New telecentric measurement system | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Keyence has introduced a new range of in-line telecentric measurement systems - TM-X5000 -which employs highly advanced silhouette-based analysis for guaranteed accuracy, designed specifically to measure parts rapidly and consistently as they pass ... [Read More]

NFDA Unveils New Logo; Launches Updated Website | Global Fastener News

Founded in 1968, the NFDA “wanted a more modern look and feel to our logo, as our mission has evolved over time… Our rebrand keeps the historical roots of NFDA and offers connections with the next generation.”(...) via NFDA Unveils New Logo; ... [Read More]

IFE to Honor Kerr, Rich, Andrasik & Patel | Global Fastener News

They will be honored during the 40th annual IFE September 21-23 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.(...) via IFE to Honor Kerr, Rich, Andrasik & Patel | Global Fastener News. [Read More]

Sheet metal fastening, no nuts required | The Fabricator

2021’s supply chain challenges have led to some absurd realities, proving that even the smallest ripple can grow into waves of disruption. According to one representative at a major contract metal fabricator based in the upper Midwest, the company ... [Read More]

Bülte Group acquires the fasteners division of Werit | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Bülte Group, which has been active in the manufacture of plastic fasteners and protection products since 1956, is now extending the scope of its activity by acquiring the specialised plastic fasteners division of Werit in Germany.(...) via Bülte ... [Read More]

WDS Components launches ‘Stock Guaranteed’ programme for standard parts and components | FAST

As COVID and Brexit hit UK imports - standard parts and components included - OEMs have been forced to respond. Component delays have impacted time to market and availability of existing OEM-designed products, requiring alternate supply channels or ... [Read More]

Stanley Black & Decker aims to train up to three million trade workers in five years – Fastener Engineering

Stanley Black & Decker announced that it is launching a five-year (and up to $25 million) commitment to fund vocational skills training and re-skilling programs in the construction and manufacturing sectors.(...) via Stanley Black & Decker ... [Read More]

CosmoLock (Japan) Rolls out Taper Locknut 2 – Fastener World Inc.

CosmoLock has developed "Taper Locknut 2" with improved anti-loosening performance.(...) via CosmoLock (Japan) Rolls out Taper Locknut 2-Fastener World. [Read More]

Eurocodes: The European reference design codes | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

By Barbara Sorgato, secretary general of the European Consortium of Anchor Producers (ECAP) When I came back to Milan in 1999, after working in Berlin for six years as a designer for private and public works, I could not easily sell my design ... [Read More]

Automation is the future | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

For many years Ambrovit has been focused on automation and 2021 has been no different – with the company increasing its number of automation lines for even faster order processing and faster product delivery.(...) via Automation is the future | ... [Read More]