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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]
2021/09/14

New investment in lathe technology at TR’s Hank manufacturing plant | FAST

TR Fastenings, part of the Trifast plc group of companies, has maintained a strong presence in East Sussex for many years, and the latest arrival at its Hank manufacturing facility in Uckfield represents an important investment in its UK operation... [Read More]
2021/09/13

Retaining rings cure fastener concerns in medical application | FAST

The Rotor Clip E Retaining Ring was the fastener of choice for a peristaltic pump.(...) via Retaining rings cure fastener concerns in medical application. [Read More]
2021/07/20

VinFast chooses Böllhoff riveting for carbodies | FAST

Vietnam’s first domestic car brand, VinFast, is using Böllhoff RIVSET Automation EH self-pierce riveting systems in the production of carbodies for its Lux models, amongst others.(...) via VinFast chooses Böllhoff riveting for carbodies. [Read More]
2021/07/05

Optimas opens two new distribution facilities | FAST

Optimas OE Solutions, a global manufacturer and distributor of precision-made fasteners and supply chain solutions, has announced the opening of two new UK distribution facilities.(...) via Optimas opens two new distribution facilities. [Read More]
2021/06/18

Feed system for captive fasteners | FAST

A feeding system for a captive fastener system is now available from Bollhoff, which provides a range of feed heads into press tooling. The systems require compressed air and standard mains voltage.(...) via Feed system for captive fasteners. [Read More]
2021/06/09

Grooved bolt configurator | FAST

With the mbo Osswald bolt configurator, fastener customers can find and specify bolts with grooves online.(...) via Grooved bolt configurator. [Read More]
2021/06/01

Fastener guide for electric vehicles | FAST

This guide aims to inform as to which fasteners are best suited for the EV market – including commercial and personal vehicles, transportation and infrastructure – as well as how Optimas as a supplier can provide the knowledge and advice.(...)... [Read More]
2021/05/26

Profil promotes self-piercing nuts to replace weld nuts in for car manufacturing | FAST

A new solution tried and tested by many premium brand automotive manufacturers is the Profil KSB nut and stud assembly.(...) via Profil promotes self-piercing nuts to replace weld nuts in for car manufacturing. [Read More]
2021/05/10

Seal ring for blind rivet nuts and studs | FAST

Bollhoff says that its new range of tight Rivkle seal ring nuts and studs protects assemblies from external forces and ensures leak-tightness.(...) via Seal ring for blind rivet nuts and studs. [Read More]
2021/05/04