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EconCore Licenses Technology for Thermoplastic Honeycomb Panels and Automotive Applications in North America

06 September 2016

EconCore has signed a license agreement with a leading textile manufacturer in North America.

The applications will be focused on lightweight automotive interior panels and parts.

According to EconCore, the manufacturer of a variety of needle punched nonwoven products will now integrate its technology in order to add value to the manufactured goods. The production of thermoplastic honeycomb panels will be integrated with in-line lamination of nonwovens and carpets in order to finish the rigid but lightweight product as per the needs of the automotive applications. The integration of the technologies will allow the company to move one step forward in the value chain of the automotive industry.





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