Rubber Doors for Mining

As the inventor of the Rubber Door in the 1980’s, the ASSA ABLOY VR2000 Rubber Door has been operating in mining operations all over the world and in some of the toughest environments. Installations include Haul Truck Shops, Tire Shops, Wash Bays and Underground Ventilation Doors. The Rubber Door is especially effective for higher traffic areas where incidental contact with the doors is prevalent.

Rubber doors keep your operations going strong with fast, industrial-strength exterior entranceways

High-performance rubber doors open fast and work around the clock to ensure a steady and safe flow of equipment, goods and people in and out of your manufacturing facility. Engineered for the tough, corrosive conditions of heavy industry, our ASSA ABLOY rubber mine doors are built for:

  • Rubber Door Curtain - The VR2000 and UtraBig Rubber Doors incorporate a ¼” SBR and high tensile strength Rubber that is suited for the rugged environment in the mining industry.
  • Reliability - The ASSA ABLOY Rubber Doors are designed for extreme cycles and extreme conditions. Is perfectly suited for area of high forklift or heavy equipment traffic and provides very little opportunity for downtime.
  • Durability - With Break-Away design, the VR2000 is suited for applications for high traffic conditions and can withstand incidental contact.
  • Extreme Conditions - Designed for extreme conditions and are often used as ventilation doors for underground mining. With a dual drive system (Up and Down) the system is designed to manage the harsh wind conditions found in underground mining.
  • Energy Efficient - With the use of a continuous wind lock, provides an extremely tight seal especially in extreme weather conditions. For over 40 years, these doors have been installed in some of earth’s most demanding environments.
  • Lifetime Cost of Ownership - Along with our Durability and Break-Away capabilities, we provide the industry leading warranties: Limited Lifetime Warranty on Rubber Curtain, 5 years or 100,000 cycle warranty on all drive systems, and 2-year warranty on all other electrical and mechanical components.