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TR Fastenings fully charged up at Battery Tech Expo

On 28th March 2019 the Battery Tech Expo showcased the latest industry advancements in energy storage and battery technology providing TR Fastenings with great exposure within a market that is experiencing undeniable growth.
 

This one day expo at the International Centre, West Midlands in the UK was well attended and attracted 100 exhibitors, 15 industry speakers and over 1500 engineers, which enabled the TR team to engage in conversations around Design for Manufacture and new fastener technology, specifically within the automotive sector and Electric Vehicles (EV).
 
Keynote speakers from leading high tech companies such as QINETIQ, Weiss Technik UK, Wurth Electronics UK, Innovate UK and the Advanced Propulsion Centre UK, provided the latest industry insights to science and engineering professionals who had travelled from across the UK and abroad to better understand the opportunities the battery revolution is providing.
 
TR showcased a range of products including lightweight non-magnetic fasteners, battery retention bolts and compression limiters, in addition to the newly patented EPW screw for thin sheet metal, developed, designed and patented in-house by TR engineers.
 
Ian Carvell UK Engineering Manager, TR Fastenings, comments: “This show ensured that we met some of the key people involved in this new battery technology and share worthwhile exchanges of ideas on product design and some of the challenges being explored. We made some very good contacts and we have a number of opportunities as a result that we are working on.”   

TR is a full service provider to the automotive industry, supplying and distributing fastener products to the Tier 1 market. TR’s global reach now extends to 31 locations including eight manufacturing sites worldwide.
 
Published: 18.04.19

TR Fastenings to showcase relevant industry products at Battery Tech Expo

Stand B18, International Centre, Telford, 28th March 2019
 
TR Fastenings Ltd (TR), a global specialist in the design, engineering, manufacture and distribution of high quality industrial fastenings, is exhibiting at Battery Tech Expo in Telford on 28th March. The event will showcase the latest industry advancements in energy storage and battery technology, including those used in Electric Vehicles (EV).
 
TR is actively working with a number of organisations involved in the design, manufacture and development of EVs, Battery Pack Modules (EVB) and Electric Vehicle Charging Units for both commercial and residential use.
 
Emerging technology and the rapid development of this sector has enabled TR to combine its extensive product range and breadth of industry knowledge into the ideal package to support and contribute to this ground-breaking sector.
 
Kevin de Stadler, Director of Sales, UK and Ireland at TR comments: “The EV and EVB markets are such exciting, fast-moving sectors and the technology being developed for the next few years will be entirely different to what we are currently used to.
 
“It’s a real privilege to be involved in such a cutting-edge field, delivering our products and knowledge to start-ups, OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers developing transformative , innovative technology in this emerging market.”

 
Products TR will have on display at the show include:
 
  • Fasteners with Electrically Isolating Coating
  • Lightweight Non Magnetic Fasteners
  • Battery Retention Bolts
  • Cable Management hardware
  • Compression Limiters
 
Also on show will be the newly patented EPW screw for thin sheet metal, developed, designed and patented in-house by TR engineers.
 
TR’s qualified engineers and sales staff will be on hand to advise designers, production and purchasing teams on a number of matters, from Design for Manufacture (DfM) to new fastener technology, sourcing insight and cost reduction.
 
TR is a full service provider to the automotive industry, supplying and distributing fastener products to the Tier 1 market. TR’s global reach now extends to 31 locations including eight manufacturing sites worldwide.
 

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Published 13.03.19

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