Regula

Special Forensic Equipment for Authenticity Control of Travel Documents

Regula is the leading producer of expert devices for authenticity control of travel documents (passports, visas, ID cards, etc.) and other high security printed papers.

We are known all over the world: our products and solutions are used by law enforcement experts from Europe, Middle East, Asia, Africa, Australia and New Zealand, South and North America.

Regula today:

Our Clients
Our company has gained the reputation of a reliable partner and has carried out thousands of challenging tasks for our clients. Today our regular customers include Ministries of Internal and Home Affairs, police, border and customs services, banks, insurance companies and other organizations. Our devices and software are highly regarded by experts at international exhibitions and conferences.

Our Products
We offer products and solutions in the following categories:

  1. Express Authenticity Verification of Security Documents
  2. Advanced Authenticity Verification of Security Documents
  3. Machine Assisted Document Verification
  4. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) and Weapon Number Verification
  5. Special Equipment and Customized Solutions
  6. Software
  7. Information Reference Systems
  8. Printed Products
  9. Specialized Training

Our Unique Feature
We are the only company providing complete high-quality analysis of security features that embraces three spheres:

  • manufacturing devices for document authenticity control;
  • developing software for operating these devices, processing, comparing and storing the obtained data;
  • creating information reference systems of travel documents, driving licenses and banknotes.

Our Support Team is ready to provide you with professional assistance all over the world.

Dedication to Quality
The company implemented ISO 9001:2015 certified by TUV SUD Management Services GmbH, and ISO 27001: 2013.

All products conform with international norms and standards.

Company Profile

  • Full-page Document Readers

    (desktop models 70X4M70X470X9, 7017; mobile models 730883X3; model for integration into kiosks and eGates 70X8) offer full page scanning of passports/IDs, visas, driver’s licenses and other identification documents, reading of all information (MRZ, OCR of VIZ, barcodes, RFID and SmartCard chips) and automatic authenticity verification (cross-checking of text data, UV patterns, IR patterns, IPI, security fibers, etc). All procedures are performed within seconds and are applicable both to ICAO (passports, IDs, etc.) and non-ICAO compliant (driving licenses, health cards, etc.) documents.

    Document reader Regula 70X4M
    A small-sized reader for desktop use. Hard plastic body (IP54). The device is connected to a PC via a USB cable. No moving parts. The device allows capturing images in white, infrared, ultraviolet and coaxial lights. Certain models are equipped with modules for reading RFID chips and smart cards.

    Functionality:

    • Automatic detection of a document in a scanning zone
    • Automatic scanning after document detection
    • Compensation for external light interference during image capture in ultraviolet light (Smart UV)
    • Automatic selection of UV illumination intensity according to the document type
    • Searching and cropping of a document image from a general image
    • Analyzing and comparing text data
    • Automatic authenticity verification of a document
  • Devices for Document Authenticity Control

    (models 41154205D41774303M4305DMH, 43075001MK.01, 7701M) are intended for express or advanced authenticity verification of documents (passports, visas, IDs, driver’s licenses, birth certificates, banknotes, etc.) with security features. This range of devices includes optical and video magnifiers, video spectral comparators, microscopes, magneto-optical devices, etc.

    Video spectral comparator Regula 4305DMH
    The comparator is constructed as a single unit for desktop use in an aluminum body. It is equipped with a built-in RFID reader. The device has a spacious working area over the object stage, clamps for fixing examined documents and a special shield protecting from harmful effects of ultraviolet radiation. The device has a full set of light sources of visible, infrared, ultraviolet spectral ranges and imaging filters used for carrying out forensic examinations.

    Functionality:

    • Digital video camera
    • Obtaining and processing of images
    • USB 3.0 data transfer interface
    • Enhanced Regula Forensics Studio software
    • Possibility to use with additional equipment
    • Interoperability with Regula databases of travel documents
  • Mobile Workstations

    (models 8703, 8003, 8304) are designed for examination and verification of identity documents in the field. These devices include document readers, light stages, video spectral magnifiers, compact devices, document processing software and information reference systems. The workstations can be used as portable (powered by a battery pack) or stationary (powered from the AC mains) equipment.

    1040 DPI High Resolution Full-page ePassport Reader Regula 8703
    Regula 8703 is designed as a mobile complex in a protective case. It consists of the following major parts: a laptop (model is selected at customer’s request) and a built-in high resolution optical document reader. A specially reserved space for WLAN & VSAT module is provided.

    The workstation document reader enables to capture high resolution (1040 DPI) images in white, infrared, ultraviolet, transmitted visible (white) illumination and to read data from RFID tags.

  • Regula Document Reader module for iOS/Android applications

    Regula Document Reader SDK for mobile devices is a robust, secure and cost-effective solution for instant filling in forms with personal data from passports, IDs, visas and driver’s licenses.

    Regula Document Reader SDK performs on-device high speed OCR and parsing MRZ from ICAO 9303 compliant documents (passports, visas, ID cards) and ISO 18013 compliant documents (driver’s licenses).

    No need to position the document carefully and precisely in front of the camera – just make sure the MRZ is in the camera view (it can be placed horizontally, vertically or diagonally).

    The MRZ is detected, cropped, rotated, recognized, parsed and verified automatically.

  • Information Reference Systems

    (PassportAutodocs, Secure Documents UltimateFrontline Document SystemCurrency) are unique digital databases containing images of passports, IDs, visas, driving licenses, vehicle registration certificates, banknotes in different lights (white, UV, IR) with detailed description of document protection elements. The reference systems are compatible with document readers and devices for document authenticity control. Online versions of Information Reference Systems are available.

    Secure Documents Ultimate
    Constantly updated database contains information about more than 6000 documents and banknotes from 186 countries with more than 265000 high resolution images.

    Functionality:

      • Multilingual interface (English, German, Chinese, etc.)
      • Gif-animation of holograms and OVI-elements available
      • Automatic update (requires Internet connection);
      • Distant training for system operation;
      • User-friendly interface.

    Possibility to add description and comments to existing documents; images and description of new documents using Document Builder application.

  • Specialized Training

    Training courses on authentication of banknotes and security documents: passports, ID cards and other identity documents, visas, driving licenses and vehicle registration certificates.

    Detection of forged security documents

    The project is based on company’s own information and technical resources. The teaching staff also accumulates data obtained at various international conferences and exhibitions in the sphere of high security printing. We take into account the requirements of laws and regulations concerning the process of document authenticity verification.

    The project includes two training programmes intended for an audience with different levels of knowledge. The programme content may be revised or expanded upon learner’s request. The lecturers have wide practical experience in forensics and teaching such specific disciplines. The effectiveness of educational process is achieved due to video materials, printed images and digital resources.

  • Our Branches:

    Brazil
    Regula Forensics Brazil

    Av. Marechal Floriano 199 Gr. 902, Rio de Janeiro – RJ 20080-005
    Contact: Mr. Alexandre Marinho dos Santos, President
    Phone: +55 21 98138 0232
    E-mail: faleconosco@regulabr.com

    Republic of Belarus
    Regula Ltd.

    29 Kozlova Lane, Minsk, 220037, Belarus
    Phone: + 375 17 224 66 44; + 375 17 388 70 80; + 375 17 388 70 90
    Fax: +375 17 318 95 73
    E-mail: mail@regula.by

    Republic of Latvia
    Regula Baltija Ltd.

    A.Pumpura 97, Daugavpils Latvia, LV-5404
    Phone: +371 65 43 12 99
    Fax: +371 65 43 12 90
    E-mail: regula@regula.lv

    Russian Federation
    Regula-Rus CJSC

    1A-building 3, Narvskaya Str., office 1, Moscow, 125130
    Phone: +7 499 702 33 43; +7 495 728 09 50
    E-mail: regula-rus@mail.ru

    Ukraine
    Forensic Research Methods and Means Laboratory of Radioengineering Department of NTUU “KPI”

    37 Prospect Peremogy, Kiev 03056
    Contact: Leviy Sergey, Head of laboratory: Ph.D.
    Phone/Fax: +380 44 236 89 84
    E-mail: sleviy@lad.org.ua
    www.lad.org.ua

    United States of America
    Regula Forensics Inc.

    1800 Alexander Bell Drive, Suite 400, Reston, VA 20191
    Phone: +1 703 234 23 55
    Fax: +1 703 234 77 11
    E-mail: info@regula.us
    Online store: store.regula.us

Company News

Regula at the 5TH NATIONAL ICT SUMMIT in Namibia

Regula Baltija Ltd. together with its local business partner Syntex Technologies participates in the 5TH NATIONAL ICT SUMMIT "Digital Transformation for an ICT Smart Namibia". The event takes place on October 15-17, 2018 in Windhoek, …

Video spectral comparator Regula 4307 is deployed in the Czech Republic

Thanks to a generous contribution from the NADACE ČEZ Foundation, the South Bohemian police has deployed Regula document verification device – the video spectral comparator Regula 4307. The comparator will help immigration officers to improve …

Regula at the Kazakhstan Security Systems 2018

Regula is heading to the biggest security exhibition in Central Asia - Kazakhstan Security Systems 2018, held in Astana this week (September 26-28, 2018). The company will showcase its latest technical solutions for document authentication …

Regula releases new Document Reader SDK Update - Version 4.12.1

Regula released a new version of Document Reader SDK - 4.12.1. This version contains a number of changes and fixes, along with the updated database of document templates (241 countries/territories and 6584 document templates included, …

Regula is a Bronze Sponsor of 2018 IAATI International Training Seminar

Regula continues supporting the fight against the crime of auto theft. This year our company has become a Bronze sponsor of 66th IAATI International Training Seminar, hosted by the North East Regional Chapter in the …

Regula celebrating its 26th Anniversary by setting its foot in Trinidad and Tobago Airport

Last weekend marked an exciting milestone for Regula celebrating its 26th anniversary and setting its foot in Trinidad & Tobago Piarco International Airport. The newly launched automated border control system at the Piarco International Airport arrivals …

Delegation from Latvia visited Regula office in Minsk

The delegation of the State Border Guard College of the Republic of Latvia, headed by its Director, Colonel Mariks Petrušins, visited Regula office in Minsk on July 18, 2018. During the visit, the latest developments in …

Delegation from Zimbabwe visited Regula office in Minsk

The delegation of the Ministry of Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage of the Republic of Zimbabwe, headed by Police Commissioner-General Tandabantu Godwin Matanga, visited Regula office in Minsk on June 28, 2018. During the meeting organized …

Regula showcasing mobile platform friendly document verification solution at FTE Europe 2018

Regula will demonstrate its innovative Document Reader software development kit (SDK) for mobile platforms (Android and iOS) at FTE Europe 2018 this week in Dublin, Ireland. A leading developer and producer of expert forensic devices …

Visit Regula at Passenger Terminal Expo 2018 in Stockholm Stand: 909

Regula is the leading producer of expert devices for authenticating documents, banknotes and securities. During over 26 years on the market of high technologies, our company has gained the reputation of a reliable partner and …

Regula signed a partnership agreement with the International Air Transport Association

Regula and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) recently signed a partnership agreement in a joint effort to develop solutions to improve automatic recognition and validation of travel documents. IATA will develop mobile applications using …

ID card reader Regula 72X3 has been complemented with a docking station

Regula constantly improves its products and solutions. ID card reader Regula 72X3 has been complemented with the docking station Regula DS7203 featuring a built-in PC and preinstalled OS Windows 10 Home. Regula DS7203 is equipped with …

Regula together with INTERPOL carried out training on travel document examination in Indonesia

On November 8-10, 2017 Regula together with INTERPOL carried out a 3-day training course on travel document examination in Denpasar, Indonesia. The course was attended by immigration and border control officers from Indonesia, Malaysia, Cambodia, Thailand …

Regula provided training for a forensic expert from India

A forensic document expert from the Forensic sciences department, Government of Tamil Nadu, India undertook a seven-day training course on operation of Regula devices and solutions. Specialized classes were held in Regula's office in Minsk, …

Regula solutions were used to authenticate a painting by the famous Mexican artist Frida Kahlo

A previously unknown painting "Sola con mi gran soledad" ("Alone with my great loneliness"), signed by the name of Frida Kahlo and dated 1938, was discovered in a private collection in the city of Aguascalientes, …

Regula together with ICA France carried out specialized training on detection of VIN falsification in Burkina Faso

On October 3-6, 2017 Regula together with ICA France carried out specialized training on identification and detection of VIN falsification for the Centre de Contrôle des Véhicules Automobiles (C.C.V.A.) in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. 15 car inspection …

Contact

Regula Baltija Ltd.
A.Pumpura 97
Daugavpils
Latvia
LV-5404
  • +371 65 43 12 99

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