Customers award top grades for a range of print applications
Feedback from traditional large-format markets such as the
U.S., China, Italy, France, Switzerland, and Germany largely
confirms the outstanding results in terms of makeready times,
running speed, print quality, net productivity, and press
availability. With this new generation of large-format presses,
Heidelberg has succeeded in setting a new benchmark by delivering a
level of performance that outstrips that of the standard solutions
available on the market.
Heidelberg enters the next phase
Work has already begun to establish the next milestones for
the Speedmaster XL 145 and XL 162. The standard configurations will
be enhanced with presses featuring dual coating and UV
configurations, and perfecting presses with new delivery
These innovations have generated extremely promising feedback
from customers. As a result, Heidelberg is confident that it will
succeed in increasing market share in the large-format sector,
particularly in the field of perfecting printing.
The Speedmaster XL 162 six-color with dual coating technology
and extended delivery prints the highest quality and offers a wide
range of surface finishing procedures the same time.
Dual coating technology: Two coating units being separated by
two drying units. The Heidelberg XL coating technology sets the
industry benchmark for fast make-readies.
For further information, please contact:
Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG
Corporate Public Relations
Phone: +49 (0)6221 92 5910
Fax: +49 (0)6221 92 5096
Heidelberg at IPEX 2010:
The terms HEI Performance and HEI Value reflect the
extensive portfolio of state-of-the-art technologies and services
from Heidelberg for the economical and environmentally friendly
production of print products. At the trade show, the company will
be providing practical demonstrations to highlight how media
service providers, print shops, and postpress specialists can act
on current market trends and adapt their portfolios accordingly.
Heidelberg will be demonstrating how to optimize business and
production processes across the entire value added chain of
sheetfed offset printing, while also minimizing their environmental
The numerous practical demonstrations will enable visitors to
the event to find out how they can achieve economic success with
short-run high-end print applications, stand out from the crowd
with creative print applications, and make the Internet an integral
part of their business strategy.