Quality Blueprint Scanning
Large Format Document Conversion, Scanning Services in Black & White and Color for:
- Engineering Drawings
- Construction Drawings
- Architectural Drawings
- Maps, Banners, Posters
- Land surveys
Our customers include engineering firms, construction companies, and municipalities, with small and large projects.
Scanning Drawings Pricing
VDOCS pricing includes all required services to complete your project. The time it takes to complete the scanning of drawings depends on factors like the size of drawings, condition, indexing, preparation, etc. The amount of labor determines the price.
BW Scanning Pricing Ranges:
- $1.00 to $2.00 for 24" x 36"
- $1.25 to $2.50 for 36" x 48"
For larger scanning projects we offer one flat scan charge regardless of all drawing sizes.
Quality Blueprint Scanning
We scan and reproduce the following documents:
- Engineering Drawings
- Construction Documents, Drawings
- CAD Files
- Aerial Photographs
- Building Renderings
- Building plans, Drawings
- Specifications Manual, or Spec books
- Other large-format documents
VDOCS Scanned Blueprints: Easy to Use
TURNING LARGE FORMAT DOCUMENTS INTO DIGITAL INFORMATION:
VDOCS increases the usability of your scanned Drawings.
- Converting your Drawings into Text Searchable PDF large format files
- Creation of Bookmarks for super easy Navigation
- Indexing and Filing to access your drawings are easy
- 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 offers the conversion even of large format drawings into Full-Text Searchable PDF files. This allows you to search for typed keywords within your document and find the content very quickly and easily.
Bookmarking of Pages
Bookmarks in Multipage PDF scans
Drawings with Bookmarks. For multipage drawings, it is very important to keep the scanned drawings, and documents organized 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.
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 of fine-tuning.
Image Quality - Despeckle Cleanup
In the post-scan process, we apply additional corrections if required, like Despeckle.
This cleans up background noise, lightens, darkens,s, etc.
Mirror Image, Horizontal Flip
Drawings Rotate. If originals are incorrectly imaged, like reverse image, we will fix this for you and turn the image in the correct orientation.
Images are readable.
Blueprints to BW Images
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, engineering drawings, and 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 for 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
Blueprint scanning preparation
- VDOCS document preparation includes
- removal of all staples and fasteners
- repair of torn or deteriorated edges
- reordering of documents
- examination of the 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 a hundred thousand 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 Blueprints
VDOCS provides complete indexing services so you can easily find your scanned large format scan. In addition, VDOCS can supports 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. VDOCS helps you meet your deadlines. We have well-trained staff that can work around the clock to meet your organization's scanning needs.