At the druckforum, nearly 300 visitors inform themselves about the potential of perfecting technology. Heidelberg is by far the leading global supplier of long perfecting presses. Customers also recognize the advantages of Heidelberg’s Prinect Inpress Control inline measuring system.
First XL 162 with Perfecting Device Successfully Launched
The world’s first Speedmaster XL 162 with Heidelberg’s proven perfecting technology is successfully installed at a German customer. Heidelberg originally introduced the Speedmaster XL 145 and XL 162 models at drupa in 2008.
Heidelberg and Ricoh
Ricoh Company Ltd. and Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG enter into a long-term strategic cooperation agreement. As an initial step, Heidelberg will be marketing its partner’s Ricoh Pro™ C901 Graphic Arts Edition as well as the newly developed PxP™ Toner starting in April 2011. This partnership gives customers access to the optimal combination of digital and offset technology.
New Lines of Credit and
On March 31, Heidelberg places a highyield bond issue totaling € 304 million with a term to maturity of seven years. Heidelberg uses the net proceeds among others to repay in full and prior to maturity all of its outstanding governmentsupported credits. A new revolving line of credit is simultaneously arranged totaling € 500 million.
Innovation Award – IT 2011
Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG wins the special award presented by the State of Baden-Wurttemberg in honor of the Company’s software-supported service solution Prinect Performance Benchmarking.