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.
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), […]
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 […]
High Gain Technology is a leading supplier of high speed machining solutions for international metal cutting industries. The focus is strongly on customer service with an approach which understands that every business is unique. More than 300 companies have benefited from this innovative approach, cutting edge expertise and exemplary standards of service, right across the […]
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, […]