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Many different applications can be supported with the graphical pre-press systems from SPGPrints.

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Industrial and label printing graphics can be created in many different ways. Discover which is the best solution for your printing challenge.

  • Flexo market - flexo plates and flexo sleeves
  • Dry offset 
  • Letterpress market
  • Rotary screen printing market - Rotamesh®  and Rotaplate®
  • Intaglio market
  • Pad printing market
  • Digital film (dry film) market
  • Embossing (plates & cylinder) market

 

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Broad range of options

Any industrial or label printing graphics can be created with our broad range of industrial printing solutions.

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Fast, cost-effective printing production technology.

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Explore the possibilities in industrial and label printing solutions. Resulting in high quality printing using the best option for your challenge.

High-quality and reliable printing CTP (Computer To Plate)

Engraving and pre-press for industrial and label printing solutions

Fibre Diode lasers are used to image the printing form by ablating a black mask or by UV-curing directly (with the use of UV-lasers) a photosensitive lacquer.

 

Flexo plates

Flexo plate printing forms are commonly used for packaging materials (foil, paper and labels, tissues). It can be imaged with a CTP system according to the CTP = LAM principle + UV exposure or with the direct laser engraving machines.

  • TITANIUM - CTP
  • THORIUM - DLE
  • PLATINUM - DLE

 

 

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Flexo sleeves

Flexo sleeve printing forms are commonly used for printing of packaging materials (foil, paper and labels, tissues). Following direct laser engraving devices can be used:

  • THORIUM - DLE
  • PLATINUM - DLE

 

Dry offset

In the dry offset industry (indirect printing (wet in wet) of seamless containers like cans, cups, tubes and aerosol cans) SPGPrints is a market and technology leader in pre-press, especially for 2 piece beverage cans. To produce the printing plates either a direct laser engraving system or the computer to plate system can be used.

  • TITANIUM - CTP
  • THORIUM - DLE

Letterpress

Letterpress is now only seldom used for printing narrow web and labels. Letterpress plates are thin plates that either have a foil back or metal back. As the metal back plates are the same plates that are used for dry offset printing, the terms letterpress and dry offset are often mixed up. Plates for letterpress can be either engraved with DLE or imaged using our CTP devices. 

  • TITANIUM - CTP
  • THORIUM - DLE
screen printing market | Rotaplate®

RotaPlate®

Rotary screen printing is commonly used with label and narrow web printing used in order to do opaque white, special effects, embellishments and refining. The RotaPlate® can be used for this application (plate material that is sealed to an in-the-round printing sleeve after exposing). For imaging and exposing different units can be used:

  • TITANIUM - CTP
  • RHODIUM - DLE
  • IRIDIUM - DLE
  • YTTRIUM - Direct laser exposer
screen printing market | Rotamesh®

RotaMesh®

A welded in-the-round screen is used by RotaMesh®. For engraving and exposing RotaMesh® following units can be used:

  • RHODIUM - DLE
  • YTTRIUM - Direct laser exposer
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Intaglio

Intaglio is a printing form where the image is deeper as the non-printing part of the printing form. Intaglio printing forms can be imaged using a CTP-device or a DLE-system. Typically intaglio is used for security printing (banknotes, stams, cheques, passports etc.)

  • TITANIUM - CTP
  • THORIUM - DLE
  • PLATINUM - DLE
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Pad printing

Pad-printing is used for printing on uneven surfaces indirect printing over pads (works like a cushion). Pad printing is used for imaging all kinds of products (toys, remote controls, car industry, promotional articles like lighters, pens, etc.). 

  • TITANIUM - CTP
  • THORIUM - DLE
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Embossing

For embossing effects in (mainly) paper, hard ‘printing’ plates, sleeves or rollers are used. For sleeves and roller a DLE system is needed. Plates can be imaged with a CTP-device but only a DLE system offers the possibility to do special 3D- effects. Known products where embossing is used are book-covers and posters but also beverage cans can be embossed. 

  • CTP or DLE on request
Options for industrial and label printing applications

State of the art Laser Engraving and Laser Exposing technology

SPGPrints offers simplified, automated, digital and conventional pre-press workflows for flexo, rotary screens, dry-offset and letterpress processes. Digital Pre-press greatly improves throughput: not only are imaging cycles complete within fast time-frames; it is also possible to image multiple plates or screens at once. This means greatly improved handling and logistical efficiencies in your workflow.

 

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