Category: Installations

GEW's latest spotlight video focuses on AeroLED, our air-cooled UV LED product for applications up to widths of 60cm.

AeroLED Spotlight video

In our AeroLED Spotlight video, GEW’s Managing Director for Sales, Robert Rae, focuses on our ground-breaking air-cooled UV LED system.

Hot melt adhesive is applied to the web and instantly cured when exposed to UV light.

UV Hot Melt Coatings bring sustainable, short-run solutions

Nu-Coat specialises in self-adhesive materials for the signage, display and graphics market. The company’s custom-built NUVA2 curing system gives it a commercial edge through flexible short-run production. Read more or watch the video…

GEW's LeoLED system used by Commercial printer Empress Litho in London.

Empress Litho impress with UV LED

Woolwich-based Empress Litho uses GEW’s UV LED to keep pace with the print requirements of a number of highly demanding London design agencies.

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A GEW customer case study with CondAlign

CondAlign use a dual lamp GEW LeoLED UV curing system in the production of conductive films, which instantly cures the polymer coating and fixes the position of the aligned particles suspended within.

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GEW announces 20,000th system installation

System number 20,000 is a four lamp configuration of GEW’s highly successful GD3 lampheads, fitted to a Gallus Labelfire press. Each lamphead has been specially anodised with a gold finish to the front.

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Spotlight on GEW’s retrofit process

The prospect of retrofitting a busy, working press with a UV curing system can be daunting. This video explains the meticulous measurement, planning and engineering that goes into making sure every GEW UV system retrofit is right first time.

Lottery ticket printing with hybrid E4C mercury arc and UV LED cassettes

Lottery ticket printing with hybrid E4C arc and UV LED cassettes

GEW manufactures conventional and LED UV solutions for lottery ticket printing. The choice of light source depends on the type of inks and coatings being used. In this example an integrated system of four UV housings be populated either with E4C mercury arc lamp or LeoLED UV LED cassettes.

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Olympus Print Group embraces exciting hybrid future

Olympus Print Group has started a new round of investments which includes an innovative installation of GEW’s LeoLED UV system and a 12-color Nilpeter – Domino hybrid press with in-line foiling, now offering shrink sleeve as well as label production.

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Investment in new technology pays off for Hagg Press

Based in Illinois, Hagg Press is a ‘Top 400 Printer’ in the USA. Their business is conducted largely through resellers and is extremely competitive. Here they discuss the GEW LED UV curing system that was retrofitted to their RMGT 10-Series press in 2018.

Push Solutions Management Team

Push Solutions gain competitive edge with LED UV

Push Solutions, based near Milwaukee, were one of the early adopters of LED UV curing technology and are now capitalising on the benefits of having an LED system retrofitted to their RMGT 9 Series press.

KC Print

GEW’s LED UV helps KC Print stay ahead of the pack

KC Print is one of the leading trade printers in Ireland. Having operated with an LED UV curing system on their Ryobi press for over a year now, in this video they offer their views on what it has done for the business.

Phenix Label

Phenix Label optimise efficiency with ArcLED technology

Kansas-based Phenix Label are power-users of GEW mercury arc and LED UV systems, with 44 lampheads operating on five of their presses. Phenix use ArcLED hybrid curing systems to optimise production efficiency and to reduce costs.

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Folex Coating endorse GEW UV curing technology

Folex Coating in Cologne, Germany have added a GEW-made 170cm-wide NUVA2 UV system to their principal coating line. Folex is a coating and finishing specialist converting a wide variety of films and foils.