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Under the banner of Alcoa Fastening Systems & Rings, we’re bringing together two iconic companies – Alcoa Fastening Systems and Firth Rixson’s Rings business.

With innovative products, technological and engineering knowhow, and decades of proven solutions, Alcoa Fastening Systems & Rings is well positioned to keep the global aerospace, defense, automotive, commercial transportation, technology, construction, and energy markets – and the world - moving forward.

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Alcoa Signs Contract with Airbus for High-Tech, Multi-Material Fastening Systems

October 5, 2015 NEW YORK and TORRANCE, Calif. – Lightweight metals leader Alcoa (NYSE:AA) has signed an approximately $1 billion contract with Airbus for high-tech, multi-material aerospace fastening systems. The deal is Alcoa’s largest fastener contract ever with the aircraft manufacturer. Alcoa’s fasteners fly on every Airbus platform.

Alcoa Fastening Systems & Rings Enters Agreement with Wright Tool

August 26, 2015 TORRANCE – Alcoa Fastening Systems & Rings (AFSR), a unit of Alcoa, signed an agreement with Wright Tool to license their intellectual property on an asymmetric driving system for fasteners.

Alcoa Acquires Firth Rixson, Grows Global Aerospace Portfolio

November 20, 2014 NEW YORK – Lightweight metals leader Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Firth Rixson, a global leader in aerospace jet engine components. The Company closed the transaction, which was announced on June 26, 2014, after receiving all of the required global regulatory approvals and arranging financing for the deal.


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AFSR Fasteners Division Video

March 4, 2014 Learn about our fasteners business - a leading global designer, manufacturer, and distributor of innovative fastening solutions for aerospace and industrial applications.