IGT Testing Systems is an independent company, headquartered in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. It is the successor of the world-renowned TNO Institute for the Graphic Techniques, which started in 1939. IGT has affiliates in the USA, Singapore and Japan.
IGT Testing Systems specializes on several activities:
- Development, manufacturing and marketing of printability testing equipment and tack testing instruments for the worldwide paper industry, printing industry, graphical arts, plastic-, paint, ink and coating industry.
- Quality control and test services for buyers and users of new or used printing presses, based on the IGT print test forms or other forms. The world-renowned IGT printing test form is available for black and white and color printing.
- Consultancy services in the general field of print, printing presses, digital print and copy, printed matters, disputes etc.
- Customized, on demand research and development in the field of printability and tack testing and special equipment in this field.