On November 6th it is going to be exciting: Can ThermHex Waben make it from Halle (Saale) to Composites Europe in Stuttgart by canoe? After all, 1,142 kilometers would have to be covered on water, rivers and lakes. But with the Onak canoe they should be able to do that, because it doesn't weigh 30 [...]
Last week, ThermHex hosted the second international Innovation Summer School. 14 international students listened to lectures from well-traveled speakers on lightweight construction, sandwich monocoques and were able to try out the input in practice. At the end of an exciting and far too short week, the 3 groups competed against each other in one race. [...]
ThermHex Waben GmbH was awarded by the Oskar-Patzelt Foundation as "Finalist 2018" in the 24th "Großer Preis des Mittelstandes" (German wide). At the end of 2017, the honeycomb core specialist was nominated for the prize by the City of Halle / Saale - Business and Science Service Center for its outstanding performance. Between the nomination [...]
International experts on sandwich materials and structures will gather in Lausanne from 19 to 22 August. At the "International Conference on Sandwich Structures" (ICSS), researchers and practical experts will find a suitable forum to discuss current trends and innovations in the industry. The focus is on sandwich structures and materials used in aerospace, automotive production, [...]
In the current issue of Mitteldeutsche Wirtschaft (the magazine of the IHK Halle-Dessau), June 2018, ThermHex and the cooperation to the Fraunhofer IMWS are reported. The article about ThermHex can be found on page 8.
With the kind financial support of the European Union, ThermHex Waben GmbH, in cooperation with Fraunhofer IMWS, is developing a technology for the production of hybrid sandwich components based on organosandwich semi-finished products by forming and injection moulding of functional elements in the hybrid injection moulding process.
Now we have the evidence of being on the Jurylist of the mid-sized company price "Großer Preis des Mittelstandes". It is Germanys most important price for medium enterprises. We are very proud and are looking forward to the award ceremony on 8 September in Dresden.
For the second time ThermHex Waben GmbH invites students to participate in the Innovation Summer School “Geist 21” in Halle (Saale). From September 9th to 14th participants will get deep insights into the future-oriented industry of lightweight sandwich materials and polypropylene honeycomb cores for use in the automotive sector. They get to know the innovative [...]
In the past 2017/18 fiscal year, ThermHex Waben GmbH achieved the highest sales of its polypropylene honeycomb cores in the company’s almost ten-year history. The volume increased by about 18 percent. This results in a growth in sales of more than 20 percent compared to the previous fiscal year. The reason for the high growth [...]
The company ONAK produces foldable origami canoes from ThermHex honeycomb cores. Such easy to handle and very lightweight canoe can be seen at the entrance area from ThermHex in Halle (Saale). Unfortunately we do not have water bodies in the near so you can not really test it.