Henkel

Henkel operates globally with a well-balanced and diversified portfolio. The company holds leading positions with its three business units in both industrial and consumer businesses thanks to strong brands, innovations and technologies. Henkel Adhesive Technologies is the global leader in the adhesives market – across all industry segments worldwide. In its Laundry & Home Care and Beauty Care businesses, Henkel holds leading positions in many markets and categories around the world. Founded in 1876, Henkel looks back on more than 140 years of success. In 2016, Henkel reported sales of 18.7 billion euros, adjusted operating profit of 3.2 billion euros. Its three top brands, Persil (detergent), Schwarzkopf (hair care) and Loctite (adhesive) generated more than 6 billion euros in combined sales. Henkel employs more than 50,000 people globally – a passionate and highly diverse team, united by a strong company culture, a common purpose to create sustainable value, and shared values. As a recognized leader in sustainability, Henkel holds top positions in many international indices and rankings. Henkel’s preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX. For more information, please visit www.henkel.com.

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
Henkelstraße 67
40589 Düsseldorf
Germany
+49 211 7970
www.henkel.com
press@​henkel.com

MAPAL uses sustainable Bonderite duaLCys process from Henkel in its metalworking operations

Special tools from MAPAL for manufacturing drill heads for the mining industry. The use of duaLCys eliminates the need for solvents to degrease parts before bonding. (Photo © Henkel, PR043)Aalen/Düsseldorf – MAPAL Dr. Kress KG uses the innovative Bonderite duaLCys process from Henkel in its metal cutting operations to produce special tooling for drilling heads in the mining industry. The synergistic combination of a water-miscible lubricant and a water-based cleaner results in a significant increase in performance while reducing energy consumption and waste generation. The process was tailored to the specific application in close collaboration between the two companies.

Henkel’s Bonderite duaLCys process is fast establishing itself as a game changer for greater efficiency and safety in machining and cleaning

Henkel’s Bonderite duaLCys process is an innovative 2-component process where the cleaner can be recycled into the lubricant bath. The dual system, which features pre-cleaning during machining, offers low foam, low temperature cleaning, cooling and lubricating performance and corrosion protection. Switching to the new system can achieve cost savings of up to 40% due to less product, waste, water and energy consumption. (Photo: Henkel, PR041)Düsseldorf, Germany – Two years after it was first introduced to the metalworking market, Henkel’s innovative Bonderite duaLCys process has proven its superior cost-efficiency and sustainability over conventional cooling lubrication and cleaning processes. Most recently, the process demonstrated these advantages in a demanding precision tool machining project at German customer Mapal. Henkel will highlight Bonderite duaLCys in its exhibit at EMO 2017 in Hannover, Germany (Hall 6, Booth K01).

Henkel opens new composite test center in Asia – the Composite Lab

Henkel’s new Composite Lab in Isogo-ku, Yokohama, Japan where automotive customers can work with Henkel experts to develop and test composite parts, and also optimize series production process conditions. They can carry out trials on Henkel’s own HP-RTM equipment coupled to a 380-tonne press. (Photo: Henkel, PR035)Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel has opened a state-of-the-art test facility for composites in Japan. The new Composite Lab in Isogo-ku, Yokohama, will allow automotive customers from across Asia to team up with Henkel experts to develop and test composite parts, and to establish the best process conditions to make their ideas ready for market.

New ideas from Henkel for cooling lubricants

Cooling lubricant dosing.Düsseldorf, Germany – In cooling lubricant dosing applications, the new Henkel Bonderite duaLCys process used in combination with the non-electric LDT Dosatron Proportional Dosing Pump has been shown to offer significant advantage to customers and increase energy efficiency of the process.

Bonderite Solutions from Henkel Help Automotive Suppliers to Leverage the Growth Potential in Lightweighting Metals

Lightweight brake disk shield made of aluminum, surface treated by BENSELER-Group in a chromium-free Henkel Bonderite process. (Photo: © BENSELER-Group, PR030)Düsseldorf, Germany – As a leading company in metal surface treatment processes, Henkel Adhesive Technologies offers a diversified range of Bonderite solutions for OEMs and suppliers seeking to cut weight and improve sustainability with advanced new alloys and multi-metal materials.

Bonderite C-CP process from Henkel enables environmentally friendly stainless steel pickling

Stainless steel strip coil, wire and tubes, as well as welded products like car and washing machine components, can all be treated with Bonderite C-CP LF2. (Photo: Henkel, PR027)Düsseldorf, Germany – The Bonderite C-CP technology, an innovative process from Henkel for pickling of stainless steel, is providing users with important cost and environmental benefits. Together with Henkel’s expertise and service, it has already provided advantages for several of Henkel’s customers in Italy and the Far East, where this technology has been introduced as an alternative to mixed acid processes.

Henkel and PSA tackle production issues with internet-connected ‘smart’ glasses

Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel and, automobile giant PSA, have worked together on an innovative form of remote assistance. For the first time Henkel experts are enabled to quickly and accurately diagnose problems anywhere in any PSA production operation, without having to step outside their own office. The implementation of the new remote service system will enable PSA & Henkel to increase efficiency and react much more quickly to production glitches. Both companies will share the podium at Surcar 2017, the international meeting on automotive body finishing taking place in Cannes, France, on June 29-30.

Henkel partners with Fiat Chrysler to save weight and improve process and material performance on Alfa Romeo’s Giulia

FCA’s Alfa Romeo Giulia, a holistic approach involving Henkel’s state-of-the-art multi-metal pretreatment technology as well as acoustic, structural, sealing & coating technologies in the body and paint shop. 
(Photo: FCA, Henkel PR032)Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) are set to discuss their close cooperation in the development of ground-breaking new treatment processes applied to the latest version of the Alfa Romeo Giulia. Both companies will share the podium at Surcar 2017, the international meeting on automotive body finishing taking place in Cannes, France, on June 29-30. FCA and Henkel worked together for almost three years to develop and tailor Henkel materials and systems for FCA’s specific needs.

Setting New Benchmark: Henkel Helps SAIC-GM Make New Technological Breakthrough

Henkel team with first treated car body after the brownfield conversion. (Photo: Henkel, PR037)Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel Asia-Pacific announced that its automotive team had used Bonderite M-NT 1820 surface pretreatment technology to help SAIC General Motors Corporation Limited (known as SAIC-GM, a joint venture between General Motors Company and SAIC Motor) upgrade its car coating line.

Webinar - Superior sealing solutions from Henkel for automotive cast metal parts

David Mc Guinness, European Business Development Manager for Loctite Impregnation Solutions (LIS). (Photo: Henkel, PR034)Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel invites you to participate in a webinar on Loctite Impregnation Solutions (LIS) for automobile metal castings, on June 9 at 9.00 am and 3.00 pm CEST (Central European Summer Time).

Webinar - Loctite Impregnation Solutions for Electronics

Ricardo Szymanowski, Business Development Manager Europe for LIS - Electronics. (Photo: Henkel, PR031)Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel invites you to participate in a webinar on Loctite Impregnation Solutions (LIS) for sealing automotive electronics, on June 2 at 9.00 am and 3.00 pm CEST (Central European Summer Time).

Henkel partnership with Benteler-SGL pays off with composite leaf springs on more Volvo models

Henkel partnership with Benteler-SGL pays off with composite leaf springs on more Volvo models. (Photo: Henkel, PR024)Düsseldorf, Germany – Volvo is adopting high performance, lightweight composite transverse leaf springs for more models following their successful introduction several months ago on its premium crossover SUV, the XC90. Volvo is now also using the innovative concept on its new S90 luxury sedan and V90 station wagon models.

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