Valley Forge & Bold Mtg. Co. hires new director

With its beginnings in apple orchards, this company has returned to its green roots by machining large parts for the wind-power industry.


Valley Forge & Bolt Mfg. Co. recently announced that James Brooks has joined the company as director of engineering and new business development.

Brooks is an engineering graduate from the University of London (U.K.) and brings significant experience in the field of specialty engineered fastening solutions. This includes direction of a large Swedish/U.S. specialty fastener company. In addition, he has significant experience in the development and execution of global strategies along with a long list of sales growth. Brooks will soon be moving to Phoenix, Arizona, to Valley Forge’s U.S. corporate headquarters.

“I am delighted to be joining the team at VFB,” Brooks said. “The timing is great as Valley Forge has the proven capabilities to innovate and support the next generation of fasteners. Their bolted joint monitoring solutions are being increasingly sought after in many industrial market segments.”

Valley Forge & Bolt Mfg. Co. is an international manufacturer of hot forged industrial fasteners, bolting solutions, and load indicating technology. Its wide range of patented products are trusted for their quality, performance, and reliability. Located in Phoenix, Arizona, Valley Forge & Bolt recently celebrated its 43rd Anniversary.

Source: Valley Forge & Bolt Mfg. Co.

For more information, go to