IFI Announces 12th Edition of the Book of Fastener Standards


INDEPENDENCE, OHIO (May 28, 2024) – The Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) has announced the launch of the 12th Edition of the IFI Book of Fastener Standards, now available for purchase. The IFI Book of Fastener Standards serves as the industry’s resource and is a compilation of the most commonly used fastener standards for inch fasteners […]

Salim Brahimi Receives ASTM’s Walter C. Voss Award

INDEPENDENCE, OHIO (May 21, 2024) – The Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) is delighted to announce that Dr. Salim Brahimi, IFI’s Director of Engineering & Technology, has been honored with the prestigious Walter C. Voss Award, presented by ASTM International.  This award recognizes individuals in engineering and/or science who have made notable contributions to knowledge in […]

IFI Announces New Board Leadership And Division Officers

IFI ELECTS BOARD AND DIVISION OFFICERS AT SPRING MEETING INDEPENDENCE, OHIO (MARCH 20, 2024) – The Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) elected new leadership for the organization’s Board of Directors for the 2024-2025 term during its annual meeting March 3-5, 2024 in Bonita Springs, Florida. Dan Curtis of MacLean-Fogg Company was selected to lead the board […]


INDEPENDENCE, OHIO (MARCH 8, 2024) – The Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) is proud to announce the recipients of the 2024 Soaring Eagle Awards, recognized at the Annual Meeting held in Bonita Springs, Florida on March 5,2024. The prestigious awards honor outstanding contributions to the fastener industry across several categories. 2024 IFI Soaring Eagle Technology Award […]

IFI Announces New Website

INDEPENDENCE, OHIO (February 12, 2024) – The Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) is pleased to announce the launch of its new website, a cutting-edge platform designed to enhance the experience of its members and visitors. The website offers a host of benefits, including enhanced navigation for easy access to a wealth of information about industrial fasteners, […]

Industrial Fasteners Institute Celebrates Impressive Growth of 14 New Members in 2023 

INDEPENDENCE, OHIO (November 30, 2023) – The Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) proudly announces the addition of 14 companies to its esteemed membership roster in the year 2023. These new members comprise a diverse array of industry-leading companies, reflecting IFI’s continued growth as a vital hub for fostering collaboration, innovation, and excellence within the North American […]

IFI Begins Development of Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Program

INDEPENDENCE, OHIO (June 23, 2023) – The Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) has announced it is starting the development of a groundbreaking new apprenticeship program for machine operators that will be recognized by the U.S. Department of Labor. This program aims to address the pressing issue of workforce shortage in the fastener manufacturing industry. With an […]

IFI Members Receive Discounts on Airgas Products

Industrial Gas, Safety, Welding & Workwear Exclusive member savings available from Airgas on products designed to keep your employees safe and productive from Spring through Summer. Through our partnership with NPP, our members can access special pricing on a wide variety of safety equipment, welding supplies, uniforms and more from Airgas. Enroll your business for […]

2022 Fall Meeting – Savannah Georgia

2022 IFI Fall Meeting October 1 – 4, 2022 The Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa 1 Resort Drive Savannah, Georgia 31421 (912) 201-2000 Hotel Reservations Link Central Reservation Line: 1-888-627-8457 IFI Group Rate: $257.40 Run of House (+ tax + $30 resort fee) Check-in: 4:00 p.m.; Check-out: 11:00 a.m. IFI Hotel Reservation / […]


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