Dortech_Maintenance


Ritec_Application - fixed roof lights system
We have just completed our first major application of Ritec, low-maintenance glass treatment. The works were carried out on the site of NewCold’s new offices and facility in Wakefield, a specialist, international refrigerated logistics company and included the treatment of over 250m2 of glazing. This innovative surface treatment, developed for […]

Making Buildings Look Better with Ritec ClearShield!





Lido New Brighton
Dortech was instructed by Bowmer & Kirkland to manage the works undertaken by Besam on the automated doors at the Lido,New Brighton. Upon completion of the works, Will Noden a Senior Surveyor with Bowmer and Kirkland was pleased with the works undertaken to a tight programme and commented: “Great Job, Dortech, I understand everything […]

Lido New Brighton


      This is our latest bespoke glass structure installation incorporating; aluminium bi-folding doors, triangular clerestory fixed lights and bespoke, large span glazing and powder coated aluminium flashings. Our designers followed some very strict criteria set out by our client to create a glazed building extension that was sympathetic […]

Latest Bespoke Glass Structure Complete!


Crucis Barn, House Extension Project Completed - glazing refurbishment
Our maintenance team have just completed glazing refurbishment works to Crucis Barn in Gloucestershire. The glazing works were commissioned by Building Solutions, a building contractor based in Cheltenham. The concept design incorporated large sheets of floor to ceiling glazing to maximise natural light and offer an unbroken panoramic view. Project Type: Small […]

Crucis Barn, House Extension Project Completed



West Lancashire College Curtain Wall Repair Work
Dortech Maintenance were recently contacted by West Lancashire College following a ‘ram raid’ in which thieves drove a vehicle through the entrance screen in order to steal a cash dispenser. The original glazing contractor had not been able to assist the college with the repairs, so Dortech Maintenance stepped in […]

West Lancashire College Curtain Wall Repair Work


Tuxford School, Lincoln
After the installation of the first Dor Strong Doors at Tuxford School in early 2012, Dortech were employed by Balfour Beatty Workplace to replace another three sets of failing double doors with Dorstrong Doors, fitted with the new Dorma series 9000 Panic devices. Balfour Beatty Workplace took advantage of the February […]

Tuxford School, Lincoln


Our team have recently undertaken a glass replacement project at Sheffield UTC, for Wates Construction. We believe a spontaneous breakage had occurred as a consequence of a chemical impurity during the glass manufacturing process. Specialist access and heavy lifting equipment was utilised for this work, by our team of engineers. […]

Nickel Sulphide Glass Replacement at Sheffield UTC



Crusis Barn, House Extension Project Completed
Dortech Maintenance have just completed bespoke glazing solutions for Main Contractors, Building Solutions. The works were carried out at Crusis Barn, located in Gloucester and comprised of the design, manufacture and installation of curtain walling framework, general glazing and large, aluminium Schueco, sliding patio doors

Crusis Barn, House Extension Project Completed


Our Maintenance team have just been commissioned to conduct leak investigation works to a high level, 15 year old,  Schueco Rooflight in a retail environment. The works at Star City, Birmingham, carried out during normal working hours, required the use of specialist access equipment to access the 40 meter glass […]

Leak Investigation Work At Star City, Birmingham


Star City Rooflight Investigations
Our glazing maintenance engineers have just carried out a preliminary investigation at Star City Retail development in Birmingham. The site management contacted our team following reports and complaints about rooflight leaks. We are currently in the process of producing a report with a proposal for how to rectify the leaks […]

Star City Rooflight Investigations



Another Dor-Strong Door Contract Completed Successfully!
Having recently been contacted by Oakfield School in Middleborough, Dortech Maintenance team have successfully completed a door refurbishment project. Dortech was enlisted to carry out this project our of hours and within a short time frame. The work involved the replacement of five double doors with Panic exit devices that had failed and […]

Another Dor-Strong Door Contract Completed Successfully!


One of our teams has just completed a quick turnaround glass replacement project at Oldham Leisure Centre. The glass was thought to have been broken from a projectile and was installed into a visible grid curtain walling suite supplied by Technal. The works were carried out with the use of […]

Oldham Leisure Centre Glass Replacement Work!




Tommyfields Market Community Project
Part of Dortechs values/ ethos, is that we put back in to the community each year by helping out/ assisting with projects for a number of charities or organisations. We carry out these Glazing Solutions for free. Tommyfields Markets was undertaken with one of our customers, Willmott Dixon and comprised […]

Tommyfields Market Community Project









Yet Another Major Dor-Strong Door Contract Secured!
Dortech Maintenance is delighted to announce yet another major contract award for it’s enhanced Dor-Strong Door, following the successful supply and installation of six Dor-Strong Doors earlier in the year, Willmott Dixon have awarded Dortech Mainteance a major contract to remove and replace the remaining 25 door-sets and replace them with Dor-Strong Enhanced doorsets. 24 […]

Yet Another Major Dor-Strong Door Contract Secured!



Newgate House, Rochdale
Previously an underground carpark, Dortechs expertises were engaged to bespoke glazing design, manufacture and install high quality glazing solutions to enable the building owner to significantly improve the aesthetics and useability of this building space. The works included the introduction of bi-folding doors, an internal glazed lobby, a large silicone glazed […]

Newgate House, Rochdale



Our maintenance engineers have just completed water-testing to all roof lights at Huddersfield latest sport centre, Kirklees Leisure. The water testing was conducted in accordance with the guidelines set out in Technical Note No. 10 site testing for water tightness and Technical Note No. 41 Site testing for water tightness. The purpose is […]

Water Testing at Kirklees Leisure Centre



McArthy & Stone
Two new, high quality glazed curtain wall entrance screens have just been designed, manufactured and installed by our professional glass & maintenance engineers. These were designed in accordance with the clients requirements to increase natural day light and provide a pleasant seating for the buildings tenants. A glazed canopy detail […]

McArthy & Stone



Alvechurch - Roof Leak Repairs
Dortech Maintenance have just completed a contract for BAM construction for a school project located in Alvechurch, Worcestershire. The school had reported leaks in classrooms and on inspection our glazing replacement team established that there had been a poorly executed installation of aluminium coping flashings in roof locations. The team […]

Alvechurch – Roof Leak Repairs



Flemingate Retail, Beverley
Dortech is an accredited fabricator of Technal curtain wall and glazing products. Our High Level Glass Replacement team have just been engaged to attend a site located in Flemingate Retail Park, Beverley, to remove and replace a pane of specialist, silicone glazed curtain wall, which had sustained damage. The team […]

Flemingate Retail, Beverley