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JLR reaffirms continuation of 24-year relationship with Optimas

26th June 2017
Optimas Solutions is proud to announce that it has formalised a continuation to its contract with Jaguar Land Rover for fastener supply to the company…

The benefit of lockbolts

23rd June 2017
By Dr.-Ing. Hans- Albert Staedler Seventy years ago Louis C. Huck - the founder of Huck Fasteners, which ultimately became part of Arconic Fastening …

New technical support for SME Metalformers

22nd June 2017
First published: 29th April 2016 By Peter Standring at Industrial Metalforming Technologies Ref: FFT160429 UK Government strategy in support o…

New Silicone conformal coatings

21st June 2017
In tests, Techsil found its new silicone conformal coating formulations manufactured by Momentive out-perform other conformal coating materials for co…

Greenkote announces automotive industry project with Scott Bader

20th June 2017
Greenkote, a provider of advanced anti-corrosion metal coatings, has announced it is working with Scott Bader, the global chemical company which manuf…

Feature Article

Joining materials in safety critical applications

Jonathan Craven, operations director for Arconic Telford Joining materials in safety critical applications should not be underestimated. A fastener t…

Technical Article

Features and benefits of ArmorGalv® thermal zinc diffusion

Ref: Ref: FFT170419

Thermal diffused zinc, a finishing process historically known as sherardising,has been used for corrosion protection of metal parts for over a century…