ACROSS the nation
SANTA FE SPRINGS—Superprint Lithographics replaced its older model press with a new five-color, 40˝ Mitsubishi Diamond 3000S sheetfed press with aqueous coater and extended delivery.
COLORADO SPRINGS—Paradigm Impressions, a family owned start-up, recently purchased a Heidelberg Printmaster QM 46-2 with IR dryer. The husband and wife team that opened the shop has more than 30 years of experience in the printing industry. Mark Eyberg was a press operator, and his wife Jodie is a former newspaper editor and page designer.
PANAMA CITY—A new Goss Sunday 2000 four-unit web press has been purchased by Boyd Brothers, where it will be housed in the former sheetfed specialist’s new facility that is slated to open in early 2008. The press features a 2x6, 24-page format, PCF-1 pinless combination folder with double-parallel and delta fold capabilities, Goss Contiweb CS splicer, and Ecocool dryer with integrated chill rolls.
ROME—The Rome News-Tribune and 10 weekly newspapers are being printed at News Publishing Co. with the help of a new Kodak Trendsetter News 70 CTP device.
BEDFORD PARK—Insert printer Atlantic Press has ordered its second Goss four-color C550 insert press, this one with Goss DigiRail digital inking and Goss Contiweb auxiliary components.
CHICAGO—The Argus Press, part of the Nationwide Graphics/Premier Print Organization, has added a new Xerox iGen3 digital press to enhance its one-to-one marketing and digital variable data printing capabilities.
ELK GROVE VILLAGE—A second six-color, 40˝ Mitsubishi Diamond 3000LS with tower coater and SimulChanger automatic plate-changing system was installed at Schiele Graphics, a 61-year-old commercial sheetfed and web printer.
DES MOINES—After a trouble-free installation, Edwards Graphic Arts reports that its new six-color Heidelberg Speedmaster CD 102 with aqueous coating capabilities has, among other things, ramped up the printer’s press speeds to between 13,000 and 15,000 iph.
BALTIMORE—A seventh Heidelberg has been added at Cavanaugh Press, a print provider for many Fortune 500 companies. The new six-color Speedmaster XL 105 is equipped with Instant Gate, Dry- Star Advanced, Center Color Assistant and Axis Control.
- Boyd Brothers
- Cavanaugh Press
- Dexter Hospitality
- Digital Color Graphics
- Eastman Kodak
- Edwards Graphic Arts
- Kirkwood Printing
- manroland Inc.
- Nationwide Graphics
- Presstek Inc.
- QuadTech Inc.
- Ramsey Press
- Superprint Lithographics
- The John Roberts Co.
- The YGS Group
- Vogue Printers
- Xerox Corp.