has installed a new in-line binding and saddle-stitching
solution for a government printer in Rome. This customized
installation - the only one of its kind in the world -provides
automatic 'on the run' switching between and Saddle-stitched
books and Perfect-bound books, without pausing the
The finishing system runs in-line with an Océ JetStream
2200 ink-jet CF printer at 150 metres/min and with
lightweight 60gsm paper.
Print companies expect to receive a total package solution
to meet their requirements. We specialize in providing
these customized systems. We frequently create bespoke
and optimized solutions for companies around the world
by integrating finishing modules from different suppliers.
This successful project in Rome is an example of what
we can achieve in partnership with a digital-printer manufacturer
and other finishing suppliers.
m/min printer web speed.
switching between A4 saddle-stitched booklets and
A4 perfect bound books.
Saddle-stitched booklets containing 16 - 200 pages
(variable on the run).
books from 10 - 55mm thickness (variable on the run).
60 gsm paper
The new Smart-binder 'Plus' has an increased output
rate of 7,000 booklets/hour (14,000 in 2-up mode) to
allow production of booklets with low page count at
maximum possible printer web speed.
We are proud to deliver innovative world-class systems
that provide tangible return on investments for our
growing customer base. Contact us to discuss how IBIS's
finishing solutions can address your specific requirements.
Managing Director, IBIS Bindery Systems