By: E&P Staff Lehtisep?t OY, Kuopio, Finland, ordered the first Ferag StreamFold (E&P Online, Oct. 15), at the IFRA Expo in Vienna. The quarterfold line will be in operation in January for production of the company?s own freesheets and publications and any new outside jobs that are acquired.
StreamFold initially will operate offline, with manual infeed through the JetFeeder hopper. Connection to the existing Ferag system for online production is planned for the middle of next year.
Lehtisep?t is owned by Finnish Media Group Keskisuomalainen OYJ. Other companies in the group include Savon Sanomat OY, publisher of the daily newspaper of the same name, with approximately 65,000 copies. Lehtisep?t also has two other production plants.