Guidelines for Printing

Design Services:

Design: creative graphics work: advertising, branding, logos, stationery, posters, banners, exhibition work, marketing material etc.
 newsletters, invitations, handbooks, brochures, pamphlets, conference posters, journals, signage, books &magazines
 Forms, invoice books, receipt books, applications, order books, ticket books, graphs; chromatograms; line art for theses and journal submissions, map drawing, preparation of materials (photographs, figures etc.) for journal/publication submission. Our services and skills are ever increasing in quality and range. Before you go anywhere else for your, press, publication, production and printing needs, ASK US FIRST!


Products Available:

Production Services:

Copy and Print— black ink on A4 and A3 on any of the following 80/160gm bond paper stocks:
White and 4 pastel colours (yellow, pink, blue & green) on PAPER
White and 5 pastel colours (yellow, pink, blue, green & buff) on CARD
5 Bright colours (yellow, orange, blue, green & red) of PAPER OR CARD
Special paper (not available in card) in lavender colour—charged at the same rate as ‘bright paper’

Copy and print - full colour (high quality, graphics colour digital laser copier)
Up A3 size on a small range of stocks which can be viewed at the unit
Contact Karen on 8927 for viewing stock and colour enquiries.

Print - Full-colour large format printing from A2 up to A0
(running meter cost available, or max width of 845mm, printed from a paper roll)

Finishing services: Binding, stapling, folding*, perforating*, cutting.CD & DVD writing*, CD/DVD label printing*

Laminating services:
Large format: (same sizes as large format print, running meter cost available)batches done weekly*
Quick laminate:50x 80mm pouches (by arrangement*), A4 & A3


Services Available:

Production services/products which can be ordered from or through us include:
(produced both in-house and partially or entirely by an external supplier, arranged and facilitated by our unit)

Printing of all types; Booklets - any size, stapled or perfect/glue bound*; brochures; pamphlets; forms; invites; handbooks; tickets; pads; scrap notes; just about anything with printing on it*.

Production support: Quoting; stock selection; production options comparison; editing; proofreading; 

Design & Production of banners*; exhibition prints (including specialised display systems*); promotional items (clothing, hats, bags, pens, etc.*); Corporate RU stationery (business cards, letterheads etc*); conferencing supplies (folders, programmes etc. designed as a set); advertising;

Graphic Services; design for web use*; animation*; illustration*; photography* (for production, display, web, large format print, event record—CD/DVD of photos included in service) - some of these services are offered through our contract partners

Production facilitation - we have a assisted a number of colleagues to produce their own private short-run publications in an affordable form. We do the legwork for quotes, estimations, cost analysis of the exercise and advise you on the best choice of paper stock, layout, cover design, binding, finishing and assist with pre-press preparation and submission to the production company.

*some services have limitations, terms and conditions


Last Modified: Fri, 17 Aug 2018 10:55:34 SAST