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.
The ONLY UK consultancy that offers front to back technical support: Plastic design optimisation, moulding & FEA simulation, supplier management, mould and process optimisation & validation. Our methodology combines proven engineering principles with data driven and science led decision making which allows us to effectively provide our customers with: High Quality consistent parts Shorter cycle […]
In November 2009 the Government launched the UK Composites Strategy. This highlights the importance of composites to the future of UK manufacturing and the Government’s plans for ensuring that the UK has the means to succeed in intensely competitive global markets. A key part of this strategy is the establishment of the National Composites Centre (NCC), […]
Overview A R Winter Tooling is a modern design & engineering business based in Rochester, Kent. We design and manufacture both large and small tooling systems, checking & Assembly fixtures for the Automotive, Aerospace and Renewable Energy industries of which are a major aspect of our business. Capabilities and Skill Set We specialise in machining a […]
Pentagon Plastics provides extensive services to plastic injection moulders as your centre of excellence for mould tool servicing, repair, modification, pre-production development and production mould tools. Through our generous machine selection, we also provide a subcontract machining service. Based in Horsham, West Sussex our UK engineering business offers a wealth of technical knowledge and experience. […]
YOUR IDEA, OUR EXPERTISE, LET’S DESIGN Developing your idea into a profitable product is complex. We’re a design consultancy that combines creative and technical skills to simplify the process for you, delivering exciting results when you need them. Design – it’s what we do. Simple. We offer a service that covers conceptual design all the way through to putting […]
Morson Projects Tooling Design and Manufacturing department is built around a core team that specialises in the complete project management of complex tooling projects for clients across many industries. The tooling team delivers solutions to industry including: major assembly jigs for wing, fuselage, and flight control surfaces, test rigs, general machine shop tooling for aerospace […]
Why choose Reflex Technical Services for Moldex3D & Moldflow consultancy ? We offer more than just simulation results. Having extensive, front-line experience in highly demanding areas of the injection mould making industry, we are able to offer realistic, practical advice as a complimentary part of our service.
Dudley Associates: Precision Tools and Plastic Injection Moulding. Founded in 1991, Dudley Associates has a very extensive and successful history specialising in Product Design and Development, Rapid Prototyping, Tool-Making, Plastic Injection- Moulding, Assembly and Packaging, all of which are conducted in-house using our on-site facilities. Design and Development We can offer full product design services […]