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CE Marked concealed closers offer sure fire alternative to overheads

Astra’s best-selling power size 3 3000 Series concealed door closer is fully CE Marked and independently fire tested, making it the perfect choice for fire doors. Fitted to the hinge-edge of doors in hotels, apartment entrances, schools, hospitals and commercial premises across the globe, the Astra 3003 closer is fully adjustable, fully controlled and much more aesthetically pleasing than the surface-mounted overhead alternatives.

New finishes make Astra Closers the designers choice.

Astra’s 3000 series of fully-controlled concealed door closers already trump overhead closers in terms of aesthetic appeal. Now a new range of finishes make the Astra 3000 Series the perfect choice for any design style.

Congratulations John Planck Ltd on reaching a milestone 25th Anniversary

Tom Planck – John Planck Ltd MD centre & Philip Gallagher – Astra Door Controls MD right

Astra closers make London development safe and practical

3000 Series concealed door closers have been used to great aesthetic and practical effect on a landmark residential development in at a landmark development in East London.

Miles better door closers

Over 600 doors on the Quartermile development in Edinburgh will feature 3000 Series concealed door closers from Astra Door Controls. The closers were chosen by the door manufacturers and architectural ironmongers to suit the sleek, modern interiors of the apartments at Quartermile since they are concealed in the door’s hinge edge, yet comply with all building and fire regulations.

Astra Closer Perform Perfect Duo in Singapore

More than 600 of Astra’s 3000 Series concealed door closers have been specified and fitted at DUO, an award-winning contemporary twin-tower development in Singapore. The stunning mixed-use development is the showpiece building in the significant Ophir Rochor corridor redevelopment.

New slim fit from Astra

The 3000 series of fully-controlled concealed door closers from Astra Door Controls now features a new slimline face plate to make it easier and quicker to fit, and even more discrete and attractive in situ. The 3000 Series concealed closers offer all the adjustability and control of an overhead closer, with the aesthetic appeal of a concealed device. They are often specified when clean, minimal design is required without compromising on performance – even on ½ hour and 1 hour fire doors.

Solutions for every situation

Astra door closers are used in a wide range of settings, including hotels, apartments, student accommodation and private homes. Our door closers are designed to help ensure that every door complies with all fire and safety regulations whilst making them safe and easy to use.

A safe and practical installation

Hundreds of Astra 3000 Series door closers have helped make newly refurbished homes in London’s Enfield safe and practical for tenants.

An open and shut case for sensible closer selection

The vexed question of fire door compliance and how that fits into accessibility and security requirements is one which causes public sector specifiers a headache.