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In Depth: Fasteners | LBM

Fasteners are amazing creations, and ones that can be easy to take for granted. For example, of the over 6 million parts that it takes to construct a Boeing 747 aircraft, approximately 3 million of them are fasteners—a staggering number, and ... [Read More]

News Report – Fastener Technology International Volume 7, Issue 9

Produced by Fastener Technology International magazine, the Fastener News Report newsletter provides professionals with global fastener business and market news. Published once a month, the Fastener News Report includes mergers, acquisitions, market ... [Read More]

Fastener Training Week scheduled for 29 November- 3 December | Torque-Expo

The Fastener Training Institute has announced its next Fastener Training Week in-person training class is scheduled for 29 November- 3 December in Los Angeles. This training program is offered in partnership with the Industrial Fasteners Institute ... [Read More]

Sheet metal fastening, no nuts required | The Fabricator

2021’s supply chain challenges have led to some absurd realities, proving that even the smallest ripple can grow into waves of disruption. According to one representative at a major contract metal fabricator based in the upper Midwest, the company ... [Read More]

TFC Ltd – Fastener challenges for hybrid and electric vehicles | DPA

In 2021, the UK replaced France as Europe’s second-largest electric car market, after 31,800 new electric vehicles were sold in the first three months of the year.(...) via TFC Ltd - Fastener challenges for hybrid and electric vehicles. [Read More]

CSC eyes major emissions reduction – Taipei Times

The nation’s largest steelmaker, China Steel Corp (CSC, 中鋼), is setting ambitious carbon emission reduction goals, chairman Wong Chao-tung (翁朝棟) said yesterday.(...) via CSC eyes major emissions reduction - Taipei Times. [Read More]

Women in Fasteners: Christie Jones, SPIROL | Torque-Expo

Christie Jones, Director of Marketing & Vice President of SPIROL details her career milestones, her typical day working across several time zones and departments, and the importance of loving what you do… via Women in Fasteners: Christie ... [Read More]

Could wonder material graphene enhance and upgrade fasteners & coatings? | Torque-Expo

When it comes to the applications of graphene, the surface has only just been scratched. First Graphene is one of those developing the material for industrial uses, with implications for the fastener, tool and related industries… via Could wonder ... [Read More]

Ornans. 63 000 m3 de terrassement pour ITW Rivex aux Épenottes | L’Est Républicain

L’ampleur du chantier en cours se dévoile. La zone d’activités économiques des Épenottes se prépare à accueillir la nouvelle usine de l’entreprise ITW Rivex. Pour cela, selon TP Mourot, en charge de cette partie du chantier, ce sont 63 ... [Read More]

Fastener association elects its president | The Tribune India

Ludhiana: The annual general meeting of the Fastener Manufacturers Association of India has unanimously elected Narinder Bhamra as its president for two years.(...) via Fastener association elects its president : The Tribune India. [Read More]