Equipment

Our Equipment

We have a strong equipment inventory. Since printing is considered a manufacturing business, our equipment choices have a major impact on how well our company can perform.

Our philosophy of providing consistent, on-time delivery and the highest quality printed images is made possible by our job workflow systems, our talented team of coworkers, and our top-notch equipment.

Design Software


  • Adobe Creative Cloud 2015
  • Quark 9.5.4.1
  • PitStop Pro 13
  • Publisher

Prepress


  • Heidelberg Prinect Workflow Version 16 with Remote Access
  • 2-2.93 GHz Quad Core Intel Xeon Mac Pro workstations
  • 1 PC workstation
  • Epson 10000 XL Scanner

Proofing


  • GRACol 7 Master printer certified
  • Oris color management software
  • Contract proof = 2 Epson Stylus Pro 7900 11-color ink jet color proofer 24” width
  • Xerox Phaser 7800GX 12” x 18” max sheet size

Plate Setting


  • Heidelberg Suprasetter automated thermal direct to plate - currently imaging at 200 line screen - 1% dot - 99% dot capable
  • Heidelberg Saphira thermal plates

Pressroom


  • 8-color Heidelberg Speedmaster perfector 74 = 20” x 29” Automated press
  • 6-color Heidelberg Speedmaster with coater and perfector 74; 20” x 29” Automated press
  • 6-color Heidelberg Speedmaster 74; 20” x 29” Automated press
  • 2-color Heidelberg Printmaster 13” x 18” automated press
  • 2-color Ryobi 3302 13” x 18” 2 tower press
  • In line Varnishing and Aqueous coating capabilities
  • UV Coating up to 26” x 40” with feeder and stacker
  • Smallest size = 3 x 5 up to 20” x 29” Stock thickness = 40# offset — 20 pt

Digital Press


  • Heidelberg Linoprint Digital press, Max Sheet Size 13"x19.20" Duplex Thickness 300 gsm (110# Gl Cover) 12 pt Max thickness 350 gsm (130# Gl Cover) 14 pt Max Printable area 12.6 x 18.9"

Bindery-Finishing


  • 2 - 45” Polar cutters w/jogging/lifting station
  • 2 - Stahl 30” x 50” (base folder w/additional right angles) + batch counters and in line scoring
  • 1 - Stahl folders up to 20” x 30” (base folder w/additional right angles) + batch counters and in line scoring
  • 2 - Stahl Saddle binder – 8-pocket w/cover feeder + 4th and 5th knife to stitch 2-up booklets + stacker
  • Conflex automated shrink wrapping system
  • Video Jet Ink jetting system - CASS certified using Postal Soft - up to 60,000 pcs/hr
  • In line tabbing
  • High speed automated 3 Hole drilling
  • 2 Padding presses
  • Bourg Vacuum feed booklet making machine, 20 bin
  • ASP Spiral binding/Comb binding/Wire loop binding – up to 60,000 sh/hr
  • Counting scales
  • Challenge high capacity corner rounder
  • US Paper counter, high speed paper counter, flagger
  • Bell Howell envelope inserter

Delivery


  • Computerized Fed Ex, UPS shipping
  • Full size delivery van
  • 24’ x 4’ Dock height, box delivery truck, 26,000 gross vehicle weight

Mailing Services


  • Video Jet Ink jetting system, CASS certified using Postal Soft, up to 60,000 pieces per hour