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GESIPA® continues to strengthen its capabilities

26th May 2017
GESIPA┬« has invested in its UK manufacturing facility over recent years in order to achieve a strategy to centralise its production of threaded insert…

Henkel to further drive growth within global aerospace industry

25th May 2017
The Adhesive Technologies business unit of Henkel has started the construction of a new production facility for aerospace applications at the site in …

Testing bolt resistance to vibration

24th May 2017
First published: 29th September 2015 By Jozef Dominik, owner, FERODOM s.r.o Ref: FFT150929 For engineers involved in the design and maintenance o…

Joining materials in safety critical applications

23rd May 2017
Jonathan Craven, operations director for Arconic Telford Joining materials in safety critical applications should not be underestimated. A fastener t…

Unclear EU Standard leads to higher maintenance costs

22nd May 2017
For more than 20 years, bolted steel structures have been more costly to maintain and more likely to fail than they should. This is due to a loophole …

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…