Most types of industrial and commercial door have the potential to be manually operated, powered, or even fitted with an automated system that can prevent anyone having to directly operate the door.
Whether roller shutter door or sectional overhead installation, an important add-on to consider is electric operation and automated opening systems. Many of our customers consider such installations as something of a luxury item but they can offer a range of benefits to all kinds of industrial and commercial businesses when suitably applied.
Our expert team of installations engineers carry out powered opening system and automated opener upgrades to existing doors, and can of course install something suitable to all new installations.
Almost all of our roller shutter doors and folding shutter doors can be automated along with many others. We want to provide ease of access for you, but still keep the high security which we have done for many commercial and industrial properties. No matter the door requirements, be it a sectional overhead door, a fire shutter or one of our many other products; we will provide the best in door automation. Call us today on 0800 0467 942 to speak to the experts in shutter maintenance and door automation.
Electrical powered opening
Any reduction in manual effort is a good thing, and reduces risk of injury to your team. Increasingly, most industrial door installations have powered opening systems added to them, so that at the press of a button, the door is open, which electrical and mechanical systems doing all the hard work. These systems are simple to care for and stay functional for many years as a very cost effective solution for your team’s good health and also the health of the door; smooth electrical operation at a steady pace reduces day to day stresses on the door and the potential for breakdowns.
Automated opening systems
A step up from simple powered operation, automated systems can respond to remote control and various other triggers to open and close themselves. A popular installation to domestic garage doors for anyone who wants to keep out of the rain, these can also be very useful in an industrial or commercial environment where there is a regular flow of traffic, such as a distribution hub or logistics centre. In these situations, doors that can be opened remotely can save a great deal of staff time walking back and forth to the door, but of course also require advanced health and safety efforts to ensure doors aren’t blocked and can also respond automatically to problems such as foreign objects or even people being attached to them, such as an infra-red sensing beam.
Commercial shutters and industrial shutters are all able to be attended when they need maintenance or repairs with our emergency shutter repair service. If the automation systems stop working or if there is damage to the door itself; our experts will be on hand to get to your property to deal with the situation professionally and efficiently. Roller shutter repairs can be required if there is damage inflicted to the door which should not be left unattended. Be it for an industrial shutter repair or a commercial property; we will ensure that we repair all damages and get everything running again while also trying to minimise the disruption to your workplace.
Modern technology can find ways of improving even the simple door! As part of our door installation survey our engineers can advise you on all the options and available and how well they may be applied to your specific property and requirement. To learn more, contact our team today and arrange for a consultation throughout London and Kent.