Quality. Right from the start.

From humble beginnings in 1983, Advanced Tooling Systems, Inc. (ATS) has grown to be one of the most respected tool and die companies in the world. As the flagship facility of the Tooling Systems Group, Advanced Tooling Systems laid the groundwork for the philosophy of how tooling should be built and service is rendered to customers.

Catering to its global customer base of the automotive, appliance, and other industrial part manufacturers, Advanced Tooling Systems employs its ISO 9001:2015 certification to provide the highest level of quality to its dies and tooling.

Our Dies

With several thousand dies under its belt, Advanced Tooling Systems has extensive experience with duel phase material up to DP-980:

  • Progressive, transfer, and line stamping dies
  • Deep draws, complex extrusions, and extrusions
  • Leaders in large frame rail tooling with material gage up to 7mm
  • Class A outer body panels
  • Hydroforms

Advanced Tooling Systems has the know-how to give stampers the most out of their dies:

  • Dies that produce with little downtime
  • Easy to follow, meaningful project management and preventative maintenance
  • Unmatched speed of tool and die build
  • Impeccable quality

On-site Equipment and Staff

With the essential equipment, processes and staff on-site at its 132,000 square foot facility, die and tooling builds can flow smoother, getting the build done in less time and for less money.

  • 11 - Tryout presses

    Ranging in size from 200 ton to 3,000 ton with a new 72″ Perfecto coil feeder/straightener

  • 24 - Overhead cranes

    Capable of lifting up to 40 tons

  • 15 - High-speed CNC mills

    Work area up to 472″ x 137″ x 60″
    5 axis capabilities on multiple mills

  • 100 - Employees

    Including project managers, estimators, designers, die builders, machinist, and administrators


Years in business


Employees (two locations)


Sq. ft. facility


ATS is always looking for both established and emerging talents interested in our unique company culture.

ATS Stamping Dies and Parts

Tim McClary
ATS President

Tim began his career as a Journeyman Machinist at ATS over 30 years ago, and has held nearly every position in the company on his journey to his current role as ATS President.