Worldwide industrial photo engraving applications
STV is an industrial group focused on photo engraving applications.
With more than 50 years of activity and 7 companies in 5 countries, STV is a global player.
Screen-printing for automotive glass and stencils for electronics industry is the historical core business, nowadays, photo chemical milling and micro laser cutting, complete our knowhow.
Ambitious R&D programs are taking STV into the future through innovative photo engraving applications.
Screen printing is a printing technique where a mesh is used to transfer ink onto a substrate. STV is a leading screen-maker in the automotive and electronics market.
SMT is a technique using metal stencils to print solder paste on PCBs.
STV is a stencil maker for all SMT applications.
Photo tools are photographic media used to transfer images in photo engraving processes for PCBs, chemical milling and screen printing. STV is the photo tools maker using the biggest plotters in the world.
Chemical milling technology removes metal through a chemical reaction etching patterns printed by photo masking.
STV produces a wide range of photo etching pieces.