Series 1 for Coles Express/McDonald’s Guildford

Group company Mirage Doors has recently completed the supply and installation of two “Series 1” Aluminium Roller Shutters for the new Coles/McDonald’s in Guildford.

The shutters are electrically operated by tube motors which are concealed in the roller drum for a compact and neat appearance.

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New Truck for Bankstown City Council

Group company Austral Monsoon has recently completed the supply and installation of 3 Monsoon 2EA Aluminium Roller Shutters to a new service truck for Bankstown City Council.

The shutters were manufactured and fitted in house and feature rear mounted rollers for easy operation whilst maximising internal utility.

The two side shutters were finished in a Dulux “Shoji White” whilst the rear roller shutter was finished in an a natural anodising.

Austral Monsoon, together with the AM group is the global leader in roller shutters for automotive applications, offering the largest range of engineered and custom fabricated products.

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A bumper month for NASSAU

Group company, NASSAU Industrial Doors of Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom has had another bumper month with orders for 70 bespoke doors being secured across the UK.

Senior Sales Executive, Nick Wright has rekindled NASSAUs relationship with Gallagher Group and secured an order for 15 NASSAU overhead sectional doors and 20 steel hinged personnel doors.

Technical Sales Executive, Rob Spooner has obtained an order to supply all doors for a new Aston Martin dealership in Bristol, the contract with Square One Construction sees an order for 2 NASSAU overhead sectional doors, 2 Dynaco high speed doors and 5 steel hinged personnel doors.

Southern Sales Executive, Matt Bayford has secured an order for a new BMW car dealership in Worthing for BDB Design & Build which includes 12 high speed spiral doors, 3 NASSAU overhead sectional doors, 2 fire rated roller shutters and 9 steel hinged personnel doors.

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Home HQ Upgrade – Nunawading

Group company Ansa Doors has just completed the manufacture and installation of six sets of Electrically Operated Shop Front Roller Shutters for a building upgrade at Home HQ Nunawading Victoria.

Ansa installed the “E87″ Clearvision Polycarbonate roller shutters with conceal mounted tubular motors and controlled with wall mounted key switches. The wide entrance spans resulted in Ansa installing removable center mullions in order to split the doors into pairs.

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Making a secure playtime with IDE

Group company, Industrial Door Engineering Ltd of Cheshire, United Kingdom have helped to make a primary school play area more secure with the manufacture and fitting of four 2850mm x 2280mm Single Phase Tube Motor Roller Shutters and one Steel Hinged Personnel Door at the School in Crewe.

Contacted by the contractors, Haslington Primary School had requested a secure area to their new outdoor play area that would allow them to lock away equipment when it wasn’t in use. Industrial Door Engineering manufactured a series of roller shutters to achieve this aim and finished them off with a Signal Blue colour (RAL5005) powder coating. The contract was overseen by lead Sales Executive Jeff Baldwin.

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Secure Parking Shutters for Manchester

Group company, Industrial Door Engineering Ltd of Cheshire, United Kingdom has just completed the manufacture and installation of a new 4150mm x 5000mm high Electrically Operated Roller Shutter for APH Parking Manchester.

APH previously had an IDE Roller Shutter on their offsite airport parking location near Manchester Airport and after constant use 24 hours a day, 7 days a week it was beginning to show signs of use! Sales Executive Antony Faloona attended the site and reviewed the best way to replace the existing door with a new solution.

Shown in the photographs are the original door and the fresh new door that was installed on time and on budget. The door was commissioned and up and running ready to welcome the first cars arriving and leaving the secure parking facility later that same day.

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Dover Vanguard at Transport.CH

November saw group company, Dover Vanguard Roller Shutters travel to the record breaking Transport.CH show in Bern, Switzerland to talk with current customers and explore new opportunities.

Transport.CH is held every two years and this year’s event went down in history for breaking the total number of visitors attending the show at 33,864 people over the 4 days. They came in their droves from all over Europe and beyond to meet the 249 exhibitors at the impressive BERNEXPO fairgrounds.

Dover Vanguard had the chance to meet some of our European customers and discuss how we can help their supply chains in the coming year as well as introduce our products and service to a number of new companies in the Commercial Vehicle Industry.

“It’s a great show and one that helps to show the changing markets in Europe.” Said Garry Cannon, Senior Sales Executive at Dover Vanguard, “The changes in the roles that the Commercial Vehicle builders are playing in the development of the market has increased drastically since 2013 and it was a great opportunity to see just where the Dover Vanguard product fits into this process.”

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Dover Vanguard helps get Prototype Ready for Recovery

Group Company, Dover Vanguard Roller Shutters of Oldham, United Kingdom have helped to produce a new prototype civil recovery vehicle by supplying three N35 Aluminium Roller Shutters to Pick-Up Systems.

The new prototype will be used during testing by one of the largest civil recovery companies in Staffordshire, with plans to bring the new design into full production later in 2016 featuring the Dover Vanguard N35 across the range.


Austral Monsoon Completes Aldi Jesmond Shopfront

Group company Austral Monsoon has recently completed another Aldi project, this time at Stocklands Shopping Centre Jesmond.

Working with FDC Construction and Fitout, Austral Monsoon supplied two E85 Aluminium “Panorama” roller shutters. The doors were manufactured and installed to Aldi specification which includes full curtain slotting and emergency battery backup operation.