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Affordable Solution In Various Applications

According to Wim Dessing, managing director of Apex Strip Curtains & Doors, high quality PVC strip curtains offer an affordable solution in various applications where dirt, dust or insects need to be kept out and hygiene, humidity, temperature and noise need to be controlled. Read the rest of this entry »

Range of Solutions to Counter Cold Weather From Apex

Large doorways left open to facilitate easy access in and out of manufacturing and storage facilities often present problems in terms of maintaining a pleasant and comfortable working environment.

Wim Dessing, managing director of Apex Strip Curtains & Doors says that during the winter months and inclement weather it becomes extremely difficult to maintain a constant temperature which often translates into unpleasant working conditions. Read the rest of this entry »

Smart Reset Door

Wim Dessing, managing director of Apex Strip Curtains, says the most important advantage of the heavy duty rapid roll­up Smart Reset door, is that should the side be accidentally dislodged, it will be automatically recovered during the next opening and closing operation.

“The ingenuity of the design is that the side hinges slide along special guides, together with the flexible curtain ends, and should the curtain be accidentally hit, the hinges come off the guides to avoid damage to the flexible curtain,” he explains. The door also incorporates a DSC electronic safety device which will automatically reverse the motion if an obstacle is hit when the door is closing.

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Cut Energy Costs With Quality, Local Strip Curtains

Rocketing electricity prices have placed cost pressures on every sector, making it vital to be efficient when heating or cooling production facilities; high-quality strip curtains help business owners achieve this by providing a thermal seal at main access doorways.

Manufactured by Johannesburg-based Apex Strip Curtains & Doors, this solution allows environmental separation, keeping out hot or cold air, humidity, dust, overspray and smoke, while still affording easy access for staff and vehicles. Read the rest of this entry »

Apex’s Tough Traffic Door Resists Impacts – Beautifully

Standing up to high-impact traffic, while providing effective insulation and remaining attractive, is the reason for the popularity of the heavy-duty Apex SR 9000 traffic door.

Designed and manufactured locally by leading experts Apex Strip Curtains & Doors, the Apex SR 9000 doors boasts remarkable stability. This is because of its patented honeycomb framework and flexible urethane foam insulation. The high-density urethane core also ensures good sound-proofing qualities and renders it lightweight in relation to its strength. Read the rest of this entry »

Enhance Workplace Safety With Strip Curtains

A large percentage of workplace accidents occur at internal entry and exit points as well as at points of transition between various sections in a manufacturing or storage facility.

Wim Dessing, managing director of Apex Strip Curtains & Doors, says that by ensuring optimum visibility, the risks associated with the movement of vehicular traffic can be substantially reduced. “The use of transparent general purpose strip curtains to cordon off doorways and sections of a plant will go a long way to mitigate against risks and improve safety in the workplace” he says. Read the rest of this entry »

Smart Reset Roll Up Door Repairs Itself

In the fast-paced manufacturing sector where the bottom line depends on fast turnaround and minimal downtime, the self-repairing characteristics of the Smart Reset door  have set a new industry standard.

Available from Apex Strip Curtains, use of this innovative heavy duty rapid roll-up door means less door maintenance with subsequent savings in cost and time. Wim Dessing, managing director of the company, says the most important advantage of this robust high speed door is that should the side be accidentally dislodged, it will be automatically recovered during the next opening and closing operation.

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Optimum Safety with Apex Safety Screens

Apex Welding and Safety Screens are made from a specially formulated P.V.C. material and provide optimum safety in workshop environments where harsh ultra-violet light and dangerous u.v. radiation occurs during welding and grinding processes.

This locally manufactured safety screen incorporates a heavy-duty ultra-violet light absorber, which safely contains all u.v. radiation in the curtained off area enhancing safety in the environment and providing a high level of protection for workers in close proximity to welding and grinding activities. Read the rest of this entry »

Seal Doorways Before the Heat of Summer Hits

With summer on the horizon, companies with large doorways that allow easy access will have to find a way of maintaining the indoor temperature to ensure comfortable working conditions.

Wim Dessing, managing director of Apex Strip Curtains, and the South African pioneer of the use of flexible PVC strips in a number of industrial applications says that it is important to deal with a reputable company when selecting the most appropriate option to do this. Read the rest of this entry »

Increasing Productivity With Apex Strip Curtains

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With ever more pressure being placed on manufacturing operations to remain competitive, focus is being directed to ensuring an operational environment that is conducive to the production of consistently high quality products and a reduction in wastage. Among the factors that influence this is employee working conditions as this impacts directly on issues such as quality and productivity. Read the rest of this entry »