Fastening solutions tried and tested millions of times

RIBE® is a systems specialist with more than 100 years of experience in providing secure fastening joints.

RIFAST® – Integrated functional elements

RIFAST® provides integrated functional elements for sheet metal components. RIFAST® elements are clinched in place. Through the utilization of our in-die or offline automated installation technology, we provide cost-eff ective assemblies when compared with welded joints.

Our Rifast Systems provides joints that yield superior resistance to torsional and pushout forces – all advantages our customers can use to reduce cost and improve quality in their stamping plants and automated assembly lines all over the world. This is because our customers benefit from a broad range of high-quality functional elements and automated installation technology – with reliable, guaranteed product features that span the entire service life.