More big names sign up for Torque-Expo 2016

As momentum builds for the second Torque-Expo event, at Silverstone on October 11th-12th this year, more forward-looking and innovative new companies are signing up to exhibit.

The latest names include companies in the tools, fastenings and adhesives markets.

Akkim Construction Chemicals Inc. is one of the leading and major manufacturers in the areas of foam and assembly padding, grouting, silicones and mastics, industrial adhesives and industrial aerosols. Akkim, which has gained significant accomplishments with its own branded products in countries it, operates, also manufactures contracted special products for the leading companies of the sector worldwide. The Company has been developing and technologies and chemical products devoted to Construction, Building, Furniture, Automotive and marine vehicles in its manufacturing plant established in Hadımköy-Istanbul.


Boltfast Limited was established in 1971 and continues to supply quality threaded fasteners to large and small companies nationwide. It now holds over 200 tonnes of 10.9 grade and will continue to increase the stock levels and range of sizes. Specialising in:  Hexagon Head Bolts and Setscrews, Hex Nuts, Nylon Insert Nuts, Steel Washers and Threaded Rods.


K-Engineering, suppliers to the trade of a wide range of threaded fasteners with a total UK distribution network, has depots across the UK and is able to offer a distribution network using its  own vehicles and outside transport, with a customer base extending into Ireland and Europe. Its current stock holding is in excess of 2000 tonnes and is constantly updated with new lines.


Knightool is a manufacturer and supplier of high quality hand tools, designed and made for the most discerning of customers, users and collectors. A new and exciting brand born out of 30+ years of vision and experience in the manufacturing of professional grade, high quality hand tools, the Knightool focus is to unite innovation and manufacturing prowess with a fresh identity, vitality and energy for the UK market.


Socketfast Limited specialises in Metric and imperial Capscrews, Setscrews, Countersunk, Button, and Shoulder Screws.


SPAX UK, based in Wolverhampton, is a division of SPAX International GmbH & Co. KG, a member of the ALTENLOH, BRINCK & CO Group, which includes four other independent corporate divisions. For decades, SPAX International has stood for innovative, quality screw manufacturing. The success story began as early as 1823, when the company, then under the name of Altenloh, Brinck & Co., started industrial production of screws in Germany. Continuous further development culminated in the introduction of the new SPAX, marking a leap in technological developments in screw production. The universally compatible new SPAX with its patented updates, such as the SPAX MULTI Head, the SPAX ground serrations or the SPAX 4CUT point, secures the company a leading position on the screw market for years to come.


Look out here and in Torque Magazine for details of these and more exciting exhibitors to come!