Our memberships and accreditations


We are proud to be members of the GTMA, a UK-based trade association representing leading companies in precision engineering, rapid product development, toolmaking, tooling technologies, metrology and other critical manufacturing related products and services.

It is focused on major market sector opportunities, from aerospace and automotive to medical and marine, and aims to provide an essential link within the supply chain for members, providing added- services and representing the expertise of members worldwide.

Its Business Enquiry Service provides potential buyers with details of members’ key skills, products and services to ensure that enquiries can be directed to companies best able to meet their specific requirements.

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Our fine-tuned tool-making credentials

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50+ Years Experience

Gain the benefits of using a toolmaker with over five decades of experience in press tool manufacture.

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In-House Skills

We are able to manufacture bespoke items, jigs, machinery and equipment up to 10 tonnes in weight.

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Serving all industries

From aerospace and automotive to construction, medical, food, pharmaceuticals and white goods

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On-site ‘try-out’ facilities

Our try-out facilities enable us to handle and manufacture projects from the most intricate to simple and largest to smallest.

Made in Britain

Made in Britain brings together the British manufacturing community, working collaboratively with UK trade bodies, relevant UK government departments, and the media channels to support skilled jobs, responsible business, and sustainable growth.

It promotes British manufacturing and supports member businesses in sales, marketing, exports, communications and PR, and sustainability.

As members of Made in Britain, businesses must be committed to providing skilled/semi-skilled work environments, where competent people are properly rewarded to carry out fulfilling and rewarding manufacturing of physical and digital products.
Businesses are also expected to explore all reasonable options to trade with fellow members and other British suppliers and manufacturers.

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ISO 9001:2015 – Quality Management System

ISO 9001 is a recognised international standard that defines the requirements for a Quality Management System (QMS).
Those with the accreditation are recognised as being organisations able to manage their processes and systems in order to help businesses ensure they are able to meet the needs and expectations of both customers and other interested parties.
ISO 9001 is very clear in that it demands complete buy-in from all in managerial positions to following the policies and procedures which are set out within a business, for everything from purchase orders and invoicing to compliance.
It aims to ensure that products and services are safe, reliable and of good quality.

ISO certification is not a single event, but rather an ongoing process that ensures your business complies with the requirements at all times.

We are subject to annual surveillance audits and full audits every three years to secure recertification and are proud to have held the certification since 2014.

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Dont just take our word for it

What our clients are saying

…Paragon always go the extra mile and ensure that everything is working perfect every time…

James Welbeck – Food company

The die ran extremely well at 50 parts per minute with good quality. We have now commissioned the tool ready for production. The toolmakers deserve a pat on the back.

Paul, New Tooling Engineer – Automotive – Sunderland

Our customer has laid down three sets of tooling, one in Taiwan, one in the UK and one with Paragon Toolmaking. The parts off the Paragon tool are the best by far.

Chris, – General Manager – Computer Casing Components – Tewkesbury

We’ve used Paragon Toolmaking for many years as we know they’ll provide the exact tooling we need, of the highest standard and longevity, and they are always there to offer help and support.

Keith – Process Engineer- White Goods – Rotherham

Paragon Toolmaking

321 National Avenue
Kingston upon Hull
United Kingdom


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