Pre Press

SARAWAT Prepress facility uses industry-standard prepress and desktop applications along with high-end workflow solution for Commercial business along CtP & CtF systems, including Quality Assurance software.

The Prepress team is well trained and is adept in high quality scanning, complex color retouching and color matching, fixing errors and fine-tuning customer supplied files – both in Apple Mac and PC formats.

Job Approval cycle is based on PDF-based soft proofing as well as color calibrated inkjet proofing on EPSON 9800 and GMG color proof. Once approved, final PDF is generated and put through our CtP workflows running Heidelberg’s PRINECT outputting plates directly on our Heidelberg’s SUPRASETTER and TOPSETTER Computer-to-Plate systems.

Completed print projects are archived on our high-end INTEL STORAGE SERVER with high-end archiving software which enables easy and quick retrieval of data. SARAWAT’s data repository service helps customers rely on us for all their data assets assuring data availability at any point of time without worrying internal archival of data.

In Sarawat Digital workflow is fully implemented – with state-of-the-art hardware and software from industry leaders. Sarawat’s prepress facility is considered as one of the finest printing facility coupled with dedicated, skilled manpower.

Equipment and technical details..

Scanners

Screen high - end digital color scanner.
Heidelberg’s Drum scanner with copy-dot functionality

Workflow software (Trapping, Imposition, Ripping)

Heidelberg’s Prinect
GMG

Output devices (Computer-to-Plate systems and Imagesetters)

Heidelberg’s SUPRASETTER
HEIDELBERG’S TOPSETTER
FUJI FILM Imagesetter along Herkules RIP

Proofing devices

Epson Stylus Pro 9800 with GMG Color Server RIP
HP 5500 60”
HP 5500 42”

Color Management system

Gretag-Macbeth I1io spectrophotometer
Gretag-Macbeth ProfileMaker software

Archiving system

Intel Storage 4 terabytes Online Striped RAID Storage
Dell Storage 4 Terabyte online Stripped RAID

Software

Advance and up-to-date Desktop Prepress applications including Adobe In Design, QuarkXpress, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, CorelDraw and Adobe Acrobat running on the latest Apple Macintosh G5s and Pentium 4 PCs.