Industry mourns plate pioneer as Kodak’s Doyle passes away

Doyle (pictured) worked in the printing industry for more than 30 years, bringing his scientific expertise to printing plate development at Howson-Algraphy, DuPont, Horsell, and most recently, Kodak.

His career took him around the world and he was instrumental in the development of a number of landmark plate technologies, including Silverlith and Electra.

A colleague described him as: “Undoubtedly a major driving force in the plate industry’s transition into the digital age.”

Doyle is survived by his wife Hilary.

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