Modern Plating Starts $6 Million Expansion | Global Fastener News

Sep 18, 2017

Modern Plating Corp. recently broke ground on a new $6 million addition to the company’s facility in Freeport, IL, WIFR reports. The 26,000 sq ft space will house a plating line, creating 12 jobs for the company.(…) via Modern Plating Starts $6 Million Expansion | Global Fastener News

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Congrats on Linkwell Completing the New Vietnam Plant & Celebrating 40th Anniversary | Fastener World Inc.

Sep 18, 2017

Each of Linkwell’s overseas plants produces standard products and special products (per drawing). Linkwell provides products in bulk and small packages. It has a one-stop production procedure ranging from wire drawing to heading, threading, heat treatment, plating, quality inspection and packaging. (…) via Congrats on Linkwell Completing the New Vietnam Plant & Celebrating 40th Anniversary […]

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Imports from China surge in May | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Sep 18, 2017

Imports to the EU of steel fasteners previously subject to anti-dumping measures increased sharply in May. However, imports from many other Asian sources also increased significantly and the Chinese increase follows seven months during which imports flat-lined or declined. Eurostat data shows that EU 28 imports from China, of the range of steel fasteners subject […]

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One layer – great protection | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Sep 18, 2017

Atotech tells us its silver zinc flake base coats eliminate the need for a second coat without compromising on performance. The demand for economic and reliable finishing products is on the rise, especially in the fastener coating industry. The same can be said about the growing need for corrosion protection systems. Markets with corrosion performance […]

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SPIROL receives award at two manufacturing facilities | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Sep 18, 2017

Two of SPIROL International Corporation’s manufacturing locations have received the 2016 General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award for achieving operational excellence and quality control. This is SPIROL Canada’s fifth year and SPIROL Connecticut’s third year receiving this prestigious award.(…) via SPIROL receives award at two manufacturing facilities | Fastener + Fixing Technology.

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Greenslade & Company, Inc.- The Simpler and Better Solutions Provider for Global Fastener Gaging & Calibration Needs | Fastener World Inc.

Sep 15, 2017

The Fort Worth, Texas-based Greenslade & Company Inc. is a world’s leading company specialized in offering high-quality gaging products & services for the global fastener industry. Incorporated by the former company owner Joe Greenslade in Rockford, Illinois in 1978, Greenslade & Company has made a big leap forward since its calibration laboratory was accredited in […]

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Spirol receives 2016 GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award at two facilities – Canadian Metalworking

Sep 15, 2017

Spirol Intl. Corp., Danielson, Conn., a manufacturer of engineered components for fastening and joining, has announced that its Spirol Canada and Spirol Connecticut manufacturing locations have received the 2016 General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award for achieving operational excellence and quality control.(…) via Spirol receives 2016 GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award at two facilities – […]

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Japanese Top-notch Fastener Counting Machines Maker Koshinsha Co., ltd. | Fastener World Inc.

Sep 15, 2017

Koshinsha has turned 40 years old. It started as a factory automation machine distributor until someday it got an R&D order from a Japanese giant and started making machine controllers. Later, it gave birth to what is now widely known as “Digital Area Counters” to solve the problems of fastener clients suffering the inevitable miscount […]

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Nedschroef acquires CP Tech | Fastener + Fixing

Sep 15, 2017
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Koninklijke Nedschroef Holding BV recently signed an agreement to acquire CP Tech GmbH, a leading component manufacturer and engineering service provider.(…) via Nedschroef acquires CP Tech.

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Why Adhesive tape is the future of the automotive sector | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Sep 15, 2017

The planned ban on petrol and diesel car sales by 2040 will change the automotive industry landscape, however companies like tesa say they are already positioned to support manufacturers. Whilst the announcement of petrol and diesel vehicles being banned in Britain by 2040 was met with scepticism in some quarters, it cannot be denied that […]

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