Sherex Fastening Solutions, a manufacturer of innovative engineered fastening solutions including rivet nut fasteners, tooling, and automation, is meeting the demands of the automotive industry — including electric vehicles (EVs).
As the demand and popularity continues to rise for EVs, Sherex says it has become an expert in fasteners for electric vehicles, providing solutions and innovations for some of the largest EV makers in the world. The company offers a range of fastening options for those thin-sheet base materials that will make vehicles easier to assemble while increasing the strength of the joints.
In a recent press release, the company stated: “Sherex understands the differences and nuances between EVs and combustion engine vehicles, and it’s not just the way the vehicle runs that’s the difference. Discharging electrical currents safety is something a number of EVs have relied on Sherex for solutions to. Also, EVs use more aluminum, composites, and carbon-fiber than traditional combustion engine vehicles in the past. Sherex has a winde range of fastening options for those.”
Beyond fasteners, Sherex also has the tooling capabilities that are assembly-line ready, including performance monitoring tools and automation systems, which can install hundreds of fasteners an hour.
Most of the company’s solution also eliminate secondary process such as welding, or the need to attached a standard hex nut on the backside of the through bolt.
As part of its global mission and commitment to its customers, Sherex says it will:
- Deliver fastening solutions with the lowest total installed cost
- Solve end-user needs with product innovation and engineering services
- Provide unsurpassed on-time delivery, quality, and service
- Manage the business on the principles of integrity, mutual respect, equal opportunity, and financial stewardship