NEW: IGT SizeOscope

  • 08.08.2022

IGT Testing Systems presents; the IGT SizeOscope The perfect instrument to measure the absorption resistance of your substrate and barrier coatings Especially for packaging manufacturing Test the application of your Eco-friendly barrier coatings, and work on sustainable packaging solutions. The…


Farewell of Wilco de Groot

  • 22.12.2021

On December 31, 2021, Wilco de Groot will retire as Managing Director of IGT Testing Systems. For 30 years Wilco worked for IGT and has led the company during its development into a global specialist in the field of "Printability".…


IGT, a little bit of history

  • 09.04.2021
From time to time, we get the question what IGT stands for? For this, we must go back in time. IGT Testing Systems is the successor of IGT, the Institute for Graphic Technique T.NO., which was founded in Amsterdam, The Netherlands in 1939. This research institute for the printing industry, was initially housed at the Amsterdam Graphic School and moved to Plantage Muidergracht (Amsterdam) in 1942.

Application Story: Color (Guangzhou) Ink Co., Ltd. uses the IGT HydrOscope for more scientific test data on ink emulsification.

  • 04.03.2021
Color (Guangzhou) Ink Co., Ltd. is a local ink company in China, focusing on product quality as its core competitiveness, insisting on scientific research and development, data management in production, and constantly exploring advanced equipment from international markets to assist in producing high quality inks. Regarding the problem of unpredictable ink/water balance in printing ink, Mr. Ma (managing director) of Color (Guangzhou) Ink Co., Ltd. confirmed the purchase of the IGT HydrOscope without much hesitation. “I believe that by using the IGT HydrOscope, a more detailed and scientific test data can be obtained on ink emulsification performance” – Mr. Ma said.