IST Metz GmbH is an internationally active medium-sized mechanical engineering company with headquarters in Nürtingen, in Southern Germany, and more than 500 employees worldwide. For more than 40 years the company has been producing equipment for curing print and coating by means of UV light. The UV systems cure inks, varnishes, silicones, adhesives, resins and other materials in fractions of a second. The IST Metz group of companies offers its customers the world’s largest product portfolio of high-performance UV lamp and UV LED systems. The range is complemented by warm air infrared drying systems and excimer technology. IST Metz was elected as Global Market Leader for UV Curing Systems in 2018.
We have our own sales and service companies in France, the UK, the USA, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, China and Thailand and also work with a world-wide network of distributors and partners. "eta plus electronic gmbh" develops and manufactures the UV lamps and electronic components for all IST UV systems. "S1 Optics" carries out the optical- and vacuum-coating of the reflectors.
The UV Transfer Center allows both new and experienced UV users to benefit from working with a supplier with fresh ideas and a desire to share its UV expertise, further demonstrating our commitment to our "more than UV" philosophy.
IST Metz is an international group consisting of 13 companies with more than 550 employees worldwide and a total group turnover of Euro 73 Million.
The Company operates from 21.800 m² of production area and office space, including also the UV Transfer Center with a seven color sheet-fed offset press for trainings and tests.
Management board of IST Metz GmbH: Christian-Marius Metz, Holger Kühn, Dr. Robert Sänger, Renate Metz