10 02, 2020

Composite-Sandwich Conference – a huge Success

2020-02-10T12:42:36+00:00 February 10th, 2020|

The composite-sandwich industry experts met in Halle: around 100 participants from the USA, England, the Netherlands, Belgium, Russia, Israel, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Denmark and Germany accepted the invitation from ThermHex Waben GmbH and Fraunhofer IMWS for the first Composite-Sandwich Conference. This was followed by two days full of input with guided company tours, an evening event [...]

27 01, 2020

Behind honeycombs – Jens

2020-01-27T09:58:59+00:00 January 27th, 2020|

Hi, I'm Jens and one of two who joined the ThermHex family in 2019. My debut was the annual summer party. It was a perfect opportunity to get to know my colleagues in a different environment. As the latest machine and system operator at ThermHex, I am responsible for the production of the honeycomb cores. [...]

19 12, 2019

Behind honeycombs – Greg

2019-12-19T13:08:39+00:00 December 19th, 2019|

I'm Greg - simulation engineer at ThermHex since one year. I am involved in the development and optimization of honeycomb cores with the help of numerical simulations. The respectful exchange of ideas and open discussions with the colleagues are the main strengths here at ThermHex making my work more efficient and joyful. Another reason why [...]

27 11, 2019

Sandwich construction – combining lightweight potential and cost-efficiency

2019-12-05T10:11:08+00:00 November 27th, 2019|

Composite Sandwich Conference Sandwich construction using fiber-reinforced plastics enables highly efficient lightweight structures for a wide range of applications. For the first time, on February 5 and 6, 2020, a conference in Halle (Saale) will be specifically dedicated to this subject and will elucidate trends in development of materials and production techniques. The ThermHex Waben [...]

29 10, 2019

Automakers make beeline towards lightweight thermoplastic honeycomb solutions

2019-11-27T08:50:48+00:00 October 29th, 2019|

by: Stephen Moore in K-Show Automotive and Mobility, Packaging, Building & Construction, Materials on October 29, 2019   Innovative processing technologies are opening up more potential for utilization of polypropylene (PP) resin in today’s automobiles. One such example is the trunk floor of the Hyundai Creta subcompact crossover. Foldable trunk floor incorporates honeycomb structure reinforced [...]

14 10, 2019

Best quarter for ThermHex

2019-10-14T08:06:31+00:00 October 14th, 2019|

In the third quarter of 2019, ThermHex sold more honeycomb cores than ever before. The volume accounts for around 30 percent of the planned annual sales. For us a new best performance on the way to market leadership in polypropylene honeycomb cores. Thanks to all partners and new customers. We look forward to further projects.

16 09, 2019

Lightweight construction soon “green” and cheap – ThermHex in K-Profi issue 9/2019

2019-09-17T08:12:59+00:00 September 16th, 2019|

In the run-up to the K-Show, the world's most important trade fair for the plastics and rubber industry, the Investitions- und Marketinggesellschaft Sachsen-Anhalt organised a press trip for interested journalists on 5 August on the subject of “Plastics - Recycling and Recycling in Central Germany". One station was the ThermHex production facility. A nice summary [...]

5 09, 2019

Technology with future and history

2019-09-05T12:42:49+00:00 September 5th, 2019|

From 10 - 12 September, the composites industry will meet in Stuttgart at Composites Europe, Europe's trade fair for composite materials. ThermHex Waben GmbH will be there again. In addition to the presentation of future projects and current products, this time at booth 7A06 there will also be something on the history of sandwich construction [...]

11 07, 2019

Materials for the automotive industry

2019-09-16T11:24:46+00:00 July 11th, 2019|

Materials for the automotive industry In the run-up to the Lightweight Construction Users' Meeting of the trade journal Konstruktionspraxis, the magazine presents three materials for the automotive industry on its website. A lightweight sandwich semi-finished product from Thermhex Waben, consisting of two glass-fibre reinforced polypropylene cover layers each consisting of two layers of UD tape [...]