Exporting to Poland – N35 Aluminium Vehicle Roller Shutter

Group Company, Dover Vanguard Roller Shutters Ltd of Oldham, United Kingdom has just completed the manufacturing, supply and export of five N35 aluminium vehicle roller shutters to Lock Systems of Poland.

The N35 roller shutters have been fitted to a new Prototype Fire Rescue Service vehicle that will be used as a demonstration vehicle across Poland (as pictured) and was marked by a visit to Poland to show the ease of use and fitting of the N35 to Lock Systems as well as discuss future projects between the two companies.




Exporting to Norway – Stainless Steel Roller Shutters

Group Company, Dover Vanguard Roller Shutters Ltd of Oldham, United Kingdom has just secured an export order to Norway for forty 316 Marine Grade Stainless Steel Roller Shutters to Metallteknikk of Sandnes, Norway.

The shutters will be used to form fire hose cabinets which will be fitted across the Norwegian Rail Infrastructure in 2014-2015. Dover Vanguard will be visiting Norway in late October to discuss this venture as well as future plans and ideas that can be used in the R and D of developing new products for their customers across the globe.


Isle of Anglesey County Council sign new 3 year servicing deal with IDE

Group Company, Industrial Door Engineering Ltd of Cheshire, United Kingdom have just secured a brand new 3 year servicing contract with Isle of Anglesey County Council that will run from 1st October 2014 to 31st March 2017.

The contract will see the installation of 29 Fire Rated Roller Shutters across the island over the period in schools as well as the servicing and repair of all Roller Shutters and Industrial Doors in council managed infrastructures.

The contract was won by Tim Joyce, Service Contracts Manager and work has already started on the servicing aspect of the new deal.

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Mirage Doors Acquisition

The AM Group announced on 10 September 2014 that it had acquired the Mirage Doors business in Australia.

Mirage Doors has been in business since 1966 and is a manufacturer, supplier and installer of commercial and industrial door products.  Mirage Doors has strong brand recognition in the construction market.  It was the primary developer of door products and systems for the shop fitting market in Australia.  Mirage Doors enjoys a strong dealer and reseller base across Australia particularly in regional areas.

The Directors of the AM Group see great strategic benefits with the acquisition of Mirage Doors.  Mirage Doors offers access to distribution channels and markets that have not been traditional areas of business for the Austral Monsoon or Ansa Doors businesses.  Mirage Doors provides a range of new products for the AM Group.  Further geographical exposure particularly with Queensland based manufacturing will also assist AM Group to provide national exposure for its brands and products and assist its customers that have national presence.

mirage-logo-1The Mirage Doors name and brand will continue to operated and developed by the AM Group in Mirage’s traditional markets.