Heidelberg Shanghai production site successfully established in growth market of China

Marking fifteen years in China, the 9,999th printing unit is set to be delivered to packaging printing company Xian Jun Long Growth segment of packaging printing – expansion of the portfolio with special machine configurations Market share in China at over 50 percent – further expansion of the site planned In a festive ceremony at Read more about Heidelberg Shanghai production site successfully established in growth market of China[…]

Hasselblad brings powerful updates to X1D II 50C, 907X Special Edition and XCD 45P

Introducing its largest firmware update to any Hasselblad camera at one time, Hasselblad launches Firmware Update 1.2.0 for both X1D II 50C and 907X Special Edition medium format cameras, in addition to Firmware Update 0.1.24 for the XCD 45P lens. A multitude of powerful features are added to the X1D II 50C and 907X Special Read more about Hasselblad brings powerful updates to X1D II 50C, 907X Special Edition and XCD 45P[…]

Covid-19 pandemic and measures to boost profitability have considerable impact on figures for FY 2019/20

. Total sales approximately 6 percent below previous year ­– EBITDA margin excluding effects of restructuring at 4.3 percent At € –343 million, net result after taxes impacted by planned restructuring expenses and Covid-19 effects Net financial debt considerably reduced from € 250 million to € 43 million Negotiations about package of measures to boost profitability nearly completed During a challenging Read more about Covid-19 pandemic and measures to boost profitability have considerable impact on figures for FY 2019/20[…]

Intelligent service concepts from Heidelberg support print shops even in challenging times

The Covid-19 pandemic poses enormous challenges for the world and, of course, for the entire print media industry. As a reliable partner, Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) wants to master the situation together with its customers and with intelligent or digitized service concepts and offerings. As part of the #We4You campaign , Heidelberg is underlining how this is Read more about Intelligent service concepts from Heidelberg support print shops even in challenging times[…]

Drive Intelligence for servo pumps

With the new V2+ software for servo pumps that integrates directly into the drive, Baumüller enables greater process reliability and improved process quality, for example on pressing and injection mold machines The servo pump solution from the Nuremberg-based drive and automation specialist Baumüller is an intelligent and energy-efficient drive system e.g. for presses and injection Read more about Drive Intelligence for servo pumps[…]

Commercial printing company invests in automation with the Speedmaster XL 75 and the new Heidelberg Operating System

. Printing company Friedrich harnesses high speed and stable production for high productivity Push to Stop concept and Prinect Production Manager provide support for operators Paper waste reduced by two thirds Saphira Eco consumables optimally coordinated to the machine Quality, service, speed – these are the pillars of printing company Offset Friedrich in Ubstadt-Weiher on Read more about Commercial printing company invests in automation with the Speedmaster XL 75 and the new Heidelberg Operating System[…]

New to Industry 4.0

Pixel-Plus combines data streams from multidimensional TOF ("time-of-flight") sensors with signals from high-resolution color cameras, creating digital representations of real objects. These "digital twins" offer a much higher level of information than solely camera- or sensor-based solutions. Together with the Linz Center of Mechatronics (LCM), an innovative digital approach to hydraulic sintering presses that will Read more about New to Industry 4.0[…]

Off to new worlds

With the new motor size 560, the Nuremberg-based drive and automation specialist Baumüller is opening up new areas of application for electric direct drive technology. Demands for the lowest possible life-cycle costs cannot be met with maintenance-intensive transmissions and loss-prone standard motors or conventional hydraulic systems. This is why manufacturers of presses, shredders, extruders, shipbuilders Read more about Off to new worlds[…]

Now available: New contract options from Heidelberg boost overall efficiency of print shops

Data-based lifecycle solutions support Smart Print Shop concept Taking partnership to a new level with Print Site Contracts – contract business placed on new footing and portfolio further expanded with value-added contracts Global market launch of Heidelberg Subscription on schedule The subscription model of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) – under which customers no longer pay Read more about Now available: New contract options from Heidelberg boost overall efficiency of print shops[…]

Print Industry in Times of COVID-19 – Heidelberg Presents Print Media Industry Climate Report

. Current capacity utilization of printing companies in China has recovered significantly Packaging and label segment very stable in the corona period Data from Heidelberg Cloud provides trends on the current situation in the print industry Weekly update under www.heidelberg.com/PMI-climate Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) is presenting its Print Media Industry Climate Report to the public for Read more about Print Industry in Times of COVID-19 – Heidelberg Presents Print Media Industry Climate Report[…]