EDAK Under New Ownership Becomes DESAPRO

  • September 2, 2015

Press release

Dachsen/Melbourne, September 1st 2015: DESAPRO takes over EDAK Inc and the Packaging Solutions Business of EDAK AG

Starting September 1st 2015, EDAK will be under new ownership and renamed DESAPRO.

New owner and CEO, Dominique E Schinabeck, has many years experience in the Aerospace & Defense industries, specializing in complex project solutions. In conjunction with the General Manager at the US manufacturing facility Gregg Benoit, an expert and long-time industry insider, DESAPRO will make the needs of its Customers their first priority, while simultaneously striving to further increase the quality, productivity and efficiency of its manufacturing.

Moreover, in the coming years DESAPRO plans to expand into a variety of new market segments that are in need of quality-engineered, robust aluminum cases.

Dominique Schinabeck, CEO DESAPRO stated: “It is our vision to become the leader in specialized aluminum rack mounts, transit and equipment cases for all the relevant defense programs worldwide, while working to the specifications of the Customers”.

In order to deliver the best, state-of-the-art technology to its Customers, DESAPRO will work side by side with universities and innovative design experts to ensure that the product is second to none.

DESAPRO is looking forward to serving the specific needs of its customers for many years to come.


Founded 1959 as EDAK, the company today is an international leader in the design & manufacturing of aluminum rack mounts, transit & equipment cases, as well as heating & cooling exchange solutions for the aeronautics and defense industries.

The company manufactures aluminum cases that are engineered to endure the severe conditions of field operations, as well as military and commercial transport. The cases are built to withstand and to protect their content against shock, vibration, water damage, dust, corrosion and EMI. The company has a wide range of products consisting of Milex 19 inch rack mounts, Stanex transport cases and Portex instrument cases, as well as Koolex air conditioning units. Also many customized aluminum solutions based on the specific needs of the Customer are offered.

DESAPRO is an international company with the Corporate Headquarters in Switzerland and a Sales and manufacturing facility in the United States. DESAPRO is certified to ISO 9001:2008 with access to sales networks around the world.

DESAPRO, AG, Rheinauerweg 17, 8447 Dachsen, Switzerland

DESAPRO, Inc, 630 Distribution Drive, Melbourne, FL 32904, USA.

Visit http://www. desapro.com

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Email: DSchinabeck@desapro.com