In-Plant Profiles

New Digital Presses in Michigan: Ready … And Waiting
May 7, 2020 at 2:54 pm

The hardest part about getting new equipment during a pandemic is not being able to use it. That’s what the University of Michigan’s Print, Copy, Mail department is facing after adding a pair of Canon imagePRESS C10000VP digital presses in March — just as the COVID-19 slowdown began.

United Nations In-plant Adds Inkjet Press
May 12, 2020 at 3:42 pm

After Tropical Storm Sandy struck in October 2012, the United Nations’ Publishing Section began outsourcing long-run, more complex publications. A recent installation at the New York City operation, however, may put an end to some of the outsourcing and bring a portion of that work back in-house. 

Barbara Childers: From Proofreader to Director
May 22, 2020 at 11:50 am

One promotion after another, Barbara Childers has made her way from work study student to director of Document Services at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Oregon In-plant Becomes Vital State Resource 
May 15, 2020 at 10:42 am

Thanks to its expertise in print and mail delivery, Oregon Publishing & Distribution was tapped to coordinate distribution of personal protective equipment to hospitals and care facilities around the state.

Going All-In on Inkjet
April 8, 2020 at 9:07 am

After adding a second inkjet press, Omaha Public Schools Printing & Publications Services is now an all-inkjet operation – just in time to for a massive order of student packets after the school was closed due to the coronavirus.

Award Maker Adds Value to Alabama In-plant
May 20, 2020 at 10:04 am

The team at Printing Services at the University of West Alabama is always looking for new revenue streams. It found what it was looking for in a tabletop printer for making plaques, trophies, and window decals.

40 Years and Going Strong
April 10, 2020 at 10:21 am

After four decades at MaineGeneral Health, Rick Thibodeau has seen a lot of changes at his in-plant.

Offset Endures and Thrives In Missouri
March 11, 2020 at 9:47 am

At the University of Missouri-Columbia, the installation of a new five-color LED-UV press testifies to the continuing vitality of the offset printing process.

Thinking Green in NYC
March 13, 2020 at 12:04 pm

By printing jobs on tree-free paper and delivering them with clean-energy vehicles, Columbia University’s in-plant is sending a strong message about sustainability to its Manhattan campus.