SFS launches new online shop for fastening systems, tools and architectural hardware | Torque Expo

Feb 21, 2018

SFS’s Distribution & Logistics segment has launched a new online store at www.sfs.ch, targeting professionals in the skilled trades and manufacturing sectors in the Swiss market.(…) via SFS launches new online shop for fastening systems, tools and architectural hardware.

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Award winning plug | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Feb 21, 2018

fischer’s DUOPOWER has won the gold German Design Award 2018 as best product in the ‘Workshop and Tool’ category, putting the multifunctional plug in first place in this segment.(…) via Award winning plug | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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Berdan Civata, from local to global | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Feb 21, 2018

As a long-standing exhibitor at Fastener Fair Stuttgart, there is little need to introduce Berdan Civata’s expertise in fasteners for large-scale, not to say in some cases massive, construction and infrastructure projects. It takes, however, a trip to the historic Turkish city of Tarsus to really take measure of Berdan’s commitment to excellence in its […]

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Schraubenverbindungen für den Leichtbau | KonstruktionsPraxis

Feb 20, 2018

SZ Scala – ein Unternehmen des Süddeutschen Verlages – hat in Zusammenarbeit mit Richard Bergner Verbindungstechnik den Band 392 der Buchreihe „Die Bibliothek der Technik“ mit dem Titel „Schraubenverbindungen für den Leichtbau“ herausgegeben. Der anhaltende Trend zum Leichtbau verursacht einschneidende Veränderungen, vor allem im Automobilbau, zunehmend aber auch in anderen Branchen wie dem Maschinenbau und […]

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TOOL MANUFACTURING: Wiha’s UK boss on innovation & trends | Torque Expo

Feb 20, 2018

Founded over 75 years ago as a small family business, Wiha is now a global business with factories over Europe, Asia and the US. Wiha Tools UK General Manager Katja Haugk answers our questions… via TOOL MANUFACTURING: Wiha’s UK boss on innovation & trends.

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NFDA to Partner with Caliper Corporation To Support Hiring and Talent Development Efforts – NFDA

Feb 20, 2018

National Fastener Distributors Association (NFDA) and Caliper, a New Jersey-based firm that helps businesses to select talent and develop their workforces, have announced a business partnership designed to make personnel decisions – from hiring to succession planning – more seamless and precise for association members. Through the relationship, Caliper will support association members with their […]

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New range of inserts for round and square tubes | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Feb 20, 2018

Fixi Srl, the Italian manufacturer and distributor of industrial fastening systems, has added a range of inserts for round and square tubes to its wide range of fixing solutions.(…) via New range of inserts for round and square tubes | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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ZaGO seal nuts superior to plastic insert lock nuts | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Feb 20, 2018

ZaGO Manufacturing Company says its seal nuts offer superior flexibility and versatility in comparison with the plastic insert lock nuts currently on the market. Plastic insert lock nuts offer only one type of sealing element known as polyamide, or nylon 11 – a semi-crystalline plastic material with no flexibility.(…) via ZaGO seal nuts superior to […]

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Schwer + Kopka GmbH, Thomas Kopka, managing director | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Feb 20, 2018

2017 has seen the continuing growth of the industry, which started back in 2009 after the financial crisis. While for a number of years, Germany seemed to have been something like an economical oasis in Europe with steady growth rates, this year is seeing a worldwide recovery, which is expected to last for a few […]

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Site testing of anchors, when to test and why | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Feb 20, 2018

By John Muir, technical manager, Construction Fixings AssociationIn the construction industry today, it is a very common and increasing practice to carry out on-site tension testing of anchors. However, there is often confusion regarding what type of testing is required, and under what conditions.(…) via Site testing of anchors, when to test and why | […]

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