HOW WE CAN HELP YOU

OUR IN-HOUSE STAFF IS YOUR REMOTE SUPPORT RESOURCE.

  • Editorial production for online and print publications
  • Peer review for books and journals
  • Technical and developmental editing and copyediting
  • Training and consultation

PROOF THAT SUPPORT MATTERS

Our goal is to help you achieve yours.

  • Step-by-step support throughout the entire publication process
  • Create, develop, and sustain your reputation for quality
  • Streamline processes to maximize your efficiency
  • Work with staff, editors, authors, compositors, and printers

THE TECHNICA ADVANTAGE

Gain the competitive edge.

  • Diverse, skilled in-house editors
  • STM, trade, and scholarly publishing expertise
  • Long-term reliability with remote support
  • Experience in cultivating best practice processes

HELPING YOU GROW

Immediate solutions to fix staff and budget restraints.

  • Pragmatic, experienced consultants
  • Years of industry knowledge
  • Customizable development and support of your concept
  • Consideration of time, quality, and resources to maximize your workflow

25 YEARS OF PUBLISHING EXPERTISE

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 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.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

EDITORIAL AND PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT

Technica handles the total end-to-end management of the editorial and production process. Whatever your level of challenge, Technica is there to help.

Just need a touch of support? We’ve got you covered. Let Technica handle it.

Services:

  • Total project management from review to print
  • Coordination with editors, authors, compositors, and printers
  • Web and print-ready file management
  • Page layout and formatting
  • Manuscript preparation
  • In-house staff copyeditors

PEER REVIEW MANAGEMENT

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.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

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

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 on-going training in emerging technologies make Technica stand out from the crowd.

OUR TEAM

  • Diverse talents and backgrounds
  • Extensive experience in STM and commercial publishing
  • Professional and confident working with clients, editors, and authors
  • Adept relationship builders
  • Experienced in handling multiple projects, prioritizing effectively, and meeting strict deadlines
  • Proactive, resourceful, collaborative teammates
  • Adaptable, responsive, and flexible

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 details up.

Meet Our Team

Our Clients

ACS SYMPOSIUM BOOK SERIES

American Cancer Society

AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Christophorus – The Porsche Magazine, North American Edition

HarperCollins

JOHN WILEY

Oxford University Press

Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary

SPRINGER

The Rushlight

THOMSON REUTERS

Our Services

Editorial and Production Management

When you need expert editorial and production management of custom publications, turn to Technica. We take an active role in assisting you in the development and management of your project. Let us help you clarify your priorities and create the necessary workflows for impactful, timely publications.

Journal Production Services

  • Prepare and manage publication style guides
  • Process and evaluate initial manuscript submissions
  • Facilitate author communication, query resolution, and proof checking
  • Supervise copyediting, composition, proof acquisition and distribution, and proofing
  • Incorporate and review author and editor corrections and revised pages
  • Oversee issue building and publication production
  • Copyedit manuscripts
  • Employ expert technical and developmental editing

Project Management Services

  • Ensure projects are delivered on schedule, in budget, and to specification
  • Manage freelance editors, compositors, and printers
  • Develop relationships with publishers, editors, authors, freelancers, compositors, and printers
  • Assist in technical adaptations with managed support for print and online publications: DTD, SGML, and XML file generation

Consultation

  • Do you want to expand your current publishing program?
  • Would you like an objective and experienced eye to audit your present editorial-production workflow?
  • Are you thinking of migrating your journal title to a new peer review platform?
  • We can help.

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

Peer Review Support

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

Technica helps journal editors and staff effectively manage their workloads with best practices training and additional flexible support when they need it most.

Our peer reviewer specialists are…

  • Quality control experts: We perform initial quality checks on incoming manuscript submissions.
  • Style gurus: We take the time to learn your specific journal formatting and review requirements.
  • Communication junkies: We are fast, proactive, and professional when working with authors to get every submission ready for the editor’s review.
  • Detail-oriented: We monitor email and manuscript queues daily, so you don’t have to.
  • Collaborative: We work with our editors to select and invite reviewers and streamline processes to produce timely decisions.
  • On your side: We understand the process from all angles, so we’re always happy to advocate on behalf of editors, authors, and reviewers.
  • Your safety net: We monitor the process, from beginning to end, and communicate pertinent developments as they arise, so you’re never blindsided.

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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