Sentry Doors celebrates 100 Years of manufacturing with staff past and present.
Earlier this month, we celebrated 100 Years of manufacturing at Knowles – part of Sentry Doors. To commemorate this important milestone, we hosted a special event for employees at our manufacturing facilities in Birmingham.
We welcomed some familiar faces to celebrate with us, including the previous owner offering a chance for all to chat about their fondest memories of the firm throughout the years. Members of the Sentry Executive Team joined, along with Chairman Jon Gatfield.
16th October 2023, Doncaster, UK: Leading fire safety and security door manufacturer, Sentry Doors, is celebrating a major milestone this year as its recent acquisition, Knowles, marks its 100th anniversary, giving Sentry a combined heritage of over 130 years.
Sentry Doors are proud to support the 10th anniversary of Fire Door Safety Week
20th September 2023, Doncaster, UK: Sentry Doors is proud to support Fire Door Safety Week for a fourth year running. As regular supporters of the campaign, we are pleased to promote the campaign and celebrate the 10-year anniversary of #FireDoorSafetyWeek.
Sentry Doors launch Knowles Product Range to Specifiers on NBS Source
12th June 2023, Doncaster, UK:Sentry Doors, the UK leader in timber fire safety and security fire doors,is the latest manufacturer to join NBS and list its Knowles Range of products on NBS Source, the highly successful manufacturer product platform for architects, designers, and specifiers to easily find the information they need to make informed product decisions on project specifications.
Introducing our new Product Catalogue now incorporating Knowles Range
We are excited to announce the launch of our brand-new product catalogue, incorporating the new look Knowles range. Our catalogue showcases our extended range of market leading products, giving customers access to a complete range of fully certified fire doors across the social housing, care home, education, healthcare, commercial and leisure markets.
Leading the way: Sentry Doors unveil new look Knowles.
Sentry Doors are never content to stand still. As the UK’s leading manufacturer of timber fire safety and security doors, they’re constantly innovating and improving their product range to ensure that they meet customer needs whilst remaining at the very forefront of the industry.
As we reach the end of 2022, we would like to take this opportunity to wish our customers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. As we do so, we look back at our achievements this yearas well as some of the key changes in the fire safety industry.
Sentry Doors buys E. & S. W. Knowles, expanding its markets
Doncaster, 9 August 2022: Sentry Doors Limited (Sentry) is pleased to announce its acquisition of E. & S. W. Knowles & Company Limited (Knowles), accelerating its growth and creating the UK’s leader in timber fire safety and security doorsets.
Sentry Doors Now Offers Entire Range of UKCA FD30S Flat Entrance Doorsets
Sentry Doors, a leading supplier of fire safety doors, now offers UKCA accreditation on its entire range of FD30S flush and glazed doorsets. This follows a bi-directional burn test of its double-glazed range, including its double glazed doorsets complete with double glazed and panel sidelight.
Sentry Doors are Exhibiting at the Fire Safety Event 2022
We are pleased to announce that we are exhibiting at the Fire Safety Event at Birmingham NEC on the 5-7 of April. The event is the UK’s largest fire safety event dedicated to supporting industry practitioners, professionals, and organisations at ensuring the highest standards of fire safety.
We would like to wish all our suppliers, customers and partners a Happy New Year and wish you all a prosperous 2022. As we do so, we would like to start the year off with the announcement of some key structural changes designed to build on the growth we achieved in 2021 and to continue this momentum.
As we approach the end of 2021, we reflect positively on what we have achieved and would like to take this opportunity to wish our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. As we do so, we look back on this year’s growth and key changes in the fire safety industry to maximise compliance and the safety of occupants in social housing.
Sentry Doors are Supporting Fire Door Safety Week 2021
Fire doors are critical in buildings that require strict fire protection as they act as a vital line of defence in a fire. At Sentry Doors, we aim to provide compliance throughout the procurement process, ensuring quality is constantly maintained and we feel that our portfolio of certification and accreditation is evident to this.
Sentry Doors launches new Compliance Portal & Virtual Tour
We have released a new online Compliance Portal that will benefit housing associations, local authorities and contractors to no end. It gives you access to a range of resources that will help you gain fire safety compliance and informative installation and survey guides
Manufacturing more bespoke fire and security door sets than ever before, we are also making many positive changes as Sentry Doors continues to deliver sustainable improvements and grow its diverse, talented team.