Leuchtende Risse könnten Schäden in Kleb-Verbindungen zeigen | Konstruktions Praxis

Forscher der Universität Kassel entwickeln ein Verfahren, um Schäden in industriellen Kleb-Verbindungen schnell aufzuzeigen. Mittels winzigen Farbkapseln, die bei Beschädigung Leuchtmittel abgeben, sollen Risse erkennbar werden.(...) via ... [Read More]

Helping customers compete and succeed | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Here we speak to Enrico Ghezzi, managing director at SMART Machinery Srl, about how the company became a specialist in thread rolling solutions, the importance of innovation, and the challenges facing the fastener manufacturing equipment sector.(.... [Read More]

Ensuring wind power efficiency in extreme environments | Fastener + Fixing Technology

The wind sector is growing faster than ever before, thanks to the global push toward renewable energy sources. Europe has become a stronghold for this growth, and innovation, and has established wind power as a key component in energy supply.(...)... [Read More]

US to apply further tariffs on Chinese imports – including fasteners | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

The Trump Administration has approved the application of 10% additional import tariffs on a wide range of goods from China, for which imports are estimated to be around US$200 billion. The list includes the majority of fasteners the US imports from ... [Read More]

Bespoke break-off torque solution | Fastener + Fixing Technology

When foreign objects on the track damaged the underside of one of the newly commissioned Class 800 trains, Hitachi Rail needed a new approach to maintenance that would safely and effectively resolve the issue. This led the train manufacturer to seek ... [Read More]

TECNOLOGIC 3® aims for continuous improvement | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

For TECNOLOGIC 3® the method and application process it uses – to apply its innovative systems for the locking of threaded parts – have not only been an important distinguishing element compared to competitors but also a critical factor in its ... [Read More]

BBI Wins Awards For Drywall Screws & Wrench | Global Fastener News

Proferred tool engineers worked with the Brighton-Best Taiwan factory to design Drywallerz screws for tighter drive tolerance and sharp points for less wobble and faster installation.(...) via BBI Wins Awards For Drywall Screws & Wrench | ... [Read More]

Würth DMB Opens Distribution Center | Global Fastener News

Würth Des Moines Bolt (DMB) opened a regional distribution center in Kansas City, MO, to expand its industrial fastener division.(...) via Würth DMB Opens Distribution Center | Global Fastener News [Read More]

Bulten – Bulten’s Annual Report voted best in Sweden

Bulten's Annual Report 2017 has been voted as the best report in Sweden, amongst companies listed at Nasdaq Stockholm Mid Cap. The award Sweden's Best Annual Report has been handed out since the mid-60s and is presented by FAR, Nasdaq Stockholm, ... [Read More]

Chicago Rivet to be recognized | Altoona Mirror

TYRONE — The Tyrone Division of Chicago Rivet and Machine Co. sits along Adams Avenue on the site of a former Pennsylvania Railroad recreational facility that included a golf course. “I’ve been told Chicago Rivet is sitting on number ... [Read More]