Wednesday, 07 June 2023 / Published in Latest news
Price adjustment as of 1.7.2023 For several months we have been confronted with rising energy costs, general inflation as well as strongly fluctuating exchange rates of the Swiss franc against the US dollar and the Euro. We have carefully examined and implemented all options within our control to absorb these rising costs. Nevertheless, we have
Thursday, 13 January 2022 / Published in Latest news
2022 is the year in which Ugra celebrates its 70th anniversary (1952-2022). The association “Verein zur Förderung wissenschaftlicher Untersuchungen in der grafischen Industrie” was founded in 1952. Under the acronym Ugra®, borrowing the words “Untersuchungen” and “grafische” from the association’s name, it becomes a well-known brand worldwide.
Tuesday, 21 December 2021 / Published in Latest news, Media release
Ugra Sponsorhip Award 2021
Wednesday, 06 October 2021 / Published in Standardisation, swiss4color
Colour and transparency of printing inks according to ISO 2846-1:2017
In four-colour printing, the colours are mixed by printing the primary colours cyan, magenta, yellow and black on top of and next to each other. Although the number of primary colours is optional, too many primary colours are not usually used for economic reasons. The use of standardised printing inks with defined colour properties is
Friday, 02 July 2021 / Published in Media release, Products
Ugra discontinues its products UDACT and UPPCT as of 31 December 2021.
Tuesday, 09 March 2021 / Published in Latest news, Media release
The Ugra Board of Directors has been reconstituted. René Theiler was already elected as the new President at the 2020 General Assembly as successor to Christoph Jäckle. Likewise, the election of board members Andy Amrein and Beat Steiner was confirmed in 2020, while Andreas Sidler had resigned from the board at his own request. Now
Thursday, 14 January 2021 / Published in Latest news, Media release
For the sixth time, Ugra donated the sponsorship award for the best Bachelor’s thesis at HEIG-VD/comem+. The sponsorship award was presented to the winner Mr Teo Colomberotto and is intended to recognise young media engineers for special achievements in the context of the media industry.
Monday, 14 December 2020 / Published in Latest news
Monday, 07 December 2020 / Published in Latest news, Standardisation
ISO 15930-9 PDF/X-6
ISO has published the new PDF/X-6 standard as International Standard ISO 15930-9:2020 for digital artwork. The new standard is based on PDF version 2.0, standardised in ISO 32000-2 (PDF 2.0), and specifies the complete and partial exchange of digital data intended for print reproduction.
Friday, 12 June 2020 / Published in Latest news
A remote audit is a permitted method of conducting an audit not on site and with physical presence, but on the basis of digital or virtual communications technology. In doing so, certain requirements as well as opportunities and risks must be taken into account.