Trans Tech stands out because of the unmatched expertise of our team.
Our experts have both a broad understanding of the entire pad printing process (from artwork through decoration and beyond) and a deep understanding of each process step (we design and produce all system fixtures and consumables).
We all work together to live up to our pledge of being a Trusted Partner for product decoration.
Over the past forty years, we have tested and built hundreds of pad printing systems carefully tailored to precise application performance requirements. This experience has made us ideally suited to provide expert process and application consulting.
Our applications team will work closely with you to understand your unique decorating challenge. We can recommend an optimal solution carefully tailored to your precise application performance requirements.
Our engineering experts have an average of 15 years each in pad printing experience. They know how to build out your system with market-leading precision.
Our Engineering Team is aided by our commitment to cutting edge technology. Often Trans Tech engineers are the only ones in the industry to be using innovative high-precision tools.
Highly repeatable product decoration starts at the holding fixture. Trans Tech’s dedicated team of fixture experts have decades of experience in creating precision fixtures – painstakingly designed for optimal performance in your unique application.
Our engineers have created unique-in-the-market fixture solutions that combine secure product hold with ease of use.
Experts in our art studio have an average of over 20 years of experience in turning your vision into quality pad printed reality.
We use the very latest in design software to help you with:
Deep expertise in pad composition and real-life pad use requirements allow our Pad Team to pinpoint precisely the right pad for your printing needs.
Trans Tech is the first-in-the-industry to use innovative tools like laser base cutters and digital silicone mixers to ensure optimal pad performance.
Our proprietary Express Pad provide market-leading efficiency, enabling 80% faster pad changes and 86% faster ink changes.
Trans Tech is proud of our reputation as the industry leader in pad plate making.
Our Plate Team (100+ years of combined experience) produces plates with industry-leading precision. Critical-line, specialty-depth and multi-depth etching are available upon request.
Our team provides fast turn around, often in 2 days or less.
The experts in the Trans Tech Ink Lab can pinpoint the best ink chemistry for your unique application combining our knowledge of compatible substrates with a long list of considerations impacting your print requirements and provide color matching within a dE color variance of 2.0 or less.
We offer more pad printing ink series than anyone in the market and ensure accurate color matching thanks to our investment in cutting-edge spectrophotometer technology.
To meet aggressive production timelines, we understand our customers have no room for technical issues.
Trans Tech is so confident in the quality of our systems- we offer an industry-leading warranty.
At the same time, we also have a highly skilled (average of 17 years experience each) technical support team ready to address any challenges you may have online, over the phone or in person. Our Technical Support Team is efficient. Less than 3% of technical issues require service visits and 95% of issues are resolved same day.
Our experienced lab technicians provide training goes a step further than ensuring you have a thorough understanding of your pad printing system and related processes. We tailor our training and performance audits to your unique production environment and application.
We provide in-house and onsite training to get your teams up and running quickly.
We also provide thorough expert workflow and performance audits to uncover opportunities for cost and time savings.
We are here. We are ready. We know how to listen and how to move quickly to get the best results for your unique product decorating challenge.
Our Customer Service Experts have an average of over 20 years experience each in earning Trusted Partner for Product Decoration status with our customers.
Our Spare Parts & Logistics Team maintains stock of spare parts and ensures products are shipped to you on-time, every time.
Our Team of mechanical builders and electricians bring decades of experience building high quality automated pad printing systems.
Our Accounting and Human Resources Teams take care of behind-the-scenes items that make our engineering services possible. They are a key player in our drive to live up to our Trusted Partner aspiration.
Jennifer Perr is the General Manager of the ITW Industrial Decorating Solutions (IDS) Division.
She pulls from her more than 25 years of Senior-level leadership and from her diverse background in marketing, operations, innovation, sustainability, and sales management to help ensure that ITW TRANSTECH and our sister companies – ITW United Silicone, ITW CER and ITW Morlock are able to deliver on our pledge to be a Trusted Partner for Product Decoration.