Advertising specifications for the print edition of Pipeline & Gas Journal

Below are the advertising specifications for the print edition of Pipeline & Gas Journal. The closing date for each issue is the 12th of the preceding month for orders, and the 17th of the preceding month for materials. If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact Art Director Sheri Biscardi, biscardi@oildom.com.

2014 Editorial Calendar and Rate Card

File formats
Mac and PC file formats accepted:
.PDF - Optimized for press (preferred format)
.TIFF - 300 dpi resolution
.EPS - 300 dpi resolution
.jpg - 300 dpi resolution

Applications supported:
Adobe CS5:
Acrobat (preferred)
InDesign
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop

The following formats ARE NOT supported for display advertising, photos, or any graphics:
Microsoft Publisher
Microsoft PowerPoint
Word
Word Perfect
Line Screen: 133 lines per inch, 150 maximum. Total density not to exceed 260%.
Color: 4/color refers to Process Color (CMYK). For 2/color please specify Pantone Matching System (PMS) inks.
Publication Trim Size: 7 3/4" x 10 3/4" (197 mm x 273 mm).
Live matter should be 1/4" away from trim. Bleed ads should be 1/8" larger on all sides.

Display Advertising:
2 page spread (bleed):
15.75" x 11" (400mm x 280mm)
2 page spread (trim):
15.5" x 10.75" (393 mm x 273mm)
2 page spread (live):
15" x 10" (381mm x 260mm)
1 page (bleed):
8" x 11" (203mm 280mm)
1 page (trim):
7.75" x 10.75" (197mm x 273mm)
1 page (live area):
7" x 10" (184mm x 260mm)
2/3 page:
4 9/16" x 10" (116mm x 254mm)
1/2 page, spread bleed:
15.75" x 5 1/2" (400mm x 140mm)
1/2 page spread:
15 1/2" x 4 7/8" (369mm x 124mm)
1/2 page, horizontal:
7" x 4 7/8" (178mm x 124mm)
1/2 page, vertical:
3 3/8" x 10" (86mm x 254mm)
1/2 page island:
4 9/16" x 7 1/2" (116mm x 191mm)
1/3 page vertical:
2 1/4" x 10" (57mm x 254mm)
1/3 page square:
4 9/16" x 4 7/8" (116mm x 124mm)
1/4 page:
3 3/8" x 4 7/8" (86mm x 124mm)
1/6 page: 2 1/4" x 4 7/8"
(57mm x 124mm)

Business Card Directory:
Single: 3 3/8'' x 1 7/8'' (86mm x 48mm)
Vertical Double: 3 3/8'' x 3 7/8'' (86mm x 98mm)
Horizontal Double: 6 7/8'' x 1 7/8'' (175mm x 48mm)
Triple: 3 3/8'' x 5 7/8'' (86mm x 149mm)
Horizontal Quad: 6 7/8'' x 3 7/8'' (175mm x 98mm)
Vertical Quad: 3 3/8'' x 7 7/8'' (86mm x 200mm)
Quint: 3 3/8'' x 9 7/8'' (86mm x 251mm)

Sending Files:
Files under 25 mb can be emailed to: biscardi@oildom.com
Mail materials to:
Pipeline & Gas Journal,
1160 Dairy Ashford Rd. #610
Houston, Texas 77079
Attn: Sheri Biscardi