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Manufacturing high-quality fixings

15-Aug-2017

pgb-Polska is the Polish production plant of pgb-Europe, specialising in the manufacturing of hi..


Focussing on certification

10-Aug-2017

Construction Anchors was founded to develop and supply a range of quality mechanical fixings and..


Tecfi solutions for seismic areas

01-Aug-2017

On July 2013, the EOTA issued the Annex E of ETAG001 for the assessment of anchors for use in co..


In-depth range from INDEX Fixing Systems

27-Jul-2017

INDEX Fixing Systems manufactures and controls the production process for a wide range of its pr..


Structural anchors and the Construction Products Regulation

18-Jul-2017

Barbara Sorgato, secretary general of the European Consortium of Anchor Producers, reflects on t..


Optimising time-to-market

13-Jul-2017

When it comes to supply chain management A.S.F Fischer says its customers are the focus point, w..


Fast and reliable screwing from Stafa

29-Jun-2017

Stafa Group points out that its new Multi+® timber construction screw is both fast and reliable ..


Multiple use screw anchors

15-Jun-2017

HECO has obtained a technical approval from the DIBt (German Institute of Building Technology) f..


Organisational changes at CFA

06-Jun-2017

For any organisation to develop and grow, it needs to embrace change. The Construction Fixings A..


High bond strengths and low mortar shrinkage

01-Jun-2017

The SMART S-IRE is a pure epoxy chemical anchor from pgb-Europe NV that offers a combination of ..


Boltight perfect for suspension bridges

23-May-2017

Bolts connecting cables to the decks of today’s suspension bridges should be tightened simultane..


The importance of drawing-up European Standards

18-May-2017

A report from the front line, From Barbara Sorgato, secretary general, European Consortium of An..


New ultra-thin throughbolt coating

09-May-2017

Using the latest technology from the automotive and electronics industry, Mungo Fastening Techno..


TIMco launches innovative cavity wall fixing

04-May-2017

TIMco has introduced the innovative cavity wall fixing, Zip-Fix, to its newly extended range of ..


The tallest mass timber building in the world

25-Apr-2017

The tallest mass timber building in the world is currently being erected at the University of Br..


fischer continues to grow

20-Apr-2017

The fischer group of companies reported a 6.2% growth in revenues for the 2016 financial year, r..


High performance steel anchors

11-Apr-2017

The new VE.1CE heavy-duty through steel anchor, with ETA Option 1 (ETA – 16/0885), is the most r..


Multiple options for concrete fastening

06-Apr-2017

Eurotec has a wide range of solutions for concrete fixings including a torque controlled expandi..


New ETAs for HECO’s universal and wood screws

05-Apr-2017

Screw manufacturer HECO continually invests in product innovations and the optimisation of exist..


Guaranteed quality with INDEX

29-Mar-2017

INDEX Fixing Systems manufactures and controls the production process for a wide range of its pr..


Recent developments in construction fixings

28-Mar-2017

In this article Mark Salmon of Independent Fixing Consultants outlines some of the most signific..


Tecfi adds further C2 certifications

23-Mar-2017

At the previous Fastener Fair Stuttgart in 2015, Tecfi showcased its HXE-CONCRETO® concrete scre..


WIROX®: A new innovative galvanic plating

22-Mar-2017

State of the art screws and fasteners need to be reliable, durably resistant to wear and tear, e..


A simple, easy way to drill into hard stone

21-Mar-2017

The new wear resistant HARDTEC drill bit, with a special diamond ground carbide tip, has been de..


Apolo doubles its chances

17-Mar-2017

Apolo has entered two new innovations into this year’s Route To Fastener Innovation Competition ..


Fixbolt at Stuttgart

17-Mar-2017

At Fastener Fair Stuttgart Spanish-based Lusan will be presenting its full range of products, in..


TENZ low energy screws

17-Mar-2017

Wood is a pure, living and sustainable material, which is why TENZ has introduced a revolutionar..


BladeFixer – the heavyweight champion of plasterboard fixings

16-Mar-2017

Select Products states that its new BladeFixer brand is the world’s first plasterboard fixing th..


MULTI-MONTI®-plus: HECO screw anchor with ETA

16-Mar-2017

The new screw anchor MULTI-MONTI®-plus (MMS-plus) from HECO for cracked and non-cracked concrete..


Ova-Lok®: Suitable for fixing all types of materials

13-Mar-2017

With a unique oval thread and shank, as opposed to a standard round thread and shank, Tite-Fix s..


KEEP-NUT® receives ETA

07-Mar-2017

Specialinsert Srl has announced that its KEEP-NUT®, a revolutionary self-anchoring insert for st..


One system, many applications

02-Mar-2017

German-based Eurotec GmbH believes that its injection mortar – a powerful composite mortar based..


A specialist in fixing solutions

24-Feb-2017

fischer Deutschland Vertriebs GmbH is renowned as a specialist in fixing solutions, with the com..


Bossong chemical anchors and respect for the environment

21-Feb-2017

Today more than ever respect for the environment is of paramount importance to ensure sustainabi..


The Italian manufacturer of approved construction fixings

16-Feb-2017

G&B Fissaggi Srl offers products of the highest quality and certified performance, with its ..


For high loads in timber construction – HECO-TOPIX® full threaded screws

10-Feb-2017

The screw specialist HECO-Schrauben GmbH & Co KG has expanded its range of wood screws with ..


Chemical versus mechanical anchors – the pros and cons

07-Feb-2017

Mark Salmon, Independent Fixing Consultants Those responsible for choosing fixings for an..


fischer – committed to its values and people

27-Jan-2017

fischer is synonymous with innovative fixing solutions and has established itself as a key brand..


New version of INDEXcal

18-Jan-2017

INDEXcal has been designed using the framework of the European Consortium of Anchor Producers (E..


New website and 2017 catalogue

18-Jan-2017

INDEX Fixing Systems has updated its website to feature a responsive design, which means it can ..


CAMO Edge Fastening™ from National Nail

12-Jan-2017

US-based National Nail Corp states that its CAMO Edge Fastening™ delivers beautiful, faste..


Screw clips from Tillex

04-Jan-2017

Tillex has developed cable clips with screws, requiring no plugs, which make it easier for users..


New ETA for ‘Rock’ concrete screws

13-Dec-2016

Eurotec GmbH has announced that its ‘Rock’ concrete screw has recently received a European Techn..


Lightweight anchoring

08-Dec-2016

In 48 years Mungo Befestigungstechnik AG has gained the experience and technical know-how to dev..


Discover the new Self-Service catalogue from INDEX

29-Nov-2016

INDEX Fixing Systems has introduced its new Self-Service catalogue, which includes all self-serv..


Rounding off the year in style…with fischer fixings UK

24-Nov-2016

Further success has come from an increase in the size of the sales team; record breaking sales m..


Hilti: Seventy-five and serious about innovation

23-Nov-2016

What began 75 years ago, with production of engine components in Liechtenstein, has become a ren..


Beech joiner biscuits

09-Nov-2016

Marcopol Sp z.o.o has recently added high–quality beech joiner biscuits, or lamello biscuits, to..


New generation of Mungo concrete screws

07-Nov-2016

Mungo Befestigungstechnik AG has introduced a new and innovative generation of concrete screws. ..


Samac is the Champion for collated nails

04-Nov-2016

Suitable for all main brands of nailer, Champion collated nails from distributor Samac Fixings L..


EJOT Building Fasteners Division reorganised

01-Nov-2016

At the beginning of the new business year the EJOT Group restructured its Building Fasteners Div..


New HECO product catalogue

31-Oct-2016

As its existing product range is being continuously adapted and expanded, screw manufacturer HEC..


SMART® fixings from pgb-Polska

27-Oct-2016

pgb-Polska sp z.o.o is a manufacturer of high-quality nylon, steel and chemical anchors, develop..


New anchor for hollow ceilings

18-Oct-2016

INDEX Fixing Systems has launched into the market a new anchor for hollow ceilings — HC &m..


Bossong leads from the front

13-Oct-2016

Thanks to continuous investment and the experience it has gained in the field of fastening syste..


Vortex™ screws ‘going down a storm’

04-Oct-2016

The Vortex™ screw from Hexstone Group is recognised in the industry for its premium qualit..


EOTA supports innovation in the construction market, By Peter D. Schellinck, EOTA secretary general

29-Sep-2016

So, who is EOTA and what do we do? We are the ‘European Organisation for Technical Assessment’. ..


WOODIES® Ultimate screws enter international market

15-Sep-2016

Ever since WOODIES® Ultimate wood screws were introduced to the local Dutch market seven years a..


Hollo-Bolt® specified on a 73-storey skyscraper

13-Sep-2016

After recently receiving the Los Angeles Research Report (LARR) and full seismic approval from I..


Safe anchorage by fischer for Olympic venues in Rio

07-Sep-2016

In August 2016, when the Olympic Games will be opened in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the focus will ..


Innovation, design and manufacture

01-Sep-2016

Construction Anchors Inc, based in Taipei, Taiwan, was established in 2014 with the vision of pr..


Sormat updates ITH-Pe injection resin

23-Aug-2016

Finnish-based Sormat Oy has introduced an updated version of the versatile polyester-based injec..


Concealed fastening of decking boards

09-Aug-2016

High-quality decking timbers are an eye-catching feature of every garden. Their refined appearan..


INDEX Fixing Systems updates INDEXMor

26-Jul-2016

INDEX Fixing Systems, a manufacturer and industrial supplier of anchor systems, has expanded the..


New Ultracut FBS II concrete screw

21-Jul-2016

fischer has always been at the forefront of innovation and the new fischer Ultracut concrete scr..


TIMco: Stronger together

13-Jul-2016

On 19th – 20th May TIMco (T.I. Midwood & Co Ltd) held its first networking conference at the..


UIP reacts to differing challenges

07-Jul-2016

German manufacturer UIP GmbH & Co KG has expanded its chemical adhesive range to include sev..


Innovation, design and manufacture

04-Jul-2016

Construction Anchors Inc, based in Taipei, Taiwan, was established in 2014 with the vision of pr..


Sulzer acquires PC Cox

28-Jun-2016

Sulzer Ltd recently acquired PC Cox Group Ltd, headquartered in Newbury, UK, with the manufactur..


G&B launches GETO wood screws

23-Jun-2016

Experience, quality, safety, research and innovation, these have been the key words that G&B..


BECK staples now in outer space

14-Jun-2016

The Austrian company RUAG Space GmbH recently tasked BECK Fastener Group with the development of..


pgb-Europe acquires HAPAX

09-Jun-2016

pgb-Europe NV, a full service supplier of fasteners, components and hand tools, recently acquire..


Eurotec adds to concrete fixing range

31-May-2016

Eurotec GmbH has extended its concrete fixing range by introducing the Eurotec bolt anchor – a t..


JCP releases 2016 price list

26-May-2016

JCP Construction Products, the specialist fixings division of Hexstone Group, has enhanced its o..


Safely securing connections in structural steel

17-May-2016

From the Empire State Building in New York to the Eiffel Tower in Paris, and the Burj Khalifa in..


Vorpa adds anchoring star to its portfolio

03-May-2016

Vorpa Srl is constantly working on new projects to upgrade its products and technologies – aimed..


Eurotec uses magnetism

28-Apr-2016

Economy, reduced workload and continuous improvement are the key focus points for German-based E..


High-quality, certified anchors

25-Apr-2016

G&B Group offers a wide range of high-quality, certified products including nylon fixing sys..


Great versatility and simple installation

21-Apr-2016

German screw manufacturer HECO-Schrauben GmbH & Co KG has expanded its current range of deck..


UIP establishes subsidiary in India

19-Apr-2016

In October 2015 UIP GmbH & Co KG established a subsidiary in India. Vikram Lyer, managing di..


Tecfi – meeting R&D demands

14-Apr-2016

Founded in 1997, Tecfi SpA has established itself within the fixing market as a leader in resear..


Undercut anchoring solutions from Sormat

04-Apr-2016

To partner the established Sormat Liebig® Superplus BLS – Sormat Oy has introduced the new Super..


New through bolt anchor with sheradised clip

31-Mar-2016

The MTP-X, with ETA Option 1 (ETA – 12/0397), is the most recent addition to INDEX Fixing System..


Hexstone launches Thunderbolt™ with ETA

22-Mar-2016

Hexstone – the UK’s largest wholesale supplier of fasteners, fixings, hardware and ironmongery –..


Anchoring for extreme conditions

14-Mar-2016

During the construction of Milan Expo 2015, several Bossong SpA anchors were installed in the bu..


Stronger fixing made easy

10-Mar-2016

Designed to combine fast and easy use with improved drive, the Performance Plus wood screw is th..


Quilosa® expands sealants, adhesives and foams range

09-Mar-2016

Spanish brand Quilosa®, member of the Selena Group, has expanded its product range to include Aq..


Free empirical testing from Evolution

07-Mar-2016

Evolution Fasteners Ltd is taking a bold step of offering free empirical testing in its UKAS acc..


TIMco expands popular C2 range

02-Mar-2016

Following on from the success of the C2 screw, TIMco (T.I. Midwood & Co Ltd) has launched th..


New TH range from INDEX

26-Feb-2016

INDEX Fixing Systems has launched its new TH range of ETA Option 1 approved fixings, which are a..


New solutions for all types of materials

25-Feb-2016

ZZE-Handyplug®, the HDPE multipurpose anchor for ETICS (external thermal insulation composite ma..


Vanke Pavilion created with KEIL attachment technology

22-Feb-2016

An exhibition pavilion with a particularly impressive façade design was created for the Milan Ex..


Hollo-Bolt receives seismic approval

18-Feb-2016

Lindapter has announced its Hollo-Bolt has received full ICC-ES seismic approval, giving enginee..


DeWalt® promotes best fixing practice

12-Feb-2016

DeWalt® is promoting best fixing practice in accordance with BS 8539 with its recently launched ..


UIP makes its mark

08-Feb-2016

Founded in 2010 UIP GmbH & Co KG has established itself in the building sector, from housing..


fischer UK beginning 2016 in position of strength

02-Feb-2016

The experienced and enthusiastic team at fischer fixings UK Ltd is stepping into 2016 with plans..


Gecko U8 screw-in anchor receives ETA

12-Jan-2016

FRÖWIS AG, based in Schaanwald, Liechtenstein, recently received a European Technical Assessment..


The new HECO-UFIX® MDF screw

07-Jan-2016

HECO-Schrauben GmbH & Co KG has supplemented its range with the HECO-UFIX® MDF – a versatile..


New ZZE-Handyplug® from Tecfi

15-Dec-2015

Tecfi SpA recently launched its new ZZE-Handyplug®, a HDPE multipurpose anchor for ETICS, which ..


Stella performance from Tillex

10-Dec-2015

Tillex says that its Stella plugs provide a quick and easy solution for fixing heavy objects in ..


Light-duty solutions from pgb

20-Nov-2015

pgb-Polska z.o.o – the Polish production plant of pgb-Europe NV – is able to supply a selection ..


The common pitfalls of anchor specification

20-Nov-2015

By Brian Deluce, technical manager at JCP Construction Products, part of the Hexstone Group ..


Special frame plug for hollow bricks and blocks

13-Nov-2015

Apolo MEA Befestigungssysteme GmbH has received a European Technical Assessment (ETA – 14/0336) ..


Confidence is good; approvals are better

11-Nov-2015

Hilti Group has recently received European Technical Assessments for a selection of its anchors,..


New Option 1 ETA for Profix PIT

06-Nov-2015

Swiss-based Profix AG has introduced the new Profix PIT injection type anchor, which has receive..


New long length Super Tek timber tek screws

04-Nov-2015

Based in Glasgow, UK, Evolution Fasteners Ltd has announced that its technical department has no..


Technically advanced fixing solutions

03-Nov-2015

We all want safe, reliable products but with so many options on the market it can become a diffi..


Manufacturing ETA fixings

20-Oct-2015

Offering high performance fixing systems, and a full range of packing possibilities, pgb Polska ..


Fixing in high temperature

15-Oct-2015

Installing standard chemical anchors in tropical climates around the world can prove difficult, ..


High-quality, certified products

06-Oct-2015

Headquartered in Italy, G&B Fissaggi Srl offers a wide range of high-quality, certified prod..


Getting the SME voice heard

01-Oct-2015

This summer Phil Matten sat in on the General Assembly of the European Consortium of Anchor Prod..


Rothoblaas recognised for innovation

30-Sep-2015

At the 7th edition of the Schweighofer Prize in Vienna, Austria, Italian-based Rothoblaas was aw..


INDEX Fixing Systems: Certified quality

29-Sep-2015

INDEX Fixing Systems has continued to broaden its range of ETA and CE approved products with the..


CROSS reports screw bolt anchor failure

25-Sep-2015

The latest CROSS confidential report on structural safety from the Institution of Structural Eng..


Construction Fixings Association expanding

22-Sep-2015

The Construction Fixings Association (CFA) recently gained a new ‘full member’ and appointed a n..


New generation of timber connector gains ETA

20-Aug-2015

Innovative German wood connection system manufacturer, Pitzl Metallbau GmbH & Co KG, has rec..


New JCP Anchor Calculation Program

11-Aug-2015

JCP Construction Products has launched the next generation of its Anchor Calculation Program (AC..


New handpicked SPAX® assortments at Lederer

06-Aug-2015

As a well-known specialist in the field of stainless steel screws, Lederer GmbH is enhancing its..


INDEX presents new ETA approved drop-in anchor

28-Jul-2015

INDEX Fixing Systems has introduced the HE-HO – a new approved drop in anchor with internal thre..


Against the strain – transverse reinforcement with double-threaded screws

23-Jul-2015

Here HECO Schrauben GmbH & Co KG looks at supporting timber structures and the need for stre..


Traditional fixing methods – a thing of the past

14-Jul-2015

Established in 1966, Soudal NV is a manufacturer of sealants, PU foams and adhesives, which serv..


Secure fixing for secondary steel connections

26-Jun-2015

John Kay, UK sales manager at Kee Safety Ltd – a global supplier of steel to steel connectors, d..


GripIt® appoints global distributor

10-Jun-2015

GripIt® has announced that RS Components has become its preferred distribution partner for the s..


Lindapter: Safely securing steelwork

19-May-2015

Established in 1934, Lindapter International says that it has built upon its proud history of de..


Vorpa increases its approval portfolio

29-Apr-2015

With the addition of the VHS-C middle duty anchor, Vorpa says it has added another fast, safe an..


G&B Group celebrating 35 years of quality

13-Apr-2015

G&B Group is celebrating 35 years of certified quality, experience and innovation, as well a..


ECAP and wood connectors

20-Mar-2015

Barbara Sorgato is secretary general of the European Consortium of Anchor Produc..


New MTP-G sherardised through bolt anchor

02-Mar-2015

The MTP-G, ETA approved in Option 1 (ETA – 12/0397) is the most recent addition to the wide rang..


Setting anchors without the need to clean out the drill hole

13-Feb-2015

Anchoring extreme loads safely in cracked and uncracked concrete – that’s the world of the fisch..


Approval for SWG ASSY® screws in Canada and the US

22-Jan-2015

SWG Schraubenwerk Gaisbach GmbH has announced that it has received ESR-3178 and ESR-3179 approva..


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