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  • Slide 1 - Industrial Doors

    Total peace of mind

    Specifying an industrial door from a dhf member is your safeguard that it is reliable and safe

  • Slide 2 - Industrial Doors

    A range of solutions

    From sectional overhead doors to fire-resisting shutters, dhf members can help you

About Industrial Doors & Rolling Shutters

Industrial Doors are commonly used on commercial and industrial properties, such as warehouses, fire stations and factories to provide access for vehicles and goods. They come in various sizes and types which include sectional, roller, or high speed. Each type has its specific features and is selected for characteristics such as its durability, usage, insulation, speed of opening, security, and ventilation.

Security rolling shutters are used to secure commercial property such as retail outlets. There main purpose is to provide extra protection, particularly to large shop front windows and are in common usage in shopping centres and high streets. They are also used for security on bars and catering areas and are increasingly used at sports grounds and entertainment locations.

It is important to specify the correct industrial door or shutter depending on the requirements, if you need help or advice contact a dhf member of the Industrial Door Group who can offer their expertise.


Owners responsibilities

It is essential that a regular maintenance programme is in place for all industrial doors and rolling shutters.

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A wide range of publications are available to download or view online including best practice guides and technical documents.

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dhf training

dhf  launched the Industrial Door training courses in 2016. Today the Level 2 Award in Safety + Level 4 Award in Legislation combined course is a condition of membership, all members of dhf who operate in Industrial Doors undergo training.

The 2-day combined course is aimed at owners, managers, and supervisors who are responsible for legal compliance within their garage door companies.

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Latest news

01 December 2023

DHF urges caution regarding gate and barrier safety following fatality

DHF is urging caution with regards to gate and barrier safety, following the death of a Weston's Cider employee due to a barrier crash.

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23 November 2023

DHF launches new Security & Emergency Exit Doorsets course

Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) has announced that it will be launching a new course entitled Security & Emergency Exit Doorsets (non-fire)

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