Our sales and technical teams regularly...
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GfA offers a full range of BEA...
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Our checklists for...
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Whilst many UK companies...
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Whether you are looking to upgrade drives on existing doors...
Read more … Replacement drive? We've got it covered
The final countdown...
Read more … Reminder - GfA on the move
GfA technical training...
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From 24th June 2019 GfA UK Ltd will operate from new premises...
Read more … GfA UK Ltd New Address Details
A lesser known feature available on our TS 970, TS 971 and TS 981...
Read more … Part open feature on GfA TS Control Panels
Towards the end of June 2019 GfA UK will be relocating...
Read more … Countdown to the GfA move
GfA technical training designed for those responsible for selecting...
Read more … Training – dates for your diary
The popular SE (Ranger) series
Read more … SE (Ranger) Series Expanded
Our website contains everything you need...
Read more … Navigating the GfA website
In our January newsletter we included...
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Standard features of the TS Control Panel...
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Over recent months we’ve made changes...
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A long-standing member of the GfA Sales team...
Read more … Retirement from the Sales Team
The decision of GfA Germany to invest in...
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Our electrical department...
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At the end of last year...
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You’d be forgiven for having missed it...
Read more … Important HSE update for door companies
We’re now taking bookings...
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GfA 2019 Prices...
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2018 has been one long roller-coaster..
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Our offices will be closed for Christmas from...
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A new Fault Guide for TS Door Controls is now available...
Read more … Door Controls: fault code diagnostic tool extended
Along with many businesses GfA has...
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GfA Electrical Engineer Tim Drysch...
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Over the last several years the team at GfA UK...
Read more … Working with strategic suppliers to bring you top quality products
GfA Technical Training for customers...
Read more … Training Dates for 2019
Our drives for fabric doors and rapid roll PVC shutters...
Read more … Full range of drives for high speed fabric doors
In our capacity as an approved training partner...
Read more … BEA product training for GfA customers
Mike Snell joined Team GB...
Read more … International duty for purchasing manager Mike
Supplying reliable doors and shutters for locations with only single-phase supply can be a challenge...
Read more … Solutions for Large Shutters and Doors with Single Phase Supply
With the KE 40.40 Fi you can have smooth and fast opening...
Read more … GfA drives for single phase supply
Datasheets & Technical Installation Manuals at Your Fingertips...
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The popular Ranger selection of drive units has been extended...
Read more … New Ranger 90 Fi for High Speed Doors
A team from GfA UK tackled the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge...
Read more … Taking on the Three Peaks Challenge
There’s been some talk in the market place about...
Read more … Safety Update on TS Control Panels
As a non-contact device light curtains...
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A slight reshuffling of personnel under the watchful eye of Customer Service Manager, Rachel Collett, means that all After-Sales enquiries are now dealt with by a single team.
Read more … After-Sales Support from GfA
The eagle eyed may already have spotted a DHF update...
Read more … Impact of Brexit on door standards, CE marking and more
Full turnkey barrel assembly packages available for Ranger and Safedrive®
Read more … Barrel assembly packages available
Meet the newest member of our team.
Read more … Meet Daniel Pahal in the Sales Team
Following extensive training the team at GfA UK has been recognised as an Official Training Partner for BEA.
Read more … GfA awarded BEA training partner recognition
Where to find the latest information for our products.
Read more … Product technical details and datasheets
GfA Germany is now going into production with drive units featuring the SG40 gearbox with integrated frequency inverter.
Read more … SG40 gearbox – a new drive concept
We’re pleased to be able to offer a full range of drive solutions with UL approval for use in the North American and Middle Eastern markets.
Read more … GfA drives and controls with UL approval
At Stuttgart we launched an upgraded version of the App with an extension to the error guide making it even easier to read, understand and rectify faults.
Read more … GfA+ App and bluetooth stick just got better
Our German colleagues introduced two prototypes at R+T, one of which won an award for innovation.
Read more … Sneak preview of prototype products
Our Technical and product training courses have proved so popular, we are continuing to offer them in 2018.
Read more … Training courses at GfA
The GfA Safedrive® SI 10.15 comes with digital limits, a 100Nm output torque with an output speed of 15 rpm.
Read more … Entry level Safedrive®, ideal for smaller doors and shutters
Want to use a dock leveller in conjunction with a TS control and GfA digital limit? We have a solution.
Read more … GfA Control Solutions for Dock Levellers
It was a pleasure to welcome those customers who weren’t snowbound to the GfA stand at R+T.
Read more … R+T 2018
GfA Products are all fully tested and compliant, new declarations are available for all GfA drives and controls.
Read more … New CE Marking. Certificates now available
GfA now offers the popular Opto-Electronic Safety Edge (OPTOEDGE) sensing edge system for automatic doors and gates with optional LED.
Read more … Door safety option – the OPTOEDGE now with indication LED
Read more … Meet Technical Apprentice, Jack Brookes
GfA drives for car parks with up to 150 spaces.
Read more … GfA drives for high usage locations
The GfA Safedrive® range has been extended to offer more speed and great value.
Read more … Reminder: Safedrive Range now comes with 15rpm up to 750Nm
GfA offers a full range of drives and controls suitable for use in potentially explosive atmospheres and areas where hazardous materials are in use.
Read more … ATEX door drives and controls
GfA UK is celebrating achieving ISO 9001 2015 certification.
Read more … ISO 9001 2015 Certification
As another year ends we look ahead to new challenges and opportunities in 2018.
Read more … Looking ahead to 2018
Read more … Meet Maria Giddens, Sales & Dispatch Administrator
Planning is well underway for GfA's exhibit at next year's R+T and we have tickets to give away.
Read more … Join GfA at R+T 2018
Meet the newest member of the Technical Team - Electrical Engineer Tim Drysch
Read more … Get the Technical Support You Need
New datasheet available - IP65i Enhanced Protection Equipment
Read more … Drives for Challenging Environments
GfA has a drive and control solution for every sectional door type, speed and environment. Unique features of the range mean that common sectional door operational issues are anticipated and resolved.
Read more … Drive and control solutions for sectional doors from GfA
GfA has developed IP65i which is an enhanced IP65 drive unit range in answer to these challenges.
Read more … Door drive and control equipment for challenging environments
Exciting times at GfA Germany, the management team have today laid the foundation stone for a new office and production building.
Read more … Foundation Stone Laid for new GfA Germany Building Complex
The new TS XL range offers an extension to our Control Panel offer
Read more … New XL Control Panel Solutions
As a preferred UK supplier GfA is pleased to announce that we now hold stock of the full range of Timmer Safety Brakes.
Read more … Tried and tested products from Timmer
Combining the benefits of a motion sensor and an inductive loop the Condor sensor provides an innovative solution to increase safety, reduce costly collisions and false openings, and save energy.
Read more … BEA Condor: First motion and presence sensor for industrial doors
High speed doors bring productivity and energy efficiency benefits, so why aren’t more customers fitting them?
Read more … Selling the benefits of high speed doors
Have an order to place? Need a quotation? Have a complex technical query or want to check on your order? No problem, we can help.
Read more … Help us to help you
Ever wondered what happens to your doors after they’ve been fitted? Constantly challenged by customers who say the door, drive or control is failing and they don’t know why?
Read more … Your remote engineer - the GfA Bluetooth Stick
The closing force limitation testing of industrial doors is made easy with the GTE KMG-Lite. And, with competitive prices held at 2016 levels you’ve got even more reason to buy today from GfA.
Read more … Hand held force testing equipment now available from GfA
In a bid to make our technical support and products more readily available we are pleased to announce the launch of the GfA UK Ltd YouTube channel
Read more … Get tech support online
Working with Vitector, GfA are able to bring the UK market a new contactless safety device for sectional doors.
Read more … Sectional door safety: A new solution
National Sales Manager Peter Whittles looks at two examples where GfA are offering expertise and assistance.
Read more … Help at hand if you're importing ready-assembled doors
The full turnkey packages include end plates, mounting brackets, fully assembled chain drive barrels, Timmer safety brakes and are powered by our Ranger drive units.
Read more … New chain drive barrel assembly unit for Ranger drive units
The 500mm square plate can be used with Safedrive® motors from 350Nm to 650Nm
Read more … 500mm square plates now available for Safedrive®
When quoting for a job, how often do you find the customer hasn't given you all the information to spec the solution accurately?
Read more … Essential questions to ask customers before you quote