Your technical development partner for the future

As a development partner in the field of fasteners, baier & michels has acquired a great deal of know-how over the past years. Using this know-how, our own research and development department supports you as our customer all the way from the first ideas, through design, and up to the production of your fasteners.

Tool design and application lab are also parts of the development department. Together with sales engineering and production, customer-specific application problems are considered, innovations in fastening technology are developed and made ready for the market. We constantly optimize our processes on a global level. In addition, we offer you the opportunity to adapt our innovations to your own needs.


  • Continuous improvement of existing products and processes
  • Strong collaboration between development, design, production and sales
  • Our own development and design department enables us to extend our range to special solutions
  • The in-house application lab makes it possible to combine theory with practice
  • Quick communication channels within the company enable simplified project planning
  • Our partnership in research with colleges and universities ensures an innovative approach to development and solutions

Our services

Product Development

  • Develop new products to meet design challenges of our customers
  • Generate innovations
  • Adapt our innovations to our customers‘ needs


  • Monitor production process by state-of-the-art technology
  • Enhance software solutions with our cooperation partner for the process monitoring
  • Further development of production processes and manufacturing methods
  • Cost reduction through continuous improvement management

Application lab

  • Perform tests on customer applications
  • Tests on modern screw test benches supported by intelligent graphic evaluation software
  • Recommendation of optimal screw-in parameters
  • Coordination between component design and screw-in parameters
  • Spring design, calculation and testing
  • Determining the mandrel breaking force and performing functional tests with rivets
  • Simultaneous measurement of the torque and respective preload force, as well as a corresponding evaluation
  • Embedding of threaded inserts and threaded bolts using ultrasound and heat