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.
Based in Barnstaple, North Devon, ND Precision Products is a hands-on, family owned business which now has the third generation of the Squire family working under its roof. Managing Director, Nick Squire, recalls: “When my father David established the company in 1973, there were just 2 employees equipped with a milling machine and a Lathe, […]
Essex Laser Job Shop specialises in laser cutting and waterjet cutting of sheet metal and also sheet metal folding. The company, which was established in 1998, operates a range of specialist laser cutting and water jet cutting machines and can handle any laser cutting or waterjet cutting capacity from single parts to volume production and […]
We have experience in processing a wide range of materials such as Titanium, aluminium, stainless steel, brass and mild steel, Our 5 axis Water Jet also enables us to cut plastics, wood and carbon fibre. To support this PLP is accredited to AS9100 and Nadcap and we are also approved supplier to Rolls-Royce Aerospace, Bombardier Aerospace, GKN […]
Founded in 1975, T and G Engineering is one of Europe’s foremost high precision machining & engineering companies serving and supporting a world wide customer base. State of the art equipment in harness with a highly skilled workforce gives us the ability to supply challenging, complex and difficult to make components and products with […]
Laserit is an established Bristol based Laser profiling business offering complete metal cutting and fabricating solutions to our customers. At Laserit we continually endeavour to offer our customers complete value for money in respect of quality parts and customer service. We achieve this by constantly reviewing our processes and practices whilst investing in the latest […]
Fimark provides advanced coatings and luxury and functional finishes for the automotive, aerospace, medical and defence industries. Processes include technical spray painting, laser etching and engraving and 3D laser texturing. Technical Spray Painting and Laser Etching Our technical spray painting and laser etching capabilities are used for the manufacture of backlit buttons and fascias for dashboards and […]
GF Machining Solutions is a leading supplier of advanced and innovative machine tool technologies, high-productivity automation solutions and best-in-class after-sales support services. Our technology solutions combined with the experience of our people make us the natural partner for both precision component, mould tool, and die manufacturers operating in a range of high technology and high-value […]
About Quality Components UK Quality Components (UK) Limited philosophy has always been one of continual investment in people and the latest technology to offer our customers the most economic and reliable sub-contract precision profiling service available. The company was started in March 1997 at Kinsley in West Yorkshire, with the aim of breaking the mould of […]
Background Based in the Midlands, Laser Process is ideally situated to provide a nationwide service. With a highly experienced team, the company has built its reputation on providing a reliable, friendly service. Capability Laser Process is committed to investing in the latest laser cutting technology. Our skilled team use ‘state of the art’ high speed […]
Our head office in Redditch is home to a results driven team of experienced and innovative engineers and production specialists who take pride in working with our customers to ensure all of their needs are met. Since being established in 1979, we have continuously invested in the latest technologies to offer a proven source for […]