Tool & Die products
The core business of VA Tooling (Lidhs Verktyg and SwePart Verktyg) is the manufacture of various types of sheetmetal forming tools & dies. Our expertise lies in the manufacture of medium to large-size tools & dies and tooling sets for serial production of car body components.
We offer high-quality technical tool solutions for serial production of tools for car body components for:

  • Exterior panels, skin parts, structural components, reinforcement parts for doors, roofs and pillars,etc.
  • Interior components, hoods, trunk lid, doors, roof and floor panels.

We have longstanding experience in manufacturing tools & dies at all levels of:

  • Complexity
  • Geometry
  • Size
  • For processing a wide range of metals

We manufacture tools & dies for:

  • High-strength and ultra-high strength steel materials such as DP1000/Trip700
  • Stainless steel
  • Aluminium, etc. Sheet thickness up to 12mm.

Our most common types of tools & dies are:

  • Line
  • Progressive
  • Transfer
  • Bending
  • Cutting
  • Blanking

We can manufacture tools & dies up to 40 tonnes Equipment

  • Feeding equipment, etc.

As an addition to our conventional range of products we also design and manufacture checking fixtures. Our high-quality tools are used by our customers in robot-, coil feeder or transfer automated presses and press lines world-wide.
Lidhs Verktyg manufactures tools for most industries; automotive. electronic, white goods and furnishings being just a few examples. Our tools are made from sheet thicknesses of 0.10 mm and above. We have extensive experience and expertise with regard to the various types of sheet metal, such as galvanised steel, high-strength and ultra high strength steel, stainless steel, aluminium, spring steel, stainless spring steel, copper and brass.

  • Transfer tools
  • Bending tools
  • Follow-on tools
  • Extrusion tools
  • Cutting tools
  • Pulling tools

One stop shop for the automotive industry

VA Automotive’s business concept is to offer businesses primarily in the automotive and engineering industries, comprehensive, innovative and cost-efficient solutions for tools and dies, automated production equipment and completed automotive components.