At the Steinbach-Hallenberg (SH) and Schweina (S) locations, the Plastics Engineering Division of HWK produces high-tech thermoplastic parts for automobile construction, electrical engineering, electronics, and the domestic appliance industry
The Tool-making Division is organized as a profit centre. 80% of its capacities are for the open market, 20% cover internal requirements.
In recent years, the Division has developed wide-ranging competence in the design and construction of injection moulds for glossy polished and grained moulded parts with a design character and high-quality optics.
The main focus has been on designing and constructing tools for the production of automobile lighting systems.