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Lightweighting and fastener development


Adhesives win Airbus Industrial Qualification

Epoxy Meets Airbus Standards

Henkel to further drive growth within global aerospace industry

New TORX® Paralobe™ drive system


Co-developing innovations with customers

BRALO parts in the automotive sector

Preparing for a new era in automotive history

Optimas Supplier Network: A symbiotic partnership for customer satisfaction

Electrical + Electronics

Fasteners for electronics

How to design assemblies that use coiled pins for locating and alignment

Dephosphating of high strength components before heat treatment

New Silicone conformal coatings


What is corrosion?

Galling of stainless steel fasteners

Features and benefits of ArmorGalv® thermal zinc diffusion

Corrosion resistant fasteners from PennEngineering®


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

Huck® – Fastening made easy

The benefit of lockbolts

New universal structural bonders

Power Generation

Testing bolt resistance to vibration

Lifetime Warranty from Nord-Lock Group

Preventing ring failures due to rotational movement in wind turbine gearboxes

Versatility in tightening large nuts

Construction + Civil Engineering

Lindapter helps to secure a subsea platform

Seeing the dangers of dust

SINARD develop two new quick attachment devices.

Expander System eliminates lug wear and extends machinery lifetime

Other Industries

Why friction in screw connections is crucial for process capability

High strength adhesive tape used in sub-zero environments

Can screws be reused?

New manual-feed fastener installation press system