UK

Bralo increases international presence | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Aiming to strengthen ties with customers and expand the visibility of its brand worldwide, Bralo has increased its attendance at international fairs in 2019, such as Fastener Fair Stuttgart, Fastener Poland® and UK Construction Week in Birmingham... [Read More]
2020/01/14

Hexstone announces consultation on future of Bilston site | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Hexstone Limited, the UK’s leading wholesaler of fasteners, fixings and associated products, has announced a consultation on the future of its Bilston site, home of the Stainless Threaded Fasteners (STF) and Icon Fastener divisions. The Righton ... [Read More]
2020/01/13

Dormole takes stake in Harrison & Clough | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Dormole Ltd, owners of ForgeFix, has continued its policy of investing in independent suppliers to the tools and fixings trade by taking a majority stake in Harrison & Clough (H&C), the fixings and fasteners wholesaler based in Keighley, ... [Read More]
2020/01/10

ABS Group appointed exclusive distributor for TensionPro products in India | Fastener + Fixing Technology

UK based bolt tensioning business TensionPro has appointed Advanced Bolting Solutions Pvt Ltd (ABS) as exclusive distributor for its products in the rapidly expanding Indian market. ABS has over 20 years’ experience in the bolting sector and is ... [Read More]
2020/01/10

TensionPro get ARMOURMAX® protection | Fastener + Fixing Technology

TensionPro, the UK-based bolt tensioning experts, has announced that its range of bolt tensioners will now be supplied with an ARMOURMAX® protective coating as standard. This unique, durable, anti-wear and anti-corrosion finish aims to maximise a ... [Read More]
2020/01/03

When should a non-expansion anchor be used? | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Here, UK-based Bison, a nationwide supplier to the M&E and building engineering services marketplace, explains what a non-expansion anchor is and when they should be used.(...) via When should a non-expansion anchor be used? | Fastener + Fixing ... [Read More]
2020/01/02

rotherham business news: Gala Tent tightens grip on industry

Rotherham-based Gala Tent has acquired an important patent which relates to the fixings used on its marquees and gazebos.(...) via rotherham business news: News: Gala Tent tightens grip on industry. [Read More]
2019/12/20

Famous failures series: Part 2 – hydrogen embrittlement | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

By Ryan Murphy, technical director, Evolution Fasteners (UK) Ltd. The march of time thrusts forward and in doing so there is continual development of product standards and manufacturing processes. Quite simply, the construction industry demands ... [Read More]
2019/12/16

Warehouse robotics for all UK businesses | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

With over 1,000 UK customers and 15,000 end users, businesses of all sizes, industries, and sectors, are currently using OrderWise software –including those in the fastener and fixing industry. Deputy Editor Claire Aldridge visited the UK compan... [Read More]
2019/12/12

Hexstone announces ISO 14001 certification | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Hexstone, the UK’s largest supplier in the fastener and fixing market, has been awarded ISO 14001:2015 accreditation for its environmental management system. via Hexstone announces ISO 14001 certification | Fastener + Fixing Magazine. [Read More]
2019/12/10