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Technical fastening solutions for the Aerospace industry
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Quality assured company:
Aerospace AS9100c and AS9120 Standards
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True local level support:
UK and European service centres supporting the Aerospace sector
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A worldwide distribution network

For over 50 years TFC has been supplying a wide ranging industrial customer base with technical fastening and flexible stock management solutions that enable designers, procurement and production teams to improve their product range, manufacturing output, and generate more profits for their companies.

TFC brings it together

As a result, we have become one of the leading fastener distribution businesses in Europe supplying over 3,000 companies and employing over 100 people. Working throughout a national and European network of logistic service centres, TFC are able to offer a truly local level of support to customers in their manufacturing plants anywhere in the world.

TFC quality

Having been a Quality Assured company since 1981, our approvals include Aerospace AS9100c and AS9120 (BS EN9100:2009/9120:2010) Standards. This approval, based on ISO 9001, BS EN9100 includes additional aerospace-specific requirements and provides the industry with a set of standards to help improve quality throughout the supply chain and reduce cost through continual improvement. In addition a number of customer approvals are held for companies in the Aerospace sector.

TFC product range

Our service is tailored towards satisfying unique customer requirements and, as a result, our product range is very comprehensive. We do not restrict ourselves to specific ranges of parts in either standards or bespoke product manufactured to drawing.

Wave Springs Spirolox Retaining Rings
Laminar Sealing Rings Circlips
Nuts Bolts
Screws Washers
Shims Rubber Mouldings
Panel Fasteners Stud Bolts
Inserts Sheet Metal Fasteners
Latches Hose Clamps
Bearings O Rings
Seals Gaskets
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TFC standards

All our products can be supported with either ISO, AS or individual OEM approvals with lot traceability certification as required.

ABritish Standard
ABSAirbus
AGSBritish Standard
ASSAE ITC
ASNAAirbus
DHSBritish Aircraft
DINEuropean Standard
EFAugusta / GKN Westland
ENEuropean Standard
ISOInternational Standard
JNEurofighter
MBBNGerman Standard
MDSGKN Westland
MSSAE (United States)
NAAmerican Metric Standard
NASAmerican Standard
MSAAirbus
NSNNATO Stock Number
PANTornado
SHawk / T45
SLHawk / T45
STDHarrier / AV8B

TFC DLF / Kanban / VMI / Third Party Logistic Management (3PL)

Whether you operate a track-line feed, direct-line feed or cellular manufacturing we can arrange a bespoke stockreplenishment system using the latest technology to ensure an efficient, continuous and worry free supply of stock. Our customers can expect a superior and individually tailored service. Our field sales engineers and Logistics Manager work closely with Operations, Production and Procurement teams to plan and implement a system to make their business a smoother and more profitable organisation. We currently service over 20,000 bin locations twice a week located in companies based within the UK, Europe and beyond.

  • Custom design and label bespoke storage systems to suit your needs
  • Make recommendations regarding product types
  • Offer organisational suggestions to smooth product flow
  • Provide a flexible approach to accommodate customers scheduling procedures
  • Provide customer training to their personnel

TFC Kitting Service

Our parts kitting service is used to supply complex,multi-level kits of parts for our OEM customers. Computer controlled systems ensure all components and assemblies involved in a kit are purchased, manufactured and kitted together in accordance with the customer's specification. Our stringent quality system ensures the kits are produced correctly and in accordance with the customer's specification at every stage of the process which is quality controlled to ensure 100% conformance.

TFC Technical Support

With ISO9001: 2008 approval incorporating Design Status, our qualified engineering staff are able to offer a complete free of charge engineering service and are available to assist with part selection, custom design, application requirements, material selection and more.

TFC Vending Solutions

Our Vending Machines, RFID Cabinets and other dispensation devices make it easy to introduce accountability and control to your processes which in-turn can drive dramatic cost savings.

In partnership with a worldwide value leader for Industrial Vending and Automated Point-of-Work solutions, TFC can provide low cost cloud based solutions for consumables, tools, parts and other manufacture critical materials

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