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01/28/14

New Hörmann sports hall doors

Hörmann SP 500  internal sports hall doors combine security, safety and durability in an aesthetically pleasing package.

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01/21/14

Multi-brand servicing from Hörmann

Hörmann now includes multi-brand servicing as part of its 24/7 repair and maintenance support. Demand from the logistics industry for manufacturer backed service has been growing rapidly as distribution networks have evolved.

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01/15/14

New Hörmann multi-purpose sliding doors

New multi-purpose sliding doors compliment the fire and smoke tight sliding doors already available from Hörmann. Sharing the same precision engineering means these doors offer real value for money and long term reliability.

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01/08/14

Loading Safely with Hörmann

The Hörmann HIB-Pro intelligent dock buffer is the latest safety option that can be included as part of Hörmann's comprehensive dock control system.

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08/30/13

Hörmann announces sponsorship of Ilkeston FC centre back

Hörmann (UK) Ltd has signed an agreement with Ilkeston FC to sponsor defender Matt Baker  for 2013/2014 season. 

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08/30/13

Hörmann and Access Garage Doors Enjoy The Show!

Access Garage Doors teamed up with Hörmann (UK) Ltd to present the Hörmann garage and entrance door range at the recent National Home Improvement Show held at Olympia, London.

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08/30/13

Hörmann BiSecur Gate Operators

Gate operator from Hörmann now include the company's exclusive BiSecur radio operating system. This two-way radio system uses the same encryption online banks rely on, to add greater security.

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08/30/13

Hörmann wins TCS&D health and safety award

Hörmann (UK) Ltd has won the inaugural Temperature Controlled Storage and Distribution (TCS&D), Health and Safety in Warehousing Award. The award reflects a number of safety initiatives that have been developed as a part of the company's policy of continual improvement.

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09/19/13

Hörmann UK Sectional Doors Secured by Design

The break in resistance of Hörmann automatic sectional garage doors has been recognised by the award of Secured by Design status.

The accreditation applies to the combination of Hörmann insulated or solid timber sectional doors with the Series 3 BiSecur ProMatic or SupraMatic operators.

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09/11/13

Super fast-track delivery from Hörmann (UK) Ltd

At Hörmann (UK) Ltd, service always comes first. To further its customer service offering, Hörmann has launched its new super fast-track programme for its standard, industrial sectional doors that guarantees delivery to installers within 15 business days.


Another feature of the super fast-track programme is the rapid availability of certain replacement panels. These panels can be ready for collection within 48 hours, or if delivery is required within 5 working days. This means damaged doors can now be repaired quicker than ever before.

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09/02/13

Hörmann UK cycle coast-to-coast for charity

David Newcombe, the managing director of Hörmann (Ltd) UK, Europe's largest manufacturer of garage and entrance doors, is set to get on his bike in September in the name of charity.

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07/24/13

Hörmann acquires British entrance door manufacturer IG Doors

With the acquisition of the British Door Manufacturer IG Doors, German door manufacturer Hörmann hopes to continue growing in the British market  within the area of entrance doors.

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06/11/13

Website revamp for Hörmann UK

Hörmann (UK) Ltd has unveiled its new website following a revamp to align the design with that of its European website (www.hoermann.de) and add consistency to the brands identity.

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03/25/13

Hörmann Light Grille wins Design 4 Safety award

The Hörmann Light Grille has won the Goods-in, Goods-out Design 4 Safety award.
Created to highlight the importance of product design in improving safety standards, the Design 4 Safety awards are chosen by a specialist panel of industry experts. Three products were shortlisted in each category, with Hörmann capturing two nominations with the Light Grille and the HFB Forklift barrier.

 

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03/25/13

It's all about Service

Round the clock service support took centre stage on Hörmann's stand at the IMHX, with a fully equipped service vehicle on display. National coverage 24 hours a day seven days a week is a key part of the support Hörmann provides. Emergency, express and regular maintenance calls are all part of the service from the market leader in industrial doors and loading bay technology.

 

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03/25/13

A Flexible Future

Hörmann is at the forefront of new loading bay designs that offer greater flexibility, adding to the sustainability of new builds. By considering future needs alongside current requirements, loading bays are not only being developed to accept a wide range of vehicles but also so that they can readily be adapted to a new configuration if required.

 

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03/18/13

Two new garage door finishes debut

Hörmann has chosen the Homebuilding and Renovating show to introduce the new Duragrain and Silkgrain door finishes.

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03/25/13

New Hörmann Silkgrain finish

The new Silkgrain surface finish from Hörmann will be available for M- or L-ribbed sectional garage doors and side sliding sectional doors.

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03/25/13

New Entrance Doors Announced

At this year's Bau exhibition, Hörmann introduced three new entrance doors. The ThermoPro Plus, the ThermoSafe and the ThermoCarbon. ThermoPro Plus will be available from March with the two aluminium doors available in the autumn.

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03/18/13

Designer Hand Transmitters from Hörmann

The success of the BiSecur system has prompted demand for Hörmann's elegant looking HSE 2 hand transmitter, currently available in a black or white high-gloss finish that replicates piano lacquer.

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03/25/13

BiSecur Gateway brings more control

Hörmann has created the Bisecur Gateway application for smartphones and tablets that allows you to control your garage doors, lighting, entrance gates and even entrance doors, from your portable device.

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03/25/13

HST makes UK debut at Homebuilding Show

The Homebuilding and Renovating show at the NEC, from the 21st to 24th March, will be the only place you will be able to see the most comprehensive range of garage and entrance doors side by side, including the new Hörmann HST side sliding sectional door.

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03/25/13

New ThermoPro Plus - even better insulation

The new ThermoPro Plus entrance doors from Hörmann offer even better insulation values while maintaining the high levels of security, ease of use and quality for which the ThermoPro range is renowned.

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03/25/13

High-speed doors lock-in savings

Energy saving measures are being incorporated into many new developments and refurbishment projects. The use of fast action doors to partition buildings and prevent draughts and therefore heat losses has been a successful design choice. Taking this a step further, Hörmann has installed a combination of exterior insulated SPU sectional doors and interior high speed spiral doors to create canopied level access loading areas for Asda.

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02/13/13

Michael Schumacher to drive sales for Hörmann

Michael Schumacher is the new brand ambassador for the Hörmann Group. The most successful Formula 1 driver of all time and Europe's no.1 for doors and hinged doors have now agreed on a long-term cooperative partnership. Michael Schumacher will seek to make the Hörmann brand even more popular as the representative of the familyowned
company.

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03/25/13

Hörmann (UK) Ltd at IMHX

At this year's IMHX show, Hörmann will be showcasing a selection of multi-function hinged doors from their extensive range, alongside a selection of industrial doors, loading bay equipment and a fully equipped service vehicle.

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02/25/13

Hörmann plan for safety

When it comes to safety in the warehouse, the loading bay still represents one of the greatest areas of risk. With external vehicles, lift trucks and other materials handling equipment plus doors and dock levellers, there are many moving pieces of equipment that need to be considered.

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02/21/13

We Think Green

Hörmann continues to lead the way with its high speed door range - the latest product group to have independently verified Environmental Product Declarations published. The information provides the raw data for both the planning and certification phase of developments.

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10/24/12

Hörmann on top of the world

Earlier this year the MD of Hörmann's largest reseller in Norway unfurled a Hörmann flag on the top of the world as he fulfilled his dream to climb Mount Everest.

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10/10/12

Hörmann light up your garage and drive

New LED light strips and driveway light posts are now available from Hörmann.

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08/12/12

Flush fitting fascia panel from Hörmann

Hörmann has added to the fitting options for its sectional doors with the addition of a new, flushfitting fascia panel to the range of frame coverings and fascia panels.

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07/11/12

New Hörmann HST side sliding sectional door

Smooth, quiet and safe the new Hörmann HST side sliding sectional door features the worlds first handle actuated, automatic wicket door function.

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07/01/12

New Series 3 Operators from Hörmann

The latest generation of Hörmann garage door operators, the series 3 ProMatic and SupraMatic, now feature the new Hörmann BiSecur radio system and new elegant handsets.

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06/25/12

New external fitting RollMatic

A new version of the successful Hörmann RollMatic, designed for external installation, is now available to order.

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06/21/12

Hörmann BiSecur more stylish and more secure

The new BiSecur, hand held transmitters for opening automatic doors and gates, feature bi-directional FM radio signals that use the same 128 bit encryption employed by banks for online banking security. Not only does this system make the transmitters more secure but also means that the signal is more reliable and gives extended operating distances.

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03/21/12

Hörmann Wicket Door with Trip Free Threshold

An automatic, sectional garage door with integral wicket door is one of the innovative options Hörmann will be displaying for the first time on stand D131.

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03/05/12

A touch of glass from Hörmann

The red dot design award winning Hörmann ALR Vitraplan glazed door is now available for domestic garages. Wide flush fitting glazed panels make the precision engineered door frame invisible so that nothing detracts from the glazed appearance.

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02/12/12

Hörmann plan for future growth

Hörmann UK Ltd, the market leading garage and industrial door manufacturer is planning for the future, announcing that Domestic Sales and Marketing Director, David Newcombe, will take over from MD Richard Warom in 2013. With over 17 years experience in the garage door industry Newcombe is ideally placed to manage the challenge of growing the business by building on the excellent foundations and success achieved under Warom’s stewardship.

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01/28/12

Hörmann Join NaSBA

Hörmann has joined the National Self Build Association (NaSBA), which promotes self build as one of the best methods of delivering new housing.  With the aim to encourage best practice in the self build sector it was a natural link for Hörmann to make.

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01/24/12

NHIC support Hörmann in Green Deal push

The National Home improvement Council has added its voice to Hörmann's call for doors to integral garages to be considered under the Green Deal.

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01/24/12

The Green Deal and the Death of the Letterbox?

The Green Deal is going to make thermal efficiency of entrance doors a key selling point. Better insulated, weather-sealed doors are an opportunity for householders to improve their homes and save money.

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01/09/12

Elegance added to the Hörmann Series 2000 Range

Following demand from the trade, style 2601 Elegance has been added to the series 2000 range of up and over doors. This classic looking appearance of this door complements the already large variety of styles that are available in the Series 2000 range. The following standard sizes are available, from stock, in white, 7'0”x 6'6”, 7'0”x 7'0”, 7'6”x 6'6”, 7'6”x 7'0”,8'0”x 6'6” and 8'0”x 7'0”,  in both canopy and retractable variants. 

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08/01/11

Hörmann selected for CarbonLight homes

A Hörmann automatic sectional garage door has been selected by VELUX for their CarbonLight Homes in Rothwell, Kettering. The CarbonLight Homes have been developed to show that it is possible to build energy efficient, sustainable housing that is practical, appealing and comfortable for the homeowner, while being easy and affordable for the volume house builders to replicate.

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07/01/11

New Twin Coloured Aluminium Entrance Doors

Hörmann has introduced new aluminium entrance door styles that feature a combination of two colours. The fifteen styles added to the range encompass both modern straight line and elegant curved designs allowing homeowners to express their personal style.

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06/01/11

Hörmann ThermoPro Entrance Doors now Secured by Design

Hörmann has added a Secured by Design option to 9 styles in it’s ThermoPro Entrance Door range.

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04/04/11

New side elements for Hörmann ThermoPro doors

Hörmann has added new side elements and transom lights to the ThermoPro range. Available in double and triple glazed options, with a choice of glass styles, the new design elements compliment both the contemporary and classic style ThermoPro doors.

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03/25/11

More RollMatic options

Due to be available this summer Hörmann has announced additions to the RollMatic Range. Hot on the heels of a price reduction and increase in available sizes a version of the Rollmatic for external fitment will soon be available.

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02/25/11

New Hörmann ThermoFrame dramatically improves thermal efficiency

Available for domestic and industrial sectional doors Hörmann unveiled their new ThermoFrame at the Bau exhibition in Munich.

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01/15/11

Hörmann Meet Your Design Challenge

As market leaders in both garage and industrial doors Hörmann has the technical
expertise to provide the right solution whatever the project. For the bespoke look
Hörmann has created a steel up-and-over door frame that you can clad in the material and finish of your choice. This way doors can be created to blend in with the building style and design or simply become a design feature in their own right.

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11/12/10

The Rise of the Sectional Door

Hörmann the market leaders in garage doors are seeing a steady change in the market with automatic sectional doors gradually increasing in popularity. Already established as the standard  across Europe, UK householders are now taking advantage of the benefits of this space saving, insulated, weather-sealed garage door.

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11/08/10

Hörmann RollMatic Prices Reduced

The introduction of a manual option and two new sizes to the Hörmann RollMatic range
coincide with the company passing on economies of scale achieved as production is
increased.

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11/02/10

Great Value Never Looked So Good!

The new EcoStar Liftronic 500 is now available and replaces the current EcoStar operator. The operator casing is now black rather than grey and the handset (RSC 2) has a fresh designer look in a black and chrome finish.

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10/01/10

Cutting Down Gets Bigger at Hörmann!

The cut down service provided by Hörmann for their sectional garage doors is going from strength to strength as more and more customers see the benefits of this high quality service that replicates the original factory finish while minimising lead times.

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03/25/10

Hörmann 75 Anniversary Campaign

To celebrate their 75th Anniversary Hörmann has created a range of specially priced  doors and operators that offer savings of up to 35% when compared with similar Hörmann products. These high quality, high value anniversary editions give distributors an opportunity to improve margins, while offering consumers Hörmann quality at the best prices. 

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05/13/09

Hörmann Rolls Out the New RollMatic

Hörmann has taken the roller garage door to a new level with the introduction of the
space saving RollMatic which was given the thumbs up by Specialist garage door
companies from across the UK at the recent product launch.

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05/13/09

Hörmann has its Finger on Home Security

The thirty percent of people who regularly lose or misplace their keys can now relax
thanks to Hormann UK which has taken home security to a new level by introducing
radio finger scan access to homes and garages.

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05/13/09

Renovation Projects Can Benefit from Hörmann's Door of the Year

There is no escape from the fact that we are experiencing challenging times, and this is
no more apparent than in the construction sector where not only have we seen a
dramatic reduction in new build as the housing market has slowed, but also in the
amount of investment in property improvement and renovation.

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05/13/09

Hörmann Money Saving Garage Door and Operator

Garage door specialist Hörmann has come up with an inflation busting package that is sure to be a hit. The Euro Kombi garage door offer combines a stylish up and over door with an operator and handsets available at a fixed low price.

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05/13/09

Hörmann Shows its Got Front

Top quality, stunning design and affordability are just three of the reasons why Hörmann’s new ThermoPro range of front entrance doors are sure to be a hit with housebuilders and renovators, add to that superior energy efficiency and high security features and it will be easy to predict that ThermoPro will be a popular product this year.

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01/12/09

Brilliant garage door designs. Hörmann presents new products for elegant garage doors and new control elements

At the BAU trade fair, Hörmann KG presents new products that open up innovative design possibilities for garage doors. The company has expanded its programme to include new Decograin surfaces and a door with a flush-fitting facade covering. The list of extra features also includes new control elements for door operators, as well as a new sliding door operator.

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01/12/09

Aluminium entrance door trends from Hörmann 2009: new styles and handles, more security and higher thermal insulation

An entrance door should blend in well with the roof, windows and facade, and also be long-lasting and sturdy. This is why today many contractors and modernisers rely on aluminium entrance doors with modern styles and matching handles. Recently discovered at the BAU trade fair in Munich, the main focus of technical developments for modern entrance doors is on burglar protection and thermal insulation.

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