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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…

Can screws be reused?

12th July 2017
10th August 2016 By Martin Rüedy, fastener expert team, Bossard Group Ref: FFT160810 The reuse of screws after operational use is not to be re…

Bonding systems for machine building applications

11th July 2017
The use of bonding systems is gaining increasing popularity among machine builders as more and more come to recognise the potential advantages on offe…

Boon Siew Honda hands award to TR Powersteel

10th July 2017
TR Fastening’s Malaysian business, TR Powersteel, has been honoured with the title of ‘Best Quality Supplier’ by Boon Siew Honda, the automotive giant…

New manual-feed fastener installation press system

7th July 2017
With a manual-feed system offering the same powerful ram force and ideal throat depth as the higher-end automatic version, the new base model of the P…

Techsil announces agreement with fluid dispensing systems specialist

6th July 2017
Techsil Ltd, of Bidford-on-Avon Warwickshire, has announced an agreement with fluid dispensing systems specialist Nordson EFD. Techsil will become dis…