About Us

District Tooling was established in 1975 by partners Robert Purvis and Terry Roper.

In 2007 Alan Roper took over the business with 24 years experience working in a variety of trade shops, manufacturing jigs, fixtures, press and mould tools.

Since 2007 District Tooling has invested in modern day machinery such as cnc turning, milling and 4th axis machinery, along with up to date software for off line programing.

District Tooling also operates an aray of ‘inhouse’ and conventional machinery such as, Lathes, Bridgeport vertical mills, surface and cyrindrical grinders, wire and spark eroders

for the more bespoke work, offering a wider range of services for new and existing customers.