Prevent beachmarks and bolt failure with load indicating fasteners Working at a gold mine isn’t… Read more.
The Latest At Valley Forge
Innovative new liner bolts can be seated more securely, prolonging equipment life Within every ore… Read more.
New SPC4™ meter from Valley Forge is designed with mining in mind To outside eyes,… Read more.
What if you bought a mine and 6,000 bolts were improperly tensioned? Buying a mine… Read more.
Failing flanges saved by extra-long load-indicating fasteners A mining operation is only as good… Read more.
Protorq is among Chile’s leading bolt maintenance companies, growing its business since 1995 in performing… Read more.
Load-indicating fastener technology senses grinding mill clamp load in real time A large polymetallic underground… Read more.
Valley Forge Total Solutions Approach Can Save Mining Operations Millions Mills are a crucial part… Read more.
VF Technical Article by President, Ron Clarke Assembly Description A bracket retrofitted to a rail-car axle.… Read more.
Explore a scaled, 3D animated ball mill rendering of our latest developments in milling bolting… Read more.
Why ASTM-Complying Fasteners Are Important For Critical Joints Industry is ruled by standards, overseen by… Read more.
Phoenix, AZ—Valley Forge & Bolt, a domestic manufacturer of patented bolting products for critical applications,… Read more.
Up to 650° F for extended run time and thermal cycling Valley Forge & Bolt,… Read more.
Valley Forge & Bolt Introduces the UHF Band RTM™ Meter for Wireless Monitoring of Tension in Critical Joints
Web-based clamp load sensor is IoT-compatible Phoenix—Dec. 4, 2020—Maintenance engineers in critical environments charged… Read more.
As the world continues to navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic, Valley Forge would like to… Read more.
A career spanning four decades brings vast knowledge and experience Valley Forge & Bolt, manufacturer… Read more.
Load-indicating fasteners measure tension directly, and not just at installation Critical joints require controlled bolting… Read more.
Proprietary technology interprets clamp load within bolts, provides remote monitoring capability Knowing the tension of… Read more.
Built-in load monitoring device helps reduce downtime, premature wear, and catastrophic joint failures Bolts and fasteners… Read more.
Written by Valley Forge’s James Brooks Controlled bolting has for many years been associated with… Read more.
Published courtesy of Torq-Comm International Inc. Whichever way you tighten a bolt, be it with… Read more.
Even though the use of a VF Maxbolt or SCP-4 provides the most accurate indication… Read more.
Valley Forge is proud to announce that we have partnered with Curtiss-Wright to bring our… Read more.
City of Phoenix’s very own local news channel, PHXTV, is running a television segment, Made… Read more.
VFB Interview With Carlos Recart of Protorq – Chile VFB: Tell us what Protorq does. CARLOS: We… Read more.
VFB Interview With Brad Webb of AC Sailing SF “It all started when Bengt Blenduf,… Read more.
Valley Forge Happenings
Every year manufacturers across the country celebrate Manufacturing Month. On Friday, October 5th, Valley Forge… Read more.
The spring ASTM Committee F16 on Fasteners meeting was held this past week and was… Read more.
The month of October celebrates Manufacturing Month. On Friday, October 6th, we celebrated MFG Day… Read more.
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada At this year’s ASME Pressure Vessels & Piping Conference, in Vancouver… Read more.
The spring meeting of ASTM F16 took place the first week of May in San… Read more.
Phoenix, AZ | Early in March the Industrial Fasteners Institute gathered for their Annual Meeting. This… Read more.
After the holidays screamed by in a tinsel and scrumptious sweets filled manor, everyone here… Read more.
The semiannual meeting of F16 was held the week of November 16th in Tampa, Florida.… Read more.
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina | Michele Clarke had the arduous task of representing Valley… Read more.
Presentation at Maintenance Solutions Seminar Indianapolis, IN Held at the Westin Indianapolis and sponsored by… Read more.
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly! At the great Victoria in London, Barry Thomas… Read more.
Proudly Sponsored by Valley Forge & Bolt. VFB once again sponsored the KOEA annual meeting… Read more.
Yet another quarterly meeting! This time featuring the hand crafted sandwiches of Capriotti’s! We heard… Read more.
Each quarter, Valley Forge gathers together for a meal and to share how everything went… Read more.
Merry Christmas! Christmas is always a busy but joyous time of year. This year, Christmas… Read more.
By Mircea Iclozan, Senior Hardware Design Engineer Billions (trillions?) of bolted joints hold together the… Read more.
By Bret Halley, Chief Operating Officer The process of mating a bolt and nut together… Read more.
by Glenn Snowberger ASTM International is an organization that develops and publishes consensus technical standards… Read more.