Specialist Tooling Design & Manufacture

Specialist Tooling Design

Leading Edge is the specialist design division of the Manufax and Nelson Group of companies. Focusing on the design of cutting-edge solutions, we are able to offer design support for tooling, lifting gear, and specialist equipment for a range of business sectors, including, gas turbine, aerostructure, nuclear, rail and energy.

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Serving clients
across the globe

British quality

Project management
from ideas to delivery

A team of experts
ready to help

About Leading Edge

Leading Edge Engineering Design Ltd are providers of design and technical documentation for all business sectors such as aerospace, nuclear, energy and agriculture. As specialists in the design of tooling solutions, jig fixtures, testing equipment, ground support, and lifting equipment, we can provide design services for all or part of the design process, from specifications through to detailed manufacturing drawings, including FEA. Working closely with Manufax and Nelson Tool Co, we can ensure product design, development, and implementation work hand-in-hand, offering a full turn-key service that is produced on time and to budget.

Design and development from start to finish

Our range of design services includes conceptual design, 3D modelling, CE marking documentation, consultancy, and modification, in addition to stress analysis, testing and risk assessments before final product implementation.

Approved to the highest standards

We understand how strict the standards of certain industries are in order to comply with health and safety regulations. As a Group we are approved to both ASEN9100 and ISO9001:2000 standards to ensure our designs meet all necessary specifications across every industry.

The latest design technology

Depending on the requirements of each project, we make use of a selection of software such as Siemens NX, Catia V5 and AutoCAD. MatCAD, Ansys and Nastran(NX) are also available for stress work. Thanks to the latest software and experience we can create the most effective designs to help reduce lead times and increase efficiency.

Working With Globes Leading Brands

Years of experience and a wealth of industry knowledge have allowed us to establish relationships with leading brands throughout the world.

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Leading Edge
West Cart Shed,
Borough Hill Farm,
Catton Road,
Walton on Trent,
DE12 8LL

T +44(0)1283 712492

E [email protected]

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