RSS

Mould Making

Broamain

Apprentice, Kamil Stec, can access any insert if changes need to be made

Toolmaker and moulding specialist, Broanmain, says UK firms can utilise the best of both East and West manufacturing worlds to meet tight production deadlines without compromising on quality. BP&R found out how the Horsham-based firm makes it happen. Read more

Machinery

Rosati

Marco Rosati

India-based mould maker, Vasantha Tool Crafts, has outlined its plans for growth in Europe with a new Head of Sales. Read more

Industry News

GTMA

The new Reshoring UK website is designed to be a reliable tool for manufacturers looking to capitalise on the UK’s skills across the supply chain.

GTMA, the UK association that represents precision engineering, rapid product development, toolmaking, tooling technologies and metrology, has backed a new reshoring initiative. Read more

Industry News

Meusburger

Meusburger innovations in workshop equipment. Credit: Meusburger

Meusburger has expanded its range of workshop equipment, with new assembly equipment and surface finishing products, as well as adding to its range of clamping equipment and EDM accessories. Read more

Machinery

Injection mould tools, traditionally manufactured in the Far East, can now be created in the UK in half the time required for conventional toolmaking, says Marcel Gowers of injection moulding specialist, OGM. In this article for BP&R he outlines how. Read more

Machinery

Prototype and tooling firm RP Technologies has given a grand to Macmillan Cancer Support to celebrate its thousandth tool order. Read more

Industry News

Successful funding from a bank has given chair moulder Advanced Furniture the opportunity to buy a new factory. Read more

Industry News

CFRTP composites for laptop covers by Covestro win PlasticsEurope award. Read more

Industry News

Trend Technologies, based in Co Westmeath, is enjoying an Arburg Allrounder IMM with bespoke tuning for its high volumes in medical devices. Read more

Machinery

Gunther UK, based in Kent, will have a main display of its valve gate system at Interplas. Read more

Interplas 2017

German mouldmaking firm Hasco will take a wide range of moulding products to show at Interplas. Read more

Interplas 2017

shutterstock_442858753 copy.jpg

Via Shutterstock

Assacomaplast announces came change at AGM. Read more

Industry News

The Concurrent Design Group (CDG), based in Alton, Hants, has been announced as the sole UK partner for the Cimatron range of mould and die design software. Read more

Industry News

A new industry partnership has seen the launch of a new line of metal 3D-printed conformal cooling products designed to improve productivity in the moulding industry. Read more

Industry News

GB Precision has enabled a medical moulder to deliver higher quality medical packaging with shorter cycle times by designing a bespoke, gated hot runner tool. Read more

Machinery

North East-based tooling manufacturer and plastic injection moulder, Omega Plastics, says the company is set for a 50 percent increase in turnover in 2016. Read more

Industry News

An event held to promote the UK toolmaking industry has been hailed a “roaring success” by its organisers. Read more

Events

New for 2016, formnext is a tradeshow dedicated to tool and mould making and additive technologies debuting in Frankfurt this November. Read more

Events

Mould tool manufacturer, Omega Plastics, has invested in new machinery and has recruited new staff as a result of “exceptional growth” in 2015. Read more

Machinery

Elastomatic rubber seal, gasket and moulding specialist, TRP Sealing Systems, has invested in a new CNC machine for mould tool manufacture. Read more

Machinery