Gravure Print Cylinders

IR Engraving manufactures and engraves custom gravure printing cylinders for floor covering, decorative, and specialty industries. Our customer base includes locations in the US, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia and South America. IR Engraving Graphics’ commitment to providing the finest engraving quality succeeds through a combination of understanding our customers’ requirements and implementation utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and our knowledgeable staff with decades of experience. We are equipped to handle some of the largest print cylinders and laser engraved cylinders in the world. Let IR Engraving Graphics be the single-source supplier for all of your engraving needs.

Design and layout

We have both Macintosh and PC computer formats and employees with years of graphics expertise. We will use your existing digital file or help you design a new concept. Our computer archival system keeps your files safe for exact reproductions of worn or damaged cylinders for years to come.

Electronic Gravure Engraving

Multiple electronic engraving machines ensure fast turnaround time with consistent cell structure. Our engraving machines are among the world’s largest.

Copper, Chrome, and Nickel Plating

Our copper, chrome and nickel departments produce the highest quality plating in the industry. Our chrome is the hardest and best quality industrial chrome, insuring consistency, durability, and print quality.

Gravure Plates

Plates are engraved and proofed using the same exacting specifications and methods used to engrave the cylinder. Gravure plates can be made to any size the customer requires.

Laser Engraving

IR Engraving Graphics’ laser capabilities include both YAG and CO2 lasers with ability to engrave rolls in excess of 31″ diameter and 235″ length. We laser engrave cylinders which have been produced using the latest technology in plasma spray coating.