Progressive Technology Advanced Materials specialise in the machining of patterns, prototypes and composite inserts.
We are managed and staffed by a highly experienced workforce from a pattern, prototype and composite machining background with all of us having worked within the most demanding industry sectors.
Having consignments of both epoxy and polyurethane tooling boards and with our own stock of rohacell, you can be sure that we are always able to react to your high volume, short lead time requirements.
With a workforce combining over 80 years of pattern making experience, we are able to offer a full pattern making service that includes machining, programming, blocking up and hand finishing.
Having the latest CAD/CAM, 5 Axis CNC machines and laser scanning inspection equipment, you can be sure that all of the patterns produced will be to your required specifications.
We are able to manufacture patterns and moulds from both epoxy and polyurethane tooling board.
Automotive prototypes as well as models and styling aids, we can turn your design into reality here at Progressive Technology.
We can machine your jigs and fixtures in both epoxy and polyutherane tooling board.
With a dedicated 3 and 5 axis machining cell for both Carbon and Rohacell inserts, we have the ability to support your production requirements.
In association with Composite Tooling and Engineering Solutions Ltd (CTES Ltd), who are a specialised composite tooling design company, we are now able to offer a comprehensive design service for all your pattern, mould tool and jigging requirements.
Whatever manufacturing process you need, we can help.
Using the latest Catia V5 CAD software, we will work with you, to develop the most appropriate solution for your particular component and manufacturing process.
Additionally, we can offer advice on tooling selection and design detail, if you have a fixed part design but are still undecided on the manufacturing route.
- Open mould tooling
- RTM tooling
- Press mould tooling
- Vacuum machining fixtures
- Assembly jigs
Our inspection department employs state-of-the-art technology and experienced quality control staff. We have invested in the highest spec equipment to ensure all parts adhere to the strictest of control checks, in accordance with our quality assurance policy.