ECRM incorporated and Dotline GmbH, announced their agreement licensing ECRM to manufacture their NEWSmax line of high-speed newspaper CTP at their Tewksbury, Massachusetts facility. The agreement extends the contract signed last July that supported ECRM’s release of the NEWSmax line of high-speed violet CTP solutions for newspapers through ECRM’s worldwide network of dealers. The agreement is effective January 1, 2012 and ECRM is currently engaged in the start-up of this operation.
According to Rick Black, President and CEO of ECRM, “The addition of our NEWSmax CTP line has already been a valuable extension to both our semi-automatic and automatic newspaper CTP products, giving our customers capability of production speeds up to 400 plates per hour. This manufacturing agreement enables ECRM’s capability to fully handle the CtP needs of any newspaper, anywhere in the world.”
Industry Fastest: NEWSmax
The fully automated NEWSmax CTP family provides new levels of simplicity, versatility and economy with high-speed performance. Available in production speeds from 100 up to 400 plates per hour, the NEWSmax is the newspaper industry’s fastest production platesetter. Engineered for high-volume plate production publishers, NEWSmax is an ideal solution for either semi- or fully-automated CtP production.
ECRM is ISO Certified
Since 2009, ECRM’s manufacturing facility has been certified under the ISO 9001:2008 standards. ECRM, who first instituted an ISO (the International Organization for Standardization) compliant Quality Management System in September 1994, is one of the select companies in the industry to meet the new stringent ISO 9001:2008 certification requirements. ECRM Is currently one of the oldest privately owned and most respected American manufacturers in the graphic arts industry.