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Central to every issuance system is personalization, and we have extensive experience building solutions for both centralized and decentralized issuance. We offer comprehensive personalization systems — including software and hardware — that are scalable to both your security requirements and the volume of cards you produce.

Whether you are producing credentials for a nation, local government or corporation, our systems help provide faster processes and a larger capacity to produce cards, so you can respond more quickly to demands for new and replacement cards.

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3M India Limited
Concorde Block, UB City
24, Vittal Mallya Road
Bangalore-560 001

Tel: +91-80-2223 1414
6659 5759
Fax: +91-80-2223 1450
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Personalization Solutions for Passports: Personalization Solutions for ID Cards:
Security Printing

Ink-Jet Printing for Paper Biodata Pages
In the centralized production of passports, personal information can be printed directly onto the paper bio-data page prior to the application of a security laminate.

Laser Engraving on Polycarbonate Biodata Page
We offer the ability to produce quality laser-engraved images on our industry-leading laminates.

Reverse Printing on Security Laminate
Using a laser toner, an image can be "mirror printed," or printed in reverse, on the adhesive side of the laminate, which is then applied to substrate.

Laser Perforation
Visa pages can be laser perforated with the passport number in alpha or numeric digits. Laser perforation produces no ridges and creates a conical effect in which the holes that make up each of the nine digits decrease in diameter, with the largest holes on page one and the smallest holes in the back of the book. This may also include the back cover.

Chip Encoding and Implanting
Chip encoding provides additional security validation, allowing the inspector to verify the biographic information and facial image of the credential holder against the data stored within the chip.

Security Printing

Laser Engraving on Polycarbonate Cards
We offer the ability to produce quality laser-engraved images on our industry-leading laminates.

Laser Printing for Teslin® Substrate-Based Cards
We have expertise working with a broad range of desktop card printers and can customize a personalization solution to meet your secure ID credential issuance needs.

Security Laminate Solutions
We offer security laminate solutions, which can be used to secure the printed personalization data.

Color Thermal Transfer Technology for the Personalization of Composite Cards
We offer the ability to personalize cards using color thermal transfer technology, a high-speed solution for creating quality, cost-effective composite ID cards.