For the fast and reliable repair of conveyor belts and for repairing and coating rubber surfaces in general, Weicon has developed a special set – the Weicon Belt Repair-Kit.
Yesterday, Ann-Katrin Weidling was appointed as the new Managing Director of Weicon GmbH & Co. KG. Together with her father Ralph, she will now manage the fortunes of the Muenster-based manufacturer of adhesives and sealants.
Just under a year ago, the kickoff of the eleventh edition of the “Ökoprofit Münster“ project took place. Since then, ten companies from the districts Muenster and Warendorf have pulled out all the stops to reduce their energy consumption and thus also their operating costs. Successfully, as it turns out. In early June, the participating companies received their certification as “Ökoprofit company“.

The recently certified companies also include the Muenster-based producer of adhesives and sealants Weicon.
Due to the spread of coronavirus, the majority of trade shows was cancelled this year – worldwide. The resulting lack of exchange with potential customers and the lost opportunity to present new products pose an enormous challenge especially to the B2B sector.
The spread of the coronavirus strongly affects many areas of our lives and hits many economic sectors very hard. Many small and medium-sized companies have to take measures in order to keep their businesses running during the crisis. One example is the Muenster-based producer of adhesives and sealants Weicon.

Weicon sells chemical specialty products for industrial use, which require in-depth expert advice. However, since in-person customer service has almost completely come to a halt during the crisis, the team from Muenster had to come up with different ways to keep offering general customer and advisory services.
The Precision Wire Stripper S produced by the Muenster-based manufacturer Weicon Tools has received the Red Dot Award 2020 for product design.
The Muenster-based producer of adhesives and sealants Weicon was honoured last weekend for being one of the best cooperation partners of the specialised technical trade. Weicon ranked 2nd among the producers of chemical products for the second time in a row.

The PVH is the Federal Association of Production Connected Trading, which many technical distributors are a member of who also cooperate closely with the Muenster-based family business.
The PVH confers the prize in cooperation with the Working Committee Tools (German: AKW) of the Central Association of Hardware Trade.
The Muenster-based producer of adhesives and sealants Weicon received the award “Healthy Workforce“ again for its efforts in promoting corporate health.
The manufacturer Weicon Tools has developed a special stripper, which strips extremely fine wires and conductors quickly and easily - the Precision Wire Stripper S.
Weicon Tools, the German manufacturer of stripping tools, is changing the packaging of its tools starting in January and is completely dispensing with plastics. In future, recyclable cardboard in three different sizes will protect the tools of the Muenster-based family business.
The producer of adhesives and sealants Weicon again belongs to Germany’s top employers among medium-sized companies. That was the result of a study carried out by the business magazine Focus-Business.
Weicon, manufacturer of specialty adhesives and sealants, is expanding its range of cyanoacrylate adhesives with a type that meets extreme requirements – Weicon VA 200 HR.
The one-component adhesive has a high moisture resistance and shows even after several days under constant influence of moisture and warmth the same high performance.
Weicon, manufacturer of specialty adhesives and sealants, is expanding its range of cyanoacrylate adhesives with a type that meets extreme requirements – Weicon VA 180 HT.
The one-component adhesive has been developed for high-temperature applications and is temperature-resistant up to +180°C. VA 180 HT is transparent and fast-curing, has a medium viscosity and is odourless.
The cyanoacrylate adhesive is suitable especially for the fixation of components, which are exposed to strong temperature fluctuations, for example when close to a running engine.
Weicon has developed a special casting compound that protects sensitive electronic components – Weicon Easy-Mix S 50 yellow.
Easy-Mix S 50 yellow is a highly reactive casting compound, which can also be used as an adhesive due to its high adhesive strength and fast cure.
The epoxy resin system is viscous, self-levelling and cures fast and with high impact resistance. The casting compound shows high adhesive strength and a short pot life of 4-5 minutes.
For the emergency repair of defective and damaged pipes and pipelines, Weicon designed a special set – the Weicon Pipe Repair-Kit.
1989, more than 30 years ago, Weicon Tools, manufacturer of stripping tools, developed a classic, the Coax-Stripper No. 2. Since then, the No. 2 has been one of the best-selling tools and is used all over the world for stripping various cables.
According to its 30th anniversary, two minor aspects of the stripper have been optimised in order to improve the performance and handling of the tool even further.
Weicon has developed a universally applicable cleaner for industry, which is characterized by its high yield – Weicon Industrial Cleaner.
Weicon Tools, the tool division of Weicon GmbH & Co. KG, has extended the working range of the Coax-Stripper No. 1 F Plus by an additional module. Now it is possible to process thin cables in just one work step with the special tool for fast dismantling and stripping of coaxial cables.
Weicon has developed a special adhesive for aluminium and other light metals – Weicon Aluminium Minute Adhesive.
Aluminium Minute Adhesive is an odourless, two-component epoxy adhesive filled with aluminium. It has a short pot life of four to five minutes and cures fast at room temperature and practically without shrinkage. After curing, the adhesive can be machined (filing, drilling, milling). Aluminium Minute Adhesive is gap-filling and non-dripping (thixotropic) and shows very high tensile, impact and peel strength.
Weicon has developed a special fast-curing casting compound for applications, where high-precision results have to be achieved – Weicon Urethane 90 SF.

Urethane 90 SF is a two-component polyurethane that cures at room temperature to a high-strength material. The polyurethane has a very low viscosity and a high adhesive strength, is self-levelling, shows a permanently high static strength and cures practically without shrinkage.
It is temperature resistant from -60°C to +90°C.
Weicon GmbH & Co. KG has developed a new spray for applications in electrical engineering – Weicon Isolation Spray.

The Muenster-based producer of adhesives and sealants Weicon GmbH & Co. KG is now a member of the nationwide Corporate Health Initiative.

In today’s times of skills shortage, companies need to be particularly active and creative in order to win over and to keep skilled employees. Factors like the work atmosphere, workplace environment and also health promotion within the company are huge advantages in the war for talent.
The Muenster-based producer of adhesives and sealants now belongs to the quality partners of the Association of Technical Trade (German: VTH Verband Technischer Handel e.V.).
Weicon therefore moves up to the group of 25 companies, which cooperate directly with the technical trade in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
On Monday, April 1st, the Hannover Messe 2019 kicks off, which is the most important industrial trade fair worldwide. 6,500 exhibitors from all over the world present their new products and technical innovations for five days and make the event the trade fair highlight of the year.
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