NORTON Door Controls showcases 5600 Series Low Energy Operator


MONROE, NC, March 28, 2012 – Norton Door Controls, (, the leading manufacturer of commercial door closers and an ASSA ABLOY Group brand, will showcase it 5600 Series low energy operator at ISC West, March 28-30, 2012 in Las Vegas. Norton will be located in the ASSA ABLOY Booth (#11065).

The 5600 offers affordable, reliable door control and is ideal for public restrooms, restaurants, executive offices, doctor’s offices, healthcare facilities and many other non-fire-rated door applications. The 5600 combines the function of a door closer with the control of an operator to meet ADA requirements cost-effectively and efficiently. Ideal for retrofit applications, installation is simple, bringing barrierfree accessibility quickly to any opening. When used with touchless wall switches, the 5600 offers “hands-free” operation for environments such as public bathrooms and hospitals.

The 5600 is non-handed and features pull-side mounting and quiet operation. Other features include: electronically controlled backcheck, sweep and latch; an onboard power supply for accessories; activation options for wall switches, presence detectors, and radio frequency devices; and an electric hardware and access control interface.

About Norton Door Controls
NORTON has been the leading manufacturer of commercial door closers since the device was invented by the company founder in 1880. NORTON products are used in schools, hospitals and other commercial applications throughout the globe. NORTON offers traditional surface, overhead concealed, security, commercial, architectural and electrified closers. To complement the closers, NORTON also offers a unique range of arms to help provide maximum door and frame protection. Visit

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