IFI – Fastener Training Institute 2011 | American Fastener Journal

Dec 15, 2010

Posted Date: 12/15/2010 The Fastener Training Institute® in partnership with the Industrial Fasteners Institute will offer a week-long intensive version of FTI’s Certified Fastener Specialist™ advanced technical training program, July 25-29, 2011 in Cleveland OH. Fastener Training Institute/IFI-Cleveland 2011 will include everything that a student would experience in the regular seven-course CFS™ training, but all […]

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Bossard Invests in the Future in Zug, Switzerland | American Fastener Journal

Dec 15, 2010

Posted Date: 12/15/2010 The Bossard Group is investing some CHF 22 million to expand and enhance its logistics center in Zug, Switzerland. This move will allow Bossard to offer comprehensive fastening solutions to its customers even more efficiently and will help it to meet its own challenging growth targets. Expanding the entire logistics center and […]

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Phoenix Heat Treating, Inc. of Phoenix, Arizona becomes a Preferred Supplier with the Global Fastener Network (GFN) | American Fastener Journal

Dec 15, 2010

Posted Date: 12/15/2010 For four generations, the family who has owned and operated what has become Phoenix Heat Treating (PHT) has been dedicated to providing a higher quality heat treating solution in less time, at a lower cost with higher quality. Company President, Peter Hushek follows this same commitment that was begun in early 1930’s […]

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Japanese Exported Wire Prices May Rise US$100 | Fastener World Inc

Dec 15, 2010

2010/12/15 Many Japanese steel manufacturers are likely to raise the 2011 Q1 prices of wire, which is expected to export to Aaian customers, up to US$50~100/ ton before next week. Since the market continuously holds an optimistic view on the mounting needs from the automotive industry, predicting that a large deal of orders would generate […]

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Fastener Acquisitions On The Rise l Fastenerblog.net

Dec 15, 2010

Posted by Traveling Salesman at 12/15/2010 9:29 AM Once upon a time, I subscribed to a Nightengale-Conanat service that e-mails to me a “Motivational Quote of the Day”. Quite honestly, they usually go to my spam and I rarely read them. Today, the quote came to my “inbox” so I thought maybe it was a […]

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WTO releases panel report on China AD regulation | Fastener + Fixing

Dec 14, 2010

On 3rd December the World Trade Organisation published its panel report on the dispute between China and the EU over regulation 91/2009 regulation imposing anti-dumping measures on carbon steel fasteners imported from China. The report is being interpreted as a major legal victory for China and, according to one news report, has been described by […]

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Metric Fasteners Corporation (MFC) opens new distribution facility in Columbus, Ohio | American Fastener Journal

Dec 14, 2010

Posted Date: 12/14/2010 Metric Fasteners Corporation’s new state-of-the-art distribution facility and headquarters located in Columbus, Ohio will officially open up for business on December 14, 2010. MFC has over 10,000 metric articles in stock in Columbus and sells exclusively through distributors and resellers in the North American market. MFC offer’s over 50,000 metric articles (within […]

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Dörken positioniert sich als zentrale Anlaufstelle – JOT Oberfläche

Dec 14, 2010

14.12.2010 – Die Dörken MKS-Systeme GmbH & Co. KG, Herdecke, wird in Zukunft als zentraler Ansprechpartner für alle am Prozess Beteiligten fungieren. Die Chrom(VI)-freien Zinklamellensysteme bestehen in aller Regel aus einem Basecoat und einem Topcoat und werden vor allem auf Verbindungselementen für den Automobilbau eingesetzt. Die Automobilunternehmen suchen dabei den Schulterschluss zu Dörken, um gemeinsame […]

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Holo-Krome 'Back From The Brink' | Global Fastener News – USA

Dec 13, 2010

The Hartford Currant reports that the socket head fastener manufacturer is settling into a new home with plans to expand its workforce. But the U.S. fastener maker narrowly escaped a different fate. Monday, December 13, 2010 Source : Globalfastenernews – Read the full Article with paid subscripion via News Briefs – Global Fastener News – […]

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Jergens Industrial Supply Acquires Cutting Tool and Industrial Supply Division of The George Whalley Co. | American Fastener Journal

Dec 13, 2010

Posted Date: 12/13/2010 Jergens Industrial Supply (JIS), a division of Jergens, Inc., announced that it has acquired the assets of the Cutting Tool and Industrial Supply Division of The George Whalley Company. Together, JIS and The George Whalley Company offer 100 years of combined experience and, with this acquisition, JIS becomes the largest and most […]

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