A dedicated state-of-the-art tool room HCMIBEX ENGINEERING PVT. LTD., with CAD/CAM facilities supports the die casting division. The tool room operates as a separate profit center and is setup has a joint venture with M/s. HCM Engineering, UK, which brings in over 40 years of expertise in High pressure, Gravity and Low pressure Die casting tool manufacturing.
The business unit is equipped with:
1) Makino S33 high speed vertical machining centers from Makino/Table size of 650mm X 450mm
2) Makino S56 high speed vertical machining centers from Makino/Table size of 900mm X 500mm
3) Makino F8 high speed vertical machining centers/Table size of 1300mm X 800mm
4) Makino EDGE 2 CNC sparking machine/Table size of 400mm X 300mm
5) Die spotting press from Resis, large bed CMM and a host of other conventional machines
HCMIBEX, due to the UK association has successfully evolved a business model of supplying low cost tooling to the UK and European die cast shops. HCM in the UK acts as an interface with UK/European die cast shops. It offers Design inputs, GA approval and small modifications on the tooling sent form India, a service that no other company from a low cost source can offer.