Plant List

We have invested in the most up to date
equipment, to make sure we can cover
any job that you require.

More about Bahson
  • Established in 1996
  • Purpose built premises in Drighlington/Bradford
  • Using Bodoni Colour Management
  • ISO 9001 accreditation
  • ISO 14001 accreditation
  • FSC accreditation
  • Venice Review05 – Winner of Brochures & Services Category
  • Venice Review05 – Overall Winner
  • Experienced Customer Services Department – giving all Client Partner
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Bahson Colour Plan List


  • Heidelberg Suprasetter B1 Computer to Plate System producing 38 plates per hour with Printready PDF Workflow incorporating the latest Adobe Print Engine.
  • Secure Remote Access Soft Proofing system with pixel page viewing on line.
  • Epson Stylus Pro 9800 - Hi Resolution Colour Profiled Proofing System
  • Hewlett Packard Design Jet 1050c Plus - Low Resolution Proofing System
  • 3 x iMacs (with Intel processors) operating mac OSX 10.6 (Snow Leopard) and 10.8 (Mountain Lion)
  • 4th iMac used solely for communication and a Pentium PC Workstation
  • Controlled measurement of ISO12647-2 colour standards throughout Proof and Print production using Image Control, InPress Control and X-rite SpectroEye Spectrometry.
Bahson Colour Plan List

Press Hall

  • HP Indigo 7800 digital press, prints up to 7 colours with special effect capabilities and intelligent colour management
  • Heidelberg Speedmaster XL105 10 Colour B1+ Press (5 back 5 perfector) with Cut-Star Reel to Sheet Feeder, Auto plate change and Inpress control
  • Heidelberg Speedmaster XL 75 5 Colour + Coater B2+ Press with Auto plate change and Inpress Control
  • InPress control measures the printed colour bar on press to achieve the ISO 12647-2 colour standard, by adjusting colour automatically. InPress also uses the colour bar to achieve accurate automatic registration.
Bahson Colour Plan List

Finishing & Distribution

  • Duplo booklet maker and other associated digital finishing
  • Heidelberg ST450 Automated Saddle Stitching machine - 6 Station with Cover feeder
  • Muller Martini Pantera PUR/Perfect Binder
  • 3 x Stahl B1 Folding machines - with Gluing and Gatefold facilities
  • 1 x MBO B2 Folding machine plus 2nd and knife unit
  • Heidelberg Banding machine
  • Palamides Banding machine
  • 2 x Automated Polar Guillotines with Flowline
  • Ram Bundling
  • Shrink Wrapping
  • Company Delivery Vehicles
  • Local, Nationwide and International Deliveries.