SOURCE: Inteligensa


December 05, 2011 06:00 ET

Grand Opening of Inteligensa Group Plant

MIAMI, FL and CARACAS, VENEZUELA--(Marketwire - Dec 5, 2011) - Inteligensa Group member Intelicard has officially inaugurated its new Banking and Smart Card manufacturing plant. The plant is located on the island of Sardinia, Italy, in an industrial park at the city of Iglesias.

The new plant is equipped with the latest generation of machines and systems for producing banking and EMV smart cards, GSM phone cards, prepaid scratch cards, authentication devices such as Inteligensa's i-Pin™ Display Card and other high-quality products.

The plant has 140,000 square feet of new construction, including a Clean Room suitable for semiconductor manufacture. It includes a Smart Card personalization bureau and new printing technologies to meet the most demanding requirements of high-quality graphics.

Intelicard, in line with the Inteligensa Group's ecological commitment, has also undertaken a large-scale energy initiative by covering the entire roof area with solar panels, to produce close to 1 Megawatt of electricity from the ample sunshine available in Sardinia.

The inaugural event, which took place in the plant itself, was attended by Sardinian authorities, specially invited Inteligensa Group clients, members of the Board of the Inteligensa Corporation, directors, managers and executives from Group affiliates, and of course family and friends.

In his inaugural remarks Venanzio Cipollitti, president of the Inteligensa Group, said, "This new plant forms part of the Group's expansion into markets such as Europe, Asia and Africa, as well as increasing our total productive capacity."


The INTELIGENSA GROUP is a multinational leader in the design and implementation of identification and payment systems, its core business being the integration of technology solutions.

Founded in 1987, INTELIGENSA has gained a reputation for discretion in managing client projects, for maintaining high levels of security, and for always exceeding the client's expectations through innovative ideas that differentiate it from its competitors, all the while focused on maintaining a culture of quality and service in line with the company's highest values: responsibility, discipline and excellence.

INTELIGENSA's greatest strengths are its professional development and support teams for project development and technical support of smart card applications. This allows INTELIGENSA to fulfill client needs in the process of smart card migration up to successful completion and post-launch service.

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