Albany’s parent company, ASSA ABLOY, was founded in 1994. The then regional company grew into an international group with approximately 42,000 employees and sales of more than 58 billion. As the world’s leading lock group, ASSA ABLOY offers a more complete range of door opening solutions than any other company on the market. In the fast-growing electromechanical security segment, the Group has a leading position in areas such as access control, identification technology, entrance automation and hotel security.
Albany was officially acquired by ASSA ABLOY in January 2012. Albany is now a part of the ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems (AAES) division. We are the leading product brand in the High Performance Door Solutions (HPDS) group within AAES. AAES also includes the globally recognized product brands such as Crawford, Megadoor and Besam. ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems offers complete pedestrian, industrial and high-performance door solutions dedicated to satisfying end-user needs for safe, secure, convenient and sustainable operations.
Albany has five worldwide production facilities located in Lawrenceville, Georgia, USA; Halmstad, Sweden; Lippstadt, Germany; West Gosford, Australia; and Panyu City, China. With over 100,000 installations to date, Albany Door Systems is recognized as the world’s largest manufacturer of high speed industrial doors. We are proud to bring our legacy of high speed door innovation into ASSA ABLOY’s global operations.