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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com)-- For over a decade, Inkcups has continued to raise the bar for lasers in the plate-making industry.
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.
To prepare for further expansion, the Hindu prepared the new plate-making line and building for the addition of a third platesetter and second in-line Nela VCP.
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.
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.
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.