Solutions for tissue surfaces.

Even the smallest detail matters.

The requirements on tissue products are constantly growing: Designs are becoming more challenging, manufacturing techniques more complex. As a long-standing expert in the tissue industry, we offer our customers tailor-made solutions all from one single source.

From design development, technical construction and production of embossing rollers to the assembly of individual machines or complex systems – we respond to current market developments and provide our customers with innovative solutions.

Thus we ensure a qualitative and effective processing of your products in an extremely wide variety of manufacturing processes.

Product categories

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Kitchen towel

Design that inspires.

We combine creativity with precision. Down to the finest detail.


In a personal conversation we find solutions for your various requirements and develop new processes, materials or adapted surfaces.

Development & design

The creative implementation of your surface design is made by experienced designers and experts in consideration of all relevant technical details.


Thanks to latest technologies, we reproduce your design templates down to the last detail and according to your product-specific properties.

Technology that drives.

We focus on technical expertise and high quality.

Rollers & steel core production

For decades we have been producing printing and embossing rollers for a wide variety of applications as well as steel cores and sleeves especially designed for rotogravure printing.

Embossing rollers & sleeves

We produce tailor-made embossing rollers and sleeves with the latest laser and etching technologies. This enables us to precisely reproduce even the smallest structures.

Embossing techniques

Due to the individual adaptation of engravings, we support a wide variety of embossing processes and thus find tailor-made solutions for our customers.

On-site service

Whether roller installation, replacement or manual surface repair services – we also offer excellent on-site assistance to our customers.

Pilot Plant

With the newly expanded pilot plant at our Mönchengladbach site, we offer comprehensive testing possibilities. Test innovative designs, technical properties and performance of your tissue products under realistic production conditions.

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Modern procedures for a perfect result.

Our varied embossing techniques give us the ideal combination of creative designs and optimum product features.

We facilitate a custom layout and implementation of embossing points, the combination of different flank angles as well as seamless, continuous engraving on the embossing roller circumference.

A specific finishing process simultaneously ensures gentle transitions and smooth flank angles for an excellent embossing result. In addition, chrome plating provides the best possible protection against wear and corrosion. With optimum results in terms of optics and haptics, we deliver the decisive competitive edge.


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We are here to help you!

Andreas Greving Sales Manager +49152 26640767

Dieter Hüls Sales Director Surfaces +49 2564 12 626