Schweiss Doors engineered and built five bifold/strap latch doors to be used at the stadium entrance. Three of these doors measure 29' x 41'5" and the other two were 29'4" x 41'5". Each door is lifted by three 5 h.p. motors and the liftstraps are 6" width. compared to the usual 3" width. The doors, with glass, weigh in at about 28,000 lbs. each.
This awe-inspiring Los Altos, Calif. luxury home will be featured in the Silicon Valley Modern Home Tour, June 9th. The Great Room of the home features a Schweiss 36' x 23' tall glass hydraulic curtain wall door. The entire facade of the home can be opened like an aircraft hangar door. The center of the Great Room has a circular glass-floored dining area cantilevered over a 60 ft. long indoor swimming pool that looks out over the scenic Bay.
Doc B's Fesh Kitchen in Chicago was established to become an extension of your own kitchen. The Gold Coast location features a 16.2 ft. wide x 7.9 3/4 ft. tall Schweiss hydraulic glass designer door equipped with electric photo eye sensors. The door opens to an outside dining area which seats 20 customers.
The bar opens to outdoor restaurant seating. Two Schweiss custom-made bifold liftstrap glass doors open up to the outside. One door is 24ft. wide x 7 ft 1" and the other bifold door, 24ft. wide x 3ft. 7". The doors are clad in glass, giving an unobstructed view of a plaza and garden area outside in all types of weather and allow a significant amount of light in to brighten up the bar and dining areas.
A lot of thought went into choosing the doors for the hangar homes. Two sets of Schweiss Bifold liftstrap doors, each 45' x 14'9" are at the model residence. The decorative cladding gives them a real designer door look. Building plans offer five residence-style hangars and two commercial-style hangars.
The hangar portion of the home measures 40' x 40'. The Schweiss bifold liftstrap door on the hangar has a clear opening width of 38' and 9' 8.75" in height. It is also equipped with automatic latches, electric photo eye sensors and a remote opener. The blue polycarbonate cladding really brightens up the exterior of the door.
The Schweiss designer doors are each 15.9' wide by 19' tall. The bifold doors in this project are unique in that the top half of the doors is emblazoned with the ICA Watershed logo which overlaps the bottom half and still remains visible with the door partially opened. Translucent polycarbonate cladding also gives the door a glow allowing colors and light from inside the Watershed to show through.
Two custom-mad decorative Schweiss bifold liftstrap designer doors add to the historic look of the builing; one of which is 11' 10" x 11' 11" and another at 11'1" x 10'1." Instead of the conventional metal, glass or wood exterior cladding, these doors have a decorative steel exterior 12 gauge steel cladding that blends in very nicely with the exterior brick of the apartment building and double as security gates for the main walkway into the complex.
This 1956 Greyhound is equiped with hydraulic cylinders to lift and close a 18' x 8' side door and 8' x 9' rear bus door. It serves as a lounge and bar facility at the landmark Bobby Hotel in Nashville, TN. A Schweiss dual-pump system for each door were placed 60 feet away inside the swimming pool mechanical room.
Raven Production Management Co. of New Orleans constucted arena and concert container units that will be in use at several events in the Los Angeles area and across the country. Raven ordered 13 Schweiss 13' x 7' bifold liftstrap doors for these container-building units.
Three Lift Strap Bifold Doors were installed on a sandwich and ice cream shop kiosk on the sidewalk in front of the mayors office in SF.
Building container doors is becoming more and more common for Schweiss Doors. A shipment of four containers, each with 20 ft. x 8 ft. Schweiss hydraulic doors mounted on the top of each container, was shipped to Hancocks Bridge, New Jersey.
This is a Greenhouse with multiple openings done by Schweiss Bifold Doors.
Each of the bifold doors are covered with translucent material.
Radiation-Shielded Bifold Door Designed for Industrial X-Rays North Star Imaging, Inc., a Rogers, Minnesota manufacturer of industrial x-ray systems came to Schweiss for a 40' wide, lead lined door that would be put on a large booth used for x-ray inspections of long metal componenent products to find minute imperfections in the metal or welds.
A typical garage door folds up and back when it is lifted, drastically reducing your garage's available headroom. A Schweiss door will not only free up lost headroom but improve the look of your garage
A custom Schweiss garage door allows you total freedom with the look of your garage. You can apply siding to your door to match the garage and have custom shaped windows built into the door. For a Strong, long-lasting and totally unique look, go with a Schweiss door.