues to set the agenda for the industry bringing together dozens of inspirational speakers, over two hundred exhibiting companies and thousands of visitors from over 60 countries around the globe.

    Control Exhibition, 26th-29th April

      Control – Quality Makes the Difference As the world’s leading trade fair for quality assurance, Control brings together users from all over the world with the international market leaders and innovative suppliers of all QA related technologies, products, subsystems and complete solutions in hard and software. With over 900 exhibitors from 32 countries around the […]



    Supply Chain Solutions – Issue 5

    Inside this issue: It’s a £1.3 billion Aerospace Spectacular MACH 2016 – Manufacturing in Motion New initiative – Are you ready for rail?

    Supply Chain Solutions – 2015

    Inside this issue: Adding value and more at Make Measurement Matter Emerging Technologies – the future comes closer Innovations in Advanced Engineering

    GTMA Manufacturing UK Briefing

    QUALITY STILL COUNTS IN NEW AGE OF MANUFACTURING In a world where manufacturing faces unprecedented emerging technologies and increasing demands for flexible manufacturing there remains one issue which transcends the ages: the importance of quality in process and end product. In this publication, among the many exciting developments taking place in our industry, the underlying […]

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