Sunrise Tool & Die is Your Domestic Partner for Global Plastic Injection Mold Building Resources.


Sunrise Tool & Die, Inc., consistently practices methods to maintain an effective quality system. It is the commitment of Sunrise Tool and Die that its customers be satisfied by using proven manufacturing processes, equipment and a commitment to continuous improvement. Initially, the pursuit of an ISO 9001 quality system was driven and supported by Sunrise management as a tool to enhance quality, contain costs and to enrich supplier/customer partnerships. The certification now reflects the dedication and ownership of all team members. They have committed themselves to the process that will ensure consistent performance and quality of work. When entrusting Sunrise Tool & Die as a supplier, you are relying on a disciplined partner who knows your requirements and shares your quality expectations.


Sunrise Tool & Die Inc.’s Engineering Department utilizes the latest 2D and 3D technologies to design and construct tooling for the injection molding plastic and die cast industries. Solidworks 3D software is used to design molds from solid model/surface data files. Pro-Engineer software is also utilized, or we can interface with your system using IGES and STEP translations. Our ISO procedures for data control and design control ensure that the customer’s specifications are communicated, documented and implemented effectivelyCimatron is the media used for programming requirements in our CNC machining. Mastercam is the media for CNC wire / lathe. Sunrise also offers product design and development. Our Engineering staff has numerous years of experience in the design of plastic injection molded parts ranging from the appliance industry to home building products to consumer goods.

The owners, Darrell and Lorna Littrell, attribute the growth and success of the business to many factors, especially the pride and satisfaction that the workplace has in seeing that Sunrise Tool & Die, Inc. builds first-class molds.

iso9001Sunrise Tool & Die, Inc., was founded March 1, 1989. Its focus, at that time, was to repair molds and dies for the plastics industry. Over time, the customer base broadened and the company began building new molds, as well as continuing to serve its customers by repairing molds. The company has outgrown two locations and is presently located at 1333 Commonwealth Drive in the Henderson, KY Corporate Park on a 10-acre site designed for future expansion.