Swiss quality and performance since 1961

The company, which was founded in 1961, has its headquarters in the Swiss town of Schwarzenburg. Gilgen Door Systems has been a member of the Japanese Nabtesco Group since 2011. Gilgen stands for innovative drive systems and global solutions in the door, gate and sliding wall-system sector.

Swiss quality and an international network have turned Gilgen Door Systems into a worldwide player employing more than a thousand people, with access to reliable partners in almost every country on Earth.

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Gilgen Door Systems + Monador = a strong partnership going back over 30 years

When two companies in such completely different countries as Switzerland and Turkey manage to work together this well for three decades, it is worth more than an internal memo or press release. It is a cause for celebration.


Automatic glazed sliding door achieves latest PAS 24:2016

Gilgen Door Systems are proud to announce the addition of another industry first to their product line up. Designed by Gilgen Door Systems, the PSXP SL 35-S is the first automatic glazed sliding door to achieve the latest PAS 24:2016 accreditation for enhanced security and quality.


Gilgen Door Systems UK restructures for Growth

Following the company’s recent success in winning national automatic door contracts, Gilgen Door Systems UK has decided to focus its core manufacturing business on the production of automatic pedestrian doors.


Gilgen of UK secures Louvre Abu Dhabi

Gilgen Door Systems was chosen to provide a number of security and environmentally enhanced solutions for Louvre Abu Dhabi.


Gilgen of Switzerland opens doors in Dubai

Switzerland will soon be opening doors in Dubai. Gilgen Door Systems, based in the Swiss town of Schwarzenburg, has won a large order from the Emirate of Dubai for the installation of safe platform screen doors at seven new metro stations.


Gilgen opens doors in Toulouse Metro stations

Gilgen Door Systems has won a contract to supply the extensions of no fewer than 18 stations on line “A” of the Metro of the French city of Toulouse.


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