Category: Services

Does a Remanufactured Machine Make Sense for Your Organization?

Muller Martini recently remanufactured a 335 Saddle Stitcher for Mitchell Press Ltd., the largest commercial heat-set web printer in Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest. The company outputs on average over two billion publication pages per year.  I’ll let David Mitchell, Owner/President, describe his Muller Martini remanufacturing experience.   Steve…

Muller Martini recently remanufactured a 335 Saddle Stitcher for Mitchell Press Ltd., the largest commercial heat-set web printer in Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest. The company outputs on average over two billion publication pages per year.  I’ll let David Mitchell, Owner/President, describe his Muller Martini remanufacturing experience.   Steve…

Need a replacement part? Here’s how you can help us get you the right part as fast as possible.

In today’s print industry, things move at a fast pace and change even quicker. Deadlines, however, rarely bend.  That’s one of the reasons why the Parts Department gets so many calls.   Our ten Parts Specialists support hundreds of different machine models with an unprecedented $40M inventory of OEM replacement…

In today’s print industry, things move at a fast pace and change even quicker. Deadlines, however, rarely bend.  That’s one of the reasons why the Parts Department gets so many calls.   Our ten Parts Specialists support hundreds of different machine models with an unprecedented $40M inventory of OEM replacement…

When It Comes to Muller Martini’s Certified Rebuilt Gluepots, Sometimes a Picture IS Worth a Thousand Words.

Polyurethane (PUR) glues for book binding applications have increased in popularity over the past twenty years. They provide superior page pull strengths and desirable layflat opening characteristics.   Applicator nozzles and specially designed pots are used to apply the glue to the book.  Both have advantages and disadvantages. Nozzles are closed…

Polyurethane (PUR) glues for book binding applications have increased in popularity over the past twenty years. They provide superior page pull strengths and desirable layflat opening characteristics.   Applicator nozzles and specially designed pots are used to apply the glue to the book.  Both have advantages and disadvantages. Nozzles are closed…

There’s Really Only One Way to Define Service: Muller Martini

It’s interesting to note that the word “service” has many meanings according to the Merriam-Webster dictionary. However, within the printing industry, there’s only one definition that customers care about:   “ To do maintenance or repair work on or for.”   I would add this critical caveat: To be a…

It’s interesting to note that the word “service” has many meanings according to the Merriam-Webster dictionary. However, within the printing industry, there’s only one definition that customers care about:   “ To do maintenance or repair work on or for.”   I would add this critical caveat: To be a…

From Inspect to Select: How to ensure your finishing equipment is delivering optimal performance.

It’s reasonable to assume that some older stitchers and perfect binders aren’t performing at baseline speed, thereby negatively impacting production. But, there are solutions to get those machines back on track.  Muller Martini’s MMInspect provides a detailed diagnostic analysis of a machine’s condition with repair recommendations. Repairs are then performed…

It’s reasonable to assume that some older stitchers and perfect binders aren’t performing at baseline speed, thereby negatively impacting production. But, there are solutions to get those machines back on track.  Muller Martini’s MMInspect provides a detailed diagnostic analysis of a machine’s condition with repair recommendations. Repairs are then performed…

Use upgrades and enhancements to increase the efficiency and throughput of your legacy machines.

Muller Martini manufactures extraordinarily durable machines which still function twenty or more years later. But, it’s simply a fact of life that older equipment often lacks the productivity that’s achieved by newer machines that have been engineered with newer technologies.   That’s the reason why we provide technological upgrades and…

Muller Martini manufactures extraordinarily durable machines which still function twenty or more years later. But, it’s simply a fact of life that older equipment often lacks the productivity that’s achieved by newer machines that have been engineered with newer technologies.   That’s the reason why we provide technological upgrades and…

Planning to relocate your bindery equipment?

Today’s corporate mergers often result in the need for relocation services in order to consolidate capital equipment. In addition, improvements in workflow processes are also causing machines to be relocated within a single facility in order to improve both productivity and profitability.   Even though bindery equipment is significantly more…

Today’s corporate mergers often result in the need for relocation services in order to consolidate capital equipment. In addition, improvements in workflow processes are also causing machines to be relocated within a single facility in order to improve both productivity and profitability.   Even though bindery equipment is significantly more…

MM Inspect and MM Select

Like most customers, Consolidated Press in Seattle, Washington, has in-house maintenance programs that keep equipment in good running condition. However, when they noticed production numbers were off on their Primera and Bravo saddle stitchers, they had the equipment analyzed using Muller’s MMInspect program. MMInspect uncovered areas where repairs were needed.…

Like most customers, Consolidated Press in Seattle, Washington, has in-house maintenance programs that keep equipment in good running condition. However, when they noticed production numbers were off on their Primera and Bravo saddle stitchers, they had the equipment analyzed using Muller’s MMInspect program. MMInspect uncovered areas where repairs were needed.…

Managing Aging Electronics on Bindery Equipment

As far back as the late 80’s, the migration towards electronic controls on bindery equipment was well underway.  Pulleys, belts and gearboxes were being replaced by motor drives.  Relays were being replaced by PLCs.  Knobs and switches were being replaced by display panels and computer screens. By the year 2000,…

As far back as the late 80’s, the migration towards electronic controls on bindery equipment was well underway.  Pulleys, belts and gearboxes were being replaced by motor drives.  Relays were being replaced by PLCs.  Knobs and switches were being replaced by display panels and computer screens. By the year 2000,…

Prepared for crunch time?

How to ensure your bindery equipment has the support it needs during peak seasons.     Many businesses experience predictable periods when there’s a significant increase in work volume. Within the print on demand (POD) market, book manufacturers must be prepared for these periods of increased demand—and customers who expect…

How to ensure your bindery equipment has the support it needs during peak seasons.     Many businesses experience predictable periods when there’s a significant increase in work volume. Within the print on demand (POD) market, book manufacturers must be prepared for these periods of increased demand—and customers who expect…