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Stretching the lead in technology – developing standards

As a leading system supplier for fastening and assembly technology and as an international service provider, Böllhoff is a recognised partner of the solar industry.


Power plant sun – the power source of tomorrow


Over the past years, the solar market has become a branch of technology which is growing at an incredible pace. Particularly Germany, as a production location, dominates the European photovoltaics market. There is no other country with such intensive research, development and production.
With efficient joint solutions, we support you and help you to further stretch your lead in technology.

With efficient joint solutions, we support module manufacturers, manufacturers of fastening solutions for solar panels as well as system integrators and help you to further optimize your products.

value added chain – solar

Photovoltaics supply chain

Your requirements

Your requirements – our products


    Joining without element?

    RIVCLINCH® form-fittingly and non-positively joining sheets and profiles by cold-working

    RIVCLINCH® in detail

    Self-piercing riveting instead of spot welding?

    RIVSET® high-strength joining of steels, aluminium and plastics without loss of performance

    RIVSET® in detail
  • Blind rivet nuts

    Creating threads on thin-walled components?

    RIVNUT® blind rivet nuts and RIVSTUD® blind rivet studs for stable threads

    RIVNUT® in detail
  • RIVTAC® High-speed joining

    High-speed joining?

    RIVTAC® – Fully automatic high-speed joining

    RIVTAC® in detail
  • Special Assortments for the solar industry

    Special Assortments for the solar industry?

    Stainless Steel in highest quality

    • Hammer head screws / T-Bolts
    • Hexagon nuts / square nuts
    • Plain nuts / safety washers
    • Shear off nuts
    • Spring lock washers

    • Dowel screws
    • Safety screws
    • Barconnector
    • Chipboard screws
  • DIN/ISO standard fasteners and custom-made parts

    DIN/ISO standard fasteners and custom-made parts

    ECOTRADE for reduction of suppliers diversity

    • Over 70,000 fasteners and fixings made from steel, stainless steel, brass or plastic, direct from stock
    • Fasteners with various coatings and strength levels
    • Certificate documentation as per 3.1 and 3.2 EN 10204
    ECOSIT® in detail
  • Meeting

    Optimisation of fastening technology?

    ECOTECH for reduction of system costs

    • Standardisation of products by reducing fasteners diversity and by optimising components
    • Design new applications: Joining of corner profileson the solar module, attachment solutions on-roof/inside-roof or open air assembly
    • Increase efficiency in your assembly
    ECOTECH in detail
  • Chemical technical products

    Quality products for the best results?

    Our chemical technical assortment from ITW includes high quality products for many applications e.g. securing, bonding, sealing, cleaning, non destructive testing, maintenance, repairing, greasing and protecting.

    Chemical technical products in detail

Supply chain

Optimising your supply chain with our joints

  • Johann Haig Linden

    Research and development

    • Up-to-date CAE technology
    • Knowing future trends
    • Innovation management through company R&D
    • Application engineering
  • Purchase and logistics

    Purchase and logistics

    • 100 % readiness to deliver
    • Reduced number of suppliers
    • Optimised internal processes
    • Standardised and optimised C-parts
  • Production


    • Automatic processing of fasteners
    • Increased assembly efficiency
    • Development of new fields of application
  • Quality


    • Certified environment management according to DIN EN ISO 14001
    • Certified quality management
    • Certified testing laboratory according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025
    Quality & environment management
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Partner of the solar power industry 0979/09.02 English PDF / 351 KB

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