Research & Development

Tool and Gauge have a long history of working in collaboration with our clients in research and development of new products. Our dedicated R&D engineers understand product development and the critical role R&D plays in helping our customers get a component and/or product most suitable for manufacture / assembly.

Our customers trust our confidentiality on new product development programs including the generation of prototype tooling.

Advantages of collaborating on R&D projects with us include:

  • Experienced design team
  • Experience of both low and high volume tooling
  • We facilitate testing, engineering design changes and product evaluation prior to investment in production moulds.
  • We can provide short-run production volumes while a high-volume production mould is being manufactured
  • Increases the overall speed of product to market allowing customers to capture greater market share and increase profitability.


  • Product Design
  • Product Development together with clients
  • Part Analysis & DFM (Design for Manufacture)
  • Mould Flow Analysis / Design Development
  • Injection Mould Design
  • Design review prior to cutting steel
  • Gauge & Fixture Design
  • 3D Printing
  • Prototyping
  • Off-site storage of all design data


Capital initiatives in this company are co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund and Enterprise Ireland under the Border, Midland and Western Regional Operational Programme 2014-2020.


To continuously invest in the latest technologies to achieve the highest level of Precision. Our latest investment include a Roeders RXP 801 High speed machining centre for finish milling. Backed up by a Hurco VMX50Ti for semi finish machining.


Increased productivity and competitiveness was achieved as a result of this investment

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