STEP-BY-STEP SUPPORT THROUGH THE

PUBLICATION PROCESS

process Our experienced staff can balance your ideas against time and resource constraints to craft an optimal workflow for quality publications. Regardless of the size of your project, we’re here to help define your needs and establish a customizable action plan to meet them. We use our expertise to coordinate tasks among authors, editors, compositors, and printers to make your vision a reality. We streamline your workflow from the beginning, helping you set (and beat) deadlines, develop best practices, and compile style guides, depending on your project requirements. Our in-house staff are responsive peer review experts, familiar with a broad range of peer review management platforms. We can adapt to your preferred platform and workflow — and, if you are interested in considering a new platform, we’re available for consultation, training, and support. Our staff excels at taking your raw material and making it print- or display-ready. We offer every level of technical and developmental copyediting, from extremely light clean-up to thorough rewrites, all while adhering to the style guidelines of your choice. We expertly handle page layout and project-specific formatting, proof generation and review, and revisions and corrections. We offer complete and competitive composition services for books and journals, XML conversion, and ebook deliverables. We have worked in both print and digital arenas and can ensure your finished product meets the demands of either medium. Whatever format you desire (books, journals, monographs, etc.), we deliver!
Our experienced staff can balance your ideas against time and resource constraints to craft an optimal workflow for quality publications. Regardless of the size of your project, we’re here to help define your needs and establish a customizable action plan to meet them.
We use our expertise to coordinate tasks among authors, editors, compositors, and printers to make your vision a reality. We streamline your workflow from the beginning, helping you set (and beat) deadlines, develop best practices, and compile style guides, depending on your project requirements.
Our in-house staff are responsive peer review experts, familiar with a broad range of peer review management platforms. We can adapt to your preferred platform and workflow — and, if you are interested in considering a new platform, we’re available for consultation, training, and support.
Our staff excels at taking your raw material and making it print- or display-ready. We offer every level of technical and developmental copyediting, from extremely light clean-up to thorough rewrites, all while adhering to the style guidelines of your choice. We expertly handle page layout and project-specific formatting, proof generation and review, and revisions and corrections.
We offer complete and competitive composition services for books and journals, XML conversion, and ebook deliverables. We have worked in both print and digital arenas and can ensure your finished product meets the demands of either medium. Whatever format you desire (books, journals, monographs, etc.), we deliver!

25 YEARS OF
PUBLISHING EXPERIENCE

With more than 25 years of practical publishing and editorial experience, Technica delivers excellence and reliability — and has the track record and client list to prove it. Technica provides remote editorial, production and composition, and peer review support in addition to training and consultation. We specialize in working with diverse publishing partners from trade, STM, and scholarly communities.

Technica’s staying power through publishing’s many revolutions affords us a rich understanding of the complete editorial management process: its ups, downs, strengths, and potential pitfalls. When you partner with Technica, you benefit from our hard-won knowledge. And our breadth of experience means that we can help, whether you need support for print or e-pubs, books or periodicals. When you need a complete publishing package with responsive, flexible support and expert advice, Technica is your solution. When you need a complete publishing package, when you need responsive, flexible support, when you need expert advice, Technica Editorial is your solution.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

EDITORIAL AND PRODUCTION SUPPORT

When you need expert editorial and production management of custom publications, turn to Technica. From style guide and manuscript preparation, copyediting, and page layout, to providing web-ready files, the editors at Technica Editorial have experience on both sides of the peer review/production workflow, and keenly understand what elements of a manuscript are required by production in order to expedite publication. Technica Editorial will work efficiently and professionally with editors, authors, compositors, and production staff to eliminate publication delays, enhance your authors’ experience, and meet your deadlines and objectives.

 

Peer Review

We specialize in providing remote support for editorial peer review offices. Our client list includes associations, societies, and commercial publishers, and our team of in-house editors is ready to respond to your editorial support needs. With experience in most peer review management software programs, you can rely on our up-to-date technical expertise to guide you through best practices.

Project Management

Technica handles the total end-to-end management of the editorial and production process. We take a collaborative approach to publishing, working closely with editors, authors, global vendors, and other interested parties. With your vision in mind, we create and follow best practices that work for you. Whatever your level of challenge, Technica is there to help.

Do you already have most of the editorial process covered, and just need a touch of support? We’ll fill in the blanks.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

We believe that great publications are made in the day-to-day operations. Following best practices, relying on knowledgeable in-the-field experts, and providing ongoing training in emerging technologies make Technica stand out from the crowd.

THE TECHNICA ADVANTAGE

Editorial and support services matter — as do the people who provide them.

Every member of the Technica team has acquired a well-rounded knowledge of editorial processes. Our staff are highly educated and passionate about creating great publications from the ground up. With diverse talents and backgrounds, our team is adept at handling multiple projects, prioritizing effectively, and meeting strict deadlines. We pride ourselves on being proactive, resourceful, and collaborative teammates.

Meet Our Team

Our Clients &
Partners

ACS SYMPOSIUM BOOK SERIES

American Cancer Society

AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY

American Osteopathic Association

American Society for Microbiology

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Christophorus – The Porsche Magazine, North American Edition

Materials Research Society

SPRINGER

The Rushlight

THOMSON REUTERS

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Our Services

EDITORIAL AND PRODUCTION SUPPORT

Technica provides dependable, top-tier editorial production support that can be targeted to fit your specific needs.

Editorial Production Services

  • Process and evaluate initial manuscript submissions
  • Provide expert copyediting and developmental editing
  • Supervise composition, proof acquisition, distribution, and review
  • Facilitate author communication, including query resolution and proof checking
  • Incorporate and review author and editor corrections and revised pages
  • Oversee issue building and publication production
  • File conversion to epub, Kindle, mobile pdf

Composition

  • Assist in technical adaptations with managed support for print and online publications: DTD, SGML, and XML file generation
  • Provide services ranging from page design and typesetting to processing complex content and graphics
  • Convert data in any format to the preferred form
  • Produce traditional print pages or electronic deliverables, such as ebooks

PEER REVIEW

Technica specializes in the professional management of journal and book editorial offices. Our remote support team helps you set up, prioritize, and create the effective workflows necessary for smooth office management.

  • Perform initial quality checks on incoming manuscript submissions
  • Adhere to your specific journal formatting and review requirements
  • Exhibit speed, initiative, and professionalism when working with authors, editors, and reviewers
  • Monitor email and daily manuscript tasks
  • Collaborate with editors to select reviewers and make timely decisions
  • Oversee the process, from beginning to end, and communicate relevant developments immediately
  • Work with editors and staff to establish and maintain best practices

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Technica tailors its services to satisfy each project’s unique requirements.

  • Flexible remote staffing for all or selective stages of your publication process
  • Total project management from manuscript to print and digital output
  • Prepare and manage publication style guides
  • Ensure projects are delivered on schedule, in budget, and to specification
  • Develop and maintain relationships with publishers, editors, authors, freelancers, compositors, and printers

CONSULTATION

Technica Editorial provides consultative services across all areas of the publishing and peer review experience. Please contact us for additional details.

We can help.

  • Explore ways to expand your current publishing program
  • Offer an objective and experienced evaluation of your present editorial-production workflow
  • Assist with migrating your journal title to a new peer review platform

Contact Us

Contact Technica Editorial for more information on services and pricing. Please fill out the form below, and we will follow up with you via email to set up a time to discuss your current needs and future goals. Or contact Jack Nestor directly at jack_nestor@technicaeditorial.com. Telephone: (919) 869-7977.

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WANT TO JOIN OUR TEAM?

Technica Editorial appreciates hard-working individuals excited about the written word and dedicated to creating superior publications. Interested? Please review our listing of available positions.