ACROSS the Nation
HARTFORD—To enhance its short-run color printing and variable data capabilities, Lebon Press installed an HP Indigo 5000 digital press.
MIAMI—A new Heidelberg Speedmaster XL 105 press has been added at Original Impressions, a full-service marketing communications company.
MARIETTA—A 30 percent increase in productivity and a 50 percent decrease in overtime at Perfect Image Printing is the direct result of a recently installed six-color, 28˝ Komori Lithrone press (NL628C) with aqueous coater.
CHICAGO—Two new Canon imagePRESS C7000VP digital presses are now up and running at marketing communications firm Centiv Services.
DECATUR—A new six-color, 56˝ KBA Rapida 142 press with aqueous coater has been installed at Huston Patterson Corp., and a new six-color, 41˝ Rapida 105 press equipped with UV/aqueous coater has been installed at Huston Patterson-owned Sigma Graphics in Ottawa, IL.
PEORIA—In celebration of its 128th anniversary in the printing business, Edward Hine Co. has purchased a new Presstek 52DI digital offset press.
INDIANAPOLIS—Minority-owned graphic communications firm Fineline Printing Group has branched into promotional products and custom apparel, and has purchased a new five-color Heidelberg Speedmaster CD 102 press. Fineline provides services for several high-profile clients, including Eli Lilly & Co., Rolls Royce, Kiwanis International and Honda Motors.
BALTIMORE—Full service printer and book manufacturer Victor Graphics celebrated its 25th year in business April 1st. The company, which employs 140, serves clients across the United States, as well as in the UK and Puerto Rico.
BURTONSVILLE—Westland Printers, a Consolidated Graphics company, is seeing immediate gains from the six-color Speedmaster XL 105 press that it acquired last fall.
EASTON—A new S-Series Model 104L pile turner, distributed by Woodward Jogger Aerators, has been installed at the Cenveo facility here.
SALISBURY—When Gary Crescenze opened the doors of Delmarva Printing, he turned to Heidelberg. Equipment purchased includes a six-color Speedmaster SM 74 perfector with aqueous coater and extended delivery, and a two-color Printmaster QM 46; a Suprasetter A 74 platesetter and Prinect front end; as well as a Polar 115X cutter, two Stahlfolders (B26 and B20 models) and a six-pocket Stitchmaster ST 90 saddlestitcher.
- Ken Michaud