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), […]
Innovative design processes have helped RINGSPANN lead the way in Remote Control Systems (RCS) technology for over 40 years and the company has backed up success with investment in 13 subsidiaries worldwide, including manufacturing plants in Germany, UK, China, U.S.A., India and South Africa. This gives RINGSPANN RCS the capability of reacting to the needs […]
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 […]
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, […]