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), […]
NMS portfolio offers a complete set of measuring systems and solutions from which we choose the best one for your application. Do you need software capable of processing your data or automating your measurements? Or are you looking for a measuring system for touch inspection or do you need to scan complete surfaces? In our portfolio you will also find automated […]
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 […]
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, […]
CGTech is the developer of VERICUT, the world’s leading software for CNC simulation verification, optimization, analysis, and additive manufacturing. VERICUT protects expensive CNC machine tools against potentially disastrous crashes and collisions. VERICUT allows the user to create detailed software models of all types of CNC Machine Tool to create a virtual machining environment. Users can then run their CNC programs through VERICUT before attempting […]