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ARaymond adds largest production site to global network

18-Aug-2017

With its 150 years of experience and its recognised technical expertise, the ARaymond network is..


GESIPA® Bird Pro series – fast, powerful and independent

17-Aug-2017

The battery-powered riveting tools from the Bird Pro series can be used wherever cables or compr..


New expanded Rivit catalogues

11-Aug-2017

Rivit Srl has introduced two new technical catalogues dedicated to its industry division – the 8..


In conversation with…Mike Mowins, president, The Phillips Screw Company

09-Aug-2017

An in-depth conversation on lightweighting and fastener development with Mike Mowins is never to..


BRALO parts in the automotive sector

04-Aug-2017

BRALO is a Spanish manufacturer of rivets and fastening systems that works hand in hand with the..


Arpel boards ARK

03-Aug-2017

Arpel Ltd, the UK-based fastening solutions specialist, has recently announced the news that it ..


Nord-Lock washers – when safety really matters

28-Jul-2017

The original Nord-Lock wedge-locking washers are recognised all around the world for their abil..


Dr Mathias Hüttenrauch: CEO and chairman of the board, Koninklijke Nedschroef Holding BV

27-Jul-2017

Focusing on value for customers with advanced solutions and services, Koninklijke Nedschroef Hol..


Co-developing innovations with customers

21-Jul-2017

One of the defining trends in the automotive industry currently is the development of mo..


Providing the highest standards of bolt security

20-Jul-2017

The HEICO Group, based in Ense, Westphalia, Germany, has been at the forefront of fastener techn..


What is a locking nut and in what circumstances would you require one?

17-Jul-2017

Typically when using fasteners they would not be expected to come loose, explains Staytite Ltd. ..


WiHa picks up multiple design awards

14-Jul-2017

WiHa GmbH has recently won prestigious design awards for two products – the LiftUp 26one® magazi..


Usability and protection for electrical work

11-Jul-2017

The KNIPEX range of VDE insulated tools offer everything a tradesperson needs when working on el..


Henkel to further drive growth within global aerospace industry

07-Jul-2017

The Adhesive Technologies business unit of Henkel has started the construction of a new producti..


Promoting smooth and unmarred designs

06-Jul-2017

PEM® concealed-head self-clinching studs and standoffs for thin metals provide permanent mating ..


Apex Tool: 50 years as TORX® licensee

05-Jul-2017

Acument Global Technologies Inc celebrated the anniversary of its most recent 50 year TORX ..


New products and distribution growth for Striplox

30-Jun-2017

Award winning international fastening and joining product range, Striplox, has 160 new stocking ..


tesa UK looks to the future

28-Jun-2017

tesa UK Ltd, wholly-owned tesa SE affiliate and part of Beiersdorf AG, is ready for the challeng..


GESIPA® continues to strengthen its capabilities

23-Jun-2017

GESIPA has invested in its UK manufacturing facility over recent years in order to achieve a str..


SINARD develops two new quick attachment devices

22-Jun-2017

SINARD’s latest catalogue for quick attachment devices includes 500 references, to which it has ..


Fasteners with tightness indicator

16-Jun-2017

Stress Indicators Incorporated, a technology and manufacturing firm specialising in industr..


New Hitachi nailers

14-Jun-2017

Hitachi Power Tools (UK) Ltd has launched a tougher, faster and more advanced range of cordless ..


Custom parts without tooling costs

09-Jun-2017

Rotor Clip’s technical sales engineers are renowned for their ability to work with customers to ..


Are all Smalley parts made from the same material?

08-Jun-2017

Justin Lawrence, a TFC Europe Ltd senior design engineer, fields questions about interchangeable..


Living market evolution

02-Jun-2017

Since 1984 Frigerio Ettore SpA has deployed the strategy ‘to live’ the market evolution and to s..


Rivit launches extra long AFT blind rivets

31-May-2017

Aluminium/steel blind rivets (AFT) are the most used type by customers, because of their su..


New NORMA Group quick connector meets the highest requirements in vehicles

26-May-2017

NORMA Group has developed the V2-XC (X-treme Conditions) a new quick connector made of plastic t..


...you can take your time

24-May-2017

While orders placed in other places are being put off until the following day, Lederer is s..


Spring solution solves sticky situation

19-May-2017

Mastering the manufacturing behind an innovative product is a task engineer’s relish. Lesjöfors ..


The security fastener experts

17-May-2017

From relatively humble beginnings more than 22 years ago, Hafren Fasteners – based in Wales – ha..


Brooks Forgings supplies special components to UK rail industry

12-May-2017

Brooks Forgings Ltd was recently approached to produce special arching horns commonly used in ov..


TR Fastenings to assist with NASA’s next Mars Rover

11-May-2017

TR Fastenings has been commissioned to supply high strength blind rivets for the ground penetrat..


SD Products partners up with Ketterer

09-May-2017

SD Products Ltd has become the first official and exclusive UK distributor for Ketterer – a stoc..


Stixall on a Roll

05-May-2017

Everbuild, a Sika company, has launched Stixall on a Roll – an invisible double-sided transparen..


Socket & Allied doubles manufacturing capability

04-May-2017

Socket & Allied Screws Ltd is continuing along its growth trajectory by reaffirming its comm..


Harrison Silverdale supports the automotive industry

02-May-2017

Harrison Silverdale (HSL), a supplier of threaded inserts and specialised fasteners to the plast..


NORMA Group sponsors joining products for racing team TUfast

28-Apr-2017

NORMA Group is supporting TUfast e.V – the formula student team of the Technical University of M..


Bay Supply introduces BayFast brand

27-Apr-2017

US online warehouse Bay Supply, a division of Bay Fastening Systems, has added the BayFast brand..


Keeping industry running

24-Apr-2017

At its core, norelem supplies a range of quality products such as flexible standard parts, syste..


Challenge – ensuring the highest quality

21-Apr-2017

Nuts, bolts, screws and washers used in the manufacturing industry are a well developed, reliabl..


WDS’ wide range of dowel pins

20-Apr-2017

WDS Component Parts Ltd says it can supply a wide range of dowel pins, also known as engineers’ ..


Self-clinching steel lock nuts hold mating screws tight

19-Apr-2017

PEM® Type SL™ self-clinching steel lock nuts, from PennEngineering®, integrate a unique TR..


Manufacturing fasteners for aerospace

14-Apr-2017

By Dr John Newnham, fastener engineering consultant, janewnham@btinternet.com The comm..


Wiha Stubby VDE makes handling easier

14-Apr-2017

The new Wiha Stubby VDE screwdriver, with a bit holder for slimBits, measures just 105mm and off..


New solvent-free UV adhesive

13-Apr-2017

Vitralit® VBB-2N LV, a new solvent-free UV adhesive, is now available from UK distributor Techsi..


Smaller and slimmer packaging solutions

12-Apr-2017

ESSVE has launched the Essbox Mini – the next generation of the packaging system Essbox – develo..


Fixi’s new labelling system

10-Apr-2017

Fixi – an Italian company specialised in the production and distribution of mechanical fastening..


Packaging makeover for Jubilee®

06-Apr-2017

Jubilee® Clips has introduced new packaging for its range of original Jubilee worm drive hose cl..


Fastener and component enhancement materials

31-Mar-2017

By Mark Thurber, CEO, Maelstrom Chemical Technologies LLC Fastening systems have been an en..


Reliable and competitive products

30-Mar-2017

FAR, a manufacturer of blind rivets, rivet nuts and fastening systems, based in Bologna, Italy, ..


GESIPA® Speed Rivet technology

27-Mar-2017

In addition to its hydro-pneumatic magazine setting tools, GESIPA® has completed its product por..


WASI’s new products at Stuttgart

24-Mar-2017

‘Cherry picking’ was yesterday’s challenge, ‘saving time’ is tomorrow’s promise, and by developi..


The smallest wave springs on the market

23-Mar-2017

As engineers around the world design smaller and smaller assemblies, the question becomes ‘where..


New touch latch from Frigerio

22-Mar-2017

Established in 1948, Frigerio Ettore SpA has a strong presence in the European metal working mar..


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..


Flexriv®: Increases functionality, reduces encumbrance

21-Mar-2017

Rivit Srl has introduced the Flexriv® – a flexible container for spent mandrels, which will enab..


Adjuster screw for shelving

20-Mar-2017

Italian manufacturer of steel screws Mecavit will be introducing its specialist adjuster screw f..


SLIC Pin™ revolutionises assembly operations

20-Mar-2017

Already popular in the USA, the new quick locking SLIC Pin™ from Pivot Point will be intro..


Series 7000 torque wrenches

17-Mar-2017

Wera’s extensive range of tools for both manual and power tool applications includes its classic..


Fast, strong, precise GEDORE LHD-80

16-Mar-2017

GEDORE Torque Solutions has introduced the LHD-80, a heavy-duty torque wrench with a powerful br..


More mobility and flexibility in stud welding

16-Mar-2017

For this year’s Route to Fastener Innovation Competition, Heinz Soyer will present the possibili..


Captive style fastener prevents over tightening

14-Mar-2017

Southco® has expanded its DZUS® Quarter-Turn product line with a captive style fastener that pre..


Star Fasteners helps bring Penta-Lok to the market

14-Mar-2017

UK specialist fastener distributor, Star Fasteners, has collaborated with Arconic to produce the..


The smallest battery riveter

14-Mar-2017

Available from April 2017, the RivSmart battery riveter with integrated process control from VVG..


Less talk, more torque

13-Mar-2017

STAHLWILLE says its MANOSKOP® 730 QUICK torque wrench and new SmartCheck tester for torque wrenc..


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..


BUMAX® Ultra – the world’s strongest bolt

10-Mar-2017

The new BUMAX® Ultra range of unique precipitation hardened stainless steel fasteners from BUMAX..


Red sprung index bolts from WDS

10-Mar-2017

WDS Component Parts Ltd has introduced a new range of compact parking type spring loaded index b..


Versatility in tightening large nuts

10-Mar-2017

Mechanical tensioning and hydraulic tensioning are common methods to tighten large size bolts..


Corrosion resistant fasteners from PennEngineering®

09-Mar-2017

PennEngineering® says its new PEM® self-clinching stainless steel standoff fasteners with bright..


The strong, silent tool

07-Mar-2017

Hilti has launched the BX 3 battery actuated direct fastening tool capable of driving nails into..


Crane adds WrenchStar to range

03-Mar-2017

Manufactured in the UK, Crane Electronics Ltd has added the WrenchStar Multi production wrench t..


Lightweight self-locking nuts offer weight savings for aerospace

03-Mar-2017

Sigma Precision Components UK Ltd has developed a new range of lightweight, self-locking nuts, f..


New TORX® Paralobe™ drive system

03-Mar-2017

In the long history of Acument Global Technologies developing new fastener drive systems such as..


NORMA wins major contract from French motor vehicle manufacturer

27-Feb-2017

From 2019 NORMA Group will be supplying up to 1.5 million custom-made plastic pipe urea lines to..


Motorq – improving serviceability

23-Feb-2017

Sykes-Pickavant Ltd is adding the Motorq Push-Thru professional torque wrench to its comprehensi..


Special lifting assemblies for industrial stillages

17-Feb-2017

Thanks to its extensive on-site manufacturing capabilities, Brooks Forgings Ltd has secured a ne..


A ‘Hi-Torque®’ clamp for low pressure applications

16-Feb-2017

UK-based hose clip manufacturer JCS Hi-Torque Ltd says it is able to produce custom clamp assemb..


New glob top adhesives

14-Feb-2017

Specially for the consumer and general electronics industry, Panacol-Elosol GmbH has developed t..


The wind turbine time machine

03-Feb-2017

With the sector growing globally every year, the wind energy industry is looking to use less mat..


Quality riveters to place rivet nuts

01-Feb-2017

Rivit is known in Italy and abroad as a leading company in the production and distribution of fa..


Easy access to stainless fasteners

31-Jan-2017

Stainless Threaded Fasteners (STF) is one of Europe’s largest distributors of stainless steel an..


Riveting technology for carbon fibre and composite material

20-Jan-2017

EFC International offers cost savings through assembly solutions for interior, exterior, body, p..


Mobile welding without high power current

19-Jan-2017

The newly developed SRM® stud welding inverter BMK-8i – with 230V single phase input power – is ..


New compact, lightweight staplers from Makita

18-Jan-2017

Makita’s two new 10mm battery powered staplers, DST111 and DST112, offer a host of advanced tech..


Military precision from ZaGO

17-Jan-2017

ZaGO Manufacturing Co Inc is committed to providing the highest quality ‘Made in America’ sealin..


SD Products’ fixing solution for Jaguar Land Rover

17-Jan-2017

SD Products Ltd is a third generation family owned business with over 40 years of experience as ..


Tappex celebrates 60th anniversary

15-Jan-2017

In September Tappex Thread Inserts Ltd celebrated its 60 year anniversary and says it is proud t..


Custom fasteners from Blue Diamond

13-Jan-2017

Blue Diamond Technologies, a UK-based designer and manufacturer of bespoke mechanical parts, is ..


Apex μ-Guard fastener drive tools

10-Jan-2017

Apex Tool Group GmbH & Co OHG states it is revolutionising the market for covered assembly d..


New grades of pre-applied fastener sealants

09-Jan-2017

Tectorius® has introduced five new grades to its long-standing Tec-U-Seal™ line of pre-app..


GAGE BILT’s GB735 installation tool

03-Jan-2017

Constructed from aircraft quality materials to provide years of service, GAGE BILT Inc has intro..


Master Bond solvent resistant adhesives

23-Dec-2016

Formulated for bonding, sealing, coating and encapsulation applications, Master Bond EP41S-5 is ..


Reduce riveting time with Rivit automatic feeders

15-Dec-2016

Rivit Srl has introduced the RIV606 and RIV616 automatic feeders, which it says help to double p..


Lesjöfors manufacturer springs into action on the London Stadium

12-Dec-2016

The Lesjöfors AB company European Springs & Pressings Ltd recently took on a project that ‘h..


Cotswold achieves ISO certification

09-Dec-2016

Cotswold Fasteners Limited has achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification assuring the quality, profes..


Self-cutting thread inserts from Technifast

05-Dec-2016

Technifast Ltd has expanded its specialist fastener portfolio with a range of self-cutting threa..


Adhesives are essential for lightweight construction

02-Dec-2016

Lightweight construction is the future. Hardly any market segment is developing as dynamically a..


60 years of plastic fasteners

28-Nov-2016

In 1956 Mr Norbert Bülte decided to establish his own company in Lüdinghausen, Germany, developi..


Coupling challenges and the evolution

21-Nov-2016

Couplings can be found in many critical applications and represent one of the most challenging..


European patent granted for multi–function tapes

11-Nov-2016

tremco illbruck has obtained a European patent for multi–function tapes TP321 illmod trioplex ec..


Quality specialised fasteners

08-Nov-2016

Since 1984 Frigerio Ettore SpA has been specialising in cold metal sheet stamping combined with ..


Hook and loop from SD Products

03-Nov-2016

SD Products Ltd has added a large range of VELCRO® Brand hook and loop fasteners to its catalogu..


Technifast non–standard dowel pin service

02-Nov-2016

Technifast Ltd is able to offer customers a specialist dowel pin service that includes dowels wi..


LOCTITE® 577 reformulated

28-Oct-2016

To strengthen its commitment to continuous product improvement, Henkel has reformulated one of i..


Illuminating innovation from Carl Kammerling

27-Oct-2016

Carl Kammerling International has further enhanced its C.K tools dextro screwdriver range with t..


Accurate tensioning with Laser Tools

25-Oct-2016

To enable accurate tensioning of difficult to access fasteners, UK-based Laser Tools has introdu..


Automated blind rivet nut solution

20-Oct-2016

It is one thing to solve a fastening problem and another to enable the use of up to two million ..


Safer bolting with reduced risk of pinch points

20-Oct-2016

Hydratight Limited has launched a new accessory for its RSL torque wrench product line to increa..


Fast, accurate and safe fastening

17-Oct-2016

The ETW-Series electric torque wrenches from Enerpac have been designed to combine simplicity wi..


Working in tandem for a successful product development

14-Oct-2016

Although generally small in size and individual cost, the unheralded 'fastener' can cause manufa..


NORMA goes rallying

07-Oct-2016

NORMA Group recently supplied its V-Profile clamps for the exhaust systems of the MAZ-Sport Auto..


Nord-Lock Group adds Expander® System to solutions

06-Oct-2016

The Expander® System offers a modern cost–effective solution that stops pivot wear. Founded in 1..


FASCO® air driven tools

30-Sep-2016

So far 2016 has been a great year for tool manufacturer FASCO® Srl in Bologna, Italy. It has see..


GESIPA® for ‘body in white’ applications

23-Sep-2016

Advancements in materials and Industry 4.0 are challenging the joining technology of the automot..


Rivit’s riveters

22-Sep-2016

Rivit Srl is known in Italy and abroad as a leader in the production and distribution of fasteni..


Brass inserts provide reusable metal threads

16-Sep-2016

Type MSIB™ microPEM® brass inserts from PennEngineering® provide reusable metal threads to..


New line of pneumatic riveters from BRALO

16-Sep-2016

BRALO S.A has designed a complete range of five simple, durable and robust BNT riveters, which i..


Spring mechanism plays an important role at Tate Modern

14-Sep-2016

The Tate Modern art museum in London, UK, reopened on 17th June after a huge expansion project s..


tesa® on a roll with Speedsport Promotions

12-Sep-2016

Speedsport Promotions Ltd, a specialist the field of driver management, corporate hospitality an..


TURBOHEAD Xpro now also with SDS-max drive

09-Sep-2016

Since its market launch five years ago, KEIL Werkzeugfabrik Karl Eischeid GmbH says its TURBOHEA..


Black finishing service from Lancaster

06-Sep-2016

To satisfy the demand for fasteners with a black finish, Lancaster Fastener Co Ltd is now equipp..


Quality first at TFC

02-Sep-2016

As part of its commitment to quality, as well as recent enhancements in equipment and procedures..


A tougher, faster hammer drill

30-Aug-2016

With a highly efficient brushless motor, delivering even more power and run time when out on-sit..


Cordless impact gun from Laser Tools

25-Aug-2016

UK-based Laser Tools has introduced a new high powered, cordless impact gun (part number 6314) f..


Increase accuracy with ClickTronic

19-Aug-2016

Norbar Torque Tools Ltd has launched ClickTronic — a new digital scale mechanical torque w..


A new generation of pneumatic staplers

18-Aug-2016

PREBENA Wilfried Bornemann GmbH & Co KG has developed a new generation of pneumatic staplers..


Customised pins from Technifast

12-Aug-2016

Technifast Ltd’s manufacturing division has complemented its wide range of standard dowel pins b..


New Inox Mare website

11-Aug-2016

Inox Mare Srl is continuously looking to improve as a business and has recently introduced a..


Master Bond meets NASA specifications

10-Aug-2016

The EP3HTS-LO, a single component epoxy for demanding bonding, sealing and coating applications ..


The tool you can carry everywhere

08-Aug-2016

German-based KNIPEX — Werk C. Gustav Putsch KG has launched the powerful and compact Needl..


Fastening solutions for the rail industry

05-Aug-2016

Similar to other major global industries, mass transit continuously strives to improve manufactu..


Fast curing for plastics and metals

03-Aug-2016

Intertronics says its A-K015 two component adhesive provides clear bond lines in plastics assemb..


NORMA Group awarded Platinum Supplier Status by General Motors

02-Aug-2016

NORMA Group has received Platinum Supplier Status 2015 from General Motors for its site in Pilic..


Ingersoll Rand introduces Ultra-Compact Impactools™

01-Aug-2016

Ingersoll Rand is now offering the 35MAX and 15QMAX Ultra-Compact Impactools™ – small, yet..


Atlas Copco Bolt Tightening Solutions supplies tools for autoclave

28-Jul-2016

Engineers at Siemens Subsea can now access their new large size ‘testing’ autoclave quickly and ..


DELO brings light to the dark side

27-Jul-2016

DELO Industrial Adhesives LLC has introduced black adhesives, including the DELO-DUALBOND® GE494..


Pre-mixed and frozen resins

25-Jul-2016

Two component adhesives undoubtedly provide a strong, reliable bond, however some end users may ..


Techsil expands its electronic adhesive range

21-Jul-2016

Techsil Ltd has entered an agreement to supply Canadian-based MG Chemicals’ popular, high perfor..


PolyGrip® offers high flexibility

20-Jul-2016

GESIPA® Blindniettechnik GmbH boasts that its PolyGrip® blind rivet nut shows the highest flexib..


LED compatible materials for light engines

19-Jul-2016

DELO Industrial Adhesives LLC has tested and released 14 adhesives for use in LED lighting. Ten ..


Rivit concentrates on its self-clinching range

15-Jul-2016

Rivit Srl has developed an extensive range of products for industry, including blind rivets, riv..


Finding an engineering solution

14-Jul-2016

By Andy Giddings, technical manager, Staytite Ltd You may ask yourself what is the main g..


NORMA Group connects lines in the Gotthard Base Tunnel

13-Jul-2016

NORMA Group recently supplied the joining technology for the construction of the new Gotthard Ba..


Slim, sustainable torque wrenches

08-Jul-2016

New VDE torque wrenches 5108VDE (2Nm – 10Nm) and 5109VDE (5Nm – 25Nm) – with 10mm (3/8 inch) dri..


Vibration resistant fastening from Southco®

07-Jul-2016

Southco® has expanded its E3 VISE ACTION® compression latch series with an adjustable grip style..


Fast curing without heat

06-Jul-2016

DELO Industrial Adhesives LLC has developed a new range of dual-curing adhesives that it says re..


Self-clinching nuts for stainless assemblies

05-Jul-2016

PennEngineering® says its PEM® Type SMPP™ self-clinching nuts install permanently in ultra..


Henkel and the NextEV TCR racing team

01-Jul-2016

Following the success of a strong opening race season in which Nelson Piquet Jr. won the driver’..


Smalley goes…smaller

01-Jul-2016

TFC Ltd has announced Smalley’s newly expanded manufacturing capabilities now enable it to desig..


Protection and security with SecuFast®

30-Jun-2016

Douwes International B.V’s new addition to its SecuFast® security fasteners – the 7-star® model ..


An extensive range of springs

29-Jun-2016

Lee Spring Ltd is constantly building its extensive range of compression springs, both ex-stock ..


The champions of Leicester

27-Jun-2016

With Leicester City FC becoming champions of the English Premier League, Mark Selby winning the ..


Quality tools for the trade

24-Jun-2016

Carl Kammerling International has extended its avit® brand of toolbox essentials with the additi..


Sorta-Cases® turn black

23-Jun-2016

Having produced Sorta-Cases® for organising and carrying fasteners and small components for many..


Technifast’s marine grade service

22-Jun-2016

To combat the unforgiving environment both above and below the waterline, Technifast Ltd has pro..


Stainless spring washers according to DIN

21-Jun-2016

Lesjöfors AB has launched a new range of Belleville spring washers according to DIN 6796, design..


NORMA brings Formula 1 teams up to speed

16-Jun-2016

NORMA Group has provided several Formula 1 teams from all over the world with various types of j..


Comprehensive fastening solutions from HAMAR®

13-Jun-2016

With over two decades of experience in the fastener market HAMAR® Sp.J B i H Gizesiak is committ..


New heavy-duty line of sealing washers

13-Jun-2016

APM Hexseal has added a new range of heavy-duty air and liquid tight self-sealing washers for me..


Quick and accurate M18 FUEL™ finish nailers

10-Jun-2016

Milwaukee Europe has combined its POWERSTATE™ brushless motor, REDLITHIUM-ION™ batte..


SD becomes Schock Metall distributor

08-Jun-2016

SD Products Ltd is now the official UK distributor for German-based Schock Metallwerk GmbH, exte..


Making bolt security easier

02-Jun-2016

TR Fastenings Ltd has introduced a new wedge lock nut as part of an ongoing drive to introduce n..


PowerSocket® offers more torque

27-May-2016

Ingersoll Rand, a global brand of power tools, has introduced the PowerSocket® to save users tim..


Providing ‘maintenance free’ solutions

20-May-2016

Here Dr-Ing Hans-Albert Städler, customer engineering director Europe at Alcoa Fastening Systems..


In-house coatings from Growermetal

19-May-2016

Growermetal Srl has installed a new and fully automatic coating line that will enable it to supp..


VIPA supplies worldwide

18-May-2016

Operating since 1970, VIPA SpA says it can now export its wide range of products including high ..


Fastener Guide from REYHER

16-May-2016

F. REYHER Nchfg GmbH & Co KG has upgraded its comprehensive Fastener Guide to include helpf..


NORMA Group receives order from Chinese petroleum and petrochemical group

06-May-2016

NORMA Group recently received a major order from a leading Chinese petroleum and petrochemical e..


Innovative 4-way ratchet, socket and bit set

05-May-2016

Laser Tools has added a new innovative 4-way reversible ratchet, part number 6428, to its Laser ..


Recessed pan screws with TX-drive

03-May-2016

In addition to its extensive screw programme made from plastic, Bäcker GmbH & Co KG has now ..


Resistant and watertight fastening

02-May-2016

Since 1973 Rivit Srl has been developing a wide range of products for the industry, as well as r..


Hand tools built to last

29-Apr-2016

UK-based Chicago Brand has introduced its new Spring Tools® range, which includes nail..


Specialist tapes from Kommerling UK

29-Apr-2016

Kommerling UK has introduced two new high bond acrylic tapes – AT-1 and AT-3 – to its already pr..


Improved, ultra fast, pre-applied threadlocker

26-Apr-2016

Tectorius® has introduced the Tec-Bond™ 204 – a new and improved, universal, pre-applied, ..


Inoxmare’s new marine hardware

25-Apr-2016

Inoxmare Srl has introduced new stainless steel marine hardware including eye straps, flush lift..


A new touch latch from Frigerio

22-Apr-2016

Established in 1948, Frigerio Ettore SpA provides quality specialist fasteners for a variety of ..


SI® threaded metal inserts for plastic materials

22-Apr-2016

SI® threaded inserts from PennEngineering® provide durable and reusable metal threads in plastic..


Dokka invests in mega cell

21-Apr-2016

Dokka Fasteners AS has recently invested in a new mega cell for its production facility in Dokka..


Fastening innovations for a changing marketplace

20-Apr-2016

To satisfy customer demands in today’s ever changing marketplace, engineers from Flaig + Hommel ..


Fire-resistant cable fixing

19-Apr-2016

HellermannTyton has increased its extensive portfolio of stainless steel cable ties and mounts w..


Ellsworth Adhesives extends range

18-Apr-2016

Ellsworth Adhesives Europe has added the Lord Corporation’s acrylic adhesive system Lord 810/20 ..


Torqueleader becomes Gedore Torque

15-Apr-2016

UK tool manufacturer Torqueleader has recently rebranded itself to become Gedore Torque Ltd in o..


TRIDON SmartSeal® – a new way to think about connections

14-Apr-2016

A big challenge when sealing air and coolant connections is being able to counteract thermal exp..


TR Fastenings launches new website

13-Apr-2016

TR Fastenings Ltd has recently launched a new website, featuring an online catalogue of over 40,..


‘Time Value of Money’ saving idea by GESIPA®

08-Apr-2016

GESIPA® Blindniettechnik GmbH recently got a chance to look at a cost saving ‘Time Value of Mone..


NeoSpeed® rivets: Faster, stronger and simpler

08-Apr-2016

POP® Avdel® states that its unique, splined, patent protected NeoSpeed® rivets deliver the wides..


Alcoa introduces high strength Magna-Lok® fastener

07-Apr-2016

Alcoa Fastening Systems & Rings has introduced the new 12.7mm (½ inch) diameter Huck® Magna-..


VIPA opens sealing division

24-Mar-2016

VIPA SpA has entered a business partnership with Chu Hung Oil Seals Industrial Co Ltd to create ..


Ryobi’s hard hitting 800W SDS+

18-Mar-2016

The new 4-Mode 800W SDS+ pneumatic hammer drill from Ryobi® has a new L-shape ergonomic design t..


Alcoa develops Huck® Magna-Lok® 316 A4 stainless steel

10-Mar-2016

Alcoa Fastening Systems & Rings, Telford Industrial Fasteners Operations, has introduced the..


Assortment cases from Stafa

10-Mar-2016

Stafa Group has introduced a range of assortment cases – equipped with a tab closure and a conve..


CV-375R-4: Compact, light and tough

08-Mar-2016

Cleco® – a brand of power tools from German-based Apex Tool Group GmbH & Co OHG – has introd..


Huntsman makes waves with luxury boat project

08-Mar-2016

Launched in Spring 2015 at the Miami International Boat Show in Florida, USA, Scout Boats Inc ha..


Titanium fasteners in stock

07-Mar-2016

Due to rising demand and to satisfy industry requirements for ‘just in time’ (JIT) delivery, Alt..


Hydraulic bolt tensioning

04-Mar-2016

UK-based Boltight Limited has been at the forefront of the bolt tensioning industry for many yea..


Speak to the experts

04-Mar-2016

Thanks to its technical knowledge and experience of cold forming, INOX-VITI® is able to provide ..


A new way to think about connections

03-Mar-2016

One of the biggest challenges in sealing air and coolant connections is being able to counteract..


Makita celebrates 100 years

03-Mar-2016

Makita is celebrating its 100th year with significant developments in its battery powered fasten..


Setting process monitoring by GESIPA®

02-Mar-2016

For more than 20 years GESIPA® Blindniettechnik GmbH has been able to monitor setting processes ..


Lesjöfors helps send satellite to the sun

01-Mar-2016

In 2018 the European Space Agency (ESA), in cooperation with NASA, is launching a satellite that..


Special high-quality fasteners

29-Feb-2016

Frigerio Ettore SpA has added new products to its 2016 catalogue, which now features a wide rang..


New style digital torque ratchets

26-Feb-2016

UK-based Laser Tools has introduced three new digital torque ratchets – part numbers 6205, 6206 ..


Italian stainless steel specialist

25-Feb-2016

In the last decade FIMINOX SpA has become the headquarters for a group of companies, enabling it..


Quick and easy riveting

22-Feb-2016

Reducing the time of riveting is a vital aim for many industries, which is why Rivit Srl has int..


High grade composites and bonding fasteners

19-Feb-2016

SD Products Ltd, a third generation family owned business with over 40 years’ experience as a st..


Safer fixing from NORMA

15-Feb-2016

NORMA Group has added the ABA® low profile cable tie for limited space applications and safer fi..


Hardlock Nut delivers total safety

10-Feb-2016

Staytite Ltd is renowned for supplying high-quality products and reliable solutions to customers..


New tools on show

09-Feb-2016

Fixi Srl will be showing its two new riveting tools – RBZ for blind rivets and TBZ for rivet nut..


Specially developed fastening systems

08-Feb-2016

As well as a broad array of standard fasteners including collated staples, nails, pins, and brad..


VIPA offers more

01-Feb-2016

Operating since 1970, VIPA SpA has branches in Italy, France, Spain, Germany and the Czech Repub..


Long-term durability with DCF620 XR®

29-Jan-2016

DeWalt® has expanded its XR® drywall screwdriver portfolio with the addition of the DCF620 XR® –..


SIPA exhibits at Köln

28-Jan-2016

For over twenty years SIPA Srl has looked to new technologies and methods to ensure that it is d..


Senco expands Duraspin range

15-Jan-2016

Poppers Senco UK Ltd has expanded its Duraspin collated screw fastening system family with a new..


SnapSil™ adhesive available in the UK

15-Jan-2016

Techsil Ltd has launched the SnapSil™ TN8000 silicone adhesive – a versatile, high perform..


Providing protection for nut threads

14-Jan-2016

PennEngineering® states that its PEM® self-clinching blind nuts permanently install into thin me..


Mobile stapling in timber frame construction

13-Jan-2016

PREBENA Wilfried Bornemann GmbH & Co KG has launched a new pneumatic industrial stapler – BD..


Innovative RFID tags from HellermannTyton

11-Jan-2016

HellermannTyton has developed a range of nylon and stainless steel identification cable ties com..


Increase productivity with ProSert™ XTN20

08-Jan-2016

POP® Avdel® has introduced the ProSert™ XTN20 – a next generation high production blind ri..


60 years of success

07-Jan-2016

Located near Milan, Italy, Viteria Fusani Srl has been manufacturing special and standard screws..


Strong, precise and fast

06-Jan-2016

Bosch Power Tools has launched the GBM 13-2 RE Professional – a new high performance drill for f..


Versatile system for connections and fastenings

05-Jan-2016

Bormann & Neupert GmbH & Co KG states that its Smart Band is a robust alternative to sta..


ARSER – becoming a technical partner

04-Jan-2016

Headquartered in Bologna, Italy, ARSER Srl states that its wide range of socket set screws, hexa..


RotaBolt® hits it on the head

18-Dec-2015

RotaBolt® measurement fasteners have recently been fitted by BSP International Foundations Ltd t..


Adhesive tapes – the solution for innovative product design

17-Dec-2015

Here the European Adhesive Tape Association AFERA – a not-for-profit trade association with over..


Fire-resistant fasteners and fixings

13-Dec-2015

Following an amendment of BS 7671 in July 2015 – which requires cabling to be supported by fire-..


A new tool from Cadex

11-Dec-2015

Direct Sales Ltd, a North American distributor of Cadex Tools, has introduced the V2/23.55 – a 2..


GOSTAR: A2 stainless steel peel rivet

09-Dec-2015

DEGOMETAL says its GOSTAR stainless steel peel rivet is specifically designed to fasten soft or ..


TFC achieves aerospace approval

09-Dec-2015

TFC Europe Ltd has announced that it has achieved AS9100C and AS9120 certifications for the aero..


A whole new Earnest

08-Dec-2015

Earnest Machine has recently opened two dedicated engineering and manufacturing centres in the U..


JCS Hi-Torque delivers high performance

07-Dec-2015

JCS Hi-Torque Ltd, part of the JCS group of companies, has been developing and manufacturing wor..


NORMA Group receives major order

04-Dec-2015

NORMA Group has received a major order from a German car manufacturer to equip several million v..


A modern distributor

02-Dec-2015

Family owned Italian distributor, Berardi Bullonerie Srl, is proud to offer a consistently htigh..


Dörken MKS-Systeme at the IAA

30-Nov-2015

Dörken MKS-Systeme GmbH & Co KG has reported that it enjoyed great success on the press and ..


Rivit introduces RIV506

27-Nov-2015

Rivit Srl has added the RIV506 hydro pneumatic tool for blind rivets to its range of riveters – ..


REYHER’s easy online ordering

26-Nov-2015

F. REYHER Nchfg GmbH & Co KG is continually improving its webshop with new features to meet ..


Blind rivet nuts in lightweight construction

25-Nov-2015

Carbon fibre-reinforced plastics (CFRP) have fascinating advantages when it comes to saving weig..


Bolting failure analysis

24-Nov-2015

Nuts and bolts are used everywhere. A bolting failure at home is usually only a minor..


High-quality manufacturing from GebuVolco

24-Nov-2015

Thanks to its production facilities in Hellevoetsluis near Rotterdam, the Netherlands, GebuVolco..


How to select the proper diameter and duty of a coiled spring pin

20-Nov-2015

By Christie Jones, market development manager at SPIROL Invented in 1948 by SPI..


SD Products expands its range

18-Nov-2015

SD Products Limited has added several new lines of marine and fabric fasteners to its expanding ..


New PEM® VariMount™ fastening system

13-Nov-2015

PennEngineering®’s new PEM® VariMount™ fastening system (Type VM) offers a clean and ready..


Techsil launches VELCRO® Trade Range

13-Nov-2015

Having recently become a distributor for the VELCRO® brand of hook and loop fasteners, UK-based ..


Joinlox’s strong global demand

11-Nov-2015

Australian joining technology company, Joinlox, says it is experiencing very strong global deman..


New sizes in the bag

11-Nov-2015

Ideal Clamp Products Inc has added new sizes to its current contractor pack bags line for the ID..


New torque tools from HAZET

11-Nov-2015

HAZET-WERK Hermann Zerver GmbH & Co KG has introduced a new range of electronic torque/angle..


Ray Fu’s wide range

11-Nov-2015

Ray Fu Enterprise Co Ltd, founded in 1999, is an exporter for all kinds of fasteners such as scr..


NORMA Group expands its worldwide testing laboratory capacities

06-Nov-2015

NORMA Group has expanded its validation tests at its test laboratories around the world to ensur..


SD Products becomes ARaymond distributor

05-Nov-2015

SD Products Ltd has announced an official agreement with ARaymond to enhance its portfolio of fa..


Grip-Tite sockets and wrenches

30-Oct-2015

Bradford-based Chicago Brand UK says its range of Grip-Tite sockets and wrenches offer the next ..


Cordless lithium impact wrench

28-Oct-2015

UK supplier of workshop tools, Jack Sealey Ltd, says even the most stubborn wheel nuts can be re..


Handy miniature stud welder

28-Oct-2015

Heinz Soyer Bolzenschweißtechnik GmbH will be showcasing the second generation of its high-tech ..


Safety secures trust

23-Oct-2015

In public infrastructure projects, there can be no compromise on the safety front. For more than..


The complete service solution

23-Oct-2015

Arpel Limited, the UK-based rivet, rivet nut and fastening solutions specialist, has launched a ..


Continued business success for Rivco

22-Oct-2015

Rivco Ltd says its planned investment in stock lines has resulted in an ever increasing number o..


Blind rivet nuts for sheet metal

21-Oct-2015

TR Fastenings has added blind rivet nuts for sheet metal and plastics to its vast product range ..


Torque screwdriver with precise adjustment

21-Oct-2015

Felo-Werkzeugfabrik Holland-Letz GmbH has launched a new torque release screwdriver series for e..


SPIROL releases solid pins design guide

19-Oct-2015

SPIROL International Corporation has expanded its solid pin standard product offering and has in..


Controlled fastening from Wera

16-Oct-2015

Wera Werk Hermann Werner GmbH & Co KG says its range of 19 torque screwdrivers, launched ear..


MEMFast rivet nut hand tool approved by NATO

15-Oct-2015

The RNHT48 rivet nut hand tool, launched by MEMFast (Make Ends Meet Limited) four years ago, has..


Things are hotting up

15-Oct-2015

DELO Industrial Adhesives LLC has introduced new one component epoxy resins based on anhydrides ..


CONTROLRIV: Power and control

14-Oct-2015

Rivit Srl says its CONTROLRIV process monitoring system will enable users to improve efficiency ..


Germany’s exclusive BUMAX® partner

13-Oct-2015

F. REYHER Nchfg GmbH & Co KG, the exclusive partner for the complete BUMAX® range in Germany..


Powerful grip and quick adjustment

13-Oct-2015

KNIPEX-Werk C. Gustav Putsch KG has introduced the Cobra® QuickSet Water Pump Pliers de..


One true blue

09-Oct-2015

The Electrolytic Plating Company Ltd (EPC), the sole UK licensee of the TUFLOK® NYLOK® BLUE® NYL..


Baker & Finnemore achieves AS9100 certification

08-Oct-2015

Baker & Finnemore Ltd has announced that it has achieved the AS9100 certification – an inter..


INOX-VITI: sJs® licensed manufacturer

04-Oct-2015

INOX-VITI, based in Grumello del Monte, Bergamo, Italy, is a licensed manufacturer of the sJs® –..


Talking torque

02-Oct-2015

Torque wrenches are common place across a variety of industrial processes – wherever there is a ..


Crane’s new lightweight production wrench

29-Sep-2015

Global torque measurement and management solutions provider, Crane Electronics Ltd, has launched..


High-flying fastening solutions

25-Sep-2015

UK-based GBK Ltd has developed, with a long-term customer, two new fastening solutions for the c..


sJs® – a new concept in self-forming screws

24-Sep-2015

Shortly before his unfortunate recent death, inventor and CVS Engineering managing director, Car..


New HAZET solid reversible ratchets

18-Sep-2015

HAZET-WERK – Hermann Zerver GmbH & Co KG, says its two new solid reversible ratchets, 863MC ..


New dual-threaded anti-loosening fastener

17-Sep-2015

Perfect Lock Bolt America Inc has introduced the Perfect Lock Bolt (PLB) – a dual-threaded bolt ..


Techsil becomes Araldite® distributor

17-Sep-2015

UK-based Techsil Limited has announced an agreement to supply three Araldite® ranges of adhesive..


Kobout: More than fasteners

16-Sep-2015

Kobout B.V, a supplier of steel and stainless steel fasteners, based in Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht, the..


SIPA now using yellow zinc plated chrome 3

14-Sep-2015

Italian-based SIPA Srl has introduced yellow zinc plated chrome 3 for all of its products – help..


Collaboration with Warwick University leads to new contract for Barton Coldform

11-Sep-2015

UK-based Barton Coldform (UK) Ltd has secured a contract with Ford Motor Company thanks in part ..


Driving down emissions in automotive interiors

10-Sep-2015

ATP adhesive systems AG specialises in the development and production of solvent-free, specialit..


ABA Original SMO meets highest demands

08-Sep-2015

NORMA Group has launched its new ABA Original SMO (syrafast molybdenum) – a worm drive hose clam..


Durability and comfort from Norbar

04-Sep-2015

UK-based Norbar Torque Tools has announced that it has re-engineered its Professional Torque Wre..


Top quality lock nuts for critical joints

03-Sep-2015

For fifty years J. Lanfranco & Cie, headquartered in Paris, France, has been manufacturing s..


High strength weld studs perfectly welded

28-Aug-2015

Heinz Soyer Bolzenschweißtechnik GmbH has introduced its new Black Series weld stud generation w..


TIMco opens the door to new range

27-Aug-2015

With a continued focus on expanding and complimenting its product range, T.I.Midwood & Co Lt..


Easy handling with EB400

21-Aug-2015

FAR Srl, an Italian manufacturer of blind rivets, rivet nuts and fastening systems, has introduc..


Quick connectors to be used in automotive cooling systems

14-Aug-2015

NORMA Group has secured a major contract for quick connectors with a large Chinese-European join..


New cable and pipe clips

13-Aug-2015

SD Products Ltd has extended its existing range of cable, hose and pipe management solu..


New ratcheting system for in-line applications

07-Aug-2015

SMC Corporation Ltd, a specialist in inventing, developing and bringing to market unique tools f..


Securing bolted joints under high vibration

31-Jul-2015

Here HEICO Befestigungstechnik GmbH explains why its HEICO-LOCK® Wedge Lock Washers are the reli..


Ellsworth Adhesives extends range

30-Jul-2015

Ellsworth Adhesives Europe has signed a new agreement with LORD Corporation, making it an offici..


60 years of production in Germany

24-Jul-2015

GESIPA Blindniettechnik GmbH has recently opened the doors to its demonstration centre, at its M..


Dynamic testing of the loosening of tightened screws

17-Jul-2015

omniTECHNIK Mikroverkapselungs GmbH, a manufacturer of pre-applied chemical thread-locking produ..


REYHER’s product spectrum for the chemical industry

16-Jul-2015

Safety aspects are very high when producing chemical products because of the extreme conditions,..


Fabory launches full service website

01-Jul-2015

Fabory recently introduced new and improved features to its website, designed to help customers ..


Cathodic corrosion protection of high strength subsea bolting

24-Jun-2015

In the last decade Hague Fasteners Ltd has seen massive demand growth for British manufactured, ..


New and fast technology at GESIPA®

12-Jun-2015

GESIPA® Blindniettechnik GmbH has completed its product portfolio with two hydro-pneumatic magaz..


Innovative quick connector enables 360 degree locking

29-May-2015

NORMA Group has developed an innovative metal quick connector that features a 360 degree claw ri..


High performance metal roof fastening

27-May-2015

BECK Fastener Group has expanded its portfolio in the field of metal to wood joints by developin..


316 stainless steel coiled spring pins

15-May-2015

SPIROL International Corporation has introduced a line of 316 stainless steel coiled spring pins..


Rivco - nuts included

05-May-2015

Rivco Ltd, the UK-based distributor of rivets, rivet nuts and Huck® products, has added rubber n..


Bülte gives you wing grips

27-Apr-2015

Bülte Plastiques France SA has added two new wing grips – BPF 251 and BPF 252 – to its handwheel..


REYHER adds RIPP to range

15-Apr-2015

With RIPP flange screws/nuts and locking screws/nuts F. REYHER Nchfg GmbH & Co KG has added ..


GEOMET® in-house coatings also on racks

01-Apr-2015

As an acknowledged licensee, GRAEWE Tadiv is able to provide the highest level of corrosion prot..


Direct fastening performance

30-Mar-2015

Hilti has launched the DX 2 powder-actuated fastening tool, which it says offers high productivi..


One of the world's leading manufacturers of clamps, connectors and fluid systems

18-Mar-2015

Not a claim to be made lightly but one that NORMA UK Ltd is justifiably proud to make, being the..


Blind riveting solutions from RIVE-LIT®

06-Mar-2015

Exhibiting for the first time at last year’s EuroBLECH show in Hannover, RIVE-LIT® displayed its..


TR Fastenings invests in 3D printing

27-Feb-2015

TR Fastenings Ltd has invested in a highly sophisticated 3D printer for the purpose of creating ..


Lederer expands DIN 580/582 assortment

17-Feb-2015

As a well known specialist of several decades’ in the field of stainless steel fasteners, screws..


New generation of thread forming screws for light alloy

03-Feb-2015

In modern assembly lines cost saving and component optimisation are decisive competitive factors..


Intelligent, lightweight screwdrivers

30-Jan-2015

With a lightweight and compact design, HS-Technik says its new intelligent cordless screwdriver ..


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