Founded in 1983, Jewers Doors Limited is a family run, privately owned business with its headquarters in a 2,400 square metre, modern factory in Bedfordshire. Around 50 staff are employed to design and manufacture aircraft hangar doors and specialist industrial doors, which combine the most up-to-date concepts and technologies.
Internationally recognised as the world leader for aircraft hangar doors, more than half of Jewers Doors' sales are overseas, mainly to Europe and the Middle and Far East. The other 50 per cent of business comes mainly from companies in the UK.
Esavian Aircraft Hangar Doors
The name Esavian dates back almost a century, with some of the largest aircraft hangar doors in the world bearing the name. As a result of continuous development, Esavian doors now incorporate sophisticated control systems, advanced safety features and are increasingly 'green' in terms of environmental impact. Each door is custom designed to the clients' specific requirements.
Esavian Type 126 Aircraft Hangar Door
The Type 126 is the most popular and cost-effective Esavian aircraft hangar door in the range. These bottom-rolling sliding doors have a steel frame and can accept any glazing or cladding system (or combination thereof).
They can also include in-built personnel and truck doors. Type 126 doors have an unlimited opening width and a maximum height of 40 metres, although this can be increased in certain instances.
Esavian Type 127 Aircraft Hangar Door
The Type 126 incorporates the robust composite panels from the Jewers Doors Phoenix range, providing visually appealing, modular leaves.
The Esavian Type 127 aircraft hangar door has an unlimited width and a maximum height of 12 metres, making it the perfect choice for large vehicle openings and smaller aircraft hangars.
Esavian Type 1200 Aircraft Hangar Door
The Type 1200 bottom rolling, folding aircraft hangar door is widely recognised for its longevity and durability. Type 1200 doors installed more than 50 years ago are still in use today.
It has been specifically designed for use in tall openings, up to 18 metres in height, and because the leaves can fold clear of the opening the Type 1200 is ideal when stacking space is at a premium.
Esavian Flatfold Aircraft Hangar Door
The insulated, bottom rolling, steel Flatfold aircraft hangar door is suited to openings around 30 metres wide and eight metres high. No load-bearing portal frame is required because the door weight is taken on the floor.
Designed for medium-size aircraft and large helicopter hangars, the doors fold into small bunches, leaving the opening clear so as not to compromise on hangar space.
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High Performance Security Doors
The Phoenix range of insulated sliding folding doors are designed for all manner of vehicle openings, including fire and ambulance stations and helicopter hangars The Phoenix range of insulated sliding folding doors are designed for all manner of vehicle openings, including fire and ambulance stations and helicopter hangarsJewers Doors Limited was established in 1983 by Nigel Jewers, constructing a small range of modern insulated folding doors. The business now employs over 50 staff and has an annual turnover in the region of £5 million.
The business is run from a purpose built 2,400 square metre, modern factory in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire - just north of central London. They ship their doors all over the world, with around 50% of products exported to the Far and Middle East as well as mainland Europe. The rest of the business comes mainly from companies in the UK.
High Performance Doors Jewers Doors can be specially developed to help protect people and property from environmental and man-made threats.
The High Performance Doors can help reduce noise during a blast and come in a range of sizes - from personnel doors to vehicle access.
Acoustic Door Whether it's a vertical lifting personnel door or or a bi-folding aircraft hanger door, all acoustic doors feature the unique Acoustic Matrix System which can reduce noise levels by up to 48dB.
The bi-fold doors have been laboratory tested to reduce noise by 35dB, while the straight sliding door have been test to provide 45dB noise reduction.
Blast Resistant Door Jewers Doors have been producing blast resistant doors for many years, with the existing range at the cutting edge of technology. The doors can resist shock pressure up to 10,000KN/m2 (1450psi) and can be integrated with a high security locking system.
The doors are available in single and double leaf sliding, side hinged, folding and bi folding configurations with additional features such as blast proof glazing and fire assessments checks.
High Security Door The Warrior straight sliding door is designed for openings of any width and up to 26m high, while the Samurai folding door can accommodate openings of up to 8m in height and 30m in width.
The doors have been tried and tested by SSG to withstand terrorist attacks - using high speed disc saws, large jemmies and oxyacetylene torches (hooligan bars). They have been approved to SEAP Class 2 and 3.
Phoenix Folding & Sliding Doors The Phoenix range of folding and sliding doors are designed to accommodate a multitude of applications with a maximum height of 6m.
The doors can be designed to open electrically or by hand, depending on specific requirements and are constructed from Jewers Doors unique rigid composite panel system - giving protection against the harshest of applications while keeping a strong architectural appeal.
Swift Door The Swift door is a fast acting, bi fold, side hung door perfectly suited to applications where speed of operation, security, safety and reliability are of upmost importance.
Available in 7 leaf configurations - any combination of 1,2 or 3 leaves hinged to one or both jambs, the automatic option only takes 7 seconds to open fully no matter what the size. In the event of a power failure or for the hand held option, access if given in as little as 2 seconds.
Osprey Door The Osprey door is ideally suited to wider openings, with its robust design and modern appearance. Electrically powered doors are available in widths up to 20 metres, while hand operated doors have unlimited width potential.
Sealed for life with self-lubricating guides and hinges, the Osprey door has been rigorously tested for more than 1/4 million continuous operations, ensuring years of reliable service.
Kingfisher Door The Kingfisher straight sliding door system can be custom made to accommodate any opening up to 6 metres in height.
It is available as a top-hung or bottom rolling system with power or manual operation, sliding on 1 or multiple tracks. Roller shutter tailgates can be incorporated for high tail aircrafts.
Bespoke Door Solutions Jewers Doors can design and make a door to your exact requirements: they can be fitted with the latest safety features to comply with European Standard BS EN13241:2003 or come with cladding to suit the building.
With years of experience behind them, no matter what your requirements, Jewers Doors are confident they can find the right door solution for you.
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