10/4/2021

Ensinger now also manufactures organosheets

Ensinger Group’s new double-belt press
Ensinger is expanding its portfolio in the field of thermoplastic composite materials. A double-belt press (DBP) was recently put into operation at  ...

9/21/2021

Ensinger sells its subsidiary Tecarim

Plastics processor Ensinger GmbH, Nufringen, has sold its Tecarim business. Ortwin Knaipp, together with a business partner, has acquired the machinery and equipment.

7/28/2021

Polymer expertise in the fight against COVID-19

To boost vaccine production, Solvay, Ensinger and optek are safeguarding the value-added chain with precision components.

7/22/2021

Ensinger presents climate strategy

The manufacturing sector – particularly the plastics industry – has a key part to play in curbing climate change. With this in mind, the Ensinger Group’s owners ...

5/20/2021

Ensinger Machined Parts achieves SC21 Bronze Award for a consecutive year.

Ensinger Machined Parts are pleased to announce its Bridgwater UK facility has been awarded Bronze in the Supply Chains for the 21st Century (SC21) programme, for the second year running. 

4/23/2021

In-house polymer powder production

Ensinger polymer pulveriser machine Teaser
Plastics processor Ensinger is expanding its manufacturing capacities for composites. Thanks to a polymer pulveriser machine that was recently commissioned.

3/31/2021

Oliver Stiegen new head of Injection Moulding division

At plastics processor Ensinger, Oliver Stiegen has taken over leadership of the company’s Injection Moulding division.

3/9/2021

Innovative LDS technology replaces silicon wafers

Lithography-free manufacture technology based on TECACOMP PEEK LDS can replace high-cost silicon wafers and microsystems.

2/22/2021

Changes to the Ensinger Management Board

The plastic processor Ensinger is seeing new changes in the Management Board.

10/1/2020

Thermoplastic composites: Ensinger commissions new prepreg facility

The Ensinger Group has invested further in the field of composite materials; at the Cham site (Bavaria), a new facility has been commissioned for the production of thermoplastic prepregs.

6/22/2020

Material for high-frequency applications

Ensinger is presenting a new compound for laser direct structuring (LDS): TECACOMP LCP LDS 1049426 black, based on a Liquid Crystal Polymer (LCP), is designed for thin-walled 3D MID components with very fine conductor paths.

6/16/2020

Coronavirus pandemic: Extra protection

Ensinger has entered the fight against the further spread of Covid-19 by producing reusable face shields. The plastics processor has developed a safety visor which is comfortable to wear thanks to its low weight and ease of handling with adjustable straps.

5/25/2020

Composite plates: lightweight, stiff and strong

For applications where the mechanical requirements are too high for unreinforced or short fibre-reinforced plastic stock shapes, continuous fibre-reinforced thermoplastic plates offer an excellent alternative.

4/1/2020

Ralph Pernizsak joins the Management Board of Ensinger

On April 1st, Ralph Pernizsak joins the Management Board. This gives him – together with existing Managing Directors Klaus Ensinger, Dr. Oliver Frey and Dr. Roland Reber – responsibility for Ensinger GmbH and the Ensinger Group.

10/7/2019

K 2019: LDS filaments for 3D printing

Ensinger develops innovative compounds for laser direct structuring: at K 2019 Ensinger will be showcasing newly developed filaments for the additive manufacturing of 3D micro-components with conductive structures.

7/18/2019

Ensinger expands its Management Board

Dr. Oliver Frey was appointed Managing Director of Ensinger GmbH and the Ensinger Group on 1 July 2019, in addition to the long-standing Managing Directors Klaus Ensinger and Dr. Roland Reber.

7/11/2019

Ensinger plans sale of Thermix business

Negotiations with Fenzi Group from Italy: Ensinger intends to sell its Thermix® business. The division develops and produces spacer profiles for insulated glass.

2/20/2019

New EPDs for Thermix and insulbar

There is now an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for the insulated glass spacers Thermix. In addition, the EPD for insulbar insulating profiles has been updated.

1/24/2019

Ensinger acquires medical technology specialist Moll Engineering

Plastics processor Ensinger GmbH, Nufringen, has taken over the medical technology manufacturer Moll Engineering GmbH. The owner-operated company based in Lübeck manufactures products from carbon fibre-reinforced high-performance plastics, stainless steel and titanium.

1/7/2019

More profile than anybody else

Ensinger rounds off its range of insulating bars: Thanks to the new insulbar LI made from foamed polyamide, Ensinger is currently offering the largest range of products for thermal separation.

11/15/2018

Ensinger presents shear-free insulating profiles for metal doors

Usually it’s the weather’s fault when a metal door sticks. If the sun shines, its outer side expands. If it’s cold outside, however, the door bulges inwards. A shear-free insulbar insulating profile from Ensinger (patent pending) minimises this deformation.

9/20/2018

Ensinger presents new laser markable engineering plastics

In the food-processing and pharmaceutical industries, the labelling of machine components with the aid of UV marking lasers is, in many places, standard practice. The plastics processor Ensinger has now expanded its portfolio to include a stock shape that can be labelled with a laser.

5/3/2018

Polyketone: Compounds to meet mechanical, tribological and chemical demands

Ensinger TECACOMP PK TRM compounds for a wide range of applications. The tribologically optimised Ensinger compounds based on aliphatic polyketone stand out for their versatility: the polymer is very tough, has a high chemical resistance and also good sliding and tribological behaviour – even when paired with the same kind of material.

4/13/2018

Ensinger to expand its Cham site

Ensinger is about to make a further investment at its Cham site. The plastics processor is planning to extend a production and logistics building that was put into operation ten years ago. These new building plans are the second construction project in the branch factory. A few weeks ago, Ensinger began the construction of a hall which, in the future, will house the compounding lines and parts of the logistics facilities.

4/10/2018

Maximum safety coupled with low weight

Ensinger to highlight innovative thermoplastics at the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2018. The “Aircraft Interiors Expo” in Hamburg is the world’s leading platform for cabin interior products and services (April 10-12, Hamburg Messe). Ensinger will present a wide spectrum of modified thermoplastics, including the new flame retardant materials TECAMID 6 (PA 6) FRT, TECAMID 66 GF15 FRT and TECANYL (PPE) VH2.

3/22/2018

PEEK: Ensinger extends its hollow rod portfolio

New online tool makes selection easier. Polyether ether ketone (PEEK) is a sought-after material for demanding technical applications. Ensinger uses the high-performance plastic to produce, among other things, hollow rods, tubes and rings, which come in an increasing number of variations.

12/8/2017

Ensinger is one of the 32 Premium Suppliers of Continental and Schaeffler

For the fourth time in a row, Continental and Schaeffler have designated Ensinger as “Premium Supplier”. The 32 partners which constitute the “Premium Supplier Circle”, were systematically assessed and chosen by Continental and Schaeffler from more than 1,200 strategic suppliers.

7/10/2017

"Aluminum systems more energy efficient than wood"

Ensinger celebrates insulbar insulating profiles with a major order from Western Windows Systems for North America.

7/7/2017

In mourning for Martha Ensinger

Martha Ensinger, beloved wife of company founder Wilfried Ensinger, passed away on June 27 after a serious illness. The Chief Executive and employees of Ensinger share the grief of the family members at this sad time.

6/1/2017

Ensinger opens a location in South Korea

Sales Office and Stock Shapes Warehouse Established. The Ensinger Korea Ltd subsidiary, which was founded this year, is based in Ilsan near Seoul.

5/15/2017

Ensinger acquires Swiss composite specialist "next composites"

Finished parts from carbon reinforced thermoplastics open up a new business field. Ensinger GmbH in Nufringen has taken over Swiss plastics processing company next composites GmbH.

4/11/2017

Wilfried Ensinger is awarded the Gold Medal of the Town of Rottenburg

The Town of Rottenburg has recognized Wilfried Ensinger for his outstanding social commitment. At the town's annual reception, the founder and long-standing Managing Director of Ensinger GmbH was awarded the town’s highest accolade, its gold medal, by the Mayor Stephan Neher. 

3/22/2017

Aircraft Interiors - April 4-6, Hamburg

At the "Aircraft Interiors Expo" (April 4-6, Hamburg), Ensinger will show a broad spectrum of applications for the aerospace industry. The annual trade fair is the most important global suppliers’ platform for products and services related to cabin interior equipment. 

3/21/2017

insulbar receives Cradle to Cradle Material Health Certificates

Ensinger's thermal insulation profiles for metal frameworks of windows, doors and façades not only increase the energy efficiency of buildings. They also meet highest sustainability standards: tested according to the demanding criteria of the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute, insulbar was awarded with a Material Health Certificate at the silver level for the variant ESP.

10/18/2016

K 2016: Ensinger showcases its work in additive manufacturing

Wide spectrum of high-performance plastics for FFF

9/27/2016

K 2016: EMI compounds developed by Ensinger

Plastic housings made from shielding compounds provide protection against electromagnetic interference (EMI)

6/22/2016

Ensinger celebrates 50th company anniversary

Berthold Leibinger and Former German President Horst Köhler emphasize the importance of medium-sized Enterprises

4/7/2016

Polyamide stock shapes: Automatic manufacture and quality testing

Fast, flexible custom casting made to order

11/24/2015

Once again premium - Schaeffler and Continental honour Ensinger

For the third time in a row, automotive industry suppliers Schaeffler and Continental have awarded Ensinger’s injection moulding division the honour of “premium supplier”.

11/20/2015

News channel picks Ensinger as "Hidden Champion 2015"

The German news channel n-tv picked out, for what is now the fifth time, the hidden champions among Germany's small- and medium-sized companies.

10/19/2015

Opening ceremony: New site in Seewalchen am Attersee

Ensinger has moved the head office of its Austrian subsidiary from Lenzing to Seewalchen am Attersee.

9/6/2015

Engineering plastics for harsh environments: Ensinger introduces TECAPEEK SM Spin Molded Tubes

Ensinger has announced the extension of its high performance, high temperature TECAPEEK product line, with the introduction of TECAPEEK SM Spin Molded Tubes.

9/3/2015

Oil & Gas: High-performance plastics TECAPEEK first to comply both with EN ISO 23936-1 and NORSOK M-710 Standards

Ensinger announces that semi-finished products made with VICTREX® PEEK polyetheretherketone resin are the first to achieve compliance for use in highly demanding oil and gas applications according to EN ISO 23936-1:2009 as well as NORSOK M-710, Edition 3.

1/22/2015

insulbar RE gets the green light from Wicona and Ensinger

Aluminium systems for windows, doors and facades are now already being fitted for the first time with thermal insulating bars made of recycled polyamide

7/30/2014

Wafer production: New materials drive down the costs

Ensinger unveils two high-performance plastics for CMP applications