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Currie’s HP Indigo Roadshow

Monday, 25 September 2006
By Print 21 Online Article

Currie’s HP Indigo Roadshow is finishing up this month with a final viewing at the company’s Brisbane office. The Roadshow has toured Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney showcasing the brand new HP Indigo digital press. This is the first time the new six-colour HP Indigo 1000, which is generating a storm of interest around the world, has been shown to the Australian industry. Sydney visitors had the opportunity to see, for the first time, the high productivity six-colour HP Indigo 3000 at Currie Sydney showroom.

The HP Indigo Roadshow was designed to introduce the Australian industry to a new level quality, production rates and price for commercial digital printing. The new generation Indigo engines are transforming expectations about how digital printing fits into the industry. Covering a wide range of options they provide printers with tailor-made solutions for making money from digital printing.

The Roadshow gives participants the chance to see the latest HP Indigo technology working in conjunction with Currie’s Horizon finishing solutions. This is the complete printing process of the future– from the desktop to printing and print finishing, Currie and Co now offers a total digital print solution.

According to HP Indigo Business Manager at Currie and Co, Phillip Rennell (pictured below), the new HP Indigo Roadshow will be the first time Indigo press has been demonstrated to the general industry in Queensland.

“We are very excited to demonstrate the quality that is offered by HP Indigo. We are anticipating a huge response for this event so people will need to be quick in registering their interest in attending.”

To ensure your place in the future of printing contact Current Images, a Currie & Co enterprise, today.
Contact Felicity Webb: 1800 463 446 (1800 INDIGO) or e-mail:

Locations and Session times are:

Currie & Company
Unit 1, 87 Webster Rd

HP Indigo 1000
Tuesday 26th March 10.00am and 2.30pm
Wednesday 27th March 10:00am, 2.30pm and 6.00pm
Thursday 28st March 10.00am and 2.30pm

During the Roadshow there will also be the availability of individual demonstrations to companies and organisations on request.

HP Indigo 1000
The HP Indigo 1000, Indigo’s newest Digital Offset Colour Press delivers uncompromising image quality, unlimited colour and substrate options at a very competitive price. Designed for moderate to high volume production of on-demand and personalised jobs, the HP Indigo produces 2,000 full colour, A4 (two-up) sheets per hour.

HP Indigo’s breathtaking print quality is enabled by a new laser writing head development called Image Tracking Technology (ITT). This breakthrough capability enables the imaging lasers to precisely lock on to the surface motion of the Photo Imaging Plate (PIP), creating high resolution images and highly uniform tints and solids.

Combined with HP Indigo’s high resolution imaging, Indigo’s unique liquid ElectroInk produces deep, rich offset quality printing that is uniform, brilliant and glossy. The HP Indigo also offers six colour printing capability including spot and fluorescent colours. An unlimited substrate selection expands the ability to take on a greater variety of jobs.

The HP Indigo features a streamlined workflow with large job file capacity and simultaneous batching/printing. The HP Indigo also offers automatic duplex printing and electronic collation, full colour personalisation and customisation. The HP Indigo packs more quality and functionality than any other digital solution in its price range.

Key benefits include:

  • Full digital printing at 2000 full colour letter-size A4 pages per hour (2-up)
  • True liquid ink-on-paper offset quality printing
  • High resolution imaging
  • High tint uniformity
  • Printing on an unlimited range of paper and othersubstrates
  • Printing quantities of as few as one
  • Six-colour printing capability, with four process colours and two spot colours
  • ‘Virtual memory’ for non-stop printing of large and complex jobs
  • Electronic collation, automatic duplexing, colour personalisation and customisation options
  • SNAP high performance personalisation
  • Can be uptraded to higher capacity Indigo systems
This article was brought to you by Currie’s HP Indigo Roadshow

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