Portway Tool & Gauge - News

March 1999-Flagship Teaching Company Programme
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Portway Tool & Gauge Ltd together with TRT Manufacturing Ltd, Rubber Tooling (UK) Ltd and The University of Birmingham have started on a two year programme focussing on High Speed Machining (HSM). The programme will enable the toolmaking industry to become more competitive through the introduction of HSM techniques.
The Teaching Company Scheme programme is also being supported by the Gauge and Toolmakers Association (GTMA) which will disseminate the results to the industry, Bridgeport Machines Ltd who have provided a VMC1000 HSM Centre and Sandvik Coromant UK Ltd who will provide cutting tools for machinability studies to be conducted over the two year programme.


Portway Tool and Gauge Ltd
27, Dudley Road
West Midlands

Tel: +44 (0) 1384 892458
Fax: +44 (0) 1384 424371
Email: info@portwaytool.co.uk

Company Reg: 11132174
VAT Reg: 286 2592 67

About Portway Tool and Gauge Limited

Portway Tool and Gauge was formed in 1976 and is renowned today, throughout the industry, for technical excellence in press toolmaking. We always play to our strengths, concentrating on press toolmaking including: blanking, piercing, compound tools, multistage progression tooling as well as special purpose machinery.

Portway Tool and Gauge are customer-led in philosophy and we can respond to virtually any requirement. Our investment in technology means that we can offer what the industry demands today - absolute precision combined with some of the shortest lead times in the business.

Our commitment to on time deliveries, an after sales service that's second to none and a belief in on-going investment means Portway are the people to do business with, now and for the future.

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