About SSC

Providing unequaled service to the overhead door industry since 1962.

Humble beginnings

In 1962, industry pioneer, Clarence Veigel envisioned providing top quality products and unequaled customer service. After four generations, Matt McAlear continues this mission of unequaled service through innovation. Today, SSC boasts an impressive product offering and exceptional customer experience for the garage door industry. Additionally, SSC operates service centers in Orlando, FL., Detroit, MI., and Chicago, IL with a second spring manufacturing facility in Visalia, CA to serve our customers better, no matter their location.

For more than 55 years

SSC takes pride in being one of the overhead door industry's leading suppliers. As we move forward, we continue to offer the highest customer experience through education and expert advice, while supplying our customers with an extensive product selection.


Clarence Veigel publishes the first Torsion Spring Rate Book


SSC becomes the first company to offer a spring warranty


The Guaranteed Shipping Program is launched


We release Solutions Spring Engineering Software for desktop computers


Mike McAlear becomes third generation CEO


SSC opens second spring manufacturing location in Visalia, California


SSC launches the Solutions Mobile Engineering app for Apple and Android devices


SSC receives IDA Industry Member Award


We launch the Solutions Education online training platform


SSC opens service center in Orlando, Florida


Matt McAlear becomes fourth generation CEO


SSC opens service centers in Detroit, MI and Chicago, IL