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WAFIOS to hold US Technology Symposium


WAFIOS has issued invitations to an Annual Fastener Open House & Technology Symposium from 1..

infinix – more than a tooling supplier


infinix precision corp is dedicated to servicing its customers with a wide range of forming tool..

Complete tooling requirements


Celebrating 45 years of fastener tooling manufacturing experience, CTR Carbide Dies Ltd speciali..

Improving process quality and tool life


When process monitoring and simulation shake hands, process quality and tool life improve. ..

San Shing expands tooling capability


With a strong fastener manufacturing background, San Shing’s tooling factory has developed to be..

New generation of Ingramatic thread rolling machines


Ingramatic is always in motion in expanding new technology on its I-Thread range. During Fa..

SMART secondary machining technology


Since purchasing the company in the beginning of 2016, National Machinery LLC has been serving a..

New, compact monitor for forming processes


MARPOSS, a specialist in measurement and testing technology, has expanded its product family of ..

Chun Zu expands factory


Chun Zu Machinery Industry Co Ltd expanded its factory at the beginning of 2017, to include a ma..

Made in Sala – valued worldwide


Dwell for a moment on any one of the punches displayed by Sala Punzoni at Fastener Fair Stuttgar..

RLS Tooling investing in machinery and people


The process of continual improvement and investment, throughout the organisation, is in the DNA ..

Dimac presents best sellers at seventh Fastener Fair Stuttgart


For three very successful show days, the Dimac team presented best sellers MCV1 and SPC-LAB..

CAN-ENG wins rotary hearth furnace order


CAN-ENG Furnaces International Limited has been contracted to commission a turnkey 36 feet diame..

SACMA world premieres at Stuttgart


SACMA Group was very satisfied with Fastener Fair Stuttgart 2017, where it introduced the world ..

Come to the point


WAFIOS Umformtechnik will showcase its automatic pointer SKM at the 2017 Fastener Expo Shanghai ..

Greenkote supports UK automotive fastening research


Greenkote Technologies has announced it is supporting Cranfield University based research work, ..

New SACMA feeding packages


SACMA Group has announced that all its 6 die net shape parts formers, for special parts producti..

Flexible manufacturing on the road to production runs of one


Manufacturing currently follows a series of fixed, separate stages. If machines or equipment sud..

100% inspection of aerospace rivets and fasteners


Aerospace is undoubtedly one of the market segments where industry-specific requirements are mor..

Lightweight components – simulation and feasibility on Hatebur machines


By Reinhard Bührer, head of marketing and sales (member of the management board), Hatebur Metalf..

Meet the thread rolling experts


WAFIOS Umformtechnik and EWMenn will be showcasing their wide range of innovative thread rolling..

Videx chamfer and extrusion line for hot rolled bars


Videx has expanded its extrusion line, capacity and is now offering a combined single and double..

​Mobile fastener inspection


Introduced to the market for the first time in 2016, the SPC-LAB is a first piece inspection mob..

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a fastener


Lazpiur has developed the new BEGItech CLT inspection machine, which performs a full inspection ..

New compact monitor for forming processes


Marposs, specialists in measurement and testing technology, has expanded its product family of p..

The most competitive thread rolling machine


Ingramatic says its new RP220 (W10/TR2) machine is the best compromise between rigidity and high..

More effective part inspection


Regg Inspection will be entering both its new i600 inspection machine with higher resolution cam..

Swiss Steel AG sets the course for steel production 4.0


To meet future customer demands for wire rod products and greater coil weights, Swiss Steel has ..

Greenkote doubles anti-corrosion coating capacity


Greenkote Plc, a provider of advanced anti-corrosion metal coatings, has more than doubled the c..

HEROSLAM presents new tools and coatings at Fastener Fair Stuttgart


HEROSLAM S.A.L will showcase its full range of thread rolling tools, including flat, cylindrical..

SKAKO semi-automatic packaging machine at Fastener Fair


At Fastener Fair Stuttgart, 28th – 30th March 2017, SKAKO Vibration AS will present its compact ..

Improving heading processes


Amongst its wide range of lubricants dedicated to the requirements of cold heading machinery, CO..

Vertical loading, bar end billet heating unit


The RADYNE range of vertically loaded bar end, billet heating machines covers a wide range of ro..

CAN-ENG working with Mexican fastener company


CAN-ENG Furnaces International Limited has been chosen to design and commission a 500kg/hour con..

New British Steel wire rod warehouse in Germany


In March 2016, following feedback from its German wire rod customer base, British Steel made a s..

Exclusive interview with Hatebur CEO


In 2016 Hatebur Metalforming took the next step in its growth strategy with the acquisition of C..

Dimac to prove the quality of automotive fasteners


Dimac Srl is a strategic partner for the most important automotive fasteners suppliers worldwide..

Using vibration in the sorting and inspection process


Sorting and inspection machines need a steady and reliable flow of material, in order to secure ..

New oriented anchor and nail bag-making machine


To respond to the demand for more flexible and cost-effective packaging for hardware sustainable..

GWI to represent RTM Products in Germany:


GWI GmbH is the new exclusive German sales agent for RTM Products Inc – an ISO 9001 certified ma..

BRANKAMP-MARPOSS ensures process quality


BRANKAMP GmbH, part of the MARPOSS Group, is a manufacturer of systems for the process monitorin..

Pre-heating stainless steel wire


Primarily focused on the ceramic industry since 1976, Italian-based Tecnopress Srl is currently ..

Why fastener companies should know about the friction values of their screw connections


By Julia Kiewitter, marketing, TesT GmbH A modern car or aeroplane is composed of many thousand..

SACMA shows its ‘Italian Excellence’


At Fastener Fair Italy SACMA Group focused on its ‘Italian Excellence’ and why it is leading the..

Why is mobile technology an important sales tool?


Here Paul Black, CEO at sales-i – a specialist in sales performance software, discusses the bene..

Tectorius® introduces speciality coating


US–based Tectorius® has announced the Tec–Kote™ 7000 Series of speciality coatings – a fam..

AICHELIN Group acquires AFC-Holcroft


The Austrian AICHELIN Group has acquired US-based Atmosphere Group, holding company of AFC-Holcr..

Efficiency with intelligent e-business solutions


Fasteners, including screws, nuts and washers, as well as fixing technology, are all C-parts. In..

High-speed packing from Weighpack


Weighpack International (WPI Services B.V), a specialist in fastener inspection and packaging eq..

Kistler Group acquires Schatz Group


Kistler Group has acquired Schatz AG, based in Remscheid, Germany, as well as its US sales and s..

Long life thread rolling tools


With more than 70 years of experience HEROSLAM S.A.L has established itself as a manufacturer of..

Complete tooling requirements


With over forty years experience in high precision ‘added value’ engineering, CTR Carbide Dies L..

CAN-ENG installs system in Canada


CAN-ENG Furnaces International Limited has installed and commissioned a 6,000lb/hour continuous ..

100% optical inspection of retaining rings


Italian-based Dimac Srl has solved what it sees as the most difficult sorting and inspection pro..

GWI becomes German agent for GAM


GWI GmbH has become the official German agent for Giovanni Anceschi Srl (GAM) — an Italian..

Expertise in forming tooling


Major Industries Ltd is a Taiwanese manufacturer and distributor of cold and hot forming tooling..

A new chapter for the British steel industry


The revival of the British Steel brand marks a new chapter in the life of Scunthorpe Rod Mill (S..

Great success for Dimac at wire® 2016


Dimac Srl has reported “great success” at the recent wire® 2016 show with a large number of visi..

Lazpiur develops new inspection system


In-line with its company policy to build on the latest technology available, Lazpiur S.A has dev..

Lubo International and WASI announce strategic cooperation


Lubo International and Wagener & Simon GmbH & Co KG (WASI) have announced their strategi..

Focusing on speed and accuracy


BILWINCO A/S has been a manufacturer of weigh-counting and packing systems for fasteners since 1..

Combined thread rolling machine


TLM Srl is always working on new projects to develop innovative technologies aimed at supporting..

Successful show for WAFIOS


Under the motto ‘innovations and highlights’ WAFIOS Umformtechnik GmbH, together with WAFIOS AG,..

SACMA Group focuses on customers at wire® 2016


wire® 2016 was a very important edition for SACMA Group as it was an opportunity for the company..

SMART part of National stand at wire® 2016


SMART Machinery Srl and its thread rolling equipment was a key part of the National Machinery LL..

SOLO Swiss delivers new automatic heat treament line


SOLO Swiss Group recently delivered a new automatic heat treatment line for fasteners to one of ..

Ernst Reinhardt and Perceptive Industries form technical alliance


Located in Villingen-Schwenningen, within the Germany Black Forest, Ernst Reinhardt GmbH – a man..

Organisational changes at CAN-ENG


Michael Klauck, president of CAN-ENG Furnaces International Limited, has announced a series of o..

Faster, higher, stronger with BASS threading technology


Hall 15. Stand H15 The machining of internal threads is a real challenge within the fast..

CPM to showcase forging software


Hall 15. Stand C40 German-based CPM Gesellschaft für Computeranwendung, Prozeß- und Mate..

Manassero appointed exclusive agent


Hall 15. Stand A31 Manassero & C Srl has announced that it has just been appointed e..

At the forefront of inspection machinery


Hall 15. Stand H14 Lazpiur S.A has developed the new BEGItech CLT machine, which is able..

SACMA Group to show its riches


Hall 15. Stand F26 SACMA Group will present all of its innovations, machines, and events..

Supplying quality threading tools


Hall 15. Stand B55 RLS Tooling Ltd has manufactured thread rolling dies since 1989 and c..

Videx to display VAS-20-DBH and VA-20-ES


Hall 15. Stand A53 Videx Machine Engineering Ltd is able to manufacture a wide variety o..

Tecno Impianti introduces new in-line wire drawer


Hall 15. Stand E06 Italian-based Tecno Impianti Srl will exhibit the latest version of o..

Weighpack’s packing possibilities


Hall 15. Stand F22 Weighpack International (WPI Services B.V), a specialist in fastener ..

Aztec Nordic Ltd launches new machine models


Finnish-based Aztec Nordic Ltd, a manufacturer of automated powder coating machines for roofing ..

Special support service from SMF Tools


Hall 15. Stand A06 For 42 years SMF Tools has been producing high precision tools for th..

T.L.M adds RP27 to its range


Hall 15. Stand G47 T.L.M Srl is constantly working on new projects to develop innovative..

SASPI excited about wire® 2016


Hall 15. Stand E36 Once again Talleres SASPI S.A will be exhibiting at the wire® 2016 sh..

Inspection of anchor bolts


Hall 15. Stand F42 Dimac Srl recently supplied its MCV4 and MCV2 rotary table machines to G..

A step change in customer service


Hall 12. Stand B34 In the modern market place everything starts with the customer. Tata ..

The future is electric direct drive technology


Hall 15. Stand A06 Nedschroef Herentals N.V has invested considerable resources, with great..

National Machinery to exhibit with new partners


Hall 15. Stand A26 National Machinery LLC’s stand at wire® 2016 will be bigger this year,..

wire® showcases the best in fastener manufacturing technologies


From 4th – 8th April 2016 the world’s leading trade fairs wire® – the international wire and cab..

CAN-ENG to build continuous T-7 heat treatment system for aluminium structural castings


CAN-ENG Furnaces International Limited has been contracted by a large Canadian-based tier 1 auto..

National Machinery to represent Nakashimada


Nakashimada Engineering Works Ltd and National Machinery Europe (NME) have jointly announced tha..

Is testing quality through technology the answer?


Here Martyn Cleaver, managing director at Forward Industrial Products Group, looks at the use of..

SPC-LAB, Volume Plus and MCVplant: Dimac tribute to process controls


Attentive to market demands and needs, Italian-based Dimac Srl is always looking to develop, eng..

EWMenn now part of WAFIOS Umformtechnik


WAFIOS Umformtechnik GmbH has acquired EWMenn GmbH & Co KG and is now able to offer a broad ..

Wallwork receives Nadcap approval


Wallwork Group has reported that its Nadcap approval has now been extended to cover both its alu..

DSL moves forward with Regg Inspection


UK-based DSL Ltd has continued its recent period of investment by adding an i-300 Regg Inspectio..

National Machinery takes controlling interest in SMART


National Machinery LLC has taken a controlling interest in SMART Machinery Srl. SMART Machinery ..

In step with your business


As recent headlines have highlighted, these are tough times for the steel industry. Tata Steel’s..

Schwer + Kopka: Servicing the market for 25 years


With 25 years’ experience servicing industrial accounts, Schwer + Kopka GmbH has established its..

New SKAKO semi–automatic packaging machine


SKAKO Vibration has introduced a new compact weighing and filling system to fill different kind ..

Weighpack supplies box handling system


Weighpack International (WPI Services B.V), a specialist in fastener inspection and packaging eq..

In the bag


There is no second chance to achieve a good first impression – which is why STRUBL GmbH & Co..

OSG introduces ThreadPro code generator software


OSG USA Inc has announced the release of its latest thread milling NC code generator software – ..

Brooks Forgings adds to QC department


Brooks Forgings Ltd is always looking for new developments in technology that can help achieve a..

Multiple order contracts for CAN-ENG


CAN-ENG Furnaces International has recently received four contracts for the design, manufacturin..

New features on SBM-35L inspection system


San Shing Fastech Corp has added new features to its SBM-35L First Article Inspection System, wh..

360° inspection with OPTISORT®


For more than 10 years GEFRA GmbH has been able to offer a real 360° surround inspection using f..

Mayes & Warwick celebrates its centenary


In 2015 UK-based Mayes & Warwick Ltd, a manufacturer of thread rolling dies in a wide variet..

A 90° flip on cold form tooling


Met-MAX Innovations – the tool design department of National Machinery LLC – has designed a devi..

The power of Lubo


Lubo International, based in Kortgene, the Netherlands, has developed a lubrication that it says..

Videx VEM extrusion machines fed from magazine


Videx Machine Engineering Ltd has added a new series of extrusion machines that are automaticall..

Automatic assembly and powder painting line


UK-based Performance Feeders Ltd says it is able to supply a unique high-speed line for automati..

Corrosion protection since 1954


For over 61 years Duroc NV has been a key player in the European market for the surface treatmen..

Ernst Reinhardt opens its doors


Ernst Reinhardt GmbH recently held its first in-house exhibition, with over 50 invited guests gi..

Diamond Coating for wood to wood connections


BECK Fastener Group states that its Diamond Coating surface treatment offers a significant incre..

High cycle fatigue evaluation of aerospace fasteners


Aerospace fasteners – bolts, studs, screws, and rivets – are among the most critical components ..

When quality is critical


UK-based Lamons UK manufactures bespoke fasteners for use in a wide range of demanding industrie..

CERATIZIT Group acquires Klenk


CERATIZIT S.A has acquired the German manufacturer of solid carbide cutting tools – Klenk GmbH &..

New indexable range launched in Scandinavia


The new Pramet range of indexable tooling – a comprehensive programme of turning, milling and ho..

Full size fastener testing now available from Caparo Testing Technologies


Caparo Testing Technologies has announced that, as part of an extension to its UKAS scope of acc..

New packing centre for de WIT


Recognised for its famous brand name Don Quichotte, the Netherlands nail manufacturer de WIT rec..



TEMSA, a high precision dies manufacturer from Barcelona, Spain, has recently acquired the Spani..

Vibration test for nuts and bolts


In a bolted joint designed correctly according to VDI 2230 the bolt performs a clamping force, w..

Innovative nail packing solution


Weighpack International (WPI Services BV) has recently introduced an innovative, low-cost and co..

Strategic alliance between ENKOTEC and VIBRON


ENKOTEC A/S, the Danish nail machine supplier, has agreed to a cooperation agreement with VIBRON..

Ingramatic: Leading with new solutions


Ingramatic SpA, the leading Italian company for designing and manufacturing thread rolling machi..

New multicolour warning light shows current machine status


Warning lights on load monitoring systems typically show when a heading or thread rolling machin..

CAN-ENG commissions system


CAN-ENG Furnaces International Limited has commissioned a 1,500lb/hr continuous mesh belt atmosp..

New header model 248 E


Carlo Salvi SpA has developed a new motorised header model – 248 E – which it says is an enhance..

All-rounder in fastener packaging


Weighpack International (WPI Services BV) is a specialist in fastener inspection and packaging e..

Rohmann - ultra fast sorting


The demand on automatic inspection equipment for the 100% inspection of screws, nuts, stamped pa..

OPTISORT® - two decades of innovations in the name of quality control - INCLUDED


Since 1995 GEFRA’s OPTISORT® systems have been synonymous with ultra-fast high-end measuring and..

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