Zecher works with Heidelberg to provide optimised end-customer solutions

SteppedHex engraving delivers optimised finishings and spot-varnishing performance.

Ever since its founding in 1948, Zecher GmbH, manufacturer of anilox rollers, has been the driving force behind numerous innovations. These include its SteppedHex technology, developed in-house and thoroughly tried and tested.


Kuwait: Al-Resala Printing Press chose a KBA Rapida 105

The new product, a five-colour model with coater and extended delivery, entered production at the beginning of the year.

Al-Resala Printing Press chose a KBA Rapida 105 with the aim to grow. It was back in 1968 that Jassim Mubarak Al-Jassim founded the company Al-Resala Printing Press in Kuwait.


Triangl produced over 172 million printed sheets on its Heidelberg Speedmaster

The Czech printer of magazines will install a further Speedmaster CX 102 with Prinect Inpress Control 2 and another Speedmaster XL 106 eight-color press will be installed once the new production hall is complete.

From start of 2015 to spring 2017 Triangl, Czech printer of magazines based in Prague, produced over 172 million printed sheets on its Heidelberg Speedmaster XL 106-8 P.


UK: YM Group adds a new Goss Sunday 5000 64-page short grain Web offset press

The press is installed at the group’s Chantry site which mainly produces magazines, newspaper supplements, catalogues and brochures for the publication and retail markets.

YM Group, British specialist in the print and delivery of short grain printed products has installed a Goss Sunday 5000 64-page short grain Web offset press.


Rheinisch-Bergische Druckerei invests in a further varnishing unit for the KBA Cortina

In coldset printing, the in-line finishing of the printed products with an integrated varnishing unit for water-based varnish and an IR dryer is a unique feature of the KBA Cortina, which produces without any damping units.

Rheinisch-Bergische Druckerei GmbH (RBD), media company of Düsseldorf , has invested in a further varnishing unit for its KBA Cortina press in order to double its finishing capacity from August 2017 onwards.


Germany: DS Smith chooses KBA large format again for its new facility in Erlensee

A new Rapida 145 has already been taken into service, and further large-format Rapidas were relocated to Erlensee from the old print centre in Hanau.

KBA has already been supplying sheetfed offset technology to the Hanau facility of international packaging group DS Smith for several decades.


UK: Leycol Print switches to Fujifilm Superia for high-quality plate supply

The system spans the offset print production process with the aim of optimising efficiency, speed and, as Leycol Print has attested, quality.

Fujifilm UK has announced that London printer Leycol Print has switched plate suppliers and will use Fujifilm’s Superia LH-PJE plates until 2020.


USA: Presstek DI ECO-UV Curing System improves print quality for RND Signs

The company of Eden Prairie, Minnesota, has upgraded its existing Presstek 52DI digital offset press to include the new solution.

Presstek, provider of eco-friendly printing solutions, has announced that specialty lawn care sign printer RND Signs, of Eden Prairie (Minnesota, USA), has upgraded its existing Presstek 52DI digital offset press to include Presstek’s…


Kazakhstan: Dauir Printing House invests in a KBA Rapida 105 press

Today, Dauir counts a workforce of almost 600 employees, many of whom have studied at the Moscow Institute of Printing. The product portfolio centres around illustrated books, encyclopaedias and popular literature.

In January of this year, a KBA Rapida 105 press went into production at the Dauir Printing House in Almaty, the former capital of Kazakhstan. The four-colour press is equipped for commercial printing…


Morocco: Fleximat opts for the new KBA Rapida 105 PRO

The six-colour coater press stands on 450 mm raised foundations to accommodate the higher piles which are typical in packaging printing, and is now producing alongside two further Rapidas in the recently built print centre in Mohammedia, approx. 40 km from Casablanca.

Many a visitor is surprised to encounter so many building sites in Morocco. The country has committed itself to transformation, and this course has already met with success. Politically, the kingdom is making…

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