TKO® Dock Doors Wind Load Package
Florida Building Code Approval #FL13014
TKO’s Notice of Approval, NOA #11-0513.04 Miami-Dade County, Florida, September 15, 2016 for sectional doors, includes the High Velocity Hurricane Zone rating.
Miami-Dade Building County Building and Neighborhood Compliance
Damaged dock doors are a common problem for busy loading docks and they can drain valuable resources. While most impacts are due to fork lifts, facilities along the coast lines and in high wind event areas have other impact forces to be concerned within hurricanes and tornados.
As a result of the doors rugged design and rigorous testing, TKO Dock Doors with Wind Load Package are the only Sectional Knockout Doors approved for high wind load environments, providing facilities in hurricane susceptible locations with a safe and durable solution for loading dock doors.
Able to withstand pressures of +52 and -67.5 pounds per square foot, the TKO Wind Load Package has received Florida Building Code Approval #FL13014 as well as the industry’s first Notice of Approval, NOA #11-0513.04 Miami-Dade County, Florida, September 15, 2016 for sectional doors, including the High Velocity Hurricane Zone rating. The awarding agency, Miami Dade County’s Building and Neighborhood Compliance Division is known for creating the most stringent building codes and approval tests in the country.
Highlights of the Wind Load Package include:
- Resistant, knock-out capable, polycarbonate interior skins (2 Year Impact Warranty)
- Full-height reinforced Impact-A-Track™ (5 Year Impact Warranty)
- Retractable plungers in lieu of roller wheels
- Slide locks and lock out pins attached to the tracks, secure the door during high-wind events