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100: HELICOPTER HANGAR DOORS

1

I need an estimate for a client that is building a helicopter hangar and he needs a door that has a clear opening of 18' high x46' wide. I would like to see the prices for a one-piece hydraulic and a lift-strap bi-fold door.

2

The Jerseyville, IL hospital is building a hanger for their helicopter. They want a 40' x 18' clearance, and I'm not sure what size that will make the door. Please call with questions.

3

need price for Bi-Fold strap lift automatic latching  doors for an helicopter hangar 40 feets wide X 16 feets hights with four windows 4 frets wide X 2 feets hights. Wind rated door. Shipping to Quebec, Canada.

4

I will be building a MS hanger and wondering if I should have a strap or hydraulic door need 12 foot clearance for a helicopter Dick C

5

I have an helicopter hangar at the Glenwood Springs, Colorado airport with a hydraulic door.  Please advise what needs to be done to put a remote opener on it - thanks in advance.

6

Our client is building a new helicopter hanger and has gotten a quote for one of your doors and will be installing it when the building is up. We are performing a lateral analysis on the building per the building inspectors request. I need to know  information about when the door can be open below certain wind speeds. Are your doors designed to resist wind loading applied from the roof diaphragm? Meaning when the door is closed and pins locked is the door effectively designed as a shear wall? Do you have any literature of technical data on this if so? Thanks for your help.

7

We built a new hangar for our EMS helicopter and Schweiss bi-fold doors were installed. We have to hold the buttons down to operate it in either the up or down position (dead man switch). We have the electric photo eye sensors installed already. I was wondering if a remote opening system would be available and how much it would cost. I have limited budget as Base Aviation Manager, but if it's reasonable, I could purchase on my own without corporate approval. Great doors by the way!

8

I am looking to add on to an existing metal building that I have and am planning on using the additional space to store my Schweizer 300 C Helicopter in it. We currently have one of your Bi-Fold doors at our business where we use it to gain access to our hanger for our Cessna 172 and it works great and it's fast and stable. If someone could contact me about options for our planned addition that would be greatly appreciated. Thanks! Dave

9

I am a General Contractor in need of a budget estimate in time for a new Life Flight hanger for Heli. by late spring. What info do you need on hangar and how much room should I add to width of hangar to allow for helicopter rotors not to touch bldg.  I'm thinking three feet.

10

I would like to price out a 48' x 22' Bifold strap/autolatch door. The width of the building is 40'. Let me know if you need more information. It is for a emergency helicopter hanger, so needs a fast opening door. 

11

Gents, New helicopter hanger construction. Construction to begin in 90 days. required clear opening: 60-65' Wide 20' High Steel header and side opening. Please provide me a quote for this Schweiss bifold liftstrap product delivered to airport in MO (East Kansas City) 

12

I need information and design info on your doors. I am designing a helicopter storage and need a bifold liftstrap door. I need price and design info. The building is 50 X50 with with the opening has to be 12' clear and 40' wide. Blades on helicopter is 36 wide.

13

I am submitting a RFQ for a 60ft x 18ft Bi-Fold Helicopter Hangar Door. Design for 140 mph wind load. Door to have liftstraps/autolatches and walk thru door. This will be going to Puerto Rico. PR.

14

Provide a Schweiss Door email address so I can send you the details and specs of a bifold helicopter hangar door project in Paris. We are looking for a designer and supplier. 

15

I am currently in Afghanistan. I'm in design phase with a professional helicopter hangar engineer / designer. At what point do I need to contact Schweiss Doors to build a bifold straplift hangar door and deliver Schweiss aircraft door by early summer? Communicate with me by email.

16

I need a quote on a 45'x18' aircraft hangar door and a quote on a 54'x18' helicopter hangar door. Owner priced and found Schweiss to be most economical door solution. The 18' is clear door height. He wants liftstrap doors and remote door  openers on these bifold doors.

17

Would you email standard Schweiss engineering door specs needed to complete the helicopter hanger door design (such as mounting details and forces). Also, what is the required lead time. I would not need the bifold hangar door until ~July 1.

18

I'm in Switzerland needing a helicopter hangar door for a door client in BC, Canada. All I need at the moment is an door quote by email for a 1) bi-fold straplift door and 2) hydraulic door. The helicopter hangar doors should be thermally insulated doors up to R-20. Clear opening 18' x 70'. 

19

Google is a wonderful thing. It led me to your door site today. We are at the design stage to build a new emergency service rescue helicopter hanger, either 100 X 100, or 100 X 80. Likely a steel frame. I've looked at Schweiss Door website photos, am totally impressed. Looking at several bifold scenarios. 1. End hangar door - 20 ft high by 60 ft / 70ft wide or 2 X 40 ft. If the post can slide off to the side providing a full 80 ft space 2. End door and side door - side 20 ft high X 40 ft wide. Bifold door  will likely win out over hydraulic door as having the door sticking out means pushing the helicopters back into the helipad area in order to close the door. Shipping cost, if unable to come to Canada, could arrange to terminal in Sumas, WA. Ready for door soon. How does the door covering work, a glass paned door is an awesome thought over a metal skin door with port hole windows. Also interested in keyed cylinder lock pedestrian doors.

20

Needing a free span helicopter hangar door 100' wide. The steel company is recommending a 70 x 18 Schweiss bifold strap door, but I'm looking for wider 75' door. Also need a 50 x 18 steel door  on the other end. There shouldn't be any concern over putting a 75 ft. steel door on this big building, should there?

21

I am pricing for a new 100'x125' helicopter hanger door in Arkansas. Interested in a 80'x22' bifold strap door or hydraulic one piece door. Pricing on both types of Schweiss doors. This will be a solid autolatch door with no openings. Thanks

22

Have to place a bifold helicopter rescue hangar door in our helicopter building. The width is 14 meters What do you propose for faster opening bifold strap lift door? Is is easy to install? Does Schweiss Doors export? 

23

Our customer is working with their client to add and addition to and existing helicopter hangar to support a new Schweiss bifold door. Gable end is 60' wide x 20' high, and looking to get as much door as possible. Price with your liftstraps, not cables.

24

I am working on bids for 60 x 40 helicopter hangar in Craig Colorado. I want a 45' x 14' bifold liftstrap door. Do you all price these from manufacturer or only through dealers? Do you all have any promotions for Airventure for attendees or anything like that? Thanks 

25

We need a Schweiss Bifold strap door for a helicopter hanger, 23m wide and 8m high. Can you please make your recomendation and quote a remote opening device. What would be the approximate shipping width and dimensions? Could it fit in a 40ft overseas shipping container?

26

Sir,  We have a current project of a hangar to receive one Puma helicopter SA 330. The helicopter dimensions are as follows : Rotor Diameter : 15,09 m Length : 14.06 m height : 5,14 m The hangar must include an office , WC,%u2026. No maintenance activities is scheduled We are looking for a cost effective solution, probably a Schweiss liftstrap Bifold Door with autolatches and remote opener. The hangar location : Morocco , Tanger Please provide me with your proposal showing Plans, specifications, available options, price breakdown, shipping costs %u2026. Best regards

27

I would like a quote on a 70,75, and 80 wide door. They previously decided to go with the 70 door due to the cost, but the chopper rotor blade width is over 69 feet. They would prefer to go with the 80' door if we can keep the cost down. This will be one of a total of 4 doors. I installed the auto latch strap system and they really like this system. They would like to quote an add for the remote. Thanks Bill 

28

I have a contractor building a helicopter hanger this spring. I would like a quote on a 45'x14' bi-fold liftstrap door. I am also wondering do we need to put extra loading on the trusses or use a 2 ply gable? Do you deliver direct to the jobsite and what is the cost of doing so? The jobsite will be located in Boscobel, Wi. Thank you for your time I look forward to hearing back.Thanks

29

Dear Sir, We are currently conducting a conceptual study for a helicopter hangar for Statfjord B platform. One of the challenges we are facing is the design of the bifold lift strap hangar doors with autolatches and backup systems. Attached is a 3D model snapshot of the hangar. The opening should be wide enough for a helicopter to pass through without folding the propeller blades. In addition, the doors must be able to withstand wind forces of 2.9 kN/m2. Fabricom would therefore like to seek your expertise to provide a technical and budgetary proposal for the hangar doors accordingly. Should you have any questions or clarifications please do not hesitate to contact the undersigned.

30

We are a door and gate installer based in Ireland. I am interested in your hydraulic and bifold liftstrap door products. I currently have an enquiry for a helicopter hangar. Do you have a distributor in Ireland or the UK.

31

We need a quote for a hangar door to suit attached photo. We will be opening this up to allow access for a helicopter. We would like a quote for your bi-folding lift strap/autolatch door. The building is 11 metres wide. Approx height is 4 metres.

32

Good afternoon, I am looking for an address to send a FedEx package with a disc of photos to Schweiss Doors. This is in regard to a helicopter hangar project for a resident who was assisted by Mr. Schweiss with regard to the hydraulic hangar doors from your company. Please advise the best address for us to use.

33

This is a 9 y/o hangar located near Billings, MT. The hangar was built for large openings). The hangar is 100' X 80' and the door is 70' X aprox 26'. It houses a helicopter and fixed wing air ambulance.  in Silver Springs, CO is our sister program (you have a couple of pics of their aircraft inside their hangar on your website). We would like a ball park price for installing a new insulated bi-fold door with the lift strap system. Also include price for whatever backup systems you can provide.  Please let me know if you need additional info. 

34

We are budgeting for a new hanger for our K-max helicopters and the new hanger will have a 20'H x 40'W door on the end wall. They current hanger has a roll up this size and takes up a lot of space in the header. Please quote your bifold and hyd. for this size.

35

I am a structural engineer working on a project for the Kentucky Army National Guard which includes a six-bay storage building for Blackhawk helicopters. At this point in the project's design phase, I am looking for dimensional information for a bi-fold door. The building will be a pre-engineered metal building and I need to know how tall the building needs to be in order to accomodate the wedge dimension of the door above the clear opening height. We would prefer the internal truss (not external) but I do not know if that is possible for a door this size (55' wide x 20' clear height). Thank you in advance for your help.

36

Our hanger has an opening of 55'5" X 17'11". We currently have a cable lift on a bifold door. We wish to update the door with the Schweiss lift straps and extra remote openers. We are housing an emergency Helicopter service and need a good back up system also.

37

I am quoting a pole barn to be used as a hangar for a helicopter. It requires a 40' wide x 14' high opening. I need to see what options there are for the door other than just two 20' sliding doors that are bulky and heavy. Give details on wind loads, hydraulic Red Power motors, lift straps, insulation, remote openers and safety features.

38

I am in the process of bidding a hangar for a helicopter company.. I need a price for a Schweiss Bi-Fold door 18' tall X 40' wide. Lift Straps, Jiggle Switch backup, 2 button constant hold. Thank You,  G. Larson

39

I have a customer wanting us to supply and install a Schweiss bifolding lift strap door on a helicopter hanger in a small town in New Mexico. I have someone capable to install. I would just need a price for the door FOB jobsite. I do have a PDF of the plans if needed. Please contact me. Thank-You  

40

 I'm searching for a hangar door for my helicopter hangar. I'm needing a price from Schweiss Doors for the bifold or hydraulic door and shipment to the Philippines. 

41

CCE has a signed contract to design-build a 3 Bay (3 independent doors are required) Helicopter Hangar in Brunei for Brunei Shell Pteroleum and we would like to specify your Schweiss Bi-Fold Doors. Power is 24v 3Ph 50Hz. Finishing is the same as Hangar, insulated sheet metal panels. Personnel doors and clear panes may be proposed as an option. Please specify if a manual overide mechanism is provided in case of power failure. If possible quote

42

This bifold door is for a helicopter hangar. Is it insulated and fairly air tight from rain and snow? I want to keep the hangar heated. Henry

43

I am building a new steel hanger for a medical helicopter operation and am interested in a bifold door for a building end installation. Building end is 80' wide with 21' sides on 1/12 roof pitch. I would like a 60' opening with at least 16' clearance. Could you provide a quote for me please.

44

I am bidding for a project where a 32meter wide hydraulic door that is 7-9meters high needs to be installed in a Helicopter hanger. Can you assist?

45

I need hydraulic hangar doors for Eurocopter AS350B2 helicopter. Send me the information about what kind of doors or equipment I could purchase from You, pricing, terms and conditions, please. Thank You

46

We are looking for Hydrolic doors, to be fixed on Tarrace, for an Helipad construction projects. It will be fixed above the strair case and it should open for people to get access to the staris and closed flat to the surface floor, and it should be able to take the UDL 250/300 KG/M2 SIZES: 4X5 MTR - 2 LEAF, 5X6MTRS - LEAF, 5X3 MTRS -2LEAF IT SHOULD BE REMOTELY OPERATED. THIS IS ONE OF THE PRESTIGEOUS SITE OF ONE OF THE FORBES TOP LIST CLIENT. PLEASE GUIDE US TO THE RIGHT MARKETING REP DEALING IN ASIA / INDIA IN SPECIFIC TO FURTHER THE NEGOTIATION FOR AN IMMEDIATE ORDER. 

47

Looking for a price on 2 Helicopter Hangar Bi-fold doors 70x20 One for Thunder Bay Ontario and one for Sudbury Ontario Thanks Justin Schmitz

48

would like a price on a hydro door for a helicopter building we are biding on in calif. the door needs to be 46ft by 16 ft tall by 3 in thick with all parts installed

49

I am looking for a door for my helicopter hangar, approx 30ft wide X 11ft high. I really like the look of your hydraulic doors, but the thought of importing one from the US is somewhat daunting! Do you have an agent in England or in Europe? Kind regards.