Elastomer Solutions (previous Diehl Elastomertechnik) started in Germany with the acquisition by Diehl Group of a rubber plant to produce components for its defense division.
The group acquired competences in development and production of rubber and plastic components mainly for the automotive industry and for the last 20 years has been one of the most reliable partners in development and production of elastomeric components for a wide range of applications in automotive engineering.
The Diehl Group acquires the production site of Blankenheim, Germany, producing rubber compounds and rubber molded parts.
Foundation of Diehl- Fapobol, the first abroad production site in Mindelo, Portugal.
Opening up new markets in Eastern Europe by founding Diehl-Enco, an additional production plant in Belusa, Slovakia.
Concentration of product development and sales at the German location, shutdown of production.
Mutares AG aquires the majority of interest of the DIEHL Elastomertechnik Group. Name changes to Elastomer Solutions.
Definition of expanding strategy to increase global footprint. Foundation of the 3rd production site, Elastomer Solutions Maroc in Tangier, Morocco.