Case Studies

Corex honeycomb aluminium honeycomb core for sandwich panels – Case studies

Corex Honeycomb aluminium honeycomb core for sandwich panels – Case Studies: We have been lucky enough to be part of some incredible projects.  The case studies below show how Corex aluminium honeycomb core has been used in some of the worlds iconic landmarks including the London Eye, The Heathrow Rapid Pod, Euro tunnel, The Berkeley Hotel and Formula Student Racing cars.  We offer our experience to help our clients turn their ideas into reality.

Have a look below to see a snapshot of how we have helped provide a solution to a diverse range of challenges!

Paper honeycomb in automotive

MCT Engineering

Corex Honeycomb supply MCT with aluminium honeycomb, this is currently used in the flooring of the Jaguar I-Pace race car.

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Matthew Lane Sanderson

Matthew Lane Sanderson

Matthew Lane Sanderson, from Sanderson Sculpture,  is a sculptor who specialises in large-scale works and civic fine art.

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Eurotunnel vehicle shuttle with Corex aluminium honeycomb

Eurotunnel Vehicle Shuttle

Corex Honeycomb has worked with Dartford Composites on the The Eurotunnel Vehicle Shuttle. 

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Field of wind turbines with aluminium honeycomb

TWI Ltd

Corex Honeycomb and TWI LTD have worked together on an EU funded wind turbines project to develop an ‘Embedded Early Failure Crack Detention Sensor’. Corex Honeycomb manufactured the rotor blade and TWI provided the sensor with the two sections being bonded together on site. Our aluminium honeycomb was used inside the wind turbine’s shell due its high rigidity-to-weight ratio […]

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Full Blue Racing , Cambridge University.

Full Blue Racing

Corex Honeycomb became the proud sponsors of the University of Cambridge’s racing team, Full Blue Racing.

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Corex Honeycomb working with Satys..

Corex Honeycomb working with Satys

Corex Honeycomb works closely with Satys supplying the Interiors for Rail division with aluminium honeycomb, which is used for train floors and doors.

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Oxford Brookes Racing 2018

Oxford Brookes Racing 2018

Corex Honeycomb are sponsoring Oxford Brookes Racing 2018, the student team from Oxford Brookes University.

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Team Bath Racing TBR14

Team Bath Racing TBR14

Corex Honeycomb sponsored Team Bath Racing and helped them build TBR14.

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Heathrow Personal Rapid Transit Pod

Heathrow Personal Rapid Transit Pod

The Heathrow Personal Rapid Transit Pod was developed using Corex aluminium honeycomb by TRB Lightweight Structures. The PRT (Personal Rapid Transit) Pod is an ultra-lightweight, electric, unmanned vehicle connecting Heathrow’s business car park with Terminal 5 via a guide way. TRB Lightweight Structures produced the chassis and floor of the pod utilising Corex Honeycomb composite panels to create a lightweight, […]

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Max Maxwell Duality Exhibition

Max Maxwell Duality Exhibition

Max’s solo exhibition, ‘Duality’, at No 20 Arts gallery, Islington, London,  features a body of work that includes painting, sculptures and video installations exploring dichotomies that preoccupies the artist the most.

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Tight Wall Joint

Gilcrest Manufacturing

Corex Honeycomb has been working closely with Gilcrest Manufacturing, a Bristol based composite panel manufacturer,  for many years, supplying them with our aluminium honeycomb; amongst the many exciting projects we have been involved in includes floor panels for the British Museum, wall panels for the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington, London and lids for sunken trampolines. British […]

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The Berkeley Hotel Canopy

The Berkeley Hotel Project

The Berkeley Hotel has a stunning new entrance canopy made from Corex aluminium honeycomb glass panels.

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Rainscreen system at Lancing College

PSP Architectural Ltd

Our extensive core expertise within the construction industry have been utilised alongside various projects worldwide, including the modern arts facility  at Lancing College. Working alongside PSP Architectural Ltd,we provided the aluminium honeycomb used within the building’s facade, as pictured. The high strength to weight properties of our aluminium honeycomb made it ideal for this project, used in conjunction with […]

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