Malmö Laboratory, Sweden

Our laboratory in Malmö serves as one of the main construction laboratories globally and part of the coatings lab structure within the IMCD Group.

Established in 1992, the laboratory in Malmö was the first in the IMCD Group after its acquisition in 1998. Located in Sweden, this facility serves the coatings and construction industry locally and globally. During these many years in function our technicians have worked on a variety of projects: developing our own solutions, improving customer formulations, proposing cost saving and sustainable alternatives. We continue working actively with our customers and best-in-class principals to formulate for the decorative paints, industrial coatings and construction markets. 

How we can support you

At our laboratory in Malmö, we combine industry and market knowledge with the necessary equipment to achieve your formulation goals

Core Competencies

  • Advice and formulation development
  • Application testing
  • Laboratory support and testing

Major Equipment

  • Taber Abrasion
  • Pendulum / König
  • Drying time recorder
  • Ultra sonic
  • Flexural and Compressive machine up to 3000kN
  • Vicat
  • Air Content Meter
  • Climate chamber -20C to +180C


  • Industrial coatings
  • Decorative paints
  • Construction

Our Team

Our committed and passionate technical experts are here to support our partners in their product development, create formulations and find the best solutions.
coatings and construction malmö lab team at IMCD Sweden

Alena Simunic

Technical Manager Coatings & Construction

Alena graduated with a master's degree in analytical chemistry, at Lund University. After several years working at one of the main producers of self-levelling floors in Sweden she joined IMCD in 2017. She is now the Technical Manager for the Coatings & Construction laboratory in Malmö. She is an expert in construction products, flooring systems and has experience of self-levelling floors, tile adhesive, joint filler, mortars, decorative paint and coating formulations. She works closely with customers and main principals creating new developing projects in coating and construction.

Alena Simunic
Fredrik Wintring

Fredrik Wintring

Lab Technologist Coatings & Construction

Fredrik has worked for IMCD since 2008 and has a long and solid background working with supporting our customers and suppliers. After spending many years in the forefront of our daily business, Fredrik got an opportunity to join our technical team in the Coatings & Construction laboratory. He is currently specializing in construction, working mainly with development projects for self-levelling floors and tile adhesives.

A sneak peek at the Malmö laboratory

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