Aperture Card Scanning

Our expert team scans historical drawings stored on aperture cards and converts to high-quality digital images including TIFF, PDF and Jpeg.

Image Processing

Thanks to our well-equipped workshop with best-in-class scanners and image capture technology, we can convert anything held on aperture cards to high-res digital images. With our bleeding-edge software images can be processed further to optimise the final result.

Creating Indexes

Once they are digitised, the images can be indexed by reference number, issue number or title. If you’re scanning Hollerith punch cards, we can also capture the punch data.

Our Aperture Card Scanning Service convert aperture card drawings to TIFF, PDF or editable CAD format


Save yourself the hassle of delivery. Our collection service operates nation wide to make sure our customers’ data is delivered securely and on time.


Using specialist scanners we scan aperture cards and convert them to high-res digital images including PDF, TIFF and JPEG.

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We index data based on numbers, titles and issue numbers. Although we can index any sized volume, this indexing method can be scaled for large volumes making it easy to find your needle in the haystack.

data delivery


The final data can be delivered to our customers via our secure download portal, USB stick/hard drive or an optical disk (CD/DVD).  

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Save Space With Aperture Card Scanning

Everybody wants to save space where they can. But, before you start investing in the latest foldaway furniture, take a look at those boxes of aperture cards instead.

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Modernise Your Aperture Cards Today

Today, aperture cards are no longer the most convenient way to store large engineering drawings. If you’ve still got drawings stored, scanning them can be the solution you’ve been searching for.

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Why Choose Pearl Scan?

In conjunction with the EN BS ISO 9001:2005, 27001, 14001 and in-house implemented quality, security and compliance procedures allow us to deliver peace of mind scanning services to our client. We are an approved document scanning and data capture scanning service provider to many reputable health, education, manufacturing, financial, logistics etc. organisations.

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Founded in 2003, with almost 15 years of valuable knowledge and expertise in delivering successful document scanning and data capture services through the UK to some of the most reputable and globally known organisations.

We operate from a custom built document scanning and data capture centre, which is built around security, safety and confidentiality. The site is monitored 24hours a day by security and CCTV systems.

The document scanning and data capture bureau is equipped with the state-of-the-art dedicated document, Microfilm media, Books and Large Format Plans scanning and capture technology; catering for a wide range of document types and sizes making us a one-stop service provider for scanning and digital conversion needs . We continually invest in our staff training and latest technology to ensure that we are delivering quality and innovations at all times.

Pearl Scan Group has the infrastructure to provide quick turnaround for urgent document scanning needs to taking on a large volume scanning and conversion of documents, microfilm media, books etc. projects. Our document scanning and data capture service centre always run at 80% of its productivity allowing 20% space and resources for on-demand, ad-hock projects.