Komcan partners with Air Motion to offer UV curing

komcanairmotion-inAir Motion Systems (AMS), a leader in UV Curing Technologies, and Komcan, the sole agent for Komori in Ontario and Western Canada, have entered into a strategic partnership to offer AMS’ groundbreaking LED UV and UV curing technologies to Komcan customers. “Komcan Incorporated is excited to be working with a world-class company like AMS,” said Steve Ranson, CEO of Komcan. “AMS has long proven to be the leader in UV curing technologies and pioneers in LED and low-energy UV curing. We at Komcan will now be able to offer our Komori customers, as well as all other offset equipment users, the local sales and support of the complete line of AMS UV curing technologies.”

Steve Metcalf, President and CEO of Air Motion Systems, added that Canada has been an exceptional market for AMS for almost two decades. “The adoption rate of LED UV in the sheetfed market has been key to the outstanding growth of our technology,” he explained.

Hans Ulland, VP Sales at Air Motion Systems, added: “We’re thrilled to bring the knowledge and experience of Komcan to our customers in Canada. AMS is proud of being the experts on UV and LED UV printing, and Komcan will continue to use a consultative approach for finding the best fit for customers looking to add UV and LED UV to their operations. Not only does Komcan bring their UV skill set, but they bring their excellent front-line local response for service as well.”

Komcan (Georgetown, ON) is the sole authorized agent for Komori printing presses and auxiliary equipment in Ontario and Western Canada. It offers the complete line of Komori solutions including factory-approved service, OEM parts and consumables. Air Motion Systems (River Falls, WI) is North America’s leading manufacturer of high-performance UV LED and UV ARC Lamp systems for the printing industry.


Tony Curcio is the editor of Graphic Arts Magazine.