About us

GEPA Coating Solutions GmbH is an association of various experts. Our idea is to generate the best possible products, services and solutions for coating and finishing applications in the graphic arts industrie in order to add value for your and our customers.

Our customer-oriented solutions are suitable for new equipment as well as for retrofits on existing machinery, including service an maintenance. 

By cooperating with well-known manufacturers and institutions in the industry, GEPA utilizes synergies for a perfect solution.


Gerhard Palinkas: 

  • Print finishing is my passion
  • more than 25 years of international experience in the graphic arts industry
  • more than 18 years focus on coating applications for various printing processes
  • 20 years managing director and co-owner of a well-known manufacturer of coating equipment and machines for the printing and coating industry
  • Extensive cooperation with various manufacturers and institutions in the industry

Gerhard Palinkas

Year of foundation: 2018

Integration into the Hönle Group: 2019

Location:          GEPA Coating Solutions GmbH

Hauptstraße 27
88699 Frickingen (Bodensee)
Phone: +49 7554 989770-0