2017 Intertech™ Technology Award Entries and Honorees

Of the numerous excellent technologies nominated for a 2017 InterTech Technology Award, fourteen technologies were selected by the judges as being truly innovative and expected to have a significant impact on the graphic communications industry. 

The independent panel of judges selected inventions that extend the performance of inkjet presses, use LEDs to overcome long-standing challenges, extend capabilities for digital enhancement, assess and manipulate color in new ways, permit the creation of low-cost prototypes, automate platemaking and presswork to new levels, and offer digital press users powerful apps to manage their processes.

All entrants are listed below with this year's honorees in bold:

  • AMS Spectral UV (A Baldwin Technology Company)
    AMS LED UV System
  • CGS Publishing Technologies International LLC
    ORIS Flex Pack // Web Visualizer
  • ChromaChecker Corp.
  • ColorLogic GmbH
    ColorLogic ColorAnt 4.0
  • Eastman Kodak Company
    KODAK NEXPRESS Opaque White Dry Ink
  • Eastman Kodak Company
    KODAK NEXPRESS Light Black HD Dry Ink
  • Eastman Kodak Company
    Kodak Extended sheet length
  • Eastman Kodak Company
    Kodak Extended Life Imaging Cylinder
  • Electronics for Imaging
    EFI Corrugated Packaging Suite
  • Esko
    Esko XPS Crystal
  • Gallus Ferd. Ruesch AG
    Gallus Labelfire 340
  • GMG Americas and Hybrid Software Inc.
    Dynamic Extended Color Gamut (ECG) Conversion Software Bundle for Packaging
  • Heidelberg
    Heidelberg Prinect Press Center XL 2 with Wallscreen XL and Intellistart 2
  • HP Inc.
    HP Indigo 8000 Digital Press
  • HP Inc.
    HP Indigo 50000 Digital Press
  • HP Inc.
    HP PrintOS
  • HP Inc.
    HP PageWide Web Press T490HD
  • JUST Normlicht, Inc.
    JUST LED moduLight - Dual Illuminant D50/D65
  • Komori Corporation
    Komori Impremia IS29
  • MGI Digital Technology
    MGI Meteor Unlimited Colors
  • MGI Digital Technology
    MGI AIS SmartScanner Intelligent Registration System
  • Scodix Ltd.
    Scodix Ultra Pro with Foil digital enhancement press
  • Screen Americas
    Truepress Jet 520HD Continuous Feed Roll Inkjet Press
  • Screen Americas
    Treupress Jet L350UV Label Inkjet Press
  • TechnologyWatch, LLC
    Image Test Labs - Image Grader TM
  • Xerox Corporation
    Xerox(r) Brenva(r) HD Production Inkjet Press

For more information on the InterTech Technology Awards, visit www.printing.org/intertech.