Diab International AB

A world leader in providing sandwich technology solutions. The company partners with customers by providing a comprehensive range of structural core materials and a series of problem-solving support services that include process auditing, laminate design/engineering, process optimization, training and testing.

Box 201
Laholm, S-312 22 SE

Additional Locations:
315 Seahawk Dr.
DeSoto, TX 75115 US
972-228-7600

No. 27 Taihu Road, KETD Zone
Kunshan, Jiangsu Province, 215 334 CN
86 512 5763 0666

No. 1A Urmila House No. 15, A.R.K. Colony, Eldams Road
Chennai, 600018 IN
91 44 4231 6788

Lingailiu 5
Siauliai, 79241 LT
37 0415 960 57

Via Alemagna, No. 29, IT-32013
Longarone, IT
39 437 77 68 20

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carbon fiber catamaran

Racing catamaran still performing
Gougeon Brothers Inc. created a composite racing catamaran in 1990 that is still setting speed records decades later.

People on the Move: June 2018
CW’s monthly roundup of people on the move in the composites industry.

composite decks

Low weight on the high seas
A new, award-winning composite shipbuilding material saves fuel, increases car shipping capacity.

JEC World 2018 preview: Diab
High-performance core materials and sandwich composite solutions.

Lynx automated fiber placement (AFP) equipment

McNair Aerospace Center: Closing the composites education gap
As the composites industry in South Carolina continues to expand through Boeing and its tier suppliers, composites education follows suit through the McNair Center.

European SAMPE meeting explores composites innovation
High spots from SAMPE Europe’s Summit 17.

Another opportunity to meet, and learn, in Paris
At the JEC World 2017, improvements in materials and processes were present at nearly every stand, with the emphasis on automotive-capable production speeds.

JEC World 2017 exhibit preview
JEC World will be held March 14-16 in Paris. CW previews some of the products and technologies that will be at the show.

Cored carbon air-supported vessel
Tuco Marine’s ASV a sustainable yet speedy craft.

Swedish show truck turns heads
Fifty-one years ago, Swedish car mechanic Sven-Erik Bergendahl, nicknamed Svempa, started his tow truck business with a 1957 Plymouth sedan that he transformed into a truck, and since then, Svempa has created eye-catching and souped-up tow vehicles for car and truck shows across Europe.

Airbus approves Diab’s Divinycell F foam core
Divinycell is used in first and business class seats as well as lavatory interiors, galleys, luggage bins and window frames.

Diab to develop PET foam with Nexam’s NEXAMITE technology
This collaboration, which begins in 2016, is aimed at creating a long-term supply agreement.

Electric ferry runs quietly with composites
Infused sandwich construction hull and superstructure panels offset battery system weight.

The first fully-infused boat hull in India a success
DIAB's Composites Consulting Group (CCG) assists Aquarius Fibreglas in designing the infusion of a 15.6m fast interceptor craft.

JEC Europe 2015: Product and exhibit previews
The world's largest composites trade show, JEC Europe, is coming up next week, March 10-12 in Paris, France. CW received from some exhibitors a preview of the products and technologies that they will have on exhibit at the show.

JEC Europe 2015 preview: DIAB
DIAB (Laholm, Sweden) will present its new, tough Divinycell HM-range of high-performance structural core, capable of absorbing high dynamic impacts and slamming loads and thus well suited for extremely demanding applications such as fast marine hulls.

Back-country boating: Carbon fiber Adirondack pack canoe
Placid Boatworks (Lake Placid, NY, US) makes modern composite versions of classic, but relatively heavy, Adirondack pack canoes, using vacuum-infused carbon fiber. Here's how.

DIAB materials enable commercial fishing boat rebuild
Mundal Boat in Norway built, then expanded, the commercial purse seiner with cored sandwich construction.

Buoyant buildings: Modular design relies on cored composites
Arquitectura en el Agua’s (AEEA, Santa Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands) architects and engineers convert for metal to composites for their floating modular structures for marinas, harbors, restaurants, hotels and leisure centers.

DIAB to expand structural core capacity in China
DIAB reports that it plans to construct a new foam block production plant in China for the manufacture of structural core materials.

Product Categories of Diab International AB

Materials
  • Core materials and flow media
    • Balsa
    • Foam core
      • Foam core, PVC
      • Foam core, other
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Education/Training
  • Finite element modeling/analysis (FEM/FEA)