Honsel Fröndenberg

Honsel at a glance

  • Manufacturer for 90 years with more than 300 employees at four sites
  • Over 20.000 m² of production area
  • In the heart of Germany – in the heart of Europe – near you worldwide
  • High manufacturing depth for solid and hollow parts with complex bores and close tolerances
  • Wide range of customer-oriented services
  • Ongoing further development of resources and investments throughout the Group

HONSEL. Individual.

We offer special solutions from special fasteners through to fully automated process-controlled riveting.

Our experts accompany you from the first idea through to the application in series production.

Our focus is always on long-term, full-line support with continuous exploitation of all optimisation possibilities.

Competent and proactive.

HONSEL. Mobil.

The decades of experience in the complex support for and supply to almost all major automotive manufacturers and their suppliers is one of our core competences.

We successfully face new challenges such as in the field of e-mobility and develop efficient concepts with and for our partners.

Pioneering and cost-effective.

HONSEL. Standard.

We are the flexible point of contact for the trade and manufacturers in all branches of industry.

Professionals at our sites and a nationwide field service are available to provide advice on the spot – as a source of ideas and as problem solvers. We supply our extensive standard product range from the well-equipped HONSEL logistics centres.

Quick and reliable.

HONSEL. Innovative.

Perfect processing for every fastener and every application is our goal.

We develop and produce hand-held tools such as battery riveters as well as automation and component solutions or process monitoring systems.

We also support you with comprehensive service during operation.

Dependable and networked.


Our production facilities – 80 % new investments in recent years.

  • More than thirty five and six-stage headers for cold forming up to 20 mm wire diameter and 60 mm length
  • Optoelectric sorting machines for 100 % inspection of all custom products
  • Screw conveyor washing facilities and belt conveyor furnace
  • Turning and milling centres
  • EDM machines, automatic grinders and thread formers

Development, logistics and service

  • The latest CAD workstations for design engineering and product development
  • Packaging machines of the latest generation for bags, disposable boxes and KLTs
  • Automated high-bay warehouse
  • New office building on four floors
  • Repair and maintenance centres for setting tools
  • Vast know-how in all areas – from development through production up to sales

In-house processes

  • Finite elements simulations
  • Induction hardening and annealing
  • Recrystallisation annealing
  • Crimping and laser welding
  • Application of various seals
  • Finishing operations such as barrel finishing, drilling, turning and milling, rolling and pointing
  • Assembly of component elements
  • 100 % inspection
  • Length and roughness tests
  • Metallurgical examinations
  • Microscopy up to 1,000x magnification
  • Profile projection
  • Eddy current testing
  • HV & HB hardness tests
  • Universal testing machines up to 50 kN
  • In-house toolmaking shop for fast prototype production
  • Certification to ISO 14001 and IATF 16949

Our company through the HONSEL glasses

Experience one of the most modern production facilities for fasteners through the HONSEL glasses.

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