Tonawanda, NY – Sherex Fastening Solutions, a global leader of engineered fasteners, tooling and automation is pleased to announce the acquisition of DISC-LOCK, Inc. effective March 1, 2016. DISC-LOCK is an originator of wedge-lock technology and a pioneer in the design and manufacturing of secure and durable vibration proof fastening systems.
"With over 35 years of successful applications history and highly patented technology, DISC-LOCK innovations solve one of the world’s most challenging fastening problems of vibrational loosening. The combination of each company’s strengths will deliver a broader range of engineered solutions while providing the lowest total installed cost to our customers," said James Pickren, CEO of Sherex.
With locations in the USA, Mexico, and Taiwan, Sherex and DISC-LOCK products are manufactured to the highest quality standards in accordance with TS16949 and AS9100 certifications, and ISO 9001:2008 accredidation. Sherex Fastening Solutions leverages engineering capabilities to meet customer specific needs and provides exceptional customer service and support throughout the sale.
"This is a great step forward in the next stage of growth for DISC-LOCK. I am very excited to be a part of the broader Sherex organization," said Greg White, Vice President of DISC-LOCK.
Over the next several months, DISC-LOCK operations and business processes will transition to Sherex headquarters in Tonawanda, NY. DISC-LOCK, Inc. will conduct business as DISC-LOCK, LLC, moving forward.
"The DISC-LOCK acquisition creates tremendous value for both existing and new customers. The combined company is able to offer a broad range of technologies and fastening solutions, increased applications and technical sales coverage, and potential supply chain consolidaton", said Adam Pratt President of Sherex, "we are excited to integrate the two companies in the coming months, and look forward to a strong future."
Sherex Fastening Solutions is a global manufacturer with a unique market approach in engineered fastening solutions. We combine fasteners, tooling, and automation to deliver the best solution at the lowest total installed cost. Sherex manufactures products for the Automotive, Aerospace and Defense, Agriculture and Construction Equipment, General Industrial, and Heavy Truck markets. For additional information on any of the Sherex brand fasteners, tools, and automation please contact Sherex at 866-474-3739 or visit our website at www.sherex.com.
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