ACROSS the nation
TWINSBURG—Forest Stewardship Council Chain-of-Custody certification has been awarded to Oliver Printing, a family owned and operated business with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small, local retailers.
WESTERVILLE—Robin Enterprises recently added twin Heidelberg Suprasetter E 105 platesetters with multi-cassette loaders as part of its transition to a PDF/JDF-based workflow. The company produces about 100 plates per day, and sought backup should anything go wrong as part of its customer service commitment.
PORTLAND—A new Goss Sunday 2000 web press system has been installed at Journal Graphics. The four-unit press features gapless technology, Contiweb CS splicer, Ecocool dryer with integrated chill rolls, PFF 3.2 pinless folder and Omnicon controls.
WAYMART—Two new equipment investments are already paying off for SG Printing in increased productivity and cost savings: a new Kodak Magnus 800 platesetter capable of producing 50 plates per hour; and a new eight-unit Solna D30 coldset web press with four 50˝ Butler splicers and a folder, capable of producing a 64-page signature 2/2.
LAVERGNE—As a leading provider of one-off, demand-based books, Lightning Source has expanded its fleet of HP Indigo digital presses by installing two new 5000 models, which will help ensure the firm’s standard 12-hour turnaround from order to shipment.
AUSTIN—Horizon Printing, a commercial operation that also offers digital prepress and on-demand and variable data printing, purchased a new six-color, 40˝ Mitsubishi Diamond 3000LX sheetfed press with aqueous and UV coating capabilities.
BOERNE—Lebco Graphics recently installed two new printing presses: a five-color Heidelberg Printmaster PM 52 with automatic blanket washup, inking unit washup and Prinect Classic Center control console; and a six-color, 40˝ MAN Roland 700 with coater, automated plate loading, and printnet control and networking.
DALLAS—Soon after opening its new CD/DVD Replication Center, VideoPlus acquired a five-color, 28˝ Komori Lithrone offset press with tower coater (NL528C) to print CD/DVD packaging, inserts and marketing materials.