SUPPORTED BY FOUR DECADES OF TOOLING EXPERIENCE.

The Tooling Process begins with a detailed design review and results in a tool that balances the budget, timescale, and individual project requirements.

 

TOOLING PROCESS

During the manufacture of your tool, the process will be overseen by a skilled project engineer from beginning to delivery in the UK.

The process begins with a detailed design review, where feasibility of the product and tool design are discussed for maximum productivity.

Our highly skilled and experienced tool-making partners, both locally and internationally, build tools to a proven specification and are rigorously tested.

This provides us with the capability of supplying multi-product suites with large numbers delivered exactly when you need them.

 

ONSITE TOOLROOM

Our on-site tool room carries out maintenance on a tool when it arrives at our facility and throughout its life. The planned maintenance programme, linked to our ERP system, provides reliability and results in every production cycle.

We use local tooling partners for any modifications to ensure your tool has minimal downtime and in production producing high-quality products.

TOOL TRANSFERS

We can accommodate tool transfers with minimal disruption to your business and to maintain production levels for a seamless transfer.

CONSIDERATIONS

Budgets

Our project engineers will work with you and your requirements to source tooling with our partners that will produce a feasible tool for to your budget.

Material Sourcing

Our network of material suppliers allows us the flexibility to source to a specification. From commodity and engineering polymers to those from a renewable source, our composition knowledge and expertise enables us to advise and guide you one the best fit for purpose material.

Timescales

We will work with you and our tooling partners to ensure your tooling is delivered in a timely manner and to your requirement needs.

Tooling Partners

MGS Technical plastics are supported by tooling partners, both locally and internationally. Our in-house tool room aids our manufacturing process by maintaining the quality we expect from our production.

Material

Our technical team can help guide your decision on the material selection for your tooling and budget.

Maximum Support

Operating in this industry, where every minute matters, our ability to anticipate and adapt quickly to project demands is critical to achieving peak performance and overall project success for you.

GOOD TO KNOW

A Reputation for Reliability

In recent, anonymous, customer surveys the word that was used the most to describe us was 'reliable'.

We're proud to have longstanding partnerships in a variety of industries that are built on trust, transparency and results. 

From one-off small business orders to global player contracts spanning years, every project receives the required technical input, attention to detail and proactive support. 

Our team work hard to make sure we are the people you can rely on, on a daily basis.

A Pro-active Approach

The culture at MGS is one of individual accountability and collective success.

A positive, proactive mindset unites us as we strive to improve every single day and never stop learning. 

A Focus on Sustainability

At MGS sustainability and responsible manufacturing is integral to who we are and what we do. Whether it's improving processes and recycling practices, advising on the best materials for the job or giving back to our local and global community our team passionately embrace and champion it all.

More and more customers are looking to us to advise them on the best possible choice and our focus is always on both economic and environmental viability. 

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