SFS strengthens market position in U.S. construction industry and acquires Pittsburgh-based Triangle Fastener Corp. (TFC).

TFC, with headquarters in Pittsburgh, is a leading provider of fasteners and other products for the commercial construction industry. Thanks to this acquisition, SFS will be able to expand access to the market and its customers in the American building sector.

TFC was founded in 1977 and supplies the commercial construction industry with a comprehensive assortment of customer-specific fasteners, as well as other application solutions. TFC sells through 23 separate branch locations in 15 states, and is one of the leading suppliers in the United States.

TFC will operate as a part of the Construction division within the Fastening Systems segment. The company will be led by the existing management, thus ensuring its continuity.