GET Group’s ID Technology Selected for New Belarusian Driving License
Waltham MA, USA, July 8, 2010–Global Enterprise Technologies Corp. (GET Group), a world leader in Passport and ID issuing solutions, announced today that its Toppan CP400 card printing solution has been selected by the Republic of Belarus for their new National Driving License Printing and Issuing Project managed by the country’s Ministry of Internal Affairs. GET Group will be providing its state-of-the-art Toppan CP400 security ID card printers for this prestigious project in cooperation with its local partner, Bely Terem, a leading IT and hardware distributor in Belarus.
The CP400 printer, for which GET Group is an exclusive worldwide distributor, employs patented high resolution pigment ink printing technology to produce cards with unprecedented color fidelity and durability. It is used for various high security ID projects around the globe including driving license, National ID and government access control solutions.
Dmitry Malashenko, Bely Terem Sales Director said: “Our decision to partner with GET Group for this project was made based on intensive research and testing of different card printers to ensure the project’s security and performance requirements were met. Not only does the CP400 meet our mandated card requirements but its high quality of personalized cards exceeds our expectations and further confirms our choice of GET Group. We look forward to future cooperation opportunities with GET Group in Belarus and Eastern Europe.”
Gary Christelis, President and CEO of GET Group’s Passport and ID Division said: “We are very proud that the Belarusian government has selected our Toppan CP400 technology over numerous competitors worldwide. The use of the CP400 and its unique printing capabilities will help make the new Belarusian driving license a highly secure, durable and trusted credential.” He added “Award of this project reaffirms the superior qualities of this printer and its successful application in higher security ID card applications.”
Rida Baalbaki, GET Group International Sales and Business Development Director, noted that the partnership with Bely Terem on this project should help GET Group establish an important foothold for GET Group’s further expansion in the region. “I am very excited about the growth we are seeing in the Eastern European market and the strong interest in our technologies within this region. We hope to take our cooperation with Bely Terem well beyond this project”.
For more than two decades, GET Group has led the industry with cutting edge passport and ID systems utilizing the world’s most advanced digital printers manufactured by Toppan Printing Co. Ltd. of Japan, exclusively provided by GET Group. GET Group’s Passport and ID Division is headquartered outside Boston, Massachusetts, USA. For more information, please contact GET Group at +1-781-890-6700 or visit http://www.getgroup.com.