PROFIL® (a PennEngineering ® company) is the world’s premier global manufacturer of Mechanically Attached Fasteners (MAF), an alternative to traditional weld fasteners, for the automotive industry. For over 50 years, PROFIL® has partnered with the world’s leading automotive OEMs to develop and engineer high integrity, cost-effective joining solutions for a wide range of demanding vehicle applications.
PROFIL® Mechanically Attached Fasteners (MAF) provide clean, cost-effective and high performing fastening solutions for virtually any automotive structural application, including BIW structures such as the upper body, under body, closures, EV battery trays and vehicle frames and chassis.
PROFIL® offers a broad range of MAF products and fully integrated, in-die or offline installation and feed systems, supporting customers from product design, tool and process development through serial production and after-sales technical support.
Read more about the advantages PROFIL® fasteners provide over traditional weld fasteners in our MAF vs. Weld brochure.
Detailed information about PROFIL®, the products we manufacture, and the competitive advantage we provide can be found on our Prospectus brochures. These Prospectus brochures are available in Chinese, Czech, English, German, Italian, Polish, and Spanish. Visit our Prospectus page to download them.
The PROFIL® team works with our engineers to drill down into our application needs and assess functional requirements, in order to determine the correct fastener that provides the highest value, performance, and assembly efficiency for each application.