OVD Kinegram is an innovative, global leader in the supply of advanced Optically Variable Devices, designed to protect government documents and banknotes. More than 100 countries have placed their trust in the KINEGRAM security device to protect their high security documents and banknotes. OVD Kinegram is based in Switzerland and is a member of the KURZ Group. The Swiss made KINEGRAM security elements offer simple communication and verification as well as the most secure level of copy protection.
In order to protect the portrait and the data and to verify the authenticity of the document, the security element KINEGRAM can be connected to the document in multiple ways and on all possible substrates. As overlay in passports and many forms of plastic ID cards (KINEGRAM® TKO, KINEGRAM® GUARD), as hot foil stamping patch or stripe in paper documents, passports and banknotes, as embedded security element in polycarbonate passport data pages or government issued ID cards (KINEGRAM® PCI) or as a sticker (KINEGRAM® MOVE) for official vehicle registration.
In addition, OVD Kinegram also offers a new RFID inlay solution (KINEGRAM® RFID) based on a new additive copper antenna process. The solution not only demonstrates improved electronic performance but it also introduces new possibilities for future government document designs. This unique manufacturing technique is fully exploited using proprietary double-sided antenna designs optimized for maximum performance and security.
In the exclusive field of physical security elements for government issued ID documents and banknotes, OVD Kinegram has been the leading innovator for over 30 years. Today development trends at OVD Kinegram point clearly in the direction of integration. This implies that digital and physical technologies in an optimal combination are offering a new, higher level of protection from counterfeiting and manipulation.