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In conversation with… Mike Mowins, president, The Phillips Screw Company (PART THREE)

19th July 2017
PART THREE Powertrains are changing and a lot faster than was previously anticipated. What does that imply?“That’s an area where we’ve been at the fo…

In conversation with… Mike Mowins, president, The Phillips Screw Company (PART TWO)

18th July 2017
PART TWO How about other sectors, for example rail or other wheeled vehicles?“We see the truck sector move to new innovations because they are driv…

In conversation with…Mike Mowins, president, The Phillips Screw Company (PART ONE)

17th July 2017
An in-depth conversation on lightweighting and fastener development with Mike Mowins, is never to be missed. Executive Editor Phil Matten caught up wi…

Press-fit terminal insertion machines for automotive sector

14th July 2017
Lazpiur has delivered two press-fit terminal insertion machines to the German multinational Daimler. The company, which works for pivotal manufactu…

Customised compression limiter assemblies

13th July 2017
PSM International has recently introduced a new range of Compression Limiter Assemblies (CLA) for use in high load-bearing automotive plastic componen…

Feature Article

Henkel innovations underpin automotive lightweighting

Vehicle lightweighting is one of the automotive industry’s most prevalent trends, thanks largely to the presence of increasingly stringent emissions l…

Technical Article

Features and benefits of ArmorGalv® thermal zinc diffusion

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