offer a wide variety of cladding materials to enable the best
possible solution for your application. It is recommended
wherever possible to use standard cladding profiles which
are commonly used (should replacement be required in the future).
Counterweight doors, sectional
overhead doors, sliding doors and custom made doors can be
clad with a wide variety of materials allowing almost endless
possibilities. Some doors (eg. Springbalance - Tilt-Up doors)
have cladding restrictions due to the door design, application,
size or weight. Contact your nearest Airport Doors office
for further information about door cladding suitability.
K-Panel® is a readily available ribbed panel and is available
in mild steel or acoustic perforated. K-Panel® is available
in Zinc or Colorbond® finish.
Similar in design to K-Panel®, Trim Deck is available
in Zinc or Colorbond®.
Steel flat sheet is available in Galvanised or Colorbond®
finishes. Powdercoat finish is also available when specified.
Aluminium Flat Sheet
Aluminium flat sheet is available in mill finish, natural
anodised or powdercoat finish.
Various perforation designs and sizes are available to provide
the desired appearance or required ventilation. Perforated
sheets can be provided in steel or aluminium.
Various steel or aluminium mesh designs are available to provide
the desired appearance or required ventilation. Amplimesh™
is a commonly used aluminium mesh that is aesthetically pleasing.
Steel Bar Grille
Steel Bar Grille clad is often used to provide visibility
and ventilation in applications such as car parks. Bar Grille
shall be constructed using 20mm square rolled hollow galvanised
steel section tube welded to the door frame over the entire
area at approximately 120mm spacing or as specified. Bar Grille
can be applied vertically, horizontally or as specified and
shall be of prime coat finish using zinc chromate primer or
Doors can be either partly or fully glazed to provide light
and visual access which is excellent for showrooms and display
areas. Standard shall be 6.38 laminated safety glass set in
high security aluminium glazing beads fixed to a tubular frame.
Heavier grades or ornamental glass should not be specified
before consulting the manufacturer due to additional weight,
deflection and door design involved. Fully glazed doors can
be fitted with a steel kick plate as a structural member to
avoid deflection in the closed position in accordance with
the door width. Glazing of doors shall comply with Australian
Exterior Ply is available in a variety of thicknesses. Exterior
Ply shall be supplied “raw” to enable you to treat
your door as desired. “Raw” cedar timber beading
can also be provided with Exterior Ply to create a pattern
Standard timber cladding include Western Red Cedar and KD
hardwood, however other types of timber such as Jarrah, Red
Gum etc. are available upon specification and availability.
NOTE: We cannot guarantee the consistency of the timber colour
and grain due to the nature of wood itself.
Sound or thermal insulation can be provided when specified.
Consult Airport Doors for technical specifications.
Other Cladding materials such as Aluminium Horizon-line, Custom
Orb, Alucobond, Checkerplate etc. may be applied depending
on specifications and availability. Please consult manufacturer
for further information on availability and delivery of materials.