Project Overview: 33 custom designed garage & industrial doors
The Residences at the 5-star St. Regis Beach Resort project are some of the most exclusive resort villas in the world. Mediterranean-style. The resort is located at Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi. Olymps Door supplied 33 custom designed and engineered doors, including 10 oversize industrial doors with residential exteriors.
Doors are CE-certified according to EU norms and regulations.
Door Style: Cassette
Cassette style door panels designed for optimal cassette spacing and the best appearance.
Color: Golden Oak
Architects demanded doors that would enhance the villas’ appearance and aesthetics and selected Golden Oak color. The PVC folio on the doors’ exterior provides the Golden Oak color, which reduces the appearance of sand and dust.
5350 x 2600 mm • 7750 x 2600 mm • 7750 x 3000 mm (23,25 m2)
Panels: Polyurethane insulated CFC-free 40 mm thick steel panels with finger-protection
joints. High quality panels made in Belgium.
Track System: Standard lift, front torsion springs (SLF) with 30 cm track radius. Custom designed and engineered Industrial / Residential track system.
Industrial / Residential: Doors have residential 51 mm diameter galvanized torsion springs with industrial end bearing plates. All other components are industrial: adjustable bottom cable brackets, spring bumpers, hinges, rollers, track, bottom weatherseals with extra soft rubber… The 7750 mm wide doors have special tandem rollers for smoother operation.
Wind Load: Doors were designed to meet the requirement for a high wind load rating of 130 kph with door sizes up to 23,25 m2. Design included double side hardware, struts on each panel, extra intermediate hinges and industrial grade track systems.
Special Technical Solutions: The 7750 mm wide doors required special engineering and configuration due to their extreme width and wind load requirements. Due to limited headroom, the SLF track has 30 cm radius curves made from 2 mm thick steel. Olymps Door the tracks custom manufactured for this project.
Motorization: Industrial Door Motors & Garage Door Openers
Olymps Door supplied Marantec GmbH Comfort garage door openers with belt drive for the smaller doors; and Dynamic xs.plus industrial shaft drive motors for the industrial size doors. Made in Germany. All doors have safety photocells, radio controls and wall control units.
Shaft drive motors have an OptoSensor (internal photocell) inside the bottom weatherseal.