A fitting example of practical precision tooling using advanced metrology

Hockley Pattern & Tool, Halesowen, England, is an example of a company dedicated to the art and science of making perfect tooling. This article is about how Hockley builds and verifies advanced tooling. Form tooling and fixturing as a manufacturing concept has spanned the ages and today remains the foundation for many advanced parts, including […]

Official Certificate for our ISO14001

The commitment to Hockley Pattern and Tool Ltd continual development programme has now been rewarded with the receipt of our official certificate for our ISO14001: 2015 Environmental accreditation. This is a significant milestone for the whole team within Hockley as we demonstrate our commitment to not only quality but also the environment. Every member of […]

QML Holdings acquires 5th Dimension Composites

Member NewQML Holdings have recently acquired 5th Dimension Composites, previously known as 5th Dimension Tooling Ltd., to join alongside specialist engineering firms and MIM members QFS and Hockley Pattern & Tool Ltd. This new leg of the wider QML Holdings group will offer a total solutions service, drawing upon the wider group’s engineering expertise and […]

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Hockley Pattern and Tool Company Ltd, of Halesowen, specialises in the design and manufacture of tooling for composite and metallic parts for the aerospace, automotive, defence and nuclear sectors. Founded in 1979, its prestigious clients include BAE Systems, Jaguar Land Rover, Rolls-Royce, GKN and McLaren. The company has more than 55 employees at two sites […]

New Vacancy

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Due to the ongoing growth, development and continued re-structuring of Hockley Pattern and Tool Ltd, a new and exciting role has become available. We are looking to bring on a new Managing Director to the company.   The role comes with an excellent remuneration package and opportunities for the selected individual to be involved at a senior level within Group and work with […]