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.
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. […]
We are immensely proud of our industrial heritage. Since we took over the site of an iconic iron works in 1963, we have adapted and evolved as a family business to become one of the most comprehensive heavy machining facilities in the UK. Thriving on major projects, we consistently meet and embrace the growing demands […]
Yamazaki Mazak is the world’s largest manufacturer of CNC machine tools and manufacturing systems, with over 200 products. These include: · CNC lathes · Turning centres · Multi-tasking machines · Vertical and horizontal machining centres · 5-axis machining centres · […]
Engineering solutions for tomorrows challenges We are one of the Black Country’s most enterprising manufacturers. Since our formation in 1971 we have developed to become one of the country’s leading tool making and injection moulders. Our specialist advice and unique, diverse production systems, allow us to offer straightforward exciting practical tool making solutions. Although we […]
The company Braithwaite rebuild was established in 1993 when Bridgeport ceased the manufacture of machine tools in Bridlington. Bridgeport started production of the Bridgeport ( under license from Bridgeport America by Adcock and Shipley) in 1962 . A total of 50,000 machines were produced at the Bridlington factory. The workforce are all Bridgeport trained machine tool craftsmen. […]
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 […]
Carrs Tool Steel Technologies stock, cut and supply the latest technology tool-making materials from the world’s leading producers. All material can also be supplied precision milled to customers’ requirements. Over 95% of the tool steel used in the UK was developed in the early years of the last century. The use of new improved […]
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 […]
Scott Tools are a progressive, forward thinking mould tool design and manufacturing company operating out of a modern, well-equipped industrial unit in the south of England. Using the latest product and tool design software packages on powerful computer systems, linked to a range of modern high-speed CNC and EDM machine tools, Scott Tools are able […]