18 April 2017
18 April 2017
ThermHex has increased sales by 15 percent in 2016/2017 with March being a record month.
In the past fiscal year 2016/2017, ThermHex Waben generated the highest production and sales volume in its eight-year history. The company based in Halle (Saale), central Germany, says it increased sales of its polypropylene honeycomb cores by 15 percent compared to the previous year.
"The steady and positive trend of the ThermHex development is a confirmation of our hard work and the important investments. We focus on research and development in order to provide our customers with new applications for polypropylene honeycomb cores. The positive feedback is a sign that we are on the right track," says ThermHex-CEO Jochen Pflug, thanking customers and business partners for their loyalty.
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The American Composites Manufacturers Association participated in a roundtable discussion about the IMAGINE Act. Known as the Innovative Materials in American Growth and Infrastructure, Newly Expanded (IMAGINE) Act, the new bill is designed to promote the increased use of innovative materials like fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites, as well as new manufacturing methods to accelerate the deployment and extend the life of infrastructure projects.
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