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Kaspar Graphic Solutions
Heliograph merges its three US companies
Heliograph Holding has merged its three US companies – K. Walter Service Corporation, HPS Technologies Global and GPS Greeneville Plate Supply – to form Kaspar Graphic Solutions.
The DynaSurf single-layer process (monolayer) for the production of gravure printing cylinders comprises three process steps
The new ContiTech elastomer solution for efficient gravure cylinder production
At this year’s virtual.drupa, Continental presented the DynaSurf project. This new technology concept for the production of gravure printing cylinders completely dispenses the galvanic processes of copper and chrome plating.
Siegwerk partnership for water-based inks
From a vision to real solutions
One year ago, Bobst announced its vision to shape the future of the packaging world, offering a profound transformation of the packaging industry. Recently, Bobst introduced several new solutions to support this vision.
European Rotogravure Association (ERA)
Gravure Award for Sustainable Packaging
The European Rotogravure Association (ERA) invites the gravure industry to take part in the Gravure Award for Sustainable Packaging. The Award is open for printers, engravers, cylinder and machinery manufacturers which are involved in the production of gravure printed packaging material.
German company D.W. Renzmann is a leading supplier of washing machines for the cleaning of print press components
New sales manager for the Asia-Pacific region
On June 1st, Dennis Bayer joined the D.W. Renzmann Apparatebau. In his new role as sales engineer, he is responsible for the sales activities of the Monzingen-based company in the Asia-Pacific region.
Commentary on current developments in gravure forme production
The next step of evolution
What is the current state of gravure printing, whose future prospects are almost exclusively linked to further developments in printing cylinder production? However, the future of the process is not be too bad if a global corporation like Continental is now active the market of gravure cylinder production.
Printers can use the advantages of laser engraving in the future without additional expense
4P creates standard for laser-engraved gravure cylinders
4Packaging, a pioneer in laser engraving and an expert in printing technology implementation, has succeeded in harmonising the printing characteristics of classically engraved and laser-engraved cylinders and thus standardising laser engraving.
Cogitel invests in a new rotogravure press
When starting the search for a new gravure printing press, Tunisian packaging producer, Cogitel, had challenging goals to meet.
“Gravure Association of the Americas” merges with Aimcal
The board of directors and membership of the Gravure Association of the Americas (GAA) have voted unanimously to combine with the Association of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators (AIMCAL).
Virtual Open House “Live in India”!
Gravure redefined by Kohli!
On June 16, 2021, Kohli Industries will introduce version 3.0 of Thea-9one8 – already the most anticipated gravure printing press for the flexible packaging industries worldwide!
New gravure printing presses and varnishing machines for the decorative industries
Bundling strengths and exploiting synergies
At the start of 2021, the two German companies Lebbing engineering & consulting and WDB Systemtechnik officially announced a strategic cooperation.
Innovative ESA systems and intelligent web cleaning
More than ten years ACE started using the 24V technology for antistatic systems and later for static charging systems as well. Now this technique has been adopted for the flagship electrostatic product of ACE, the ESA Electro-Static Assist system for rotogravure printing.
Process flexibility and blade cost savings in gravure printing
The patented blade AkeBoose blade holder system offers the chance to cut down doctor blade costs considerably while guaranteeing high precision and consistent doctoring results in rotogravure printing.
Vetaphone opens new showroom – for in-person and online demos
Leading surface treatment manufacturer Vetaphone has opened a new high-tech showroom and demonstration facility at its headquarters in Kolding, Denmark.
New format creates new opportunities
Hell had invited to a virtual drupa stand tour. Current Hell developments were presented on 4 product islands. The subsequent opportunity for individual live demonstrations was very popular.