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Microformat UK Ltd
Chapman - Lauder

Dave Chapman, Managing Director of Microformat UK Ltd, with John Lauder, NEWSPLAN 2000 Project Director. (British Library)

In line with EU tendering procedures, Microformat UK Ltd was appointed as contractor for the microfilming preservation programme of the NEWSPLAN 2000 Project in October 2001.

Three submissions to the Tender were received and opened at the Project Office on the closing date of 02 August.

Applications were scrutinised by the Tender Board at its meeting on 10 September, which then recommended to the Board of Trustees that Microformat UK Ltd be awarded the contract.

Microformat are filming for the NEWSPLAN 2000 Contract at their premises in Rochester, Kent.

Part of Microformat Systems BV, Europe’s leading image capture service provider, Microformat UK Limited incorporates the former Profile Micro-imaging Group, one of the UK’s largest and most respected microfilming and scanning specialists.

Microformat has over 28 years of experience in the field with an established customer base that includes key Central Government departments, major NHS and private hospitals, Local Government, and blue-chip commercial organisations.

Download the official Press Release. (MS Word 35kb)

 

 

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