Automotive Solutions

Increase throughput and reduce energy consumption with high-speed operators, sleek high performance doors and other products that create a better indoor environment for employees and customers.

Customers benefitting from products in this solution:

24/7 Emergency Service for Loading Dock Equipment
Emergency Service Automotive Car Polycarbonate Door

24/7 Emergency Services

Dedicated Same Day Response Team

We have our professionally trained Emergency Service team on call 365 days a year, 24 hours a day. Our goal is to ensure you never have downtime or safety concerns regarding your equipment.

  • Sliding Gates / Barrier Gates
  • HVLS Ceiling Fans
  • Sectional Doors
  • Rolling Steel Fire Doors
  • Pedestrian Doors
  • Sliding Doors
  • High-Speed Doors

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Preventive Maintenance Program (PMP) for Loading Dock Equipment
service with fully stocked trucks

Preventive Maintenance Program

Reduce Costly Downtime and Repairs

Proactive and routine checks will prevent costly downtime and inconvenience to your customers.

  • Compliance with government regulations and fire code regulations
  • Fire door drop tests – annual inspection
  • Digital equipment specific multi-point inspection checklists
  • Digital copy of full inspection report for your safety records
  • Digital detailed deficiency reports
  • Increased operational safety, efficiency and reliability
  • Extended equipment life
  • Pre-audit preparation

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Energy rebates available Performance Overhead Doors

Performance overhead doors are the affordable long-term solution for high-cycle use in car dealerships, automotive service centres and select industrial applications. Customizable panels provide superior aesthetic appeal to suit any building design while providing impact resistance. Go to product page »

Fire Doors and Shutters

Using cutting-edge technology and high strength panels, fire doors and shutters have surpassed market demands for quality, performance and U.L. compliance, shielding occupants and goods from different compartments in case of a fire. Go to product page »

Energy rebates available High-Speed Springless Safedrive Operator

The high-speed springless Safedrive operator is maintenance-free, self-monitoring and operates silently. Safedrive’s springless design eradicates costly spring repairs and replacements while its high speeds of up to 100″/second increases operational efficiency, throughput and worker productivity. Go to product page »

Motion and Presence Sensors

Automatically open doors from approaching vehicle traffic. Improve productivity, prevent pests and reduce germs without having to touch a door to open it or install costly floor loops. They can be installed or retrofitted on existing doors. Go to product page »

Energy rebates available Air Curtains

Air curtains provide up to a 90% seal to prevent contaminants from entering the facility while doors remain open. Air curtains increase safety and enhance indoor comfort for workers and customers—they create a strong environmental separation to inhibit inclement weather, pests, insects, dust, and exhaust fumes. Go to product page »

Energy rebates available High Volume Low Speed (HVLS) Fans

HVLS Fans are installed in various car dealerships to enhance employee comfort, increase safety, remove moisture build-up faster with sufficient air movement and turn over stagnant, stale air that is often present in automotive environments. Go to product page »

High Velocity Fans

This heavy-duty fan goes up to 17,000 CFM. Available in 10″ to 34″ with 8 mounting options including yoke, column-wall, portable stroller and pedestal base. Go to product page »

EcoAir Air Filtration System

The EcoAir can keep your employees comfortable and their lungs clean while cutting your heating costs. It improves air quality by filtering dust and odours by trapping particles such as sand, soot, insect debris, pollen, mould, metallurgical fumes, oil smoke and viruses from the air. It eliminates stratification by pulling the dirty air from the ground and pushing clean air up to keep the temperatures even from floor to ceiling. Go to product page »

UV Air Purifier

These multi-stage UV air purifiers capture dust particles, pollen, mould, allergens, viruses, odours, and many other pollutants in workplaces. They eliminate and kill germs and viruses with their germicidal UV lights. Go to product page »

ULV and Cordless Disinfectant Fogger

This lineup of sanitation products eliminates germs, viruses, bacteria, harmful pathogens and even grease. Sanitize and disinfect surfaces, spaces and even people within minutes to reduce the time and labour it takes to clean spaces. The electrolyzed water anolyte solution is a proven method to disinfect COVID-19 without the use of harsh chemicals. Go to product page »

Light Communication Systems

A red and green traffic lights provide a visual cue to notify customers when to enter into the busy bay area of automotive facilities. Keep customers safe by allowing them to remain inside their vehicles without guessing whether the bay is available. Go to product page »

Success Stories for Automotive

Spruce Grove – Overhead Polycarbonate Door Preventive Maintenance

Spruce Grove – Overhead Polycarbonate Door Preventive Maintenance

Preventive maintenance on this auto repair shop's overhead doors improves safety, prevents equipment failure and stops cold drafts.
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Introducing Phantom High Speed Performance Doors

Introducing Phantom High Speed Performance Doors

Northern Dock Systems introduces the new Phantom high speed springless overhead doors at the new Jaguar and Land Rover dealership in Ajax, Ontario.
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Create A Seal Against The Outside Temperatures

Create A Seal Against The Outside Temperatures

Learn how City Buick was proactive and took action to prevent wasted energy at their facility.
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Vinyl Roll Up Doors For Car Washes

Vinyl Roll Up Doors For Car Washes

Create an on-demand closure against the weather to protect your equipment and prevent damage.
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Top Case Studies Viewed In The Past 30 Days

Top Case Studies Viewed In The Past 30 Days

At Northern Dock Systems, we take great pride in helping customers improve their facilities. Since 2001, we have been committed to working with our customers on a continuous basis to enhance and improve their facilities.
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Automotive High Speed Performance Door Systems

Automotive High Speed Performance Door Systems

See our highlight video capturing the sleek door systems and high-speed operators installed at a local BMW dealership owned by the Policaro Group.
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High Speed Overhead Doors

High Speed Overhead Doors

Learn the benefits of installation a fully customizable high speed performance door solution.
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Automotive High Speed Doors

Automotive High Speed Doors

Learn how we minimized future maintenance costs and reduced wasted energy with our high speed automotive door case study at Downtown Acura.
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Automotive HVLS Fans

Automotive HVLS Fans

Learn how we improved the air quality in the entire service bay while also lowering energy bills in the winter months.
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Improve Automotive Service Centres

Improve Automotive Service Centres

In this featured video, we demonstrate how one HVLS Fan disperse car fumes and chemical odours, improving safety and environmental conditions for an automotive dealership.
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