Has your firm been tasked with the design of a Fire Station? In the design of that Fire Station; one of the most important features is the functionality of the apparatus bays and the way in which apparatus enters into & exits the building.
A component of that design inherently calls for a door assembly of some type; and you may have heard the term "Four-Fold" come up in the preliminary design meetings. As is the case behind Jewers' development of it's AIA Continuing Education Courses, to assist your firm in the design considerations of utilizing a Four-Fold door to meet that demand.
While there are indeed many benefits behind the consideration of using a Four-Fold door (some listed below); there are also some implications (i.e. cost, clearances, bay depths, etc.) which need to be fully explored as your design team delves into this endeavor.
With this in mind, Jewers' has developed it's AIA CEU - Fenestration Series; providing your team access to our decades of experience in designing specialized door assemblies.
With today's innovations, Jewers offers some of the top safety features on market for a Four-Fold door!
Four-Fold doors open in as little as 5 seconds; allowing for rapid exit and greater service areas.
Eliminating costly repair items (i.e. tracks & springs) Four-Fold doors actually save on cost of ownership.
Jewers has a team of inhouse designers standing ready to assist your team with the design aspects on your next new construction or renovation!
With a network of service & maintenance dealer / installers; our team is ready to assist from pre-design to post-install.
Four-Fold doors can be configured in a variety of ways; including glazing layouts, finish colors, and operational preferences.