Posted Date: 01/04/2011
In gearing up for 2011 residential construction, Simpson Strong-Tie unveils several new structural products at the 67th annual International Builders’ Show in Orlando, January 12-15, 2011, in booth W1713.
New Product ...
Posted Date: 01/03/2011Sherex Fastening Solutions, an industry leader in the manufacturing and distribution of blind rivet nuts & other specialty fasteners has introduced a new rivet nut insert installation tool, the SFS FLEX-5 Tool.
The new ...
Posted Date: 01/03/2011
AFJ FASTENER QUIZ
When nuts are stripping in application due to dilation, should one _____ INCREASE THE WALL THICKNESS or _____ ADD HEIGHT to cure the problem?
True or False: When a ...
Posted Date: 01/01/2011
I use “to-do lists” every day, be it for a morning project, an all-day long project, for projects within the next two weeks, this month or the current quarter. I have many timelines and deadlines to meet while develo...
2010-12-22 - Acument Global Technologies Inc., a maker of fasteners for a variety of industries such as aerospace, defense and automotive, has moved its corporate headquarters to its Sterling Heights manufacturing plant.
The $1.92 million project ...
Carpenter Technology targets high value specialty metal markets for future growth.
Doug Smock, Contributing Editor, Materials & Assembly -- Design News, January 3, 2011
Carpenter Technology Corp. is expanding capacity to produce aerospace ...
By Tom Dalton Staff writer The Salem News Wed Jan 05, 2011, 05:58 AM EST
SALEM — The heavy exterior wall panel that fell last summer from the $106 million state courthouse under construction on Federal Street, seriously injuring a worker, ...
Followed by Baosteel and Wusteel increased steel price in Jan. 2011, HBIS also announced to do the same. The price of building steel material increases RMB$70/ ton while plate material adds RMB$200/ton.
source : Fastener World Inc. via ...
On Dec. 28, 2010, the global 3rd Largest Steel Manufacturer, POSCO indicated that the selling price of major stainless steel products will be up 5.5% in Jan in order to correspond to the improvement of market environment and increase of ...
The Brazilian iron ore exporter Vale SA (Vale) will raise the iron ore export price to China by 8.8 percent to $149.2 per ton in the first quarter, Reuters reported Monday.
Vale will calculate the price according to the average Platts' Iron Ore ...