21 04, 2020

Polypropylene honeycomb lightens, strengthens automotive panels

2024-03-04T14:06:12+01:00April 21st, 2020|

Polypropylene honeycomb cores from ThermHex are used by Brazilian OEM DPA Moldados to make the trunk floor of the Hyundai Creta ix25. Honeycomb cores are not new to the composites industry, but they are relatively new to the automotive composites market, where composite materials are only just starting to migrate into parts and structures [...]

10 02, 2020

Composite-Sandwich Conference – a huge Success

2020-03-25T15:02:37+01:00February 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 [...]

29 10, 2019

Automakers make beeline towards lightweight thermoplastic honeycomb solutions

2020-03-25T15:07:25+01:00October 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 [...]

11 03, 2016

ThermHex in March 2016 in Paris

2020-03-31T13:59:41+01:00March 11th, 2016|

Also this year Thermhex Waben GmbH was represented together with the Econcore at the JEC World in Paris. Great curiosity awakened our 60mm honeycomb core. A new tool allows us to produce such a core. But also our thinnest honeycomb of 3.5mm and all other honeycomb cores from our product range were considered. It was [...]

17 11, 2014

EconCore Exhibited ThermHex’s PP Honeycomb-based Porsche Spyder Parts at Composites Shows

2021-06-15T11:06:26+01:00November 17th, 2014|

In the span of less than two weeks EconCore and ThermHex Waben have successfully exhibited at composites shows on two continents, at Composites Europe in Germany and CAMX in the USA. The high degree of organization of these two trade shows and the quality of attendees they attract enabled EconCore and ThermHex Waben to [...]

21 02, 2013

Thermoplastic honeycombs increase resilience

2020-03-31T13:54:55+01:00February 21st, 2013|

Thermoplastic honeycombs bring honeycomb core sandwich panels into a higher performance class. Compared to paper honeycomb cores, thermoplastic honeycombs are much more resilient, especially in a humid environment. A continuous process ensures cost-effective production. Honeycomb cores made from traditional materials such as paper are well known. A novelty, however, are sandwich panels with cost-effective, continuously [...]

26 03, 2010

Start of production of thermoplastic honeycomb cores in Halle

2020-03-31T13:50:56+01:00March 26th, 2010|

ThermHex Waben GmbH and the state are investing 1.5 million euros in the production plant Halle has been a production location for thermoplastic honeycomb cores since today. The production plant in Merseburger Straße in Halle was greeted by the Minister of Agriculture Dr. Reiner Haseloff, in which he described the highly innovative and high-growth settlement [...]

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