Norco News

12 Oct, 2021

Multiple Door Design

When you choose to work with Norco you are getting not only our top of the line team to work with, but the ability to fully customize your industrial doors to your specifications.

17 Aug, 2021

Customized Door Improvements

Norco Manufacturing was founded in 1962 by Norman Peterson, an inventor and entrepreneur, in Racine, Wisconsin. As an accomplished aviator, Mr. Peterson knew his way around an airplane hangar. Peterson was looking for an easier and more efficient way to engage the heavy hangar doors.

14 May, 2021

Specialized Hangars – Kohler, Wisconsin

The Northern United States has a constantly fluctuating climate. The temperatures can be below zero in the winter and near triple digits in the summer. With these extreme weather changes, one needs to have a hangar that can accommodate anything.

16 Mar, 2021

Universal Door System Types

Have you ever wondered about the differences between Norco's universal door systems? What's the difference between a bi-parting and a one-way? Floating and 90°? Below Norco will answer these questions, as well as a few others.

25 Feb, 2021

Winner of naming rights for the baby zebra at Racine Zoo goes to Norco Manufacturing.

The Racine Zoo recently introduced their new zebra foal. Nick Eberle, Vice President of Norco, created the name "Malex" in honor of both of his two sons. We are always one to support the Racine community. INTRODUCING MALEX THE NEW BABY ZEBRA AT RACINE ZOO!

18 Feb, 2021

Industrial vs. Commercial Doors

Many people are not aware of the many differences between industrial rolling doors and commercial garage doors. One of the main reasons for this is the fact that industrial doors are primarily used in a a commercial or business setting; size and style is another distinction between the two.

15 Jan, 2021

Doors for Military Applications

When it comes to military grade doors Norco is a leader in the field. They deal with installing doors in a variety of performance capacities, sizes and functions.

17 Dec, 2020

Norco FAQ

When you think of Norco, you think of custom hangar doors. However, there is a lot more to the process in order to create a custom sliding door that meets the needs of your building.

04 Dec, 2020

Custom Hangar Doors

When you hear Norco say we can accommodate any need you may have, we mean it. We can retrofit doors to meet your aviation needs, be they for safety or to accommodate larger equipment. We will also take into account the building's history and design with historical accuracy in mind.

11 Nov, 2020

90° Door System

Is the lack of space to store large doors holding you back from installing industrial doors to your space? A 90° Door system, or  “Around the Corner” doors as they are also called, may be right for your building.