High speed doors are designed to save you time and money with their superior durability, energy efficiencies, and substantially higher speeds over standard sectional or overhead coiling doors. With open speeds ranging from 36” to 100” (3-8 ft) per second, entry and exit through doorways can be done quickly, improving productivity and reducing energy costs, making them ideal for use in high-volume traffic areas.
These commercial fabric or vinyl roll-up doors help control exposure to dust, pollution, insects or birds, noise, and temperature differences during both the summer and winter months. By controlling your working environment, it helps improve employee comfort and productivity, as well as increase energy efficiency by controlling and maintaining the internal building and/or area temperature.
Styles can vary depending on the model you choose, including solid, mesh, or with clear panels or windows for increased visibility. Some models will even allow you to switch out the panels, depending on the season. For instance, in the summer, you can use mesh panels that let in more air, whereas, in winter, you can use solid ones to prevent that cold wind from coming in.
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Ideal Applications for High-Speed Doors
High-speed doors can be used in a variety of places. Some of the most common places you will find these type of doors is:
- Interior & Exterior Door Openings
- Loading Docks
- Coolers & Freezers
- Food Processing Facilities
- Parking Garages
As you can see, many places can benefit from high-speed doors.
Internal Door Use
High-speed doors are perfect for providing environmental separation for manufacturing areas, freezer and cold storage areas, food processing areas, clean rooms, and machine protection areas.
Different areas require different environmental controls, and by separating them with a commercial high-speed door, you can control the environment within each area.
Exterior Door Use
Quick up and down speeds make industrial high-speed doors ideal for high-traffic entrances to business, allowing for materials and personnel to flow in and out of your facility quickly and easily. Models with windows or clear panels will allow for natural light to come in.
Benefits of High-Speed Doors
Energy Efficient – vinyl roll-up doors open and close quicker than traditional sectional overhead doors.
Increased Productivity – the speed at which they open and close reduce the amount of idol time with shorter interruptions.
Reduced Maintenance Costs – with fewer moving parts, maintenance costs and time are lower.
Improves Worker Safety – windows and clear panels allow for improved visibility for forklift traffic.
Improved Working Environment – help to keep out unwanted insects, birds, and other pests.
Increased Security – because of quick up and down speeds, you can keep the door closed during business hours, which helps deter theft and vandalism.
With a wide range of door styles and speeds available, Authority Dock and Door can help you find the right door high-speed door for your specific application and budget.
High-speed doors can be used indoors or outdoors to enhance productivity and efficiency while controlling work environments. When used indoors, these doors can help create work zones and maintain the temperature. High-speed doors used outdoors offer better security and increased productivity due to their speed and ease of use.
Let Authority Dock & Door Help With All Your High-Speed Door Needs
A high-speed door can help keep your building safe and secure. Authority Dock & Door is an industry leader in providing top-quality doors at affordable prices. We can meet all your needs – whether a new installation or maintenance on an existing door – we’re ready to help with any commercial door needs you may have.