In browsing our pages we hope the technology and advantages, behind Tecnopails’ customised plant systems and equipment, clearly identify what distinguishes us and why we are so highly sought after in the ink, paint and coatings, food and speciality-chemicals industries.
As IM GROUP’s dedicated filling division, our solutions provide a crucial and specialised function in achieving our group’s mission of providing total process-engineering.
Our customer first philosophy, drives our brand essence of being resolutely committed to reliability—we provide a trusted service to the industries we serve—yet with an approachable and human touch.
To ensure we deliver this, our brand is centred around 5 core values;
Truthful • Responsible • Understanding • Safe • Tailormade
Positioning us as the leader you can T R U S T.
Thank you for taking time to learn more about us and what we offer, and I look forward to hearing from you soon.
Antonio Riggio Operations Manager, Tecnopails, IM GROUP
Established as LAVELLI e C in 1974, and acquired by IM GROUP in 2020, Tecnopails is a global manufacturer specialised in the planning, projection and production of plant systems and customised automated equipment to dose, label, seal and palletise pails, buckets and cans. Widely used in the ink, paint and coatings, food and speciality-chemicals industries, Tecnopails machines can be specifically custom designed for high-risk explosions areas (ATEX certified) and manufactured in a ‘modular’ form to accommodate for multiple levels of automation.
Tecnopails is headquartered in Piacenza, Emilia Romagna in Northern Italy with a global network of regional and international clients and support partners through the IM GROUP network.
Recently rebranded in Italy in 2021, IM GROUP (Formerly Inkmaker Group) is a global technology leader focused on reliability. It is the holding brand of: Inkmaker, Rexson, Vale-tech, Swesa, Teko and Tecnopails. With its combined strength the group offers total process-engineering solutions within the industries of paint, coatings, ink, speciality-chemicals, adhesives, corrugated packaging, pharma, food, cosmetic, textiles and more.
The group offers design and manufacturing through to complete engineering studies and turnkey solutions for:
Customised plant engineering and software design
Highly accurate automated dispensing
Process equipment from bulk handling to filling lines
And other related services
Which we conduct through the use of:
Ink transfer system
Increased SAFETY and reduction of ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
The group's proprietary software and systems, manufactured in 3 continents, guarantee highly accurate colours consistently, precisely and instantly. The IM GROUP operates in over 15 countries throughout 5 continents.
IM GROUP is headquartered in San Gillio, northern Italy.
About Inkmaker Worldwide
Formed in Italy in 1987, Inkmaker is a global manufacturer of integrated dispensing systems that improve efficiency by automating the process of ink, paint and chemical dispensing and mixing. Inkmaker's proprietary software and systems, manufactured in three continents, guarantee highly accurate colours consistency, precisely and instantly. Inkmaker operates with its own staff and offices in over 15 countries over 5 continents. Inkmaker.com
About Rexson Systems
Established in 1954, Rexson is a British manufacurer of automated dispensers that are widely used in the ink, paint and coatings industry, as well as the industries of cosmetics, food, oils, pharmaceuticals and speciality chemicals. Rexson has offices in Europe, North America, Latin America and The Netherlands and a global network of regional sales and support partners. rexson.co.uk
Established in 1985 Vale-Tech, previously a subsidiary of Rexson, is a British manufacturer of ink dispensing systems. Vale-Tech employs a team of software and hardware engineers dedicated to the design and build of innovative products focuses on paste ink and narrow web ink dispensing systems. www.vale-tech.co.uk
Established as LAVELLI e C in 1974, Tecnopails, is an Italian manufacturer of customised modular automated filling, sealing, labelling and palletising machinery-for pails, buckets and cans- thet is widely used in the ink, paint, and coatings industry, as well as the industries of food and speciality chemicals. Its headquarters are in Piacenza in Emilia Romagna, Northern Italy with a global network of regional and international clients support partners through the IM GROUP network. www.tecnopails.it
Formed in Germany 1994, Swesa, is a German manufacturer specialised in customised automated dosing-systems for the food packaging, office furniture, tissues and haevy-duty corrugated packaging industries. Its headquarters are in Etville am Rhein, Germany and it has a global network of regional and internationl clients and support partners. www.swesa.de/
Established in 2013, Teko is solutions partner specialised in; Point-of-Sale systems and integrated solutions combining engineering with chemistry. Based in Malaysia and Indonesia, Teko supports all the IM GROUP brands through its network of regional support partners. www.teko.asia/
IEC+ srl is a mechanical engineering company located in Italy in the province of Parma, specialized in the design and manufacturing of Mixing, Grinding and Dispensing Equipment, as well as complete Engineering Studies and Turnkey Solutions. www.iecplus.com
Characteristic of TECNOPAILS production is the modularity, that makes the realization of packaging machines with several automation levels, ideal to satisfy every need, possible.
IM GROUP is affiliated to several trusted agents throughout the world.
Our Group is expanding its special applications.
Our group is recognised worldwide by leading paint and coating manufacturers.
Our group is recognised worldwide by leading ink manufacturers and printers.
Our organisation is certified and holds several patents.