Axial Press Release

ExpreSS Bolt & Gasket Announces Rebrand to Axial Global

Houston-based company changes business model to increase offering of precision manufactured parts

HOUSTON, October 21, 2021- ExpreSS Bolt & Gasket, a premier provider of fastener solutions,is pleased to announce they have begun operating under the new name Axial. The name changerepresents the company’s refocus as an innovative manufacturer of high-quality fasteners andprecision-turned products.Established 9 years ago, ExpreSS Bolt & Gasket - now Axial Global - occupies more than90,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing space and extensive in-house testing capabilities in Houston,Texas.“After acquiring the business in late 2020, we saw a gap in the market to grow into high quality,domestic manufactured precision-turned products,” said Billy McLucas, CEO, Axial Global.“Our goal is to push the innovation envelope within the manufacturing space and develop thebest solutions for customers’ mission-critical applications. When looking at our business model,we saw an opportunity in the market to not only serve as a third-party supplier of commercialproducts but to serve as an in-house manufacturer for our national and regional clients. We areexcited to have the opportunity to bring a different product and service offering to our serviceindustries.”The rebranding will not impact current or future orders of products, as Axial Global continues toremain dedicated to customers and partners.Axial Global leads the way as a manufacturer for the most demanding and mission-criticalapplications, fastener requirements, and environments. Serving the energy, oil and gas upstreamand downstream, defense, and heavy industries, the Houston-based company collaborates toimprove as a cutting-edge manufacturer.For more information about the name change or to learn more about Axial Global, please visit www.axial.global.