The Meccanotecnica Group is the world leader in the design and
manufacturing of automatic book-sewing machines and
gathering and sewing lines for the industrial
production of books.
Meccanotecnica has been producing
machines for industrial bookbinding since 1964,
specializing in automatic book-sewing machines known
all over the world with the ASTER brand, which has
become synonymous with reliability and a high level of performance.
The advent of digital printing has led to the
development of new solutions for bookbinding, able to produce books in
short runs and with
rapid changeovers, and to cover the entire book
production process: from the binding of the block to the three-side
UNIVERSE is the brand that encompasses the
automatic book-sewing machines for
digital printing, both sheet-fed and web-fed, that
can reach unmatched levels of productivity and reliability. The
back gluer INLINE automates the preparation of books
for the casing process and the
fully automatic three-knife trimmer TRIMMING
processes shortruns down to one book even with flaps. These machines
complete the portfolio for digital book finishing and
offer to printers and binders a cost-effective solution to automate
high-quality book production.
Meccanotecnica Group is the world's leading manufacturer of automatic book-sewing machines and lines both for offset and digital printing for the industrial production of books.