Over 200 ton Speedmaster XL 162 is in two shift operation is built in a record time of only 28 days the halls 1 and 2 at the Dusseldorf Exhibition Centre a 7,800-square-metre stand. We have started on the first of May. From 29 May to 11 June our visitors and customers can experience a complete printing with prepress, printing, finishing and networks. Usually a such structure half a year would take”, says Franz Haaf, technical director of the trade fair appearance of Heidelberg. That it works also in four weeks, h is convinced, after all, this is already his eighth drupa in the service of the printing machine manufacturer. On 7 may, it then went to the nitty-gritty. The infrastructure is planned. Early in the morning at 7:30 is a colossus delivered the Speedmaster XL 162 sheetfed offset press by over 200 tons.
Of course, you can maneuver the largest printing machine, Heidelberg has ever built, not at once in the eight-meter-high Hall 2. A special transporter has in the night Items brought by the Heidelberg production location Wiesloch/Walldorf on the fairgrounds to Dusseldorf. There two first lift Achzigtonner heavy load logistics cranes the 41-ton paper boom of the loading area. Proud 30 metres long is the machine. The 23.5-ton varnish, then six printing units a follow to the paper boom 23.5 tons, and most recently the paper investors with 17 tons. From 14: 00 we get to new parts every three hours.
If all goes well, complete is the Speedmaster XL 162 on May 8 at 18: 00 in Hall 2. We work in 2 shifts”, explains h. Learn more about the company at.