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Fire resistant glass doors for Heathrow Airport

As part of the development of the Personal Shopper area at Heathrow Airport by Thomas Interiors, we recently manufactured and installed an SG20 fire resistant glass door and decorative screens to the shop frontage. Supplied to us by Vetrotech Saint-Gobain, the glass on this project is visually striking, with a graceful pattern flowing across the

Fire resistant glazed doors for The Angel Hotel

The Angel Hotel, Bury St Edmunds, has recently carried out major refurbishments to the restaurant and bar areas. As part of this prestigious project, we worked closely with the architects, Beanland Associates, to arrive at a specification for large fire resistant glass doors. The doors were to be fire resistant to EI30, and mostly held

Frameless glass entrance doors for Gunby Hall

We were recently approached by a local building and joinery firm, working on a refurbishment project for the National Trust at Gunby Hall near Spilsby. We were asked to manufacture and install a new frameless glass GL15 entrance door to the shop. The architect requested a frameless glass double doorset within side screens and a

School doors for Special Educational Needs

A breakthrough in doors for schools with Special Educational Needs At DoorTechnik we continue to develop relationships with several providers of SEN facilities throughout the country. The Head teacher from one such facility in Kent contacted us and asked us to develop internal classroom doors that were both functional and aesthetically pleasing. Using the fundamentals

Glass doors for dental surgery

We were recently commissioned to design and manufacture a series of doors for a local dental surgery. As part of the refurbishment, we were asked to provide new glass doors for the main entrance and lobby areas, fire rated glass doors for the surgery rooms, administration and staff areas, as well as stainless steel balustrades for

Summer security tips

With so many of us about to head off to even sunnier climes, it’s time to consider home security. Summertime means many people are on holiday and leaving their homes for prolonged periods; using our security knowledge we’ve put together tips to help you have a stress-free and safe holiday. Here are our 10 top

What is a security door?

DoorTechnik is a leading UK manufacturer of security doors, but what makes a door secure and safe for those who use it? All doors provide some level of security, but when increased security is demanded it is best to choose a specially designed security door. Steel doors Steel doors provide the best levels of security,

G15 installation video coming soon

We are pleased to announce that we are currently filming a G15 steel door installation video with Andrew Deptford from Bright Spark Studio – www.brightsparkstudios.com The video will be completed in the coming weeks, so look out for further details on our social media and website. Here’s a couple of shots from the

Fire testing our doors

DoorTechnik is dedicated to designing and manufacturing safe and secure doors. We aim to send at least one of our doorsets to Exova Warringtonfire each year for extensive fire testing. In April, we will be sending new arrangements of our G15 doorset to Exova Warringtonfire to be tested for fire safety. What is a fire

Working with local councils to provide better public conveniences

DoorTechnik puts innovation at the heart of everything we do. We want to create quality products which help ensure that buildings are safe and secure. Since 2008, we’ve been working with local councils to develop a range of steel toilet doors which help protect public conveniences from vandalism, and also provide an additional income stream.