NELA to Provide Two VCP Systems to the Albany Times Union
RIVER FALLS, WI —June 15, 2012—Nela is proud to announce an agreement with the Albany Times Union to provide two VCP vision punchbending systems for the press project to be completed the first quarter of 2013.
Each system will consist of a VCP punchbender for multiple web widths, blank plate feeder, four-position stacking system and a VPN connection for remote support. Barcode scanners will enable the Times Union to both track plates and sort plates by publication for the new four- tower KBA Commander CL press to be installed later this year.
According to Dan Couto, director of operations and facilities planning, the Times Union staff liked the Nela product, track record in the industry, history with KBA installations and the overall Nela team.
Nela forms the largest register control and plate automation company in the printing industry. Register systems include inline punch and bending system for offset presses both Newspaper and Commercial and plate automation and transportation systems. With more than 1,700 Vision PunchBender systems installed worldwide, the company is the leading technologist in the world and a state-of-the-art manufacturer in plate automation and register systems.