Our Company

Why would you need Imeta?

Since 1963 Imeta has been specializing in designing e producing seaming rolls and chucks, changeover parts, conversion kits and spare parts for seaming machines.

Our experienced technical department develops seaming chucks and rolls working with a complete database of over 4.000 different seaming profiles and modern constructive technologies.

We export our parts worldwide and provide services to can-making factories, canneries, the food and beverage, baby food and pet food industries and the general line market.

Exports makes up around 85% of our turnover. Thanks to the support of external agents and our network, we guarantee a complete and optimized service.

What is special about Imeta spare parts?

We carefully select components and raw materials, we pay close attention to their treatment and they undergo a series of strict tests. Furthermore, thanks to the special steels used in our parts, maintenance times are reduced and productivity is increased.

In order to reduce machine downtime, we use innovative surface coatings to improve the quality of seams and the lifetime of the product itself.

Imeta is a big group of people

Today our team numbers almost 90 members. The majority of our spare parts is produced within our factory (making them truly MADE IN ITALY) and we work with external suppliers to boost the company’s overall competitiveness. Design and know-how are entirely in-house, and are constantly enhanced by ongoing investments in research and development.

We guarantee a complete and personalized service thanks to our internal seaming laboratory where a series of tests are run on the samples of cans and covers the client provided in order to find the right seaming profile.

There are over 15.000 spare parts in our warehouse ready for IMMEDIATE DELIVERY, so that we are able to act swiftly solving a problem and reducing shipment times for clients.

Furthermore, in order to reduce manufacturing times, thousands of semi-finished chucks and rolls are ready in the warehouse for the final profile-finishing phase, depending on the specific needs of the client.

We continued growing and improving our knowledge in this industry over the years, and we have become more and more specialized in providing every necessary component for changeovers as well as expert in overhauling and rebuilding inefficient seaming machines.

Do you need help?

Imeta offers a service of technical assistance and holds seaming training courses to train technicians in this field and reinforce the constant dialogue with the client.

As a proof of the quality of our products and business philosophy, we have achieved numerous certifications:

ISO CERTIFICATIONS

We boasted the ISO 9001:2008 certification, valid in the field of “Design, manufacturing and sale of spare parts and equipment for seaming machines and their overhauling”. We also achieved the ISO 9001:2015 certification, regarding the procedures of weighing for the merchandise to be delivered by sea.

CODE OF ETHICS

Our CODE OF ETHICS contains the main funding principles of our company, besides our responsibilities. These principles guide us in our internal and external relationships, for each one of us to behave properly.

IMETA’S GREEN

Over the past 15 years, we have been powering our machines using the solar energy provided by our photovoltaic installation in commitment to reducing CO2 emissions.
The packaging of our products is recyclable and we have been able to reduce single-use plastic use of a 20%.

AEO CERTIFICATION

In 2016, we are the only ones in the seaming industry to achieve the AEO certification, becoming Authorized Exporter benefiting for Customs security procedures and guaranteeing the fastest delivery transfers to our clients.

We are committed to paying attention to the clients’ needs and requests, in order to satisfy them at best. Thanks to a dynamic organization and the people being part of our staff, we keep growing as a business being competitive on a market constantly evolving and changing.