Our Dubai plant specialises in book printing and binding. Our second plant in Bahrain specialises in commercial and security printing.

Dubai Plant list

 

Pre-press

1 CtP - PlateRite HD 8900Z  - To output plates from digital input

1 CtP thermal plate processor -  Glunz & Jensen 125 HDX

1 CtP – CRON TP4664G - To output plates from digital input

1 CtP thermal plate processor -  Glunz & Jensen EL 125 T

1 Mac G4-1 - Apple - Software 2 machines

1 HP 5500 Plotter - HP - To output plotter proofs

1 EPSON Stylus Pro 9900 Proofer – To output high res GMG proofs

7 Servers for Backstage, production, GMG, Flex Rip and Storage

1 Plate Processor - Glunz/Johnsen - To make plates from manual input

1 Manual Plate maker - Theimer - To make plates from manual input

1 Workflow – Esko (Barco) system- Imposition Software

 

Applications

QuarkXpress

InDesign

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Acrobat

 

File Format

Quark documents, PDF and Postscript files, Tiffs and EPS (on Macintosh only)

 

Printing

2 Speed Master - Heidelberg - 4 Col - Printing machine

1 Roland 705 - Roland - 5 Col - Printing machine

2 Roland 704 - Roland - 4 Col - Printing machine

1 Roland 702 - Roland - 2 Col - Printing machine (Perfecting)

3 Komori 40 SP - Komori - 8 Col - Printing machine (Perfecting)

1 Komori L 428 - Komori - 4 Col - Printing machine

 

Binding and finishing

3 Folding Machines - Stahl, Heidelberg - To fold printed sheets

1 Folding Machine - MBO - To fold printed sheets

2 Folding Machine - Horizon - To fold printed sheets

1 Gathering Machine - Muller Martini - 24 station gathering machine

1 Gathering Machine - Kolbus - 16 station gathering machine

2 Polar Cutting Machines - Heidelberg - To cut printed material to size

1 Lamination Machines - Autobond - Thermal lamination on cover

1 Foiling/Embossing Machine - Kolbus - To foil/emboss/deboss on cover

5 Sewing Machines Automatic - Aster - To make sewing in book blocks.

2 Side Sewing Machines - Zuki - To make side sewing in book blocks

1 Ratio binder - Kolbus - To bind book PB/Per with online cutting

2 Case makers - Kolbus - To make cases for hardback books

1 Case maker SAB 100 - Pettrato - To make cases for flexi bound books

1 Casing In - Kolbus - To make hardback books

2 Saddle Stitcher - Muller Martini - To make centre pining books with 6 station gathering

1 Saddle stitcher - Hohner - To make centre pining for large format books

1 UV Machine - Proteck - To make spot and full UV on cover

1 Board cutter - Kolbus - To cut board sheet to required size

1 Cloth cutter - Kolbus - To cut binding cloth to required size

1 Shrink Wrapping Machine - beckPackautomaten - To make shrink wrapping of  individual/set

1 Kolbus End papering Machine - To paste endpapers 

1 Hunkler End papering Machine - To paste endpapers 

 

 

We can do hardback, paperback and flexi bound books.

We offer several bindings such as saddle stitching, perfect binding, section sewing, PUR binding.

 

 

Bahrain Plant list

 

Pre-press

Macintosh G4s

Macintosh G5

IMac

PCs

HP Laser Jets in A4 size with colour options

HP 5500 (70 x 100) for plotter & contract proofs

Esko Workflow

Flatbed Scanner

Screen Plate Exposer

B1 CTF Image Setter ( 70 X 100)

Screen FTP

 

Printing

Heidelberg Speed Master 102 5 col + coating

Heidelberg Speed Master 102 2 col

Roland 704 – 4 col

Roland 506 6 col (+ U.V. coating and kiss cutting dies etc)

Roland 708 8 col – Perfecting

GTOV-4 col

GTOZ-2 col

GTO-1 : 1 col

MO – 1 col + numbering

 

Digital Press

Xerox DocuColor 5000

 

Binding & Finishing

2 x MBO folding machine

2 x Stahl folding machine

2 x Aster sewing machine  

2 x Muller Martini gathering and saddle stitching  – 6 forms

Muller Martini book section sewing machine –

Kolbus gathering and perfect binding machine - 16 forms

Manual Stitch – Worsley Brehmer

Horizon Book Binding

Polar Cutting Machines (4 Nos)

Collating Machine

Auto Wire-o-Insert & Closing

Manual Wire-o-Closing (JB)

Lamtex 650 Lamination

Sheet Counting Machine (Uchida)

Corner cutting (Kari Tranklein)

Kluge Automatic Foiling

Manual Foiling

Sheet Punching - (E-Bickel Heil Bronn)

Stamp Punching - (E-Bickel Heil Bronn)

Rollem (Creasing, perforation and 1/2 cut)

Nor Pak (Sealing M/c)

Sewing machine auto

Martini Slow line stitcher

Platten Hiedelberg-2 Nos

Hielderberg Cyllinder-2 Nos

Singer Sewing machine

Hole Punching Machine

Strapping Machine

Shrinkwripping Machine-2 Nos

Block Making Machine

UV Coating Machine

 

 

Oriental Press (UK) Ltd

New House, 67–68 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8JY

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7841 5170  Fax: +44 (0) 20 7242 3115

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