TR Fastenings Ltd

TR Fastenings Ltd (TR) is part of Trifast plc and is a global specialist in the design, engineering, manufacture and distribution of high quality industrial and Cat C fastenings principally to major global assembly industries. The TR Group consists of 31 business locations within the UK, Asia, Europe and the USA including eight high volume, high-quality and cost-effective manufacturing sites. We supply components to over 5000 companies globally across a wide range of industries.

Our worldwide operations span the UK, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden (including the new Technical and Innovation Centre in Gothenburg), Hungary, Poland (representative) Italy, Germany, Slovakia (representative), Spain, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, China, Taiwan, Japan (representative), the Philippines (representative office), India and the USA.

As a full-service provider to multinational OEM’s and Tier 1 companies spanning several sectors, we deliver comprehensive support to our customers across every requirement, from concept design through to technical engineering consultancy, manufacturing, supply management and global logistics.

TR supplies components to over 5,000 companies globally across a wide range of industries including automotive, electronics & telecoms, general industrial, and domestic appliance sectors and distributor sales. We also and have a robust business model for large OEM’s and SME’s. TR has the ability to meet customer requirements through the extent of our portfolio and scope of our quality certification. In addition to an extensive range of standard and branded fasteners, a large part of what we supply are to customer drawings, special parts and Cat C components. Every industry has specific needs in both product and quality requirements which we can meet through the extent of our portfolio and scope of our quality certification including, ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and IATF 16949.

The products that we supply include a range of our own branded fasteners; Hank® rivet bushes, Hank® self-clinch fasteners, fasteners for plastic, blind rivets and rivet nuts, Binx® self-locking nuts, enclosure hardware and plastic hardware along with a range of general fasteners, micro-diameter from M0.6, security fasteners, stainless steel & brass fasteners, adhesives & sealants and parts specifically to customer drawings.

As a full service provider, we are able to assist in reducing the total cost of ownership for companies by working with them from early engineering and design stage, right through to specification, manufacturing, quality and logistics. We adopt a three-tier approach that includes local, national and international teams. TR understands that a global solution creates some challenges; including communication, culture and security. TR’s global delivery model has been designed from the ground up to address these challenges. Most importantly, our global delivery operations provide customers with both the quality and economic advantages that they require.

We offer lean supply chain solutions starting with a simple Kanban, to full VMI systems with line side deliveries. These systems are specific to each customer to manage their differing needs. This approach helps to reduce in-place costs and assists in managing their TCO – Total Cost of Ownership.

Vendor Managed Inventory benefits:

  • Dramatically reduced vendor base and associated administration costs
  • TCO – Total Cost of Ownership visible
  • Inspection costs reduced as quality approved parts can be shipped direct to the production line
  • Reduced cost of stockholding and storage as only a few days’ stock is held on the production line
  • Production is allowed to focus on its core function as parts are always available at the point of use

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