GATF


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GATF

(Graphic Arts Technical Foundation, Sewickley, PA, www.gain.net) A membership organization for the printing and graphics arts industries. Founded in 1924 as the Lithographic Technical Foundation, GATF supports offset lithography and other mechanical press technologies as well as the digital printing industry. GATF publishes its own books and provides consulting services and hands-on training. In 1999, it merged with the Printing Industries of America (PIA) association, which was founded in 1887. The combined website is known as the Graphic Arts Information Network (GAIN), a portal to the graphics arts industry.
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Yule, J.A.C (2000): Principles of Color Reproduction, GATF Press, ISBN: 088362222X, Sweinckley Tab.
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The Uruguay Round of GATF was negotiated over a seven-year period; the results have contributed to the growth in world merchandise trade.
Seal oversees PIA's fivemember marketing department as well as the three-person marketing department at GATF. As she explains, PIA's primary focus is on providing management tools for the printing industry.
Printing Industries of America (PIA)/ Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (GATF)
Stevenson, D.: Hendbook of Printing Processes, GATF Pittsburg, 1994
International Paper (IP), Stamford, Connecticut, USA announced that an independent panel of judges has named Hammermill Color Copy Gloss paper an innovative technology, worthy of the prestigious 2004 InterTech Award given by Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (GATF), Sewickley, Pennsylvania.
The Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (GATF) will be presenting a teachers' conference in conjunction with GRAPH EXPO and CONVERTING EXPO, which are being held September 27-29 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
He is a member of the National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers (NAPIM) and the Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (GATF).
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