ACROSS the nation
CRAWFORD—Greater Georgia Printers (GGP) has installed a DGM 430 four-high addition to complement its existing press line. GGP is a commercial and publications printer with both web and sheetfed capabilities. The DGM 430 provides color to the weekly newspapers and real estate mini-tabs that it currently prints.
BLUE ISLAND—Blue Island Newspaper Printing has installed a new Goss Community four-high press tower as a further expansion of its extensive print capacity. The new 22˝ cutoff tower takes to 60 the company's total number of Goss Community units.
CAROL STREAM—Digital printer Copresco has contracted with Canon Business Solutions for the purchase of four Heidelberg Digimaster digital presses. Within the past year, Copresco has installed a perfect binder, a three-knife trimmer, a second index tab system, edge reinforcing equipment and a stitcher.
SKOKIE—A new two-color Komori Lithrone 28 has been installed at Reliable Mail Service.
INDIANAPOLIS—RPS Printing Service has acquired a five-color Komori Lithrone 28 sheetfed press.
LOUISVILLE—Vivid Impact has purchased a two-color Komori Lithrone 40 with convertible perfector and a six-color Lithrone 28 with coater.
EDINA—Geehan Graphics has announced a corporate restructuring, which involves additional investment of human and financial resources. The company will now be known as PREVARO.
KALISPELL—Thomas Printing, a 41-year-old printer, has installed an automated 40˝ Mitsubishi Diamond 3000S sheetfed press with in-line aqueous coater. The five-color machine is Thomas Printing's first Mitsubishi press, as well as its first 40˝ press.
OMAHA—A three-tower Duplo System 4000 suction-feed collating/bookletmaking system with IMBF (Intelligent Multi-bin Feeder) option is now in operation at the in-plant printing facility for the Omaha Public Schools.
CLIFTON—Allstate Printing has added a five-color Komori Lithrone 28 sheetfed press to its equipment line-up.
GALLUP—The Gallup Independent has ordered a Goss Magnum press. Once installed, the press will be the largest single-width press in the state. The Gallup Independent publishes 18,000 copies of its daily newspaper, as well as a number of regional weeklies, shoppers and commercial work. The new press replaces an existing Goss Community.