SDC Security Door Controls is a recognized company that manufactured the first electric locks approved for stairwell doors. The company creates premium-grade cylindrical locks and electrified mortise. Products like the SDC HiTower, Electra, and Selectric are currently at work in thousands of buildings worldwide.
The company markets and creates mechanical door locks, access controls, exit devices, security systems, and locking devices on a global scale.
Founded in 1972 by Arthur V. Geringer, D.A.H.C., this company had a solid start. Through his father’s architectural hardware business, Geringer became well-acquainted with the needs of the industry from the age of four. His background, knowledge, and work lead him to develop devices to keep places safe. Eventually, the company was born.
SDC’s security devices include:
Locking Devices: These range from electromagnetic locks to exit devices to electrified locksets.
Access Controls: Includes IP-based controllers, stand-along locksets, keypads and readers, and key switches.
Egress Controls: Used for exits and emergency doors.
ADA Controls: These contain push plates/panels, low energy operators, and bollards.
Power Transfer Devices
Door Controls and Power Supply
Annunciators and Remote Controls
Hazardous and Explosion Proof: Provides security, safety, and risk management for hazardous locations. Examples are in the pharmaceutical, chemical, and mining industries.
SDC has become a leader in innovating products within the architectural openings and electronic securities industries. Its locking systems have many applications wherein access control is needed.