Helio Service Ahaus – New electroplating machines successfully put into operation

HSA’s new Rotoplater Classic Line started operations at Interprint, near Moscow, in January of 2018 (Source: HAS)
RUSSIA • Enabling the copperplating and chroming of gravure cylinders, the Rotoplater Classic Line started operating at the decor printer, Interprint, beginning in January 2018 at the company’s plant in Yegoryevsk near Moscow. The features of the chrome tank include that its completely made of titanium. The Copper, Dechroming and Degreasing tanks are made of polypropylene….

Uflex – Interview with R.K. Jain, president finance & accounts

R.K. Jain, Uflex's fiannce and accounts group president (Source, Uflex)
INDIA • As the nation’s economy continues to grow along with its population, Uflex is quickly solidifying its position as one of the largest integrated manufacturing and packaging firms in Asia. With global aspirations in sight, the editors of Flexo & Gravure Global sat down to discuss the company’s past, present and vision for the…

Hell Gravure Systems – New K500 engraving system for drupa

The Helioklischograph K500 G4 features an integrated SprintEasy measuring cell, enabling it to capture the current condition of the engraving stylus prior to each engraving
GERMANY • Hell Gravure Systems will unveil a host of newly developed engravers and direct laser systems for gravure and flexographic printing at drupa 2016. Alongside three new machines the company announced earlier, the Helioklischograph K500 G4 will be presented at the Heliograph Holding joint stand, Hall 16, Booth D10.

Hell Gravure Systems – Improved performance option

Comparison of engraving times of a typical gravure cylinder: Cellaxy Standard and Cellaxy with High Performance Package option
GERMANY • Hell Gravure Systems announced its new High Performance Package that almost doubles its Cellaxy direct laser engraver performance when engraving gravure cylinders or lasering embossing forms. The package is now available and previously installed systems can be retrofitted, the company said.