Aqua 250/version 2.0



What is Engico Aqua 250?
Aqua 250 is the most innovative industrial water based inkjet press for direct printing on solid and corrugated boards and many other paper-based materials. 

Aqua 250 enables box-makers, commercial printers and POS professionals to print and deliver just-in-time and 1:1 cardboard boxes.

The new Engico Aqua Series uses the last generation of inkjet printheads in combination with odourless, VOC-free highly resistant waterbased inks suitable for Packaging, POS materials, Indoor and Outdoor Applications.

Main Features

  • Machinery totally designed and manufactured in Italy
  • Modular architecture open to any future upgrades
  • First rank mechanical components selected among the best available such as SKF/INA/WITTENSTEIN/SEW. Motor, equipment actuators and electronic components ABB/SIEMENS
  • All main shafts of the modules are direct driven by independent motors electronically dynamic controlled, guaranteeing high level of printer register and quality
  • Reliable vacuum belts system (patent pending) to flatten cardboard and keep it flat under the printheads
  • Dedicated “on-board” dust free room with humidity and temperature controlled air, to guarantee the optimal functioning of inks and printing heads
  • Water based odour-free, VOC-free, water-resistance and scratch-resistance inks
  • Board feeding and smoothing plates optimized for corrugated to avoid damages on substrate and allows the easy insertion of highly warped boards
  • Exclusive integrated pre-treatment station working in continuous run with Engico primer for a clean and environmentally-friendly process
  • High efficiency device with IR-lamps and air working in continuous run
  • Variable-drop industrial inkjet print-heads that guarantee the highest performance, reduced maintenance and purge, as well as high durability
  • Engico ink system permits an easy feeding of the colours and print-heads cleaning
  • High capacity ink tanks and pumping unit refillable during printing process
  • Sheets just printed can be processed in many different ways without any wait (cutting plotter, die-cutting process, coating, film laminating, etc...)
  • Modular RIP platform to suit the specific needs of the business, open to any future upgrades
  • Internet Remote Service installed
  • Feeder, stacker and multiple out modules available for complete automatic process cycle