Who we are

The leader in the permanent marking industry and inventor of micropercussion, Technifor has become a major player in laser marking and machining.

Created in 1981, Technifor is the world’s number 1 manufacturer of micropercussion permanent marking machines for the automatic identification and traceability of metal or plastic parts.
With more than 40,000 machines installed worldwide and over 30 years’ experience in the design of industrial traceability systems, Technifor offers its customers complete solutions incorporating marking and the associated automatic camera verification.
The brand offers marking solutions using laser, micropercussion or scribing technologies. Within an applications laboratory, its experts validate the most
suitable technologies for the specific needs of its clientele.
Intuitive and easily integrated, this equipment meets global industrial standards.
In the light of production cycle requirements, a team of qualified engineers assists industry players with tasks such as integrating marking heads or developing bespoke mechanical and IT solutions.


The Gravotech group is the worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of innovative solutions for engraving, marking and artistic modelling.
Gravotech has over 900 employees in over 100 countries.
The group boasts a vast international network: 28 subsidiaries and 300 distributors work alongside its 60,000 international customers, assisting them with their local or global issues.
An international presence and innovation are the company’s anchor points. It devotes 5% of turnover to investment in Research & Development. This reinvestment strategy means Gravotech is able to offer complete solutions, covering the needs and activities of every customer in a tailored and unique way.
Its offer is built around four brands: Type3, Propen, Technifor and Gravograph. These brands cover four key technologies (laser, mechanical engraving, scribing and micropercussion) supplemented by a wide range of consumables and software solutions.
Gravotech places the quality of its solutions at the very centre of its organisation. The group has been awarded ISO 9001 certification by recognised and accredited bodies. This standard signals that this global supplier can offer customers solutions that are tailored to their needs at the very highest levels of service and quality.

Our values

The values embodied in Gravotech's DNA are expressed across all brands, subsidiaries and around the world.

Team spirit is one of the main values of the group, which for us means cooperation based on trust and open-mindedness to succeed collectively.

We strive to meet customer expectations through innovation and agility to ensure their lasting satisfaction. This is our second key point and we define it as customer focus.

We aim to conduct our actions with courage, transparency and reactivity in order to act and take decisions for the benefit of the Group. We feel co-responsible for the success of our teams.

Excellence is one of our promises, we are proud of our highest quality standards in each of our fields of activity. We strive to contribute to this overall dynamic by making the most of our skills and abilities and by training ourselves to improve them.

Finally, inseparable from others, to collaborate with our customers, distributors, subsidiaries or employees, the watchword is of course respect. We believe that everyone has an important place in the Group and must be treated with openness