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Toolmakers & Mould Components

Ad-Vance Complete Complex PPE Tool in Record Time

Award-winning toolmakers, Ad-Vance Engineering, recently completed a highly complex production tool for the manufacture of high-volume PPE for the international market.

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Leading Irish Toolmaker Joins PlastikCity

Having recently won awards at one of Northern Ireland’s foremost business awards, Ad-Vance Engineering has now been announced as the first toolmaker from the island of Ireland to secure a listing on the PlastikCity procurement […]

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CyTec Systems Showcases Recent Additions to Product Range

CyTec Systems began trading in the UK and Ireland in 1997, and has grown into one of the leading suppliers of hydraulic cylinders to the mould and die industry. Its range of products now covers […]

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Uddeholm AM Corrax® Adding Value to Your Business

In this case study detailing the production of test tubes for the medical industry, Uddeholm UK investigates the impact of choosing quality powder for additive manufacturing in tooling for medical parts and devices.

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Mtek Developments’ Expansion Allows Digital Tooling Turnaround in Days

Mtek Developments, a leader in digital engineering, has announced that it has expanded its services to industry, enabling the company to produce ‘digital tooling’ for the production of low volume plastic injection moulded parts.

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ComoNeoPREDICT adds Intelligence to Injection Moulding Monitoring & Control

ComoNeo, Kistler’s world-leading cavity pressure monitoring and control system, has now been made even more effective with the integration of ComoNeoPREDICT, a DoE model-based system that enables injection moulders to achieve zero-defect production.

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Sprint Pulls Out All the Stops to Help the NHS

Sprint Tool and Die are proud to be working in partnership with Ricoh 3D, based in Telford, to achieve high volume production of a Face Shield to assist in the nations efforts to combat the […]

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CyTec Develops New Pneumatic Locking Cylinder

CyTec Systems has developed a new pneumatic locking cylinder offering pre-load, mainly for use in cleanrooms and on all-electric machines.

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Faulkner Moulds Praised for “Impressive Diligence” in Creation of Medical Tooling

Faulkner Moulds is the reigning UK ‘Toolmaker of the Year’, having won this prestigious Plastics Industry Award an impressive three times in recent years. The Yorkshire-based toolmaker won in 2019 for manufacturing a complex 2+2 […]

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UniSens® – One Sensitivity for the Complete Mould Means Less Work, Less Risk

Two new cavity pressure sensors from Kistler have front end diameters of only 1mm, the world’s smallest, and 2.5 mm, both of which can be machined up to 0.5 mm to be made flush with […]

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