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11.02.2021

Following extensive restoration work at the company's in-house research center, all facilities are now fully available again to Hennecke's customers and development partners.

Quick and courageous action by the local fire services prevented the worst during the blaze at Hennecke's research center ('TECHCENTER') at...

14.12.2020

The Hennecke GROUP Advisory Board appoints Christian Kleinjung as new Chief Financial Officer

"I am convinced that Christian Kleinjung's engagement is a perfect addition to the Hennecke management team. As an experienced finance manager, he can bring his profound knowledge of the international machine construction...

27.08.2020

Despite the omnipresent Corona crisis, Hennecke is investing around two million euros in a step-by-step structural transformation of its standardized metering machine production. Creating added value under the umbrella of the company's “Hennecke 2.0" strategy, this venture represents one of the largest single investments in the...

04.02.2020

Cooperation in the polyurethane sector offers customers highly specialized expertise and individual solutions for automotive applications

The FRIMO Group, with headquarters in Lotte and the Hennecke Group, with headquarters in Sankt Augustin, are forming a close partnership in the sector of polyurethane and other...

09.10.2019

Continual growth of the Hennecke brand, the acquisition of HENNECKE-OMS S.p.A in Italy and the related development of a joint international sales and service network have necessitated the creation of a unified brand identity which acts as an umbrella brand for all product portfolios: the Hennecke GROUP. The new corporate identity is...

12.09.2019

K 2019, Düsseldorf 16 - 23 October, stand B63 / hall 13

The K trade fair is the most important global show for the plastics industry, bringing together key industry trends and cutting-edge developments. As one of the world's leading suppliers in polyurethane processing, Hennecke is renowned for its innovative...

19.07.2019

New ELASTOLINE HP high-pressure metering machines for increased efficiency in elastomer casting

The ELASTOLINE low-pressure metering machines for elastomer casting have been an established, state-of-the-art product range for decades. However, low-pressure casting has one distinctive disadvantage: the loss of...

29.05.2019

Using polyurea to optimize a ceramic industrial filter at the Hennecke TECHCENTER

Polyurethane specialist Hennecke is well-known for providing innovative systems and technologies that are geared to meeting customer requirements in all conceivable applications. This would not be possible without intensive and...

20.09.2018

Hennecke occupies one of the most sought-after positions in the rankings of the University of St. Gallen and the magazine "Wirtschaftswoche", positioning the company as the global market leader of its sector. But being the global number one in plant and process technology for polyurethane processing demands more than just continuous...

18.06.2018

By showcasing high-quality components at UTECH Europe 2018, Hennecke demonstrated its expertise in all PU applications. Visitors to the leading international exhibition and conference for the global polyurethane industry were particularly interested in the high-quality insulation for hot water storage tanks which ensures maximum...

07.06.2018

Hennecke's participation at this year's JEC trade fair in Paris, the most important specialist trade fair for fibre composites, was more than satisfactory. Hennecke's presence at the trade fair focused on product innovations in the area of wet shots. Amongst other things, the composite specialists presented a new wide shot dispenser...

18.05.2018

Hennecke has made decisive advancements in so-called wet compression molding (WCM) technology through extensive process knowledge and on the basis of various customer requirements.

WCM technology represents an efficient production method for the high-volume production of fiber-reinforced structural components and is...

26.03.2018

The use of Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBC) for the transport and storage of fluid chemicals is increasing across the world. In the processing of polyurethane as well, the 1000 kg drums offer significant advantages. The new, modular IBC station from Hennecke greatly simplifies handling of the containers, ensures utmost process...

06.02.2018

New Hennecke horizontal carriage mould carrier for semiautomatic production of hot water tanks

In modern house technology, going without a hot water tank is unthinkable. With state-of-the-art devices, contractors and heating modernisers can provide hot water with great energy efficiency. Thanks to high-quality...

15.12.2017

Fast and uncomplicated colour change for surface finishing of decorative elements and functional elements

Hennecke is a recognized specialist when the task at hand is generating scratch-resistant and high-quality surfaces on injection moulded components using polyurethane or polyurea systems. With the new...

08.11.2017

Hennecke is acquiring all shares of OMS Group. The legal closing of the transaction will be complete by the end of December 2017. “With this acquisition, two technological leaders in the polyurethane machinery business are joining forces to open up opportunities for stronger growth”, emphasizes Rolf Trippler, Managing Director of...

15.09.2017

At Fakuma 2017 (hall A5, stand 5210), Hennecke is introducing the new machine system COLOURLINE for the first time. Based on the CLEARMELT technology, users can now also employ the colour systems to create scratch-resistant and high-quality surfaces on injection-moulded parts. Here, the intelligent plug-and-play system "MULTI-CONNECT"...

09.08.2017

With eight partners, 21 specialists, and 28 weeks of development time until the potential start of series production, Hennecke introduced the R.A.C.E. project at the K 2016 in Düsseldorf. At the fair, the PUR specialist presented a complex hollow construction part suitable for mass production for the KTM 1290 Superduke, and its...

21.07.2017

Hennecke further developed its partnership with the Kunststoff-Institut Lüdenscheid. Since May of this year the polyurethane specialist has been a member in the sponsoring association and has made a new high pressure metering machine available for a joint project. One of the project's focal point topics is "Painting in the mould". The...

12.06.2017

Hennecke not only had a trade fair stand at the largest furniture production event in the world, but also, as a special highlight, allowed the specialist audience to experience the live operation of the slabstock plant at the in-house TECHCENTER located in Sankt Augustin. Many accepted this offer and were impressed by the high quality...

22.05.2017

Production of pigs with Hennecke high pressure metering machines

The UNIROR Universal-Rohrreinigungs GmbH from Forst in the region of Lausitz is an internationally leading specialist in the cleaning of pressure lines. The company has been active around the globe for 20 years providing a free pressure flow in...

14.02.2017

Hennecke at the JEC World from 14 - 16 March in Paris (Pavilion 6; Stand G73)

Hennecke had already laid the foundation for the development of a pioneering polyurethane spray technology in 1998 in order to establish an efficient product range from it in 2004 under the generic term PUR-CSM (Polyurethane Composite Spray...

09.02.2017

Comprehensive know-how and efficient solutions for high-end polyurethane processing with a focus on slabstock applications will be presented by Hennecke GmbH and its representative Hennecke Asia Pte. Ltd. - India Branch Office at the PU TECH INDIA 2017. The exhibition will be held from March 8 to 10 2017 at the India Expo Center, New...

25.01.2017

With a fully equipped 3-Component metering machine of the type STREAMLINE, PU specialist Hennecke expands its performance capability in the field of research and development. The machine system features all the necessary requirements for the production of fibre composite components by means of a wide variety of matrix systems in the HP-...

13.12.2016

When it comes to the continuous production of high-quality flexible foams for the furniture industry, Hennecke has been the global market leader for several years. More than 600 plants sold and generations of satisfied customers worldwide speak for themselves. On top of that, plants for the continuous processing of rigid polyurethane...

10.11.2016

The open and invitingly designed Hennecke fair presence created a great interest for the trade visitors at the world's most important trade show for plastics processing. This was mainly due to a variety of impressive exhibits and application examples of pioneering polyurethane applications and the spectacular live production of...

26.08.2016

Hennecke at K 2016, Düsseldorf 19 - 28 October, stand B63 / hall 13

As the world's most important trade fair for the plastics industry, the K show brings together the key industry trends and areas of future development. This is the perfect setting for Hennecke to celebrate 70 years of "Fascination...

22.06.2016

Comprehensive know-how and efficient solutions for high-end polyurethane processing will be presented by Hennecke Machinery Shanghai (HMS) at the PU CHINA/UTECH Asia which will be held from 2 to 4 August 2016 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center, booth no. 110.

With over 70 years of experience...

15.04.2016
  • The Hennecke Group is the global technology and innovation leader for polyurethane (PUR) processing machinery and equipment
  • Capvis will support the Hennecke Group in widening its international footprint and expanding its activities into new PUR application areas

Capvis has signed an agreement with the Munich-...

24.03.2016

Resounding success for Hennecke at the international composites show, the JEC World, that took place from March 8 to 10 in Paris: After the innovative lightweight roof with paper honeycomb core for the new smart “fortwo” captured the interest of the trade fair visitors last year, the roof modules produced by Webasto for the Jeep®“...

03.02.2016

The supply company INDUPOL has been mass producing steps for trucks since October 2014. However plain the polyurethane part may look, it does pose a real challenge for the developers at Hennecke due to its complex geometry.

INDUPOL a supplier for truck and bus manufacturers from Arendonk in Belgium looked for a...

14.12.2015

kunststoffland NRW and Hennecke GmbH & Co. KG opened their doors for the 12th Branch Day in Sankt Augustin on November 30, 2015. Around 130 participants used the opportunity to gather information, discuss and network between politics, science and economics at the most important industry event in the state. In the TECHCENTER of the...

30.09.2015

This year's International Polyurethane Conference drew more than 200 national and international representatives from the polyurethane industry to Sankt Augustin. Participants were invited to this established industry gathering by the Specialist Association Foamed Plastics and Polyurethanes (FSK) and Hennecke GmbH, bringing together...

13.08.2015

24th International Trade Fair for Plastics Processing from 13 to 17 October 2015 in Friedrichshafen, Hall A5, Stand 5217

Hennecke GmbH has been developing polyurethane processing machinery and equipment for over 65 years. At this year's Fakuma, the traditional company headquartered in Sankt Augustin will showcase...

31.07.2015

New application technology center: Hennecke expands its development capacity at Sankt Augustin headquarters

At Hennecke's new TECHCENTER, customers will from September be able to draw on state-of-the-art polyurethane processing technology for all applications across a surface of more than 1,000 square metres. The...

19.06.2015

ROTAMAT polyurethane foaming lines are the consistent implementation of the industry's demands on a largely automated, discontinuous production of door elements with an insulating layer made of rigid polyurethane foam. Hennecke’s new ROTAMAT EM complements the series with a modular version that is driven exclusively by electric motors...

13.05.2015

Ergonomic workstations as well as networked and energyefficient systems - the new production line for refrigerators and freezers at the BSH site in Giengen meets all the requirements of a modern and eco-friendly production. Part of the production line consists of the new highly automated KTT foaming plant from Hennecke for the...

23.02.2015

Hennecke at UTECH from 14 to 16 April 2015 in Maastricht (Stand 1470)

At this year's UTECH in Maastricht, Hennecke will present itself as an experienced partner for polyurethane processing. The company will demonstrate its expertise in all PU applications by showcasing high-quality parts at its stand. This year's...

06.02.2015

Hennecke at the JEC Europe from 10 - 12 March 2015 in Paris (Pavillon 7.2, Stand Q42)

The issue of lightweight construction cannot be ignored by any automobile manufacturer today. The number of innovative composite parts in vehicles is constantly growing. At this year's JEC Europe Composites Show and Conference in...

09.10.2014

The demand for High Pressure RTM (HP-RTM) in the field of lightweight automotive construction has been increasingly growing. Although Hennecke GmbH is already in an excellent technological position with the STREAMLINE high-pressure metering machine for HP-RTM applications, the Hennecke process experts are pushing the envelope of what...

30.09.2014

Advanced Engineering UK, 11 – 12 November 2014, Hall 5 Stand F190

The demand for lightweight solutions in automotives is continuously increasing. The lightweight experts at Hennecke GmbH took this opportunity to introduce their innovative plant technology for the field of Composites together with their British...

11.08.2014

Hennecke at Fakuma 2014 - 23th International Trade Fair for Plastics Processing from 14 to 18 October 2014 in Friedrichshafen, Hall A5, Stand 5217

Hennecke GmbH has been developing polyurethane processing machinery and equipment for over 65 years. At this year's Fakuma, the traditional company headquartered in Sankt Augustin...

17.06.2014

Blue Intelligence: Under this name, Hennecke has brought together the measures required for energy saving and reducing CO2 emissions for foaming machines. The focus is on the optimised management of machine readiness and state-of-theart injector technology with a high level of efficiency. In combination, these result in a...

01.04.2014

The JEC Europe International Composites Show and Conference takes place in Paris every year. The world's leading trade show, which has expanded significantly in the past few years, offers a comprehensive overview of the complete value chain of composites – ranging from raw materials and composite production to follow-up services. In...

19.03.2014

Among experts all over the world, the QFM from Hennecke GmbH has long since been the Queen of all Foaming Machines, that is to say the queen of all continuous slabstock lines. Even if the abbreviation QFM will also stand for the QUADROFOAMAT in the future: The flagship from the world market leader in systems engineering for the...

03.03.2014

In automotive engineering in particular there is a growing trend towards touch-sensitive control logic as a cutting-edge interface between man and automobile. Through the combination of a thermoplastic base support, a capacitive sensor foil and a functional coating of polyurethane (PUR), these so-called hybrid products can be of great...

10.02.2014

As increasingly important part in the area of automotive lightweight construction the High-Pressure RTM process from Hennecke GmbH is steaming ahead. That is no surprise if you consider that the young technology keeps its promises: high- quality fibre composite parts in large-scale production thanks to very short cycle times. The high...

25.11.2013

The K 2013, which took place in Düsseldorf from 16 October to 23 October 2013, exceeded all of Hennecke's expectations. Two machine innovations met with particularly great interest from the professional audience: the JFLEX continuous slabstock line and the HIGHLINE metering machine. However, visitors were also enthusiastic about the...

21.10.2013

Based on their experience in lightweight sandwich construction with load floors and sliding roofs, the three partner companies Magna Steyr, Rühl Puromer and Hennecke have now taken a step into the future. As regulations on pedestrian protection have become more stringent, they have developed an engine bonnet with a honeycomb core,...

18.10.2013

As the leader in slabstock production, Hennecke's QFM and MULTIFLEX slabstock lines enjoy an excellent reputation worldwide. Especially major foam manufacturers use Hennecke's proven systems technology because of its high quality and efficiency. Now, a new slabstock line also offers users with medium production volumes all the...

16.10.2013

With a well thought-out new development in their metering machine line-up, Hennecke has implemented a particularly cost-effective and energy-efficient solution for the two- component high-pressure processing of polyurethane, without any reduction in metering accuracy, adherence to the formulation, or precise compliance with the...

23.08.2013

With its CONTIMAT lines for the continuous production of high- quality sandwich composite elements, Hennecke has made a name for itself in the global market. In order to further advance its overall systems competence to meet customer demand in the application of sandwich panels with metal facings, Hennecke has integrated an...

26.07.2013

Hennecke at the K Trade Fair, 16 - 23 October 2013, Düsseldorf
Hall 13, Booth B63

Hennecke GmbH has successfully been developing polyurethane processing machinery and equipment for over 60 years. At this year's K Show in Düsseldorf, the traditional company based in Sankt Augustin near Bonn will present a new metering...

23.05.2013

Thanks to its intensive research and development work, Hennecke GmbH has become a leading supplier of PU processing technology. This especially applies to machines and systems for manufacturing high-quality slabstock foams. To help producers and raw material suppliers develop innovative formulations and carry out production-geared...

20.03.2013

The ELASTOLINE F, the latest type of the series, was launched only in 2010 at the Hennecke ELASTOLINE Days. After the ELASTOLINE V has been a success in the market for Vulkollan® applications for decades, the ELASTOLINE F can already boast a similar track record because many contracts have been awarded and the market shares are on the...

16.07.2012

The use of fibre composites often starts when the characteristics of other materials no longer meet the customer's requirements. In the manufacture of car load floors, the specific properties of light composites combined with a polyurethane matrix completely meet the mark: complex geometries that are extremely stable and very light.

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07.06.2012

Hennecke at the PU CHINA from 18 to 20 September 2012 in Shenzhen, booth number 310

Since 1983, Hennecke has been supplying high-class polyurethane processing technology for the Chinese market where it established its own subsidiary in 2006. During its trade fair appearance in Shenzhen, the company that was founded by Karl Hennecke...

07.05.2012

Hennecke GmbH's composites specialists can look back on a successful performance at the world's leading exhibition for the composites industry in Paris. Apart from the production of fiber-reinforced structural elements under high pressure, a revolutionary glass fiber cutter for processing plants with chopped glass-fiber metering system...

07.03.2012

When it comes to manufacturing spray skins, PUR-CSM technology (Polyurethane Composite Spray Moulding) fulfils the highest requirements in terms of processing possibilities and specific processing quality. Word has reached beyond Europe now that the process stands for efficiency, reliability and continuous further development. CORIUM is the...