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Transportation and Recreation

Cornell offers multiple products that can address the various needs of a Transportation or Aviation facility. Here you'll find common applications of Cornell products and supporting information to help you provide the right solution for your project needs.


The right product for corridors must provide security and separation control from public areas. However, there must also be a consideration for safety and egress to allow for alternate means of escape should a fire, public disturbance or other emergency situation arise. The CrossingGard Emergency Response Grille addresses both security and egress, immediately responding in an emergency situation by automatically opening and allowing for safe escape. Other options are our Rolling Grilles and our Side Folding Grilles and Closures.

Fire Containment
Fire Containment

Protecting a transportation or aviation facility and its occupants against the spread of fire is undoubtedly a major part of any project. Cornell’s Advanced Fire Systems and Rolling Fire Doors help to address this design need by automatically closing in the event of fire detection.

Explore our Firemiser Insulated Fire Door to meet multiple design needs, with UL rated fire protection plus security, sound attenuation and environmental separation. Rolling Fire Doors are designed for daily use to provide security and access control. Our SmokeShield products address the need for smoke control with UL labeled perimeter smoke seals.

Food Courts Food Courts
Food Courts

The most common application in food courts is a Counter Door at a food serving station. Be sure to consider requirements for fire rated countertops wherever fire rated counter doors are required. Other options are SentryGate Grilles or Counter Grilles, both providing access control while allowing visibility.
Securing food courts after hours can be accomplished can be accomplished by using our Rolling Security Grilles or Side Folding Grilles and Closures.


Security is certainly a primary requirement for any transportation or aviation facility. Access control and off hour security on openings while still allowing visibility can be accomplished by using our Rolling Security Grilles or Side Folding Grilles and Closures. Available in various models and multiple configurations, we have a grille that can fit the aesthetics and budgetary requirements of this application.

Service Entrances Service Entrances
Service Entrances

Transportation and aviation facilities manage large amount of inventory and supplies, creating busy receiving areas. Cornell’s Service Doors offer reliability and durability for this common product application. Thermiser® Insulated Service Doors provide the security of a rolling steel door with the added benefit of helping to maintain climate control.

Frequent access demands closure products that offer higher cycle life and performance reliability. Opening and closing speed is often another common need for any closure product at the entrance or exit of a parking facility. These needs must be addressed all while providing security for the facility to prevent unwanted access. Cornell offers its Extreme 1024 Performance Door to address high speed, high cycle opportunities. Also available are Extreme Grilles, offering 100K or 300K life cycles.

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