Tryout presses at DTS tool and die facility

Dienamic Tooling Systems

The South’s Answer For All Your Tooling Needs

As part stampers moved away from Detroit, a growing demand for tool and die builders arose from the Great Southeast. In May of 1997, Dienamic Tooling Systems, Inc. (DTS) decided to meet that demand by offering its services for custom stampings dies and service.

Pleasing its global customer base of automotive, appliance, and other industrial part manufacturers, DTS provides the paramount level of quality in its dies and tooling.



DTS designs, builds, re-engineers, and services medium to large sized sheet metal stamping dies and tooling.

With several hundred dies under its belt, DTS has experience with:

  • Progressive, transfer and line dies
  • Deep draws, complex extrusions, and over bends
  • Standard, sound deadening, heat shield, and heavy thickness materials
  • Integration into automated assembly lines

DTS prides itself in being able to keep stampers running with:

  • Comprehensive die maintenance programs
  • Experience in making proper repairs on Korean and Japanese style tooling
  • A portable CMM to fill in the gaps when data is no longer available

To see some of our dies and end parts we have made, see our gallery of recent work below. Also, for more information about stamping dies, learn about that and the other tool and die companies in the group on our Stamping Dies section.


On-site Equipment and Staff

With the essential equipment, processes and staff on-site at its 25,000 sq. ft. facility, die and tooling builds can flow smoother, getting the build done in less time and for less money.

  • 3 - Tryout presses
    • Ranging in size up to 2,500-tons (108" x 200" bed capable of running 108" x 220" dies)
  • 3 - Overhead cranes
    • Capable of lifting up to 40-tons
  • 4 - High-speed CNC mills
    • With work areas up to X168" x Y72" x Z72"
  • ≈ 45 - Employees
    • Including project managers, estimators, designers, die builders, machinist, and administrators

For a detailed list of our on-site capabilities, please view our equipment list below.

DTS's Equipment List DTS's Equipment List (118 KB)



Blended Tooling

Utilizing the efficient practices of LCC tooling, DTS can deliver a package that assumes the proper level of risk and savings into our customers program. Visit our Blended Tooling section to learn more about our program and how we are not a tooling broker.


Tooling Systems Group Connection

As a member of TSG, DTS has access to resources that bring better quality to its customers with:

  • Increased buying power through centralized purchasing
  • Increased efficiency and capacity
  • Shared knowledge of best practices and processes
  • Vertical integration for a seamless project from start to finish

To learn more about the benefits and capabilities of the group, visit our Why TSG page.


DTS Stamping Dies

A progressive sheet metal stamping die for an automotive cross member; built at Dienamic Tooling Systems.A progressive plate steel die shoe under construction at Dienamic Tooling Systems.Dienamic Tooling Systems progressive die with sheet metal web.A table of steel details awaiting machining in the CNC mill at Dienamic Tooling Systems.

DTS Parts

Just a couple of the parts that Dienamic Tooling Systems has made stamping dies for in the appliance and automotive industries.Automotive 40-60 seat back panels made by Dienamic Tooling Systems stamping dies.An automotive seat back panel made by a Dienamic Tooling Systems stamping die.An automotive seat pan made from Dienamic Tooling Systems dies.An upper head rest cross member piece for the automotive industry, made from Dienamic Tooling Systems stamping dies.A sheet metal web of a support bracket made from tooling at DTS.

DTS Equipment

The largest in the Tooling Systems Group, DTS has a 2,500-Ton Danly straight side tryout press with a 108in. x 200in. bed, 32in. to 62in. shut height, and capability of running 220in. x 108in. dies.300-Ton Clearing tryout press with a 60in. x 108in. bed and 40in. shut height.40-Ton overhead crane.450-Ton Clearing tryout press with 72in. x 144in. bed, 56in. shut height, and 56in. wide coil feeder.A DTS CNC operator programing a milling machine.A view of the Eastern bay of the Dienamic Tooling Systems shop floor.
A view of the Western bay shop floor at the Dienamic Tooling Systems facility.Giddings & Lewis CNC Mill capable of machining up to 168in.x 72in. x 72in.On-site at a client's facility, a DTS operator takes measurements and data with his portable CMM machine.DTS has a Wenzel CMM table in-house for verifying tryout parts are within tolerance.

Tooling Systems Group
Corporate Headquarters

555 Plymouth Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Phone: 616-863-8623
Fax: 616-863-8765

Drew Boersma, President
Advanced Tooling Systems
1166 Seven Mile Rd NW
Comstock Park, MI 49321
Phone: 616-784-7513
Fax: 616-784-4780

Tim McClary, President
Banyan Tooling Systems (Dongguang) Co., Ltd
No.1, Shen Zhen Zai Yi Jie, Tie Song
Qing Xi Town, Dongguan City, Guangdong
China, 523640
Phone: +86 769-86003036

Paul Qiu, President
Dienamic Tooling Systems
303 Sam Rayburn Pkwy
Lenoir City, TN 37771
Phone: 865-717-1540
Fax: 865-717-1555

Mike Walker, President
Engineered Tooling Systems
2780 Courier Dr NW
Walker, MI 49534
Phone: 616-735-0077
Fax: 616-735-1259

Jim Grotenrath, President
Mold Tooling Systems
2972 Wilson Dr NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Phone: 616-735-6653
Fax: 616-735-2252

Mike Boverhof, President
Specialty Tooling Systems
4315 Three Mile Rd NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Phone: 616-784-2353
Fax: 616-784-9045

Dave Ruthven, President

Jamey Moore
Sales Manager/Project Manager
Desk: 616-784-2353 ext 26
Cell: 616-375-2825
Steel Craft Technologies
8057 Graphic Dr NE
Belmont, MI 49306
Phone: 616-866-4400
Fax: 616-866-4545

Kimm Slater, President
Jeff Hill, Sales
Todd Botma, Sales
Concept Tooling Systems
555 Plymouth Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Phone: 616-301-6906
Fax: 616-301-6907

Mark Eberlein , President
Rapid Tooling Systems
555 Plymouth NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Phone: 616-264-6930
Fax: 616-264-6975

John Grotenrath, President

3DM Source
555 Plymouth Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Phone: 616-647-9513
Fax: 616-647-9516

Lonestar Tooling Solutions
4958 Stout Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78219
Phone: 210-785-9225
Fax: 210-581-7873

Trey Porter, President
Eagle Industrial Group 847 West River Center Dr. Comstock Park, MI 49321
Phone: 616-647-9904
Fax: 616-647-9905

Chad Boersma, President
Ultimate Gaging Systems
555 Plymouth Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Phone: 616-264-6962
Fax: 616-264-6970

Jeff Momber,
General Manager
Hot Stamping Tooling System 555 Plymouth Ave. NE Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Phone: 616-863-8623

Leroy Bulson, General Manager