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.
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.
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.
The innovative, printed Duragrain finish from Hörmann, offers 24 new décor options for LPU sectional doors with M- or L-ribbing. The new printed finish uses a protective exterior paint to provide an ultra scratch-resistant surface finish.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
Smooth, quiet and safe the new Hörmann HST side sliding sectional door features the worlds first handle actuated, automatic wicket door function.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.