Download the latest Fastener + Fixing Digital Magazine | Fastener + Fixing

The January 2011 digital version of Fastener + Fixing Magazine is now available to read online or download. As always it contains all the news and information you need to know about the fastener and fixing industry. Special features in this issue ... [Read More]

Pemserter Series 3000tm Automatic Fastener-Installation Press Runs Fast, Clean and Efficiency without Hydraulics | American Fastener Journal

Posted Date: 01/22/2011 The PEMSERTER® Series 3000™ automatic fastener-installation press system introduces “green” technology by performing without hydraulics to install all types of self-clinching fasteners rapidly, accurately, and ... [Read More]

Acument keeps operations in Metro Detroit, 50 hires planned this year | metromodemedia

Acument's transformation over the last couple of years typifies what Metro Detroit's automotive suppliers went through, with loss of work and shrinking of operations. But it's also a promising sign of good things to come as the company positions ... [Read More]

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Würth Annex in Künzelsau – Additional Investments at Headquarters to Follow American Fastener Journal

Posted Date: 01/16/2011 The Würth Group will be celebrating the groundbreaking ceremony for the annex to corporate headquarters in Künzelsau-Gaisbach. Said annex will provide room for an additional 350 office workstations. It constitutes the ... [Read More]

Increasing Iron Ore Price Forces Baosteel Price Hike | Fastener World Inc.

2011/01/14 As a leading company in China`s steel industry, Baosteel increased its steel price for Feb. again. It released a document days ago that the Feb. price would be increased on the basis of Jan. price. The products concerned include thick ... [Read More]

San Shing Expects OTC from IPO in 2011 | Fastener World Inc

2011/01/14 Currently, San Shing Fastech Corp. is listed in the OTC market of steel group. As San Shing disposed shareholding of Star Two Investing Co., Ltd. a subsidiary of San Shing, to Lombard. Lombard hoped to increase stock liquidity, wanting ... [Read More]

J.W. Winco offers Metric Size Retaining Magnet Assemblies | American Fastener Journal

Posted Date: 01/14/2011 J.W. Winco, Inc., a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers metric size Retaining Magnet Assemblies. The new product line includes 18 different types of magnet assemblies, to ... [Read More]

Uyemura Announces “22,000-Hour Solution” to Tin Whiskers Formation | American Fastener Journal

Posted Date: 01/14/2011 Uyemura International Corp., world leader in high-performing plating processes, has announced an important new technology that prevents whisker formation in electroplated tin for 22,000 hours – and longer. To be ... [Read More]

EU, China seek appeal delay in WTO fasteners case | Reuters

GENEVA Jan 14 (Reuters) - The European Union and China are jointly seeking an extension of the deadline to lodge an appeal in a World Trade Organization dispute panel ruling condemning EU duties on Chinese screws and bolts. A document published ... [Read More]

China Steel to Increase Prices After Demand Climbs |

China Steel Corp., Taiwan’s largest producer, will increase domestic prices for the first time in three months after demand climbed. Prices will rise an average of 2.9 percent for March contracts, the Kaohsiung-based company said today in a ... [Read More]