Consumables • Machines • Consulting

Since 1992 ART-Line offers technical solutions and material supply for the security printing industry. Naturally, our staff gained their specific knowledge from the commercial printing and finishing sector. The consulting services ART-Line provides are part of our philosophy and integral to the trade of machines, softwares and consumables.


We offer the fully comprehensive spectrum of equipment, installation, training and maintenance for the entire chain of production of all types of MRTDs (Machine Readable Travel Documents) and other high security documents, such as i.e:

(e)Passports (e)National ID-cards (e)Visa sticker Banknotes (traceable) Tax stamps Postal Stamps Certificates Diplomas Official Documents Lottery tickets RFID lables Smart cards



Depending upon our customers’ individual requirements we define, in cooperation, the production processes and/or custom-tailored solutions for updating existing processes. Please have a look at our range of solutions:

Design⇒Prepress⇒Plate- or form making⇒ Printing: Offset • Intaglio • Letterset • Flexo • Dry offset ⇒ Print inspection ⇒

Security paper manufacturing ⇒ implementation of security features: Fibres • watermark ⇒Quality inspection ⇒

Electronic inlay manufacturing: Wire embedding • Antenna printing • Antennae etching • Plated antenna⇒ Chip implementation ⇒ Inspection ⇒

Card lamination ⇒ Passport booklet binding ⇒

Laser- and mechanical personalisation ⇒ Inkjet numbering ⇒ Chip programming ⇒