Heidelberg Earns 2009 InterTech Award
Kennesaw, Ga.—Heidelberg’s Prinect Press Center™ featuring an innovative Wallscreen™ and Intellistart™ process-oriented operating platform is the winner of a 2009 InterTech Award presented by Printing Industries of America (PIA). Available on all Heidelberg Speedmaster presses in any format size since drupa 2008, the high-performance Prinect Press Center combines state-of-the-art technology, smart automation and comprehensive data management to ensure efficient production and provide the long-term investment security print companies need.
“In the opinion of our judges, Heidelberg’s Prinect Press Center redefines the operation of a sheetfed press by simplifying and streamlining the interaction of the user with the press by means of the Wallscreen interface and the Intellistart navigation system,” said Mark Bohan, Printing Industries of America Vice President, Technology and Research.
Added James Dunn, President, Heidelberg USA, “The nature of our industry today demands that printers monitor every element of the entire production process as efficiently as possible. The new Prinect Press Center answers this need with a new operational concept that minimizes both time and effort, and ensures the consistently high-quality results our customers have a right to expect.”
The InterTech stars, recognized as a symbol of technological innovation and excellence, will be presented before an audience of industry leaders during the 2009 Printing Industries of America Premier Print and InterTech Awards Gala to be held Sept. 13 in Chicago during Print 09.