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.
HiETA Technologies Limited is a product design, development and production company, based in Bristol & Bath Science Park, exploiting additive manufacturing. Using Selective Laser Melting, we can ‘grow’ components from layers of very fine metal powders. The really high levels of design freedom provided by this approach allow us to deploy complex geometries, including lattices […]