- Project plans
- Project activities
- Legislation and standards
- Industry context
Last edited 28 Oct 2020
The term ‘architectural reprography’ refers to the reproduction of graphics through various technical processes, for use by architects, engineers, designers, surveyors, and so on. It refers to the process by which a copy is made on a graphic surface, such as by printing, xerography or photocopying. It may also refer to reproduction in a digital (soft) rather than physical (hard) form, such as by scanning, digital copying or electronic storage in databases.
- Diazo (blueline).
- Electrostatic (xerographic).
- Ink jet.
- Plans, drawings and CAD drawings can be printed in high quality, in colour or monochrome.
- Adhesive graphics can be printed on a variety of adhesive-backed materials.
- Backlit images can be produced on high quality injet printers, for posters or signs.
- Banners cna be printed with a variety of inks on vinyl, fabric or paper in spot-colour or full colour.
- Posters can be produced using a range of substrates and printing options.
- Window graphics can obscure or decorate glazing.
 Find out more
 Related articles on Designing Buildings Wiki
- 3D printing in construction.
- Advanced construction technology.
- Architectural communication.
- Architectural photography.
- Architectural publishing.
- Building information modelling.
- Building wraps.
- Computer aided design.
- Manual drafting techniques.
- Paper sizes.
- Rapid prototyping.
- Site plan.
- Symbols on architectural drawings.
- Types of drawing.
Featured articles and news
America's economic collapse produced scores of PWA Moderne projects.
The benefits of glowing aggregates and cement.
Urgent need for open communication to address mental health issues.
Guidance offered on COVID-19 green recovery, building safety and more.
Providing strength and support above the joists.
Enforcer will test and investigate product safety.
Underfloor air conditioning comes to 24 St James's Square.
Consultation on public right to buy unused public property.
IHBC resource offers improved consistency.
New laws to ‘retain and explain’ historic statues.
The principles and art of the possible. Book review.
From horse and cart to hypermarket.