Rondo Invests in Durst Single-Pass Technology
Monday, April 9, 2018
Posted by: Alyce Ryan
manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, has
announced the first installation of the Durst Delta SPC 130 printing system in
Austria at Rondo Ganahl AG. The leading corrugated board manufacturer will
produce packaging and displays with offset and flexo technologies at 6
locations and will set up its digital center at the St. Ruprecht/Raab branch.
The focus will be on the Durst Corrugated flagship Delta SPC 130, which
achieves print speeds of up to 100,640 sq.ft/h (9,350 m2/h) based on Durst
single-pass printing technology and, in combination with Durst Water
Technology, enables sustainable and odorless packaging products.
investment, Rondo, which has recently been awarded two Wellpappe [corrugated
board] Austria Awards, is responding to changing demands in the corrugated
board market that requires rapid and flexible solutions for the sampling,
versioning and personalization of promotional activities. In particular, the
trade and brand manufacturers are also looking for partners that support them
with seasonal promotions, special editions and individual products in a timely and
high-quality manner. Other print service providers in Austria have recognized
this and invested in the Durst Delta WT Corrugated Multi-Pass printing systems.
Rondo is going one step further by relying on industrial productivity and
scalability with Durst Delta SPC 130 single-pass technology.
delighted that our digital Durst Delta SPC 130 high-performance printing system
that we produce for the corrugated board industry from our location in Lienz,
East Tyrol has also impressed Rondo, an innovative manufacturer in Austria,”
says Christoph Gamper, CEO of the Durst Group. "In line with the motto
‘Innovation made in Austria’, we see a high degree of awareness concerning
market situations, as well as a very high level of willingness to lead the way
as a first-mover and to create new impulses, particularly in this market.”
the Corrugated Packaging & Display Printing segment in 2016 in order to
promote digitization in the corrugated board industry. After initial customer
installations of the Delta WT 250 Multi-Pass printing system, Durst developed
the Delta SPC 130 high-performance printing system. This system is based on the
latest generation of single-pass printing technologies that Durst already
deploys in its Label Printing and Ceramics Printing segments. Alongside the
more cost-efficient production of shelving and sales packaging in small- and
medium-sized job runs, the Delta SPC 130 also supports sampling, customizations
and versioning – directly and without setup costs. With the development of a
marking-free ink system based on Durst Water Technology, Durst already enables
odorless and sustainable packaging products in the food retail sector.
innovation, Durst was able to impress Schumacher Packaging in Germany in 2017
and to gain the company as its field test partner for readying the product for
market. The field test is now in its final stages, in which additional
peripherals and third-party solutions are tested so as to further increase the
level of automation. With this continuous development, Durst is providing the
investment security that is necessary to accelerate digitization in the
corrugated board industry.
Phototechnik AG is a leading manufacturer of professional digital imaging
systems. The company operates manufacturing facilities in Brixen, Italy,
and Lienz, Austria, and has major offices in the U.S., France, United Kingdom,
Germany, Spain, Mexico, Brazil and Singapore. The Durst reputation for
quality, precision, innovation and reliability spans more than 80 years.
For information on Durst Image Technology U.S.,
LLC or any of Durst products and services, contact Christopher Guyett, Sales
& Marketing Coordinator: phone 585-486- 0340 x5270, fax 585-486-0350,
e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Or
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