8 Case Studies

Case Studies


Building Adhesives Choose Klimate for High Speed Door Requirements

Building Adhesives Choose Klimate for  High Speed Door Requirements When Building Adhesives were looking to replace a high speed door and install a new one at the entrance to their tile adhesive warehouse they needed to find a solution which was both economical and also allow quick access for their warehouse staff. Research and recommendation led them to contact Klimate the high speed door division of BID Group Ltd.      Chris Halsall, Technical Sales Manager at Bid Group visited Building Adhesives site and following a full survey of the area two new Klimate Ardent Doors were manufactured and fitted within…


GA Pet Food Partners Invest in Numerous High Speed Doors

When Roger Bracewell purchased his tractor driven extruder in 1992 to turn the wheat grown on his family’s farm into a simple dog food, little could he have imagined that, 25 years later it would employ 350 people over two sites, and export their goods throughout Europe and beyond. As the business grew over the years, technology has improved, and procedures have changed. There was the need to install high speed doors on some of the exterior openings to the production facility to help prevent ingress of pests as well as controlling the ambient temperature of the facility. The company…


Big Bear Invest In Klimate Doors

Based in Blackburn, Lancashire industrial capital sits Big Bear Confectionery. Although still functional and operational the decision was made to invest in making the manufacturing process faster and more efficient while at the same time reducing cross contamination between products. Part of this project was to create a one way system through the process room with the aid of 2 of Klimate's high speed doors made by Klimate are bespoke Big Bear stated that they would like to be able to see outside of the room at all times so the doors were constructed with the top half completely transparent…


Karro Foods - Investing In High Speed Door Technology

Karro Food Group is a relatively new business built on longstanding foundations. Karro was launched as a privately owned company in January 2013 following the purchase of Vion Food Group’s UK pork division by private equity company Endless and Karro’s existing management team. They are headquartered in Malton, North Yorkshire, and employ circa 3,000 people across their national operations.   Karro Food Group is one of Britain’s leading pork processors. They supply fresh pork, cured and cooked meats such as bacon and ham to retail, foodservice and manufacturing customers across the UK. They operate through integrated farming, slaughter and processing…


Trevon – Investing in their future with High Speed Doors.

Trevon Industrial Finishers Ltd, based in Colne just outside of Burnley is a family run business which is celebrating their 40th anniversary in 2015 and is a service first partner of Akzo Nobel. Run by father and son; Trevor and Jon Crabtree the business is experiencing significant growth and investment.                               For a number of years their factory unit has been subject to the elements and in particular the wind due to its location adjacent to the Lancashire Pennines. They have toyed with solutions including strip curtains and various door types but nothing has provided a sufficient long…