The Access Systems Division is the largest division of Overhead Door Corporation. The Access Systems Division is composed of all products and channels pertaining to the Overhead Door, Wayne-Dalton and Genie® brands of garage doors, garage door openers, commercial sectional door systems, rolling steel door systems, and high-speed traffic doors. Based in Dallas, Texas, the Access Systems Division markets and distributes products to diverse customer groups including homeowners, builders, architects, and commercial/industrial property owners and managers.
Overhead Door has pioneered the industry, inventing the first overhead door in 1921 and the first electric opener in 1926. For nearly 90 years, the Overhead Door brand has stood for product quality, product expertise and professional service. Today, Overhead Door’s nationwide network of over 450 authorized Ribbon® distributors still leads the way with innovative solutions and unmatched installation, service and support.
Wayne-Dalton In 1954, a small garage door business owner invented a wooden door that folded horizontally to store itself overhead. That invention marked the birth of the company that has become known for developing and introducing innovative ideas and commitment to designing and building new overhead door, storm protection and access systems products. Today, with its portfolio of quality, innovative products, Wayne-Dalton effectively serves customer needs in North America and Europe.
Genie’s roots go back to 1926 when the Alliance Manufacturing Company was founded as a maker of toys and motorized tools. Since the introduction of the first Genie® Screw Drive garage door opener in 1954, Genie® has led the industry with products known for their innovation, reliability and safety. Today, Genie® is the number one recognized brand of garage door openers.
Horton Automatic services the commercial and industrial markets with a variety of automatic entrance systems. Based in Corpus Christi, Texas, Horton Automatics builds about 35,000 automatic doors, revolving doors, security entrances and windows annually. Its customers include restaurants, hospitals, nursing homes, airports, hotels, casinos, office buildings, convenience stores, retail food stores and government buildings, to mention a few.
TODCO is the largest producer of upward acting doors for the transportation industry worldwide. Founded in 1957, TODCO manufactures and markets overhead and swing doors. TODCO is based in Marion, Ohio and serves customers from three plants in Ohio and Mexico.