About the instructor

Bengt Blendulf is president/principal lecturer of EduPro US, Inc. Educated in Sweden, he moved to the United States in 1974 to start a subsidiary for a Swedish fastener manufacturer. Bengt also served for eight years on the faculty in the College of Engineering and Science at Clemson University. Since 1997 he has taught highly rated courses in Fastener Technology and Bolted/Screwed Joint Design in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia and India for engineers and other fastener professionals. Bengt was the chairman of ASTM F16.96 Bolting Technology from 1996 to 2006. In 2006 he received the Fred F. Weingruber award from ASTM for “his efforts to promote and develop standards for the fastener industry.” He is the author of an extensive lecture book as well as over 100 technical papers and articles.