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Fastener News Now May 2020
May

Looking Past the Fear and the Noise: 2020-2022

NFDA Webinar: May 14, 2020, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Eastern; 8 – 9:30 a.m. Pacific Never has it been more critical for company leaders and key decision makers to have a clear, impartial, and data-driven perspective of how factors such as COVID-19 and oil price volatility will impact our economic future, and what they should be thinking about in preparation for that future.

Nickel Institute Republishes Technical Guides Online, Offers Free Technical Help

Thirty significant technical publications originally produced by INCO and American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) have been refreshed and re-published by the Nickel Institute.

Engineers Learn from Home, Strengthen Skills for Current and Post-COVID-19 Pandemic

Workplace

ASME brings flexible, affordable and applicable virtual training solutions to engineers everywhere Lifelong learning for engineers doesn’t stop, even under quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Remembering Neil Hadfield

We are sad to report that long-time friend and member of Pac-West, Neil Hadfield, died April 28 at the age of 75, in San Diego, California.

2020 IFI Soaring Eagle Awards Recipients Announced in Clearwater Beach, Florida

At an awards ceremony held during the 2020 Annual Meeting of the Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) in Clearwater Beach, Florida, the IFI Soaring Eagle Technology Award was awarded to Anthony (Tony) DiMaio and accepted on his behalf by Salim Brahimi, P.Eng., Ph. D. (IFI Director of Engineering Technology), and the Service Award was presented to Mike McGuire.

NFDA Live! Virtual Speaker Summit: June 22-25, 2020

Join us in June for NFDA Live!, a series of four virtual educational programs to inspire and educate you and then let you get on with your day. Don’t miss out on the dynamic and informative speaker line-up that has been curated for fastener professionals.

FCH Sourcing Network Releases Fastener Distributor Index for April 2020

Fastener Fair USA Postponed to March 2021

After careful consideration and due to the escalation of COVID-19 in the United States, Reed Exhibitions has announced that the next edition of Fastener Fair USA will now take place March 23- 25, 2021, at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, Ohio.

State of the Industry: Fasteners at the Forefront Wednesday, May 13, 2:00 PM ET; 11:00 AM PT

The world is a very different place today. With the constant demands of this ever-changing environment, suppliers and buyers in the fastener and industrial products industry have had to pivot in real time.

Birmingham Fastener Acquires Atlanta Rod, Continuing Rapid Growth

Birmingham Fastener and Supply Inc. has acquired Atlanta Rod and Manufacturing, a fellow domestic manufacturer of fasteners. John White will stay on as President of Atlanta Rod, joining the leadership team of Birmingham Fastener.

All in One: New Lift and Turn Compression Latch

In the latches product segment, JW Winco already offers a wide range of components that can often be combined with clever operating elements.

Remembering Watson Woodrow Stanley

Watson Woodrow Stanley, 96, passed away on Monday, May 18, of natural causes, leaving behind his three children, 10 grandchildren, and nine great grandchildren.
©American Fastener Journal 2020
Fastener News Now May 2020

State of the Industry: Fasteners at the Forefront Wednesday,

May 13, 2:00 PM ET; 11:00 AM PT

The world is a very different place today. With the constant demands of this ever-changing environment, suppliers and buyers in the fastener and industrial products industry have had to pivot in real time.

Birmingham Fastener Acquires Atlanta Rod, Continuing Rapid

Growth

Birmingham Fastener and Supply Inc. has acquired Atlanta Rod and Manufacturing, a fellow domestic manufacturer of fasteners. John White will stay on as President of Atlanta Rod, joining the leadership team of Birmingham Fastener.