We can design complete tooling from drawings, models, casting or CAD data. This includes customer liaison, technical advice and detailed drawings.

Our CAD/CAM system capabilities are under constant review and at present comprise full 3D CAD design, surface creation and modelling; full 3D CAM facilities to include cutter simulation for proving toolpaths and gouge checking etc.; utilities for communicating with other CAD/CAM systems i.e. Computer vision, SDRC, Pro-Engineer, Catia via data tapes or EDI links.

Latest from HCM

The UK Tooling Alliance and The SMMT

HCM proud to be members of Automotive Industries; UK Tooling Alliance and SMMT! 

Alan's Retirement

Alan Round officially retired from HCM at the end of october, after 15 years of outstanding service.


Toolmaker fired up to grow after investment

A Lye toolmaking company has completed a £500,000 investment programme as it prepares to mark its 45th anniversary with plans to double in size.