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Rite-Hite

8900 North Arbon Drive, Milwaukee, WI, 53223, USA

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Plant Furnishings & Accessories

High-Speed Door operates safely around combustible dusts.

October 24, 2016

Carrying Group Code G and Temperature Code 6, LiteSpeed™ HZ has Class II, Division 2 listing from UL. All electrical components are enclosed in UL Type 4X (NEMA) or DustTight enclosure, and roll-up design, operating at speeds to 65 ips, minimizes physical footprint in workplace. While presence and reversing slack sensors as well as bottom with soft breakaway promote personnel safety, TRUE Auto... Read More

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Warning System increases blind intersection/corner safety.

August 4, 2016

Using unidirectional microwave sensors, Safe-T-Signal helps make blind corners inside facilities safer by alerting workers to approaching traffic from other directions in 2-, 3-, and 4-way intersections. This is accomplished via 40 lm LED lights illuminating red octagon stop signs and amber triangle yield signs that provide clear signal in all directions from ceiling-mounted system.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

High-Speed Door Safety System communicates presence with light.

May 9, 2016

To prevent potential accidents, including collisions between forklifts and workers, LED Virtual Vision® warns workers when another worker or object is approaching high-speed door from opposite side. Motion sensor on each side of door triggers one strip of red LED lights to flash on opposite side. Typically, LED lights are placed just outside of door's frame on each side but can be set up... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Timers & Clocks

High-Speed Doors use LED communication system for safety.

April 18, 2016

Standard on FasTrax High-Speed Doors, LED Countdown® works with door’s internal timers and uses LED lights to let workers know how much time there is before door closes. When door is approached, up arrow will signal that door is opening. Once forklift or personnel exit threshold, timer will count down. Numbers will appear in white lights until 2 seconds remain; then numbers appear yellow,... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Control System helps ensure loading dock safety and security.

December 9, 2014

Integrating controls of multiple loading dock devices into centralized system, Dok-Commander can power variety of equipment at each loading dock position, including vehicle restraint, dock leveler, dock door, and dock light. Interlock feature ensures equipment is engaged in proper sequence of operation. Unlike standard PLC controls, Dok-Commander is designed to withstand harsh conditions, and can... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Vehicle Restraint utilizes shadow hook design.

December 9, 2014

With shadow hook design and vertical engagement range of 9-30 in., Dok-Lok® SHR-5000 can secure traditional trailers, as well as intermodal container chassis and trailers with rear-impact guard obstructions. Constructed of solid steel with corrosion-resistant finish and IP66-rated motor, restraint withstands harsh conditions of loading dock environment. Dok-Lok SHR-5000 comes standard with... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Services

Insulated Curtain Wall provides fire and flame resistance.

February 26, 2014

Meeting NFPA Class A standards, Zoneworks® TZF Insulated Curtain Wall features internal carbon fiber construction that limits smoke and flame spread. Flexible and adaptable, custom-designed product delivers up to 35°F of temperature separation and can be mounted to existing ceiling structure or designed with custom framework; 3- or 4-sided structures can also be created. Tested per... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Vehicle Restraint secures overseas shipping container chassis.

July 30, 2012

Featuring rotating hook design, RHR-4000 Dok-Lok® helps prevent all types of trailer separation accidents, including early departure and landing gear collapse, as well as trailer creep, pop up, and upending. Shadow hook adds layer of safety by securing overseas container chassis, which can have plate or obstruction above rear impact guard. Designed to withstand impact, RHR-4000 features water-... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Touchscreen Fan Control operates up to 18 HVLS fans.

February 1, 2011

Fan-Commander(TM) controls operation of up to 18 High Volume/Low Speed (HVLS) Revolution® Fan or Revolution® SP Fan models. In addition to adjusting fan speed to match winter and summer conditions, it can also be programmed to operate fans only when needed. Users can customize each fan name to specific building locations and visualize each fan's settings and status. Fan-Commander can also... Read More

HVAC

Compact Cooling/Heating Fan produces uniform airflow.

July 19, 2010

Combining High-Volume/Low-Speed (HVLS) fan technology with compact design, Revolution® SP Fan circulates air volumes up to 50 ft from its center in all directions for optimal heating/cooling of areas encompassing 7,800 ft². Mounting heights range from 10-30 ft from finished floor to bottom of fan blade. Engineered with rotationally balanced blade/hub connection, 4-blade fan comes in 8, 10,... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Sectional Door minimizes exposure to unsafe situations.

January 21, 2010

Featuring Lite-Lift(TM) System, which includes enclosed counterweights for ergonomic operation, WORKHORSE(TM) 1000 minimizes risk of impact due to door drift-down, which can occur with spring-counterbalanced designs over time. Quick-Fix(TM) design utilizes nylon breakaway blocks in conjunction with standard nylon rollers. If door is impacted, roller assembly pivots to release door. Sections... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories

High-Speed Doors are available with safety detection system.

January 21, 2010

Protecdor® and TrakLine(TM) Series are available with I-Zone(TM) Area Detection System, which uses IR technology to sense pedestrians before they are in door opening as well as prevent door from beginning to close when person enters 7 ft safety zone. This self-monitoring safety device helps reduce risk of impact from pedestrian approach and can also reverse door if close cycle has already... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Industrial Door comes with broad range of safety features.

August 1, 2007

Including soft-bottom edge to protect personnel from injury and 2 thru-beam photo eyes that monitor opening and reverse downward direction when obstructed, FasTrax(TM) is designed around single-operational platform. It features 2 hp motor, drive system, powder coated aluminum side frame, wind retention system, full width vision panels, and automatic re-feed system. Door is also available with... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Modular Door can be configured to fit application needs.

July 25, 2006

Made from extruded vinyl material, G-Flex Universal Door has integral support system that allows panels to withstand common bumps and fork truck impacts at loading dock. Interlocking design allows for configuring different sectional door heights, while optional Day-Lite Translucent Slats and 12, 18, or 30 in. high ventilation panels can be integrated into door to provide additional natural light... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers

Digital Controller provides interactive door operation.

May 18, 2006

Offered standard on most door models, i-COMM Digital Communication Controller includes diagnostic text readout stating real-time status, plus system errors and troubleshooting tips that help eliminate unnecessary service calls. Door function modifications are field-programmable via menu-driven list of options. UL-listed and NEMA 4X-rated, i-COMM is available with optional variable speed drive.... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Folding Cooler/Freezer Door operates at 84 ips.

November 8, 2005

Barrier® Fold bi-folding door uses Thermal Air(TM) Sealing System to create tight, conforming seal at top of door frame and to broadcast continuous warm air evenly across door and surrounding floor surfaces to prevent frost. Accommodating 6 x 8 to 10 x 16 ft openings, door features internal or external door mount configurations, impactable tubular track/trolley system, sealing side frames, and... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Sectional Dock Door recovers from impact.

June 3, 2005

Steel-Rite(TM) II features 2 Aketon(TM)-faced sections that minimize surface damage from forklift bumps and hits. Panel Saver(TM) pivoting roller assembly breaks away from tracks upon impact, preserving structural integrity of sections, rollers, and tracks. Immediate reattachment of lightweight sections does not require service call, tools, or replacement parts. Energy-saving design incorporates... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories

High-Speed Door protects people and products.

November 18, 2003

Protectdor® Clean Power Door features Soft-Edge(TM) Safety System with soft, impactable design that protects personnel and products from injury and damage. It includes stainless steel components, heat-sealed curtain, and tight seal around opening to meet cleanliness and safety standards for clean room applications. Magnetic tensioning system allows door to release when impacted from any angle,... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Safety & Security Equipment

Infrared Detectors extend safety beyond door openings.

December 4, 2002

I-Zone(TM) Area Detection System for high-speed doors utilizes infrared (IR) technology to sense pedestrians before they are in door opening. Infrared beams cross to form seven-foot safety zone and keeps door open while pedestrian is moving through zone. Self-monitoring feature detects potential problems with operation and sounds alarm to indicate need for examination. System can be added to new... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories

High Speed Doors operate at rates up to 42 in./sec.

November 6, 2001

TrakLine(TM) doors can be fitted for openings up to 400 square feet. They feature V-Flex(TM) Curtain Release System, which helps curtains withstand impact. V-Flex track, coupled with folding design, allows door to operate in winds up to 45 mph. Curtain design operates without any troublesome reversing edges, coil cords, or heavy bottom bars. Read More

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