Hymmen – the technology partner for excellent surfaces.
The company predominantly deals with industrial production technology for the production of board materials or the surface finishing of board or roll materials. With 180 employees worldwide Hymmen works on investment projects in the following industries: Furniture, Flooring, Doors/Gates, Decorative Laminates, Building Materials, Steel & Aluminium, Composites & Technical Laminates. The offered technologies include Double Belt Presses, Multi Opening Presses, Laminating Lines, Lines for Liquid Coating incl. Direct Printing, Calender Coating Inert (CCI), Industrial Digital Printing Lines, Automation and Control Technology and Service.
Since 2009 Hymmen puts its focus of R&D on industrial digital printing. With more than 45 operating digital printing lines worldwide it may be seen as market leader in the woodworking industry. The latest developments in digital printing include process optimizations in décor print with UV-curing inks as well as the digital structuring. Moreover a digital printing line with water based inks for printing décor paper has been developed recently.
Hymmen operates a spacious technology center and laboratory in which all production processes with customers' original materials can be tested and optimized. Hymmen is the right partner for every customer seeking high-quality mechanical engineering combined with profound technological know-how, innovative strength and development potential for its own products.
Since 1892, the Hymmen name has been synonymous with high-quality innovative plant and machinery construction tailored to match the very individual requirements of its customers. Hymmen has its headquarters in Bielefeld, Germany. This is where we develop designs and technologies that help improve the efficiency of industrial production processes around the globe. With some 180 employees worldwide, we take on investment projects for customers from a broad spectrum of business sectors. Our focus: production technology for the large-scale production of panel materials and the surface finishing of panel and web materials.
Today: Hymmen has established itself as one of the world's leading providers of presses, laminating lines, liquid coating lines, industrial digital printing and control technology on today's market.
2020: Further innovations concerning digital printing technologies: Digital Lacquer Embossing and digital printing on decor paper with water-based inks (SATURN Digital Printing Line).
2008: Market launch of the JUPITER Digital Printing Line, which enables industrial-level digital printing on web materials and panel materials
1980s: Market launch of the IsoPress double belt pressfor the manufacture of decorative laminates and industrial laminates.
1970s: Hymmen thermal laminating lines set a new benchmark in surface finishing.
1950s: Hymmen introduces its roller application machines and curtain coater, thus creating the basis for its coating lines in the furniture industry.
1892: Theodor Hymmen founds a company for machine and steel construction.