We keep you informed of what is happening at Gilgen Door Systems. Product innovations - reference projects in Switzerland and other countries.
Eight teams took part in the bike to work challenge for Gilgen this year - 71% of the working days in the month of May were done by bike!
Resurrection in the Vaud Alps: the monumental Hotel Villars Palace finally reopens its doors at the end of June.
The famous Fløibanen funicular has been thoroughly modernised.
The market for cleanrooms is generally difficult to penetrate, especially in the area of doors. This requires efforts on a wide variety of levels, including certifications.
The Thun team of four has registered for the Pacific Challenge with their boat "Little SWISS LADY" as Ocean's 4. The start is on 12 June 2023 in Monterey, California. The finish line is 4,444 kilometres away, in Kauai, Hawaii.
In the lively Heros district of Amsterdam, 119 spacious and energy-efficient flats were recently completed. With a sophisticated access system - including our FD20 door drives mechanism
A gold medal for the Gilgen Ski Rowdies
From Winterthur Grüze to Zizers and Embrach: when Mc Donald's opens its doors, Gilgen delivers its high-quality fire protection, sliding and folding doors.
"Open - Close, a simple thing". But there is much more behind it: functionality, design, innovative strength and our passion for doors and gates. Find out in 2 minutes who we are, what we do and what is important to us.
Shortlist nomination for our corporate film
As part of a succession solution, Gilgen has taken over the business of Fatoris Brandschutz GmbH with effect from 1 January 2022.
With effect from 1 January 2022, Gilgen Door Systems Germany GmbH in Bühl will take over the business operations of Hagemann Automatische Türsysteme GmbH in Freigericht and Pabst Automa-tische Türsysteme GmbH in Siegen, including all employees.
At first glance, the initial situation sounds simple and clear: installation of a double-wing sliding door in an Engadine restaurant. The problem; the Lej de la Pêsch is at 2’750 m above sea level and it is the end of November.
When the ten sliding doors with side panels from Gilgen open, the brand new Dixence Resort in the Val d'Hérens offers a phenomenal view of the Grande-Dixence dam and the Dent Blanche Alpine panorama.
The Skyway gondola lift in the ski resort of Courmayeur (I) at the foot of Mont Blanc is considered the most spectacular mountain lift in Europe.
VOI Cube is a walk-in vending machine from the Migros Aare cooperative that will be installed at ten different locations in the Mittelland during a test phase. Open the sliding door for the smallest shopping paradise far and wide.
Gilgen has been supplying door and gate solutions for Bernmobil, the Bernese public transport company, for many years. Recently, a total of five different systems were designed and installed - during ongoing operations.
Grand-Lancy is the new gateway to the city of Geneva. For the Pont-Rouge business park, Gilgen forms the backbone with various gate, sliding door and swing door operators.
Espace Santé is a centre for out-of-hospital services for the neighbouring Hôpital Riviera-Chablais in the canton of Vaud. Gilgen delivered a variable portfolio and range of services for this project.
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