Facilities and Services

Facilities and Services

The extensive range of print services & products we produce fully reflects the facilities available to customers Shanowen Files

As printers of choice to many of the leading Hospitals and financial organisations throughout Ireland. The extensive range of print services & products we produce, fully reflects the facilities available to customers of Shanowen files. Our modern plant operates five days a week, in response to market demands, thus ensuring our aim to offer an efficient, quality and competitive service, in line with the ever changing requirements of our customers.

Prepress and Proofing

As production deadlines become tighter, and fast turnaround is a number one priority.

As production deadlines become tighter, and fast turnaround is a number one priority, we are greatly aware of the additional time pressures on designers and print buyers. We continue to invest in this area to ensure that our customers are being offered solutions that are both cost and time efficient.

Pre press facilities:

  • Experienced typesetters and designers
  • Apple iMac and Windows workstations
  • Laser proofing up to SRA3
  • Mako 8X CTP Platemaker

Our plate manufacturing process is 'chemical free', in line with our ongoing commitment to the International ISO 14001 Environmental Standard.

We produce Lithographic Print, Digital Print & Die cutting

Printing Presses

  • Heidelberg speedmaster SM 52-4 B3 full colour
  • Heidelberg GTO 52 ZP 2 colour
  • Heidelberg Sord x 2 640 x 920
  • Heidelberg GT0 52
  • Xerox digital colour
  • Konica Minota Bizhub 7000
  • Riso digital x 3 machines

Print Finishing

  • Saddle Stitching
  • Booklet Making
  • Hand Finishing
  • Tabbing
  • Folding
  • Embossing
  • Creasing/Scoring
  • Die-cutting
  • Drilling
  • Presentation Folders
  • Eyeletting
  • Hand Glueing
  • Laminating
  • Index Dividers