Specialists in the design and manufacture of press tools

A1 Tools Limited are a Made in the Midlands Bronze Member


A1 Tools Limited is a long established precision engineering company, specialising in the design and manufacture of press tools and providing associated services.

Operating from a purpose-built site in Worcestershire, A1 Tools supply premium tooling solutions to companies across the world. Consistent investment in our equipment and its people enables the business to compete at a global level and ensures that they remain a key supplier to our customers.  

Established in 1982, family-owned A1 Tools pride itself on their reputation, providing complete customer support and satisfaction. The team has a wealth of experience and is able to offer tooling solutions for the most demanding of applications. 

Our core capabilities include:

-Progression tool production.
-Manual and transfer tool production.
-Tool maintenance, repair and modification.
-Prototype production.
-Checking fixture production.
-3-axis and 5-axis CNC milling.
-Wire erosion.
-CMM measurement.
-General toolroom and machining services.

A Quality Service for Midlands Industry 

Our reputation and our continued success is grounded in the high quality of the tools we produce and the high quality of the customer service we provide. Our staff are all time-served in the press tooling industry, and we enjoy very healthy working relationships in our environment. We take pride in what we produce and are the first choice for many of our customers. 

A1 Tools Limited's Badges

0 / 2 Badges Achieved

Inclusivity Campaign

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Event Passport

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Services A1 Tools Limited Provide



​We make use of our in-house design capabilities as well as working closely with our external design partners, and are able to offer design and development services for parts and processes for our customers.

Assembly and Special Purpose Jigs

We manufacture welding and assembly jigs to accompany tooling projects.

CAD & CAM Software

We use several suites of the latest software to design and manage our tools, as well as integrating our CNC machines to use data directly from CAD models.

Wire Erosion

Our four-axis EDM (electric discharge machine) wire eroders are highly accurate machines capable of cutting hard materials.

CNC Machining

We have a range of 3 and 5-axis CNC machines to allow for quick and accurate tool production. These are complimented with the most advanced tooling solutions available, allowing our press tool costs to remain as competitive as possible.

Company Statistics


  • October 2016
  • 1982

Contact Us

Unit 5a, Dunlop Road Hunt End Industrial Estate, Redditch, Worcester, B97 5XP
Tel: +44 (0) 1527 404158