Engineering News | Fasteners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/fasteners Thu, 21 Oct 2021 13:44:38 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 New machinery introduced https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-introduces-new-machinery-to-its-range-2021-10-15 Khutso Maphatsoe Fasteners Fri, 15 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 596700 1634122340 1634248800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000965397_resized_fastenersimpalaboltnutderecohen202110151022.jpg DEREK COHEN Machines are suitable for standard parts used by a variety of regular customers and highly specialised for advanced manufacture of special fasteners used in the automotive industry 511 287 Fastening systems used at solar plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fastening-systems-used-at-solar-plants-2021-10-15 Khutso Maphatsoe Fasteners Fri, 15 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 596695 1634122678 1634248800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000965394_resized_fastenersactum202110151022.jpg DIFFERENT OPTIONS The cable ties are designed and manufactured to withstand the most challenging of environments 511 287 Increased bolt security in all conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-bolt-security-in-all-conditions-2020-10-06 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Fasteners Fri, 23 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 566515 1603169313 1603404000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000902381_resized_fastenersbmgnordlockxserieswashers1022.jpg STRONG WASHER The combined tension and spring action of X-series washers combats the effects of surface treatments, thermal cycling and vibration 511 287 Increased safety for heavy-duty vehicles https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-safety-for-heavy-duty-vehicles-2020-10-06 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Fasteners Fri, 23 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 566511 1603169313 1603404000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000902377_resized_fastenersbmgnordlockwheelnutconstructionvehicle1022.jpg A TIGHT HOLD Loss of clamp load leads to movement between the clamped parts in the joint, causing rotation and loosening of the wheel nut 511 287 Flagship brand well known in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/proud-product-representation-in-africa-2020-10-07 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Fasteners Fri, 23 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 566553 1603182768 1603404000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000902495_resized_fastenersactum1020201022.jpg HOLD IT TOGETHER One of the benefits of BAND-IT fastening solutions is that it caters for harsh applications and allows for a long life span owing to the highly durable material 511 287 Global demand met by industry leader https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-leader-meets-global-demand-2020-10-06 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Fasteners Fri, 23 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 566516 1603182926 1603404000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000902385_resized_fastenerstrfastening1022.jpg FAST FASTENERS TR Fastenings facility in the UK can manufacture a wide range of fasteners that can be used across a range of industries 511 287 Manufacturer suggests nylon as best fastener material https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-suggests-nylon-is-best-fasteners-material-2019-06-05 Khutso Maphatsoe Fasteners Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521940 1560839158 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803438_resized_fastenersfeatureeasyhold0620191022.jpg PROMISING OUTLOOK Nylon fasteners have a promising sales outlook, owing to their being a fast, easy and more cost-effective solution 511 287 Company expands on fixing range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expands-on-fixing-range-2019-06-05 Khutso Maphatsoe Fasteners Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521946 1560839158 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803432_resized_fastenersfeatureupat0620191022.jpg CLOSE KNIT Upat not only supplies the fischer range of products, the company offers four other major brands that are all complementary 511 287 Company to supply fasteners for Woodbridge upgrade https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-supply-fasteners-for-woodbridge-upgrade-2019-06-04 Khutso Maphatsoe Fasteners Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521801 1560839158 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803435_resized_fastenersfeaturewoodbridge0620191022.jpg WOODRIDGE ISLAND Fastenright supplied extra-long hexagon bolts, nylock nuts and wood screws for the wooden bridge 511 287 Company expands and increases production https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expansion-to-increase-production-2019-06-06 Khutso Maphatsoe Fasteners Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521978 1560839158 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 FTS Boltworld https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fts-boltworld-2019-06-21 Creamer Media Reporter Fasteners Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522929 1560843854 1561068000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805666_resized_dsc0080p1080x7181022.jpg 511 287 Import duty causes fallout for stainless steel fastener suppliers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/import-duty-causes-fallout-for-stainless-steel-fastener-suppliers-2018-06-22 Tasneem Bulbulia Fasteners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489098 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731745_resized_fastenrightfastenerstock06201810222.jpg IMPORT BUSINESS Fastenright imports its stainless steel fasteners from approved suppliers, mainly the Far East, specifically China and Taiwan; and Europe 511 287 Improving industry presents opportunities for fastener portfolio https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improving-industry-presents-opportunities-for-fastener-portfolio-2018-06-22 Tasneem Bulbulia Fasteners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489039 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731708_resized_nordlockwheelnuts20181022.jpg RELIABLE SOLUTION The Nord-Lock wheel nuts use tension, instead of friction, to secure bolted joints 511 287 Solutions engender safety, reliability for chemical fasteners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solutions-engender-safety-reliability-for-chemical-fasteners-2018-06-22 Tasneem Bulbulia Fasteners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488832 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731348_resized_hiltichemicalfastenerdemonstration0518dylan1022.jpg FASTENING SOLUTION While a conventional rod depends on bonding to secure it, the HIT-Z rod is controlled instead by friction, thereby negating the need to clean the hole during installation 511 287 Strapping and buckle system improves signage erection https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strapping-and-buckle-system-improves-signage-erection-2018-06-22 Tasneem Bulbulia Fasteners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489034 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731692_resized_bandingidstrappingandbucklesystem06201810222.jpg IMPROVED ERECTION The Band-It Grade 304 stainless steel strapping and buckle system has enabled Fox Signage to substantially reduce the total cost of erecting signage 511 287 Strong attendance growth at Fastener Fair Turkey 2018 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strong-attendance-growth-at-fastener-fair-turkey-2018-2018-06-22 Tasneem Bulbulia Fasteners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489052 1529391401 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 FTS Boltworld https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fts-boltworld-2018-06-22 Creamer Media Reporter Fasteners Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490085 1529394064 1529618400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734071_resized_ftsbwdsc00481022.jpg 511 287 Blanket increases in import duty put industry under pressure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blanket-increases-in-import-duty-puts-industry-under-pressure-2017-06-23 Robyn Wilkinson Fasteners Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454359 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654123_resized_thefastenerfactorytensionernut0620171022.jpg ENSURING PRETENSION FORCE The HEICO-TEC Tension nut has been developed for applications where it is difficult to use a pneumatic, electric or hydraulic tool to tighten the nut 511 287 Company to expand its fastener market share https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-expand-its-fastener-market-share-2017-06-23 Robyn Wilkinson Fasteners Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454703 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Increased customs duty on stainless steel fasteners an ‘oversight’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-customs-duty-on-stainless-steel-fasteners-an-oversight-2017-06-23 Robyn Wilkinson Fasteners Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454364 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654140_resized_fastenrightfasteners0620171022.jpg ROBUST PRODUCT Stainless steel fasteners are far more resistant to staining, corrosion and rust than ordinary steel 511 287 Manufacturer gears up to meet growing fastening systems demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-gears-up-to-meet-growing-fastening-systems-demand-2017-06-23 Robyn Wilkinson Fasteners Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454705 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655035_resized_easyholdwallplug0620171022.jpg SIMPLE BUT SECURE Easyhold’s wall plugs can be used with a quality cable tie to secure cables and pipes into mortar 511 287 Rutherford FTS https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rutherford-fts-2017-06-23 Zandile Mavuso Fasteners Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454931 1497949490 1498168800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657931_resized_0000655567pic11022.jpg 511 287 The Fastener Factory https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-fastener-factory-2017-06-23 Zandile Mavuso Fasteners Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454452 1497949550 1498168800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657937_resized_0000654364img294011022.jpg 511 287 Company eyes increase in export sales https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-eyes-increase-in-export-sales-2016-06-17 Victor Moolman Fasteners Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414755 1465812924 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554169_resized_fastenerseasyholdprovided1022.jpeg WALL PLUGS The Easyhold wall plugs can resist 122 kg of force 511 287 Company provides reliable nut and bolt solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-provides-reliable-nut-and-bolt-solutions-2016-06-17 Victor Moolman Fasteners Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414751 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Clamps remain a trusted product across projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clamps-remain-a-trusted-product-across-projects-2016-06-17 Victor Moolman Fasteners Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414763 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554192_resized_fastenerslindapterprovided1022.jpeg GAUTRAIN Structural Fixing Systems has supplied the Gautrain project with Lindapter products 511 287 Distributor increases product offering https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/distributor-increases-product-offering-2016-06-17 Victor Moolman Fasteners Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414761 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554189_resized_fastenersrsprovided1022.jpeg ZINC PLATED RS Pro zinc-plated and stainless steel machine screws have been added to its list of available products 511 287 New lock washer and nut replace traditional fastening systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-heico-wedge-lock-washer-and-nut-replace-traditional-fastening-systems-2016-06-17 Victor Moolman Fasteners Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414749 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 The Fastener Factory https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-fastener-factory-2016-06-17 Zandile Mavuso Fasteners Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414850 1465819604 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000558269_resized_0000554476dsc052251022.jpg 511 287 New chemical fixing solution reaches local shores https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-chemical-fixing-solution-reaches-local-shores-2015-06-05 David Oliveira Fasteners Fri, 19 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 372978 1434375638 1434664800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 New equipment improves fastener manufacturer’s operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-equipment-improves-fastener-manufacturers-operations-2015-06-19 David Oliveira Fasteners Fri, 19 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 373041 1434375638 1434664800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000432938_resized_photo31022.jpg PUSHING ON Impala is investing in new equipment and modifying existing equipment in response to the declining demand for fasteners 511 287 Increased attendance at international fastener exhibition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-attendance-at-international-fastener-exhibition-2015-06-19 David Oliveira Fasteners Fri, 19 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 372845 1433514804 1434664800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Torqueing solution improves sealing specialist’s productivity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/torqueing-solution-improves-sealing-specialists-productivity-2015-06-19 David Oliveira Fasteners Fri, 19 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 372847 1434375638 1434664800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Fastener solutions delivered to Free State telecoms project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fastener-solutions-delivered-to-free-state-telecoms-project-2015-06-19 David Oliveira Fasteners Fri, 19 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 372841 1434717040 1434664800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000432273_resized_201306100951101022.jpg SECURING SOLUTION The KE922 is an easy-to-use tensioning hand tool with a manual cutoff handle 511 287 Company manufactures fasteners for renewable energy sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-manufactures-fasteners-for-renewable-energy-sector-2014-06-20 Pimani Baloyi Fasteners Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0200 332984 1402986429 1403215200 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Local fastener manufacturing in decline https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-fastener-manufacturing-in-decline-2014-06-20 Pimani Baloyi Fasteners Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0200 333158 1402986429 1403215200 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Company introduces stainless steel fastener solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-introduces-stainless-steel-fastener-solutions-2014-06-20 Pimani Baloyi Fasteners Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0200 333517 1402986430 1403215200 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000321095_resized_pem43prpichi1022.jpg PEM TYPE TSO4 The fasteners install reliably and permanently into stainless steel sheets as thin as 0.63 mm 511 287 Industry losing essential technical skills https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-losing-essential-technical-skills-2014-06-20 Pimani Baloyi Fasteners Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0200 332725 1402986430 1403215200 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000321028_resized_impalaboltsnut504141022duane.jpg SCARCE SKILLS Skilled employees between the ages of 50 and 60 and will soon retire… while we have training programmes, it is difficult to attract new entrants into the industry 511 287