Professional articles

  • Machine Vision Application for the detection and verification of UV readable security ink on passports
    6/19/2017 8:21:24 AM

    Lighting and Illumination: UV lighting targets passport security and adhesive inspection

    A field of application for UV lighting is the inspection of security features and markings as protection against plagiarism and counterfeiting. iiM AG has worked with Siemens AG and passport machine maker BW Papersystems Stuttgart GmbH to develop a solution for this type of application. Advanced security requirements are now making passport manufacturing increasingly challenging. Here, the use of fluorescent materials has a particularly important role to play.
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  • 618 DD Mini for Euroscatola
    6/2/2017 7:09:06 AM

    618 DD Mini for Euroscatola

    Italian Packaging Group choose the latest technology Flexo Folder Gluer from BW Papersystems. Mr Cappelletti from Euroscatola: “Over the forty or so years I have been in business, I have created relationships with my suppliers that will benefit both them and us.” One of those relationships had been with Curioni. “I had bought several machines from them over the years – their equipment represented good value for money and the machines were pretty reliable,”
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  • BW Papersystems Hamburg
    5/3/2017 6:35:02 AM

    “Innovation potential also lies in services and the aftermarket”

    Established 150 years ago as E.C.H. Will, BW Papersystems Hamburg is now part of the international BW Papersystems Group of Barry-Wehmiller Companies. In this interview, Managing Director Martin Brandt explains why he sees the company`s future in printing and paper, which role Print 4.0 plays in this connection and how the parent company invigorates the corporate and innovation culture.
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  • Exercise books
    9/27/2016 5:23:39 AM

    Exercise Book Lines - 150 years of Tradition

    (Article available in German language only) Vor 150 Jahren gründete Eduard Christian Heinrich Will sein Unternehmen E.C.H. Will und entwickelte die erste Stift-Liniermaschine mit manueller Zuführung von Einzelblättern und Druckvorrichtung - die Produktion des modernen Schulhefts war geboren.
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  • Passport production with optical identification
    9/26/2016 8:39:51 AM

    Passport production with optical identification

    Identity cards have to be produced with the same care and degree of forgery proofing as banknotes. The machines used are required to comply with stringent requirements in Terms of precision. A manufacturer of such machinery is Kugler-Womako from Nürtingen, Germany.
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