Our Aperture Card scanning department uses advance scanning and conversion technology to convert the drawings stored on aperture cards to high quality digital files such as PDF, TIFF, JPEG or DWG.
Our aperture card digitisation and copying department can scan all types of aperture cards also known as (microfiche card or microfilm card) and convert to digital formats of your choice, such as TIFF, PDF and even AutoCAD formats such as .dwg or .dxf. As well as scanning plane aperture cards with a printed drawing reference, our scanning bureau can also scan and convert fully indexed Hollerith punched cards and capture drawing data automatically from the Hollerith index.
Whether you have a couple of cards or hundreds of thousands, our aperture cards scanning department can quickly scan these for you to the required file format and supply digital images on a CD, USB or via our secure FTP download.
Our clients have the choice to either send their aperture cards to our scanning centre or request a secure collection service. We provide a next day collection and delivery service from anywhere in mainland UK.
Once collected, our aperture card scanning team will setup the scanners and the technical profile based on the quality of the aperture cards, this will also include setting up image resolution, scanning formats e.g. PDF or TIFF.
Upon completion of scanning, an indexation of the scanned images created from the aperture cards is carried out. Aperture cards images (PDF etc. files) are typically indexed by the following information;
The scanned PDF files are then supplied via CD, USB or secure downloadable link.
As well as scanning each aperture card to a digital file e.g. TIFF or PDF (raster, non-editable images), we can convert TIFF or PDF images to fully editable CAD files such as .dwg or .dxf format. Our CAD conversion service provides accurate conversion of raster images into vector files such as .dwg or .dxf.
Our aperture card scanning and conversion to CAD format service enables our clients to quickly make any required changes and efficiently maintain their digital archive of drawings.
In conjunction with the EN BS ISO 9001:2005, 27001, 14001 and in-house implemented quality, security and compliance procedures allow us to deliver peace of mind scanning services to our client. We are an approved document scanning and data capture scanning service provider to many reputable health, education, manufacturing, financial, logistics etc. organisations.
Founded in 2003, with almost 15 years of valuable knowledge and expertise in delivering successful document scanning and data capture services through the UK to some of the most reputable and globally known organisations.
We operate from a custom built document scanning and data capture centre, which is built around security, safety and confidentiality. The site is monitored 24hours a day by security and CCTV systems.
The document scanning and data capture bureau is equipped with the state-of-the-art dedicated document, Microfilm media, Books and Large Format Plans scanning and capture technology; catering for a wide range of document types and sizes making us a one-stop service provider for scanning and digital conversion needs . We continually invest in our staff training and latest technology to ensure that we are delivering quality and innovations at all times.
Pearl Scan Group has the infrastructure to provide quick turnaround for urgent document scanning needs to taking on a large volume scanning and conversion of documents, microfilm media, books etc. projects. Our document scanning and data capture service centre always run at 80% of its productivity allowing 20% space and resources for on-demand, ad-hock projects.