plate-making

plate-making

[′plāt‚māk·iŋ]
(graphic arts)
The forming of printing plates; the plate may be an offset plate, gravure plate, or a photogelatin plate.
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Demand is growing for the high-end graphics in packaging and we want our customers to not only benefit from Sun Chemical inks and coatings, but also from our HD plate-making capabilities," said Kreg Keesee, Vice President of Sun Chemical Graphic Services.
Offering a gross internal floor area of 5,015 sq ft, 35a Dane Road's ground floor accommodation includes a workshop, reception, offices, toilets, a print room with stores off, a design studio with an office off and plate-making workshop.
Flexo printing is getting closer to litho in terms of quality and by getting into digital plate-making and cutting out the film stage, Skanem feels it is getting the quality between the two even closer.
The steel rod and plate-making plant in Scunthorpe, Lincs, is having a pounds 32million refit and will lose the staff over the next two years.
to nationally distribute BASF's line of K+E Printing Inks, photopolymer printing plates and plate-making equipment in the U.
showed what it calls the world's first flexographic plate-making process that does not use solvents.
The composing room and plate-making operations have downsized in recent years due to automation and subcontracting.
Verde Digital film, available for testing and trials during the second quarter of 1994, is designed as a pre-press film intermediate for plate-making in the graphic arts industry.
The major product segments analyzed are Plate-Making Chemicals, Printing Ink Raw Materials, Toners, and Press Cleaners.
The plate-making test has a written section as well as a plate-making portion.
Leaf is requesting that the federal court order the defendants to turn over additional materials and equipment -- including the printing press, scanner, printing plate-making equipment and cutting equipment -- and to pay Leaf substantial damages as well as its attorneys' fees and court costs.
The sub product segments analyzed include Optical Transmission Equipment, Optical Measuring Instruments, Installation Equipment, Optical Sensing Equipment, Optical Disk Equipment, Optical Input-Output Equipment, Medical Laser Equipment, Laser Processing Equipment, Printing Process and Plate-making Equipment, Light Emitting Devices, Light Receiving Devices, Hybrid Optical Devices, Display Devices, Solar Cells, Optical Fibers, Optical Connectors, and Optical Passive Components.