Welcome to IST METZ

As one of the world's leading suppliers we develop, manufacture and distribute drying & UV curing systems for the graphic arts and industrial applications using ultra violet light (UV), infra-red (IR) and warm air (WA).

We offer complete, individual systems, a wide range of services, training courses and seminars.

News & Exhibitions

08.04.14

Metpack

At Metpack 2014 which will take place from May 6 to 10 in Essen, Germany, UV system manufacturer IST METZ GmbH will present the BLKŪ series for metal decorating at booth 1-F18.

26.03.14

New sales office

IST METZ will be opening a new sales office in Tokyo on 1 April. IST East Asia K.K. will be responsible for the Japanese and Korean market.

Printing

UV systems for printing machines

Every day we get in touch with UV-printed or UV-coated products. The labelling on a shampoo bottle in the shower, the direct mail on the doorstep, the flexible packaging containing the soup and the tempting creativity of the fine chocolate box passed round after dinner. In the graphic arts industry, UV equipment and thermal drying systems have been specifically developed for either direct or mobile installation for all press types including. Printing applications include packaging, labels, job printing and special UV applications.

Coating & bonding

UV systems for varnish and adhesive applications systems

UV technology is successfully used for many industrial applications, for example when coating automotive parts, household appliances and steel pipes or when bonding displays. The use of UV curable ink and varnish systems is one way of ensuring compliance with increasingly stringent EU environmental legislation. In addition to water-based varnish and powder coating technology, UV ranks as one of the three technologies of the future for surface engineering.