Training Dates for 2019

GfA Technical Training for customers...

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BEA product training for GfA customers

In our capacity as an approved training partner...

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Solutions for Large Shutters and Doors with Single Phase Supply

Supplying reliable doors and shutters for locations with only single-phase supply can be a challenge...

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GfA drives for single phase supply

With the KE 40.40 Fi you can have smooth and fast opening...

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Datasheets & Technical Installation Manuals at Your Fingertips...

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New Ranger 90 Fi for High Speed Doors

The popular Ranger selection of drive units has been extended...

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Taking on the Three Peaks Challenge

A team from GfA UK tackled the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge...

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Safety Update on TS Control Panels

There’s been some talk in the market place about...

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After-Sales Support from GfA

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.

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Barrel assembly packages available

Full turnkey barrel assembly packages available for Ranger and Safedrive®

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GfA awarded BEA training partner recognition

Following extensive training the team at GfA UK has been recognised as an Official Training Partner for BEA.

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Product technical details and datasheets

Where to find the latest information for our products.

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SG40 gearbox – a new drive concept

GfA Germany is now going into production with drive units featuring the SG40 gearbox with integrated frequency inverter.

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GfA drives and controls with UL approval

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.

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GfA+ App and bluetooth stick just got better

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.

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Sneak preview of prototype products

Our German colleagues introduced two prototypes at R+T, one of which won an award for innovation.

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Training courses at GfA

Our Technical and product training courses have proved so popular, we are continuing to offer them in 2018.

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Entry level Safedrive®, ideal for smaller doors and shutters

The GfA Safedrive® SI 10.15 comes with digital limits, a 100Nm output torque with an output speed of 15 rpm.

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GfA Control Solutions for Dock Levellers

Want to use a dock leveller in conjunction with a TS control and GfA digital limit? We have a solution.

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R+T 2018

It was a pleasure to welcome those customers who weren’t snowbound to the GfA stand at R+T.

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New CE Marking. Certificates now available

GfA Products are all fully tested and compliant, new declarations are available for all GfA drives and controls.

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Door safety option – the OPTOEDGE now with indication LED

GfA now offers the popular Opto-Electronic Safety Edge (OPTOEDGE) sensing edge system for automatic doors and gates with optional LED.

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GfA drives for high usage locations

GfA drives for car parks with up to 150 spaces.

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Reminder: Safedrive Range now comes with 15rpm up to 750Nm

The GfA Safedrive® range has been extended to offer more speed and great value.

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ATEX door drives and controls

GfA offers a full range of drives and controls suitable for use in potentially explosive atmospheres and areas where hazardous materials are in use. 

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ISO 9001 2015 Certification

GfA UK is celebrating achieving ISO 9001 2015 certification.

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Looking ahead to 2018

As another year ends we look ahead to new challenges and opportunities in 2018.

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Join GfA at R+T 2018

Planning is well underway for GfA's exhibit at next year's R+T and we have tickets to give away.

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Get the Technical Support You Need

Meet the newest member of the Technical Team - Electrical Engineer Tim Drysch

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Drives for Challenging Environments

New datasheet available - IP65i Enhanced Protection Equipment

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Drive and control solutions for sectional doors from GfA

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.

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Door drive and control equipment for challenging environments

GfA has developed IP65i which is an enhanced IP65 drive unit range in answer to these challenges.

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Foundation Stone Laid for new GfA Germany Building Complex

Exciting times at GfA Germany, the management team have today laid the foundation stone for a new office and production building.

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New XL Control Panel Solutions

The new TS XL range offers an extension to our Control Panel offer

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Tried and tested products from Timmer

As a preferred UK supplier GfA is pleased to announce that we now hold stock of the full range of Timmer Safety Brakes.

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BEA Condor: First motion and presence sensor for industrial doors

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.

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Selling the benefits of high speed doors

High speed doors bring productivity and energy efficiency benefits, so why aren’t more customers fitting them?

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Help us to help you

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.

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GfA-Stick

Your remote engineer - the GfA Bluetooth Stick

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?

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KMG Lite

Hand held force testing equipment now available from GfA

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.

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Get tech support online

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

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Sectional door safety: A new solution

Working with Vitector, GfA are able to bring the UK market a new contactless safety device for sectional doors.

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Help at hand if you're importing ready-assembled doors

National Sales Manager Peter Whittles looks at two examples where GfA are offering expertise and assistance.

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New chain drive barrel assembly unit for Ranger drive units

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.

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500mm square plates now available for Safedrive®

The 500mm square plate can be used with Safedrive® motors from 350Nm to 650Nm

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Essential questions to ask customers before you quote

When quoting for a job, how often do you find the customer hasn't given you all the information to spec the solution accurately?

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