DORMA was established in the UK in 1978 with the formation of DORMA Door Controls Ltd, then in 1979, DORMA Door Controls (Ireland) Ltd. was established.
the UK, DORMA Glass was introduced in 1986; DORMA Entrance Systems Ltd
was established in 1991, to focus on the automatic door sector; and
within 12 months a sister company, Access Control & Maintenance
Engineering Ltd, was founded to deal with the service and maintenance of
our automatic door installations. DORMA subsequently acquired another
four service companies (Permclose Door Services Ltd, Door and Window
Services Ltd, Dor-Tech Nationwide Ltd, Specialized Door and Window
Services Ltd) allowing us to increase the range of services to cover
manual and industrial doors. In July 2003 the seven individual companies
amalgamated as DORMA UK Limited.