We scan and reproduce the following documents:
Blueprint, Wide Format Scanning Services:
- Engineering Drawings
- Construction Documents, Drawings
- CAD Files
- Aerial Photographs
- Building Renderings
- Building plans, Drawings
- Specifications Manual, or Spec books
- Other large format documents
Turning large format Drawings into digital Information
VDOCS increases the usability of your scanned Drawings.
1. Converting your Drawings into Text Searchable PDF large format files
2. Creation of Bookmarks for super easy Navigation
3. Indexing and Filing to access your drawings easy
4. Unsurpassed Quality Scanning and Document Conversion
Using our large format scanners and large format printers, we can scan, copy and print large format blueprints, construction plans, survey plans, topographical maps, tax records, mechanical drawings, architectural plans and engineering large format drawings.
Full Text Searchable PDF Drawings
VDOCS Document conversion offer the conversion even of large format drawings into Full Text Searchable PDF files. This allows to search for typed keywords within your document and find content very quick and easy.
Creation of Bookmarks in Multipage PDF Files
Drawings with Bookmarks. For multipage drawings it is very important to keep the scanned drawings, document organzied and it needs to be easy to find the correct drawing number very easy. With VDOCS bookmark creation this is very easy.
The drawings are being scanned and after scanning the PDF files are being merged and the bookmarks created.
This makes it very fast and efficient to find specific sections in the set of drawings like Mechanical, Structural, Electrical etc.
High Quality Scanning
VDOCS provides high quality scans from wide format drawings, large format documents and blueprints, constrution plan scanning services.
This is possible with our high quality, high speed engineering scanners and our quality image correction software.
We provide you only the best possible image quality. Each scanned image is checked and validated for quality.
For poor quality originals, our scanning operators make adjustments, as required.
Using our top of the line scanning technology, the scanner analyzes variations in contrast and background tone and adjusts the threshold level as necessary or we manually adjust to provide you the highest quality scan.
After the scan, each image is checked for:
Even if the original was not straight, we will straighten the scan for you.
With our fine rotation we can straighten images with 0.1 degrees fine runing.
Image Quality: drawings despeckle
In the post scan process we apply additional corrections if required, like Despeckle.
This cleans up background noise, lighten, darken etc.
Mirror Image, Horzontal Flip:
Drawings Rotate. If originals are incorrecly imaged, like reverse image, we will fix this for you and turn the image in the correct orientation.
Images are readable
Drawings Blueprint. For old blueprints we use negative correction to turn the image in a usable correct setting.
Drawings are smaller in File Size and properly readable.
Scan formats and resolution:
VDOCS normally scans your wide format drawings, enginering drawings, construction plans with a scan resolution of 400 x 400 dpi. We found this resolution superior specifically for smaller fonts and fine lines compared to the industry standard scan resolution of 300 x 300 dpi for large format engineering drawings.
We provide scanning services of your blueprint, wide format, large format, construction plan scans into the following file formats:
Full Text searchable PDF files
As single or multipage PDF Files
As single or multipage TIFF Images
JPG File Format
Cal and other types
Large Format Scanning Preparation
VDOCS document preparation includes
removal of all staples and fasteners
repair of torn or deteriorated edges
reordering of documents
examination of back sides for additional information
identification of delicate and older documents
identification of color or grayscale scanning needs
VDOCS has vast experience with the conversion of super fragile and old drawings. We converted over hundred thousand of fragile large format drawings or wide format documents. We treat every document with the highest care. Some originals need special treatment before we can scan them. In certain cases, we will use a document feeding and protection carrier to scan your drawings.
Indexing and Filing of scanned Drawings
VDOCS provides complete indexing services so you can easily find your scanned large format scan. In addition VDOCS can supports the document integration with your document management system. By using vdocs autoINDEX autoFILER in most cases we can index the large format scans with your required indexing criteria at very little or no additional cost.
Turnaround time to meet your deadlines
VDOCS helps you meet your deadlines. We have well trained staff that can work around the clock to meet your organizations scanning needs.
File Transfer – File Upload
We offer multiple ways on how you can provide us your files of how we can provide you your scanned blueprints.
upload to just name a few of them. Contact us to discuss your prefered choice.