Adhesion Technologies develops patented dry lay-up fastening solution for FRP composite moulded parts | Fastener + Fixing Technology

An innovative all-in-one overmoulded fastener and ‘tow steered’ reinforcement fabric fixing system, providing much greater productivity and higher fastening performance in use for less weight, by avoiding fibre damage, and dissipating point ... [Read More]

Mustad achieves IATF 16949:2016 certification | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Italian-based Mustad SpA has proudly announced that it has recently achieved the new IATF 16949:2016 certification, issued by the prestigious certification body Lloyd’s Register.(...) via Mustad achieves IATF 16949:2016 certification | Fastener + ... [Read More]

Bossard opens new facility and Design Center in Boston | Bossard

After an extensive construction and remodeling project, Bossard in the United States has opened a new office and Design Center in the Boston area. The move to the new location, located at 2 Kay Way in Stoughton, Massachusetts, took place in Februa... [Read More]

Is This The World’s Smallest Tangless Insert? | FAST

Advanex are the developers of the industry-accredited KATO CoilThread.Over the last five years, the team of designers and engineers have been using their skills and expertise to develop the smaller, lighter, free-running 0-80 inserts that can be ... [Read More]

Fastenal Company Reports 2019 Second Quarter Earnings | Business Wire

WINONA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fastenal Company (Nasdaq:FAST), a leader in the wholesale distribution of industrial and construction supplies, today announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019. Except for share and per share ... [Read More]

Former UK fastener manufacturer owner sentenced for bribery | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Having pleaded guilty to bribery at the end of May, the former managing director and majority owner of ALCA Fasteners Ltd, has now been sentenced to two years imprisonment, director disqualification, and a confiscation order of nearly GB£4.5 ... [Read More]

The Netherlands – European fastener market insight | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

We consider our domestic market to be Europe, as national economies in Europe are largely intertwined nowadays and in general we see similar developments in each country.(...) via The Netherlands - European fastener market insight | Fastener + ... [Read More]

Kommerling introduces new improved automotive adhesives | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Kommerling UK has announced that its new adhesive, Korapop 257 is now available to the UK market following a robust testing procedure carried out in collaboration with one of the country's leading truck and trailer manufacturers.(...) via Kommerl... [Read More]

WTI invests in dyeing technology | Fastener + Fixing Technology

With demand for dyed wire thread inserts greater than ever before, WTI Fasteners Ltd has invested in a new specialist dyeing machine – capable of colouring large quantities of inserts with increased speed and efficiency, without compromising on ... [Read More]

MFCS & RIBE Announce Joint Venture | Fastener World Inc.

Duncan MacLean, President and CEO of MacLean-Fogg announced the joint venture formation of Aluform USA between Richard Bergner Verbindungstechnik GmbH & Co. KG (RIBE®) of Schwabach, Germany and MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions (MFCS) of ... [Read More]