2013 Technical Forum Proceedings

GAAmericas Technical Forum Proceedings

October 2 - 3, 2013
Charlotte, North Carolina 

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Color Match Best Practices

Mike Gay, Mundet, Inc.:  Color Match Throughout the Run Best Practices  pdf

Keith Newton, Amcor:  Color Match (Throughout the Run)  pdf

Edward Broadhurst, Trident Americas:  Color Consistency Throughout the  Run  pdf

Johnny Stamey, Max Daetwyler Corporation:  Color Consistency  pdf

Growing the Gravure Market Through Innovation
Innovation InKubator

Phil Pimlott, Gravure Assocation of the Americas:  Innovation Inkubator - Nurturing Ideas that Enhance the Gravure Process  pdf

Engaving into Nickel -The Path
to Press-side Engraving?

Doug Earl, Amgraph Packaging:  History of Amgraph's Sleeve Usage  pdf

Edward Scheppink, Stork Prints America:  EcoSleeves  pdf

Isaac Zickert, Inland Label:  Nickel Sleeves at Inland  pdf

Plant Upgrade Analysis

John Connelly, Amgraph Packaging:  Plant Upgrade Analysis  pdf

Greg Wuenstel, Quad Tech:  Automating Color Management Press Side  pdf

Marco Lubrano, Bobst:  Bobst Solutions for the Flexible Packaging Markets  pdf

Gravure in Latin America

Kurt Oegerli, Max Daetwyler Corporation:  Gravure in Latin America  pdf

Current Technology in Europe & Asia

Mike Keating, Keating Specialist Cylinders Ltd.:  Gravure Europe  pdf

Joe Steingraeber,  Steingraeber LLC:  Asian Gravure Market  pdf

The Role of the Gravure Education Foundation

Jim Sheibley, NewPage:  Gravure Education Foundation Update from the Current President  pdf

Lean Manufacturing & Plant Work-flow Design

Victor Gray, CV Gray & Associates:  Lean Six Sigma Techniques in Gravure Processes  pdf

Don Newton, SGS:  Lean Business Principles  pdf

New Developments for the Gravure Industry

Mike Keating, Keating Specialist Cylinders Ltd.:  Conductive Polymar  pdf

John Jacobs, Clemson University:  A Practical Update of Functional Materials & Printed Electronics  pdf

Eric Serenius, Ohio Gravure Technologies:  Vital-Proof™ System  pdf