Sesa, manufacturer of Stainless Steel Press Plates since 1950, plays an important role in the evolution of Decorative High Pressure Laminates and Melamine Direct Laminates, providing a consistent contribution to the improvement of surfaces. After having initially concentrated on the development of HPL, with classic finishes like Mirror and Non-directional Matt, Sesa developed chemically etched finishes and from plain Wood Grain, led the innovation to the most fashionable Embossed-in-Register for flooring laminate market. From the first world wide EIR, presented together with Uniboard Canada at Surfaces1999, several improvements have been introduced to achieve extraordinary goals, some of which were presented at last Domotex. Among the latest developments in exposure at Interzum 2005, the EIR applied to furniture industry, represents the State of the Art of the realism achievable in the field of laminates to match with real wood and veneer. The MEIR - Melamine Embossed-In-Register, realized in cooperation with Lamigraf SA - Spain, takes the laminate to a higher level answering to the new end-user’s sensibility because, looking for more authenticity and naturalness, he wants to feel exactly what eyes see. With its 55 years of experience and sensitivity to different markets requirements, Sesa confirms itself being a leader and a reliable partner in manufacturing of new stainless steel press plates and re-working of existing ones.