Giave, S.A.

Islandia, 2, P.I. Pla de Llerona, 08520 Les Franqueses del Valles
Telephone +34 93 8443535
Fax +34 93 8443545


Hall map

drupa 2016 hall map (Hall 15): stand B20

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drupa 2016 fairground map: Hall 15

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  prepress/print
  • 01.08  Flexographic printing machines
  • 01.08.015  Wide-web flexographic printing machines

Wide-web flexographic printing machines

  • 01  prepress/print
  • 01.08  Flexographic printing machines
  • 01.08.020  Narrow-web flexographic printing machines

Narrow-web flexographic printing machines

  • 01  prepress/print
  • 01.10  Gravure printing machines
  • 01.10.010  Web-fed gravure printing machines

Web-fed gravure printing machines

  • 01  prepress/print
  • 01.15  Printing machines and systems for special printing applications
  • 01.15.030  Printing machines for label printing

Printing machines for label printing

  • 01  prepress/print
  • 01.15  Printing machines and systems for special printing applications
  • 01.15.055  Printing machines for security printing

Printing machines for security printing

  • 01  prepress/print
  • 01.15  Printing machines and systems for special printing applications
  • 01.15.075  Postage stamp printing presses

Postage stamp printing presses

  • 01  prepress/print
  • 01.15  Printing machines and systems for special printing applications
  • 01.15.090  Coating machines

Coating machines

  • 06  equipment/services/infrastructure
  • 06.01  Peripheral equipment
  • 06.01.180  Slitting and cross cutting machines

Slitting and cross cutting machines

Our products

Product category: Wide-web flexographic printing machines


The GAMMAFLEX-RS is specially designed for the printing of papers from 16 grammes/m2. Its system of exit into reels and formats makes it ideal for the printing of stamped paper in reams and counter reels.

Robust, compact, closed and protected printing units in order to avoid ink splashing even at high speeds.

Equipped with slow rotation and automatic hydraulic lifting in the stops of the machine. It includes quick advancement by gears system and racks. Dosage of the ink by inking roller and anilox mechanical plot or by means of close chamber doctor blade with pneumatic pressure and ceramic roller.

Drying system composed of high performance screens mounted between the printing units and the upper bridge. Impulsion and expulsion fans for the gas extraction.

Air heating by heating resistors/electric, gas burners or thermal oil. It incorporates an automatic control of temperature by PID regulator.

Simple station unwinder for reels up to 800 mm. of diameter, equipped with electromagnetic break operated by a potentiometer. Regulation of the tension by acquisition of non-contact diameter. Fixation of the reels by pneumatic expansible shaft.

Simple station rewinder for reels up to 800 mm. of diameter, equipped with a direct current motor and operated by a digital variator. Automatic regulation of the tension by pre-selection in a potentiometer. Fixation of the reels by pneumatic expansible shaft.

Serrated sheeter at fix format, specially suitable for the cutting of thin papers from 16 grammes/m2 with accumulation and pneumatic expulsion. It includes a table for collection.

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Product category: Wide-web flexographic printing machines


IZARFLEX is the new Giave recent generation gearless stack-type flexographic printing press for high quality of printing and fast-changing jobs.

Shafts mounted on cantilever for a quick change of the plate cylinders and anilox sleeves, with pneumatic closes of automatic opening and tool-less. No need of gear changes.

Sleeve change or carriers are made inside the machine, without dismounting the shafts.

Preparation of the available printing units for the following job in production, allowing the setup job changes at production speed.

In the MIZARFLEX series, positioning and pressure adjustment of the counter-pressure roller and plate cylinders operated by independent servomotors. Printing unit positioning with automatic adjustment according to printing repeat. Giave uses servo motors to facilitate all required operations fast and efficiently.

Longitudinal register through the servomotor of the plate cylinders, achieving an infinite adjustment and without stops.

Inking systems by means of closed chamber doctor blades, with pressure pneumatic regulation.

The integrated control panel allows the centralized control by an industrial PC and a touch screen, including all the necessary control for the use of the machine.

Drying including two completely independent circuits. Module for the drying between printing units and high performance horizontal tunnel assuring the material drying before rewinding. Giave offers up to 60% recirculation of processed air, which lowers the cost of drying operations for our customers.

MIZARFLEX series offer unwinders and rewinders of totally automatic change or double-station for semi-automatic change. Diameters to 1.200 mm.

In-line with MIZARFLEX, it exists the possibility of incorporating equipments for the solvent lacquered or coat, water-based or UV drying register with flexographic printing.

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Product category: Slitting and cross cutting machines


Double turret slitter-rewinder suitable for plastic films, laminates and papers, for working at a speed up to 600 m/min. Its double turret rewinding system and the automatic unloading reduce drastically the reel change cycle, achieving an important production increase.

Technical main features:

Available widths: 1.000 and 1.300 mm.
Maximum production speed: 600 m/min.
Shaftless unwinder for diameters up to 1.200 mm.
Diameter of finished reels: 600 mm.
Precise and uniform tension control during the whole rewinding process.
Minimum time of cycle in reel charge.
Industrial PC with an easy handling touch screen and job memorization.
Cutting unit equipped with circular and razor blades.
Double turret rewinder equipped with differential friction shafts.
Complete cycle of automatic change of the reel in rewinding shafts: 35 seconds


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About us

Company details

Leaders in the manufacture of machinery for the rotogravure and flexographic printing, and slitting and rewinding, at Giave we offer a personalized service with which we adapt our products to the specific needs of your company by optimizing performance and productivity.

At Giave, we are one of the main manufacturers and suppliers of machinery for the printing and converting of flexible packaging (plastic, paper, metalized film and aluminium foil), and bring to your company the same values that have kept us in the most top of the market for over 30 years:

At the vanguard of the latest advances in the field of the printing and converting of flexible materials, at Giave we adopt and develop the latest technological innovations in order to maximize the performance of our equipments and the production capacity of your business.

Our commitment to excellence is embodied throughout the production process of our printing and converting presses, and even earlier in the selection on brands and partners whom we collaborate. Proof of this is the maintenance services we continue making in machines installed over 20 years.

The development of our equipment is based on innovation to maximize the profitability of the production process and the competitiveness of our customers. Design innovation, services innovation and above all, technical innovation that integrate with ongoing improvements in our machines.

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