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Earlier this year we put together a video showing some of our manufacturing processes which we thought that customers would be interested to see – so here it is:

Not only does it show the breadth of capability for our modular standard enclosure hardware of locks, handles, swinghandles, hinges and gaskets – but it it shows the how these technologies are readily available in our custom products program – so if you have a need for a special then contact us in Coventry to discuss your specification however unusual – a little or a lot!

EMKA catalogue Caravans and Mobile Homes

We have served the specialist vehicle industry for many years with a wide range of automotive and caravan based products – and are delighted to have a stand soon at the Caravan Salon in Dusseldorf Germany where builders of caravans, mobile homes and related leisure vehicles can see these products.

We know that our colleagues in Germany would be delighted to see you on our stand F61 in hall 13.  Trade day is 25 August with public opening on 26th August to the 3rd September.

The following locking systems will be featured:

Of course if you can’t quite make it to Dusseldorf then please download our catalogue Ingenious Locking Technology for Mobile Homes and Trailers or contact us in Coventry to discuss your locking and closure needs.

Large quarter-turn locks from EMKA for specialist cabinets and enclosures

Our Program 1000 range is designed to meet the needs of specialist cabinet and enclosure manufacturers for reliable door closure in industrial and outdoor situations. They are derived from EMKA’s market leading engineering expertise in modular hardware.

Program 1000 Large Quarter-Turn latches and locks offer IP65 protection against ingress of dust and water across a selection of zinc-die, engineered plastic and stainless steel items. Standard configurations suit a variety of general applications with traditional insert key and cylinder lock options, wing knobs, as well as T and L handles. Padlockable types are part of the 1000 program.

For niche application we offer special shrouded inserts, compression latch mechanisms and hygiene designs with smooth cavity-free surfaces for wash-down areas in food and similar processing areas.

Specialist vehicles and utilities are further specialist areas for locking hardware which are served by the 1000 program, including appropriate industry standards such as Swedish Power EBR, ASSA cylinders, interlocked tamper and vibration proof types, along with FIAT and European national railway versions.

Call or e-mail us in Coventry to discuss your needs.

Stainless steel casting from EMKA

Our new website makes it clear that we have a superb range of standard enclosure hardware products for Industry, Transport and Electronics which for most customers forms the backbone of their requirements – but of course in order to produce these high quality locks, handles, swinghandles, hinges and sealing profiles we have had to develop tremendous expertise in all the relevant technologies – which we can also apply to the production of custom products and customer standards.

Extruded gasket profile from EMKASteel pressing and forming at EMKASo it is that EMKA has become an expert in the casting of stainless steel, spraying of zinc and high-performance plastics as well as in the extrusion of rubber and plastic profile. Punching, bending, turning, milling, surface coating or powder coating as well as the final assembly and testing of the modular product program so ensuring a unique vertical integration. Naturally the skill and knowledge behind this expertise resides in our experienced team of designers, developers and engineers who are available for the creation of individual customer product solutions.

Zinc Die castings from EMKAThe Production Division can therefore offer production to individual customer drawings allied to ultra-modern machinery and extensive know-how of the different manufacturing technologies to allow maximum material and variant diversity.

Contact us in Coventry to discuss your standard or custom hardware needs.

EMKA_Catalogue_Railroad Industry

In addition to our general industrial catalogue covering all the locks, handles, hinges, swinghandles, sealing profiles and accessories for enclosures and cabinets we also have a range of downloadable catalogues dealing with products for specialist areas: Electronic Locking Systems for Cabinets and Housings EMKA Rack Management  Software Control Cockpit Agent E Wireless and Wired Railroad – Read more …

EMKA CAD for locks, handles, hinges, swinghandles, gasket.

For panel builders and design engineers our EMKA website offers a special, time saving service to make design and production of enclosures and cabinets simpler, quicker and more accurate : Design data is available for online download in the internationally used exchange formats, STEP and IGES. Search functions are available according to part numbers or product groups – Read more …

New locks, handles, hinges and gasket website at EMKA UK

Once again in keeping with our motto “Everything but the Enclosure”, as market leader we here at EMKA have relaunched our website covering enclosure and cabinet hardware – from locks and swinghandles to hinges, handles and gasket sealing profiles. The fresh new design website at www.emka.com is technically state-of-the-art with search engine optimisation and presentation – Read more …

EMKA enclosure hardware

Now with our new website in operation it is a good time to check out the new products which we have introduced recently, for example – a short swinghandle series 1325 for confined spaces Clip-in quarter turn for quick assembly without tools HVAC locking hinge with pressure relief Wing knob compression latch for low security, high – Read more …

Biometric Access Control

EMKA Biometric Access Control – Compliance, Audit, Integrity

For datacentre managers and others with an interest in physical protection of cabinet and enclosure content either to protect critical data or simply to prevent tampering with control systems we have provided a new page on this site dedicated to our systems offered in conjunction with Digitus Biometrics. The EMKA biometric systems operate under the four – Read more …

Enclosure hardware security from EMKA UK

In this white paper Andy Billingham discusses how new demands in the area of industrial security drive a continuous development process in tandem with new materials and production technologies. He suggests these demands may be most easily categorised as: Very low level – no access restriction but protection of personnel and equipment required – a – Read more …

New EMKA Catalogue has even more ingenious locking technology – locks, handles, hinges, swinghandles and gasket

We now have available our 2017/2018 general catalogue packed full of established products and many new ones. These include quarter-turn locks and latches, an extensive modular program of swinghandles with matching rod locking systems and enclosure/cabinet sealing gasket profiles. Substantial space is given over to hinges for prominent and flush doors. The catalogue is available free in – Read more …

EMKA hardware for industry

Wherever you find a cabinet or enclosure you can also find EMKA providing access control – securing people and equipment across industry – like this production line where we see numerous desks, cabinets, enclosures, boxes and specialist control panels. “Everything but the enclosure” has been a continuing theme for us in provision of locks, swinghandles, hinges – Read more …

Specialist handles for HVAC panels from EMKA UK

Read the full whitepaper here: www.emkablog.co.uk/hvacpanelhardware. The global HVAC industry is rapidly changing with a trend to natural refrigeration systems, although these still need controls and compartments. Such systems match the needs of a growing building industry worldwide including stores and offices with a parallel demand for large HVAC installations. This, together with constant upgrading – Read more …

Quick assembly IP69K quarter-turn latch from EMKA

Our new quarter-turn latch combines the ruggedness of zinc die with robust engineering grade polyamide in an IP69K quick clip-fit assembly which enables time and cost savings in the production phase of enclosures, housings and access panels, while ensuring an exceptionally high degree of sealing for harsh environments. Insert/escutcheon assemblies are available in zinc die/polyamide, polyamide/zinc – Read more …