Sliding Gate

A Sliding Gate is a type of gate that operates by sliding horizontally along a track or rail. It is a popular choice for driveways, entrances, and areas with limited space for gate swing.


  • Horizontal Movement: Opens by sliding to the side instead of swinging outward or inward.
  • Automation Options: Can be manually operated or automated with motors for remote control.
  • Space-Efficient: Ideal for areas with limited space where a swing gate may not be practical.
  • Security Features: Can be equipped with locks, access control systems, and safety features.
  • Variety of Materials: Available in materials such as steel, aluminum, wrought iron, and wood.


  • Residential Properties: Commonly used for driveways and entrances where space is limited.
  • Commercial Areas: Provides access control for parking lots, business premises, and gated communities.
  • Industrial Facilities: Used for securing industrial compounds, warehouses, and manufacturing plants.
  • High-Traffic Entrances: Suitable for locations with a high volume of traffic.

Variants with Technical Specifications:

Material Options
    • Steel Sliding Gate: Durable and strong, suitable for high-security applications.
    • Aluminum Sliding Gate: Lightweight, corrosion-resistant, and often chosen for its aesthetic appeal.
    • Wrought Iron Sliding Gate: Known for its decorative and ornate designs.
    • Wooden Sliding Gate: Provides a natural and classic look, suitable for residential areas.
Automation Options
    • Motorized Sliding Gate: Can be automated with motors for convenient remote control.
    • Manual Sliding Gate: Operated manually by pushing or pulling.
Track System
    • Bottom Track: The gate slides on a track installed on the ground.
    • Cantilever System: Utilizes a counterbalance to allow smooth sliding without a bottom track.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

Can a Sliding Gate be automated later if initially installed manually?

Yes, many sliding gates can be retrofitted with automation systems.

What safety features are important for automated Sliding Gates?

Safety features may include obstacle detection, safety sensors, and auto-reverse mechanisms.

How does a Cantilever Sliding Gate work?

It uses a counterbalance and carriage system, allowing the gate to slide without a bottom track.