About Deslam

Design Laminates 2007 Ltd

Deslam - Design Laminates 2007 Ltd

Design Laminates Ltd was formed over 25 years ago to market and distribute ABET LAMINATI high pressure laminate (hpl) in New Zealand. The business was sold to Interion in 2003, but in 2007, Graeme Trass who was managing director of the original company, formed Design Laminates 2007 Ltd, known as Deslam, and the new company is once again the official distributor. In 2010, Deslam was appointed New Zealand distributor of Marblo® solid surface.


ABET LAMINATI is Europe’s largest laminate manufacturer and for over 50 years have utilised the world’s best designers to bring exceptional colours, textures and designs to architects and designers. Design Laminates present over 450 stunning high pressure laminates from Abet.

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Design Laminates 2007 Ltd was recently appointed the New Zealand distributor of Marblo®, an innovative polymer-based hybrid ‘solid surface material’ invented in 1979, and manufactured in Perth, Australia, and in China. Marblo® produce traditional solid surface material as well as a unique translucent polymer product that can be made in any colour and size required. Contact Design Laminates today to get samples of these stunning surface solutions.

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Design Laminates has a distribution facility in Mt Wellington, Auckland and draws product from Abet’s warehouses in Sydney, and from Marblo’s warehouse in Sydney or manufacturing facility in Perth.

Graeme Trass

ABET LAMINATI Serigrafia Laminate

Marblo solid surface, bar design