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Nassau & IDE Joint Partnership on £50m Expansion Project

UK Group Companies Nassau Industrial Doors and Industrial Door Engineering have formed a formidable partnership in delivering major works within the new £50m JCB Factory Development in Staffordshire, England.

Nassau were awarded an order for 18no. fast acting insulated roller shutter doors and 2no. Dynaco rapid roll doors from main contractor McLaren Construction.

The roller shutters, which were manufactured and installed by Industrial Door Engineering were approved by the project architects and deemed to be the most appropriate product for the type of operation JCB are planning for this new JCB Cab assembly production facility.

Nassau specialist electrical engineers are now wiring and commissioning the roller shutter doors and the rapid roll doors which are programmed to work via. Induction loop systems and incorporate all necessary safety features to prevent operational accidents.

Parklea Correctional Centre Expansion

Parklea Correctional Centre, located in western Sydney, is a 900 bed maximum security prison that is being expanded to hold an extra 150 inmates.

The project is part of the NSW Government’s $3.8 billion plan to add 7,000 new beds to the correctional system in NSW.

Working with construction company Hansen Yuncken, group company Lietzke Security has been on the project for the past (18) months manufacturing and installing the high security windows and doors on the project.

Mitre 10 Berrinba – Queensland

Mirage Doors as engaged by CIP Constructions (QLD) have provided Roller Shutter solutions for the Mitre 10 Distribution Centre located in Berrinba, Logan. The 30,000m2 Warehouse and Dangerous Goods Store Facility has been fitted out with 18 Mirage Series S100 Roller Shutters.

These Roller Shutters have been installed for applications in General Warehousing and Loading Dock requirements. The shutters are powder coated on both sides in Dulux- Monument.

Dover Roller Shutters Get Seal of Approval

UK Group Company Dover Roller Shutters are world renowned for their range of aluminium shutters for vehicles, ranging from high specification shutters for fire fighting vehicles, across to more basic shutters for box van body applications.

However, the market leading N35 aluminium shutter has a number of other situations where it becomes the ‘go to’ product.

Capital Kiosk provide a wide range of kiosks throughout the UK and one such application is for vending stalls at holiday seaside resorts.

As can be seen from the photographs, the Dover N35 shutters on the kiosk at Ilfracombe Pier have been enhanced with a number of impressive decals.

Another example of the wide range of uses for the Dover Roller Shutters products.

The Glen Shopping Centre – Melbourne

As work continues on the $490 million dollar redevelopment of The Glen Shopping Centre Mirage Doors continue to update shopfronts and provide new doors for new stores entering the shopping centre with a range of products to suit individual needs. These products include solid SD folding closures for increased security at Artisan Home, Glass infill SD folding closures for higher class finish for Endota Spa, Custom Fiesta Door stacking system for Beauty and Brow, Powder coated and Anodised finish SD closures, and Series 3 roller shutters.

Liverpool Mazda – Sydney

Austral Monsoon installed two AB100 Bi-fold counterweight doors fully glazed with grade A safety glass at the newly opened Liverpool Mazda, 30km south-west of Sydney. Austral Monsoon worked closely with Farindon Constructions and their architect to provide an eye-catching entrance to Mazda’s new $12 million showroom.

The project also included a 6m wide 2-hour fire rated roller shutter and 3 hand operated steel roller shutters.

Zagame – Melbourne

For anyone travelling on the Tullamarine Freeway from the airport to Melbourne city they would recognise the iconic Zagame Autobody building adjacent to the freeway.

The Zagame Automotive Group is one of Australia’s pre-eminent automotive retail organisations, representing 14 automotive brands across Melbourne. Zagames’ passion for cars and focus on customer service has enabled them to build a strong business that is privileged to represent some of the world’s most desirable automotive brands such as Alfa Romeo, Aston Martin, Audi, Ferrari, Fiat, Lamborghini, Lotus, Maserati, McLaren, Morgan and Rolls-Royce.

Group company Airport Doors supplied and installed two large vertical lift doors for Metro Fire Builders as part of the continued development of the autobody business. The choice of using Airport Doors for these doors was subsequent to the installation of a specialised Bifold door in 2017 that was designed to match the external slope of the glass façade. Airport Doors was chosen due to having a reputation for delivering products that meet high architectural standards.

Annual UPS Run Begins

Production has started for the 2019 run of Igloo Trailers by Kentucky Trailer Manufacturing for UPS. The trailers are an integral part of UPS’s airfreight operations. The run this year is about 15% larger than last year with 1740 doors to be delivered between the last week in May and the first week of July.

The Air Cargo door is an aluminum extruded panel door which goes overhead and does not coil. It can be used with the 1” or 2” track set up. Diamond has used this door on several other projects to include container doors for the United State Marine Corps. It is versatile and light weight.

Seattle Washington – Ambulance Shutters

Dover Roller Shutter is supplying a local ambulance manufacturer with roller shutters to cover opening of their ALS (Advance Life Support) & BLS (Basic life Support) cabinets.

These doors have to be strong enough to withstand impacts, have to be easy to operate, and quiet when the vehicle is in transit. They have to be see through so the medic can locate equipment without operating the door.

Dover, taking advantage of our CNC capabilities, slotted each slat and created individual windows in each of the slats. Once the slots are created the clear Lexan is inserted into the slats.

The ambulance manufacturer is just finishing up a run of 16 trucks for the city of Seattle Washington.

Fisher & Paykels – Western Australia

Anvil Doors have recently completed the manufacture and installation of fourteen roller shutters to Fisher & Paykels new distribution centre located in Hazelmere, Perth. The fourteen new roller shutters form part of the newly constructed, state of the art distribution centre that comprises of 9,900 sqm of warehouse space and approximately 420sqm of office space.
All fourteen roller shutters were motorised with perforated slats to allow natural light and airflow to the warehouse floor. Six of the fourteen roller shutters were located in the loading dock zone of the new facility. The shutter motors, manufactured by Grifco, were easily integrated with hydraulic dock levellers control systems.

Georgiou Group (the head contractor) were pleased with the quality of the product and the speed in which Anvil Doors manufactured and installed all fourteen roller shutters. Anvil Doors completed the manufacture and installation of all 14 roller shutters within 5 weeks from contract award. Another quality project successfully completed by the Anvil Doors team.