Tooling is dependent on the manufacturing, but essentially refers to how something is made. Working or manufacturing aids such as cutting tools, dies, fixtures, gauges, jigs, moulds and patterns are limited in use to a specific production line or the performance of a specific contract or job. What must be remembered, is that tooling does not include machinery.
The GTMA Supplier Directory is home to a variety of companies offering tooling technologies and high-quality materials.
GF Machining Solutions is the world’s leading provider of advanced and innovative machine tool technologies, high-productivity automation solutions and integrated, highly-responsive customer-focused services. Our technologies, resources and people make us the number one choice for precision component manufacturers and mould and die toolmakers operating across a range of high-technology sectors – sectors that include […]
Irish Pressings Ltd was formed in 2005 by brothers Declan and Brendan Ward. Irish Pressings is a market leader in the design and manufacture of tooling, pressed/stamped metal components, welded assemblies, projection welding, machining and prototyping. We are committed to meeting and exceeding customer expectations in the supply of high-quality reliable products, at competitive prices, […]
Registered in the UK in 1970 and approved to the ISO 9001:2008 quality standard. AMPCO METAL is an integrated manufacturer and distributor of premium specialty bronze and copper alloys under the brands AMPCO® and AMPCOLOY®, with exceptional mechanical and physical properties used by a variety of industry sectors including: Metal processing Aerospace Automotive Oil, gas […]
Hartmetall UK is the UK and Ireland distributor for Extramet of Switzerland – an independent manufacturer of tungsten carbide since 1980. In 2014 Hartmetall UK invested substantially in machinery and ancillary equipment for the preparation of cylindrical blanks to support our customers in the manufacture of rotary cutting tools. Hartmetall UK Ltd was established in […]