posted on November 02, 2015 11:08
Cranbury, NJ, November
2, 2015─ ITW Security Division achieves ISO 14298 certification at its Covid®
facility in Cranbury, NJ. Established by the International Organization for
Standardization (ISO), in collaboration with INTERGRAF, ISO 14298 is one of the
most stringent international standards for the management of security printing
processes. ISO 14298 certification offers ITW Security Division worldwide
recognition as a trusted security printing operator.
“ISO 14298 certification is the continuation
of the promise we have made to produce the most secure and robust products in
the market today,” says Robert Carey, Business Unit Manager of ITW Security
Division. “As a leading provider of holographic
and security laminates for passports, national IDs and other secure
credentials, we feel that achieving this international standard is an important
statement to our customers of this commitment.” This commitment includes preventing
and eliminating security issues and threats inherent in the production process,
and ensuring that ITW Security Division products are consistently manufactured to
the highest quality standards and provide the greatest level of protection
against fraud and forgery.
The Security Solutions
Provider of Choice for Global Government Programs
ITW Security Division
is ISO 14298 and North American Security Products Organization (NASPO) Class II
certified, International Civil Aviation
Organization (ICAO) compliant, and a member of the International
Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA) and Document Security Alliance (DSA).
About ITW Security
Security Division was formed in 2012 by consolidating the management teams,
technologies and resources of ITW’s well-established security laminate and
personalization businesses, Covid®, Fasver® and Imagedata™.
Leveraging the strengths of these brands, ITW Security Division offers the
secure document market a single source supplier of high security laminates and
dye diffusion thermal transfer (D2T2) ribbons. These solutions are customized
to the specific requirements of each document program to accommodate virtually
any combination of personalization method (centralized and/ or distributed
issuance) and substrate for passport and ID cards. ITW Security Division supplies
products to more than half the world’s countries from its global facilities located
in Essex, UK; Montpellier, France; and New Jersey, USA.
About Illinois Tool
Tool Works or ITW (NYSE: ITW) is a Fortune 200 company that produces engineered
fasteners and components, equipment and consumable systems, and specialty
products. Based in Glenview, Illinois, ITW employs nearly 49,000 people, with
operations in 57 countries.