Architectural Record BE - Building Enclosure

Rolling Overhead Door Systems

This course is no longer active
Sponsored by Overhead Door Corporation
Continuing Education

Learning Objectives - After this course, you should be able to:

  1. %IDefine the main types and applications of overhead rolling doors
  2. %IDetermine the components and most often specified options for each type of overhead rolling door
  3. %IEvaluate key criteria to select and specify the appropriate rolling doors for various applications
  4. %IIdentify important recent innovations in the construction and operation of rolling doors


This course provides a comprehensive overview of the latest advances in Rolling Service doors. It reviews the characteristics, benefits and standard applications for six distinct rolling door systems. Section 1 outlines the various types of rolling doors.  Section 2 details rolling door system components.  Section 3 recaps operators and Section 4 reviews options and innovations.