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How Equipped is your Warehouse or Distribution Center To Prevent Food Contamination Risks?

How Equipped is your Warehouse or Distribution Center To Prevent Food Contamination Risks?
To ensure the proper protection of the warehouse and distribution center is seriously been given the utmost attention because food is an essential need of the community.

A warehouse or distribution center that caters food is very sensitive that mandatorily requires utmost care and protection. 

The pieces of equipment to be installed in a food warehouse or distribution should be assembled particularly for this specific purpose only. Otherwise, your food will be subjected to food contamination. 


What is a warehouse or distribution center?

A warehouse or distribution center is a specialized demand-driven building that is engineered to integrate a refrigeration system or air-conditioning, which stocked goods for redistribution purposes to the retailers and wholesalers. 

This facility is designed for perishable goods only and a special door is highly recommended to be installed to sustain and promote the freshness of the products. 

A contamination risk has always been experienced by the different food manufacturers including the functions that carries or load food products. This undertaking should always be in line with the guidelines being observed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) to be considered compliant. This process is been formulated to prevent the proliferation of foodborne illnesses. 

With the serious observance of FSMA, it elevates the safety level of these facilities into a safe zone against contamination. For instance, in the presence of an Austin broken door, the owner of the facility has the obligation to undertake a corresponding Austin spring repair.


What is STHAF rule?

The Sanitary Transport of Human and Animal Food (STHAF) is one of the reforms being advocated by FSMA and as a matter of fact, it is one of the latest regulations being undertaken to get hold of the enforcement phase. 


What kind of roll-up door suitable for the warehouse facility?

There are several types of roll-up doors designed for this facility. The best ones are being offered by Overhead Door Company of Austin, a division of DuraServ Corp and they are as follow:


1.    Overhead Door- Fireking 631 Series- Rolling Steel Fire Rated Service Door

2.    Overhead Door – Fireking 634 Series – Rolling Steel Fire Rated Service Door

3.    Overhead Door- Fireking 630 Series- Insulated Rolling Steel Fire Rated Service Door

4.    Overhead Door- Fireking 630 Series- Rolling Steel Fire Rated Service Door

5.    Overhead Door- Model 600 Coil-Away Rolling Steel Service Door

6.    Overhead Door- Model 610 Rolling Steel Service Door

7.    Overhead Door- Model 620 Stormtite Rolling Steel Service Door

8.    Overhead Door- Model 625 Stormtite Insulated Rolling Steel Service Door

9.    Overhead Door- Model 640 Rolling Fire Counter Door

10. Overhead Door- Model 641 Stainless Steel Rolling Fire Counter Door

11. Overhead Door- Model 660 Integral Frame Rolling Fire Counter Door


Over the years, we already honed a specialized ability towards a diverse business engagement to ensure the safest most efficient docks facilities. We always ensure that we have the right products to offer to keep our clients dock functional. To name a few we promote Austin commercial door to the public as well as the Austin ramp service.

We carry a wide array of high-quality products including the Austin fire doors. Aside from the also undertake the Austin fire door repair and Austin fire door service,

Our company is the best option in cases your need arises to get hold of the emergency parts and service of roll-up doors including the Austin broken spring. 

Further, we undertake a professional repair service of Austin broken overhead door.

For more details, please visit our official website to learn more.

If you have a question about our products and services, you may contact us at the telephone number (512) 442-1561. You may also reach us online.

We have several service centers to provide you with the utmost assistance. We provide our service all of Texas including Austin, Georgetown, Round Rock, Cedar Creek, San Marcos, Cedar Park, Pflugerville, and Temple, TX.

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  • 6231 East Stassney Ln, Bldg 13, Suite 275, Austin, TX, 78744
Overhead Door of Austin, TX provides, installs and service Serco Loading Dock System, Levelers and Lifts, Overhead Rolling Steel Doors and Sectional Doors