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. A NEWSmax CTP is an ideal solution for unattended, high volume plate production for newspapers.


  • Optimized plate handling allows high production performance of up to 400 plates per hour at 1270 dpi.
  • Ideal for high plate volume newspapers and printers using Berliner through double wide plates.
  • Utilizing 120 mw violet laser imaging technology
  • Flexible configuration allows for field upgrades for higher plate throughput.
  • Certain semi-automatic machines are available with a field upgrade path to full automation.
  • Accommodates a wide range of web widths up to a maximum format of 640mm x 930mm (25.19" x 36.6")
  • Variable plate flow allows for left or right plate output to accomodate room layout (factory configured)
  • Operates in normal daylight conditions
  • Open-ended software system accepts 1-bit TIFF files – choose the solution you want. ECRM is here to help.
  • No hidden extras – our online conveyor, allowing for a direct interface to the processor, is standard on the NEWSmax CTP at no extra cost.
  • High capacity trolley handles up to 1000 plates for less operator interaction.
  • Simple and intuitive operator interface makes training easy.
  • Remote diagnostic capabilities