Custom Insulated Impact Traffic Door Popular in Malls

Large expansive malls and shopping centres have become the modern meeting place, replacing the historical marketplace. Since the first mall was established in Kansas City in 1922, these establishments have always needed doors, both in the retail and service areas.

When countries including South Africa started building the megamalls in the 1980s, developers used wooden doors in conventional metal frames to screen unsightly public ablutions located at the rear of the centres. These doors did not withstand the high levels of traffic and needed frequent repair and replacement, making this a costly option.

Next, black rubber flap-type flexible doors with PVC vision panels were used and continue to be used in many industrial applications today. Not only are these unsightly, but these rubber doors are not practical in a mall or shopping centre environment. 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 »

Improved SHEQ standards

Correct product selection and applica­tion is essential for customers to gain the maximum advantage in terms of SHEQ compliance. This is according to Wim Dessing, managing director of Apex Strip Curtains & Doors, who says that the company’s locally manufactured Apex SR 9000 insulated impact traffic door complies with all relevant safety, health, envi­ronment and quality (SHEQ) standards. Read the rest of this entry »

Insulated Traffic Door Makes an Impact

Apex Insulated Doors

The Apex SR 9000 insulated impact traffic door has gained popularity as a door that will give years of dependable service and still look good.

This fully gasketed heavy duty impact swing door is locally manufactured to customers’ specific requirements. Lightweight but robust, the Apex SR 9000 door is engineered to withstand heavy traffic and impact, while maintaining an attractive appearance with minimal maintenance needed. Read the rest of this entry »

SR 9000 Door Provides LH Marthinusen with Stringent Cleanliness Compliance

Since transformers form such a large part of the asset cost structure of the power system, it is critical to their sustainability that the greatest care is taken in their manufacture or repair. LH Marthinusen’s Johannesburg transformer manufacturing and repair facilities needed to ensure that entrance to their winding shop was subjected to a controlled access process to guarantee the highest levels of cleanliness. Read the rest of this entry »