Fastener Distributor Index – November 2017 | Fastener Journal

Dec 12, 2017

Key Takeaway: The seasonally adjusted FDI for November 2017 was 56.9 – moderating vs. October’s strong 62.2 reading but remaining well in expansionary territory overall. Similarly, selling conditions also decelerated slightly with the seasonally adjusted sales index coming in at a still strong 72.8 (October 80.1). Qualitative commentary on market conditions was a bit more […]

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Bulten invests in a further plant in Poland | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Dec 12, 2017

Bulten AB has decided to invest around PLN 80.5 million (approximately €19 million) in a new strategically important production and logistics plant in Poland to meet future volumes. Set-up, which is conditional upon obtaining the required permits, will start in 2017 and production is expected to start in the first half of 2019.(…) via Bulten […]

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Fixi continues digitalisation process | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Dec 12, 2017

Well known nationally and internationally in the production of fastening systems, Fixi Srl continues its way towards digitalisation in 2017. With the aim to become increasingly efficient and modern, over recent months the company has updated its website with the addition of two new sections dedicated to blind rivets and threaded inserts.(…) via Fixi continues […]

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High performance structural adhesive | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Dec 12, 2017

Robnor ResinLab has announced the launch of PX628D, a two-part toughened epoxy adhesive for structural bonding.(…) via High performance structural adhesive | Fastener + Fixing Technology.

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360 degree thread damage inspection | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Dec 11, 2017

Lazpiur S.A, one of the leading players in the fastener inspection market, continues improving its machine family and developing new features. In addition to all the inspection stations already included in its inspection machines – such as vision systems, eddy current, mechanical inspection – Lazpiur now offers additional possibilities for 360º thread damage inspection.(…) via […]

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CONTROLRIV: Indispensable for keeping work under control | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Dec 11, 2017

Rivit Srl’s CONTROLRIV is a system that helps monitor rivet nut and blind rivet assembling operations. The system is connected to the riveting tools and, according to the predetermined settings made by the operator, the work of the tool is monitored in real time in order to avoid mistakes and deactivations. The results are improved […]

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Tesa continues to support successful British Skeleton team | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Dec 11, 2017

This year’s season has got off to a great start, with Olympic Champion Lizzy Yarnold kicking things off with bronze in the opening World Cup race in Lake Placid.(…) via tesa continues to support successful British Skeleton team | Fastener + Fixing Technology.

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The 17th Fastener Trade Show Suzhou Post-Show Report: Focusing on End Users, Building a Global Fastener Trade Platform | Chinafastener .info

Dec 11, 2017

The 17th Fastener Trade Show Suzhou, successfully held during 26-28 October 2017 at Suzhou International Expo Center, Jiangsu Province, China, was highly praised by exhibitors and visitors for its popularity and professionalism. Focusing on end users and building a global fastener trade platform were the highlights of the show.(…) via The 17th Fastener Trade Show […]

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Fastener Fair Mexico Calls for Speakers Opens for the Fastener Fair Technology Conference | Chinafastener .info

Dec 11, 2017

Mexico City, November 28, 2017. – Fastener Fair Mexico organizers have opened the call for speakers for the Fastener Fair Technology Conference, which will take place concurrently with the exhibition on June 20-21, to be held for the first time in the city of Guadalajara, Western Mexico’s manufacturing hub.(…) via Fastener Fair Mexico Calls for […]

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Japanese Nitto Seiko Develops Displacement Correction Type Screw Fastening Robot with Camera Equipped to Achieve High Precision | China Fastener World

Dec 8, 2017

Nitto Seiko developed the “Displacement Correction Camera Equipped Yθ Screw Fastening Robot” that can use a camera to correct some workpieces that lead to misplacement during fastening, eliminating barriers that clients may encounter when introducing automated robots.(…) via Japanese Nitto Seiko Develops Displacement Correction Type Screw Fastening Robot with Camera Equipped to Achieve High Precision

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