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FASTENER HISTORY 1981

1981 FIN – Lehman: Western Fastener Association Forming

June 02
00:00 2014

November 5, 1981 FIN – A new regional fastener association is on the way: the Western Fastener Association. Bob Lehman,

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1981 FIN – Wodin to Manufacture Fasteners

May 22
00:00 2014

  November 5, 1981 FIN – Bedford Heights, Ohio company Wodin Inc. is moving into fastener manufacture. Larry Dusenbury, manager

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1981 FIN – Importer Fuller Buying From Armco Steel; Sells Interest to Nissho Iwai

February 11
00:00 2014

June 22, 1981 FIN – Joseph Fuller & Co. (Chicago) unveils its strategy for how a major importer can cope

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1981 FIN – Bethlehem Fastener Division Reorganizing

September 27
00:00 2013

June 22, 1981 FIN – The new Bethlehem Industrial Fastener Division hopes to be able to attract customers with competitive

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1981 FIN – Shanks Honored at White House as "Small Business Person of the Year"

April 23
00:00 2013

June 10, 1981 FIN – Richard E. Shanks, president of Fasteners Inc., Spokane, Washington, was recently named “Small Business Person

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1981 FIN – ISCOTT and Southwire to Produce Wire Rod

January 24
00:00 2013

FASTENER HISTORY March 23, 1981 FIN – Manufacturers of fasteners can look forward to having two new sources of cold

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1981 FIN – New Kentucky Company to Manufacture Fasteners

July 30
00:00 2012

  November 5, 1981 FIN – Kentucky Threaded Products, a new fastener manufacturer located in Louisville, “should be 9% capable

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1980 FIN – Fastener Outlook for 1981 After the Presidential Election

May 05
00:00 2012
  1980 FIN – Fastener Outlook for 1981 After the Presidential Election

  + click to enlarge December 21, 1980 FIN – Editor’s Note: Following are some forecasts for 1981 provided by

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1981 FIN – Pacific Fasteners Acquires ITT Harper’s Toronto Center

April 11
00:00 2012

  November 5, 1981 FIN – Pacific Fasteners, of Vancouver, B.C., has bought the ITT Harper Toronto fastener distribution operation.

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1981 FIN – U.S. Recommends Reducing Surcharge on Japanese Fasteners

February 17
00:00 2012

April 1, 1981 FIN – The U.S. government is recommending a reduction in the surcharge on Japanese fasteners from 4%

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1981 FIN – ITW Names Nichols President

August 05
00:00 2011

March 6, 1981 FIN –Illinois Tool Works, Inc. (ITW). Chicago, Ill. has named John D. Nichols, 50, as president and

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1981 FIN – Industrial Fasteners Institute Will Not Just Be Fasteners Anymore

May 08
00:00 2011

FASTENER HISTORY October 2, 1981 FIN – In a restructuring expected to be fully operational by the February 1982 meeting

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1981 FIN – Charter Manufacturing Acquiring California Steel

March 20
00:00 2011

  January 15, 1981 FIN – Charter Manufacturing Co., Mequon, Wisconsin, one of the country’s largest producers of lock washers,

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1981 FIN – Romard Acquires Donahue Steel

February 03
00:00 2011

  August 1, 1981 FIN – Donahue Steel Products Co. has been bought by Romard/Northwest, Inc., a subsidiary of American

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1981 FIN – Bristow Moving to New Headquarters

June 20
00:00 2010

1986 FIN Bristow Purchases A.C. Furlong January 15, 1986 FIN – A.C. Furlong Company has been purchased by Ray. E.

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1981 FIN – SPS Opens Division Focused on Automation

February 14
00:00 2010

FASTENER HISTORY September 15, 1981 FIN – A new Automated Systems Division has been set up by SPS Technologies, combining

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1981 FIN – New Jersey’s Fastbolt Going National By Opening in Sun Belt

January 23
00:00 2010

FASTENER HISTORY June 10, 1981 FIN – Fastener distributor Fastbolt Corp. plans to become a national fastener manufacturer within five

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1981 FIN – Lamson & Sessiions Sells Much of Industrial Fasteners Division to RB&W

November 02
00:00 2009

11/2/2009 FASTENER HISTORY January 15, 1981 FIN – Lamson & Sessions Co, of Cleveland has signed an agreement for the

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1981 FIN – Texas Distributor Changes Involve Pye, Dubose, Heydenreich, McMahon

September 03
00:00 2009

April 1, 1981 FIN – Watt Pye, formerly a vice president of Jack Pye Sales Co., Houston, has established his

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1981 FIN – SFM Agrees to Buy Waterbury-Farrel From Textron; Is Number of U.S. Fastener Manufacturers Declining?

June 25
00:00 2009

FASTENER HISTORY 1981 FIN – SFM Agrees to Buy Waterbury-Farrel From Textron; Is Number of U.S. Fastener Manufacturers Declining? August

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