Sherex Fastening Solutions, LLC Launches SFS FLEX-5 Tool | American Fastener Journal

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 ... [Read More]
2011/01/05

AFJ FASTENER QUIZ – NUTS 01/03/2011 | American Fastener Journal

Posted Date: 01/03/2011 AFJ FASTENER QUIZ QUESTION #1 When nuts are stripping in application due to dilation, should one _____ INCREASE THE WALL THICKNESS or _____ ADD HEIGHT to cure the problem? QUESTION #2 True or False: When a ... [Read More]
2011/01/05

Eleven Fastener Industry Intentions and/or Resolutions for 2011 | American Fastener Journal

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... [Read More]
2011/01/05

Acument – Corporation moves headquarters to Sterling Heights – News – Source Newspapers

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 ... [Read More]
2011/01/05

Aircraft Demand Hikes Titanium Fastener Use | Design News

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 ... [Read More]
2011/01/05

Wrong screw caused courthouse accident in Salem » Local News » SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

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, ... [Read More]
2011/01/05

HBIS Adds Steel Price in Jan. 2011 | Fastener World Inc.

2011/01/03 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 ... [Read More]
2011/01/05

POSCO Adds Selling Price by 5.5% for Stainless Steel Products in 2011 | Fastener World Inc

2011/01/03 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 ... [Read More]
2011/01/05

Brazilian Vale to sell iron ore at higher price | Chinafastener.info

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 ... [Read More]
2011/01/05

Falcon Metal Corporation To Be Featured on 21st Century Business Television series | Fastener Technology International

Boca Raton, FL (TBD) --- Multi-Media Productions (USA), Inc. is pleased to announce that Falcon Metal Corporation will be featured on 21st Century Business. Falcon is focused on helping its customers reduce their Total Procurement ... [Read More]
2011/01/05