Self-sealing fasteners optimise NEMA enclosures | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Jun 21, 2018

NEMA enclosures are electrical enclosures used in industrial applications. NEMA (National Electrical Manufacturers Association) defines the standards for such enclosures to protect against personnel access to hazardous parts and environmental hazards such as water, dust, oil or coolant or conditions subject to corrosive agents.(…) via Self-sealing fasteners optimise NEMA enclosures | Fastener + Fixing Technology.

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EU applies retaliatory tariffs on US fastener imports | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Jun 21, 2018

The European Union will apply 25% “rebalancing” tariffs on a wide range of products imported from the United States, including seven categories of fasteners, effective from Friday 22ndJune 2018.(…) via EU applies retaliatory tariffs on US fastener imports | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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Lederer re-elected as EFDA President | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Jun 21, 2018

During the EFDA Triennial Conference in Rotterdam, Dr Volker Lederer, managing director of Lederer GmbH and board member of the Fachverband des Schrauben-Grosshandels (FDS) was re-elected as EFDA president for a further two-year term. Gian Marco Dalpane, president of the Union of Italian Fastener Distributors, was elected as vice-president.(…) via Lederer re-elected as EFDA President […]

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Optimised plating processes introduced | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Jun 21, 2018

Zong Lien Industry Co Ltd’s new US$27 million plating facility is now up and running – helping to reduce the bottleneck in electroplated fasteners created by the 2014 clampdown by Taiwanese environmental regulators.(…) via Optimised plating processes introduced | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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Plastics News – Fastener supplier EFC sees growth in Mexico

Jun 20, 2018

Engineered fasteners supplier EFC International Inc. has opened a subsidiary company and warehouse in Mexico to cope better with its booming business south of the border.(…) via Plastics News.

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How security fasteners help to protect us in a changing world | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Jun 20, 2018

By Paul Standing, commercial products manager, TR Fastenings It’s undeniable that the world has changed considerably in the last few decades, altering the way we work, communicate, spend our leisure time and even get from A to B. Mobile phones, computers, the internet, GPS and social media are not just handy inventions that enhance the […]

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Facade solutions from EuroTec | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Jun 20, 2018

The German Energy Saving Ordinance requires efficient, environmentally sound thermal insulation for all heated buildings and, more recently, cooled buildings. Rear-ventilated rainscreen cladding combines this requirement with the possibility of finishing the building shell with a wide range of materials for aesthetic and/or technical reasons.(…) via Facade solutions from EuroTec | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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Save frozen fasteners | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Jun 20, 2018

The Venom™ handheld induction heater has a unique design to utilise Invisible Heat® in a variety of applications to free stuck fasteners.(…) via Save frozen fasteners | Fastener + Fixing Technology.

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Optimas Acquires Circle Bolt & Nut | Global Fastener News

Jun 20, 2018

Founded in 1979, Circle Bolt supplies standard fasteners and custom specialty fasteners, as well as vendor managed inventory, for OEMs and MROs.(…) via Optimas Acquires Circle Bolt & Nut | Global Fastener News

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Bulten – Anders Nyström new President and CEO of Bulten

Jun 20, 2018

The Board of Bulten AB (publ) has appointed Anders Nyström as new President and CEO. He will take up the post on February 8, 2019. Anders Nyström is a mechanical engineer with supplementary education in leadership and economics. He has extensive international experience from the automotive industry and has previously held several leading positions within, […]

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