Lisa Brook has been newly appointed as the sales office manager to strengthen the sales and aftercare team at Hörmann UK.
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A new door for large internal and external openings, the V9012L Stacking has been added to the Hörmann industrial door range.
Two new hinged doors have been added to the Hörmann range, the multi-purpose MZ Thermo and the KSI Thermo security door.
The rise of online shopping and the increased demand for parcel deliveries is a trend that is set to continue across Europe. In the UK, the Royal Mail is predicting that by 2023 UK parcel deliveries will reach 2.3 billion items a year.
With a reputation for engineering excellence it is the design options that Hörmann can offer that set it apart from the competition. As well as finishes and colours it is the practical choices that can really add to a design.
In the drive for greater efficiency and energy savings the design of loading bays has been evolving, however when it comes to warehouse safety, the loading bay still represents one of the greatest areas of risk.
Extended warranties on Hörmann equipment and fixed price servicing are all part of the multi-brand 24/7 service support the market leading company now provides.
NEw contract wins from Asda, Prologis and Waitrose have already set the tone for another successful year for Hörmann's industrial division.
The ubiquitous roller shutter fulfils a wide number of functions from us as aircraft hanger doors, down to shop-front security grilles. As you would expect with Hörmann, even this traditional roller door benefits from both precision engineering and the application of patented technology to deliver added value.
With a number of developers returning to spec builds, one of the key design elements for loading bays is the flexibility to adapt a variety of operations and vehicle types. This adds to both a building's appeal to tenants and its long term sustainability.
Hörmann's safety award winning light grille, non-contact safety device, has now been developed for use with sectional doors. The new element can also be retrofitted into existing sectional door frames or alternatively, can be housed in STL post sets made of weather resistant, anodised aluminium.
The world's first wicket door with thermal break has been developed by Hörmann to maintain the insulation qualities of its latest generation of industrial sectional door.
The new Hörmann Thermo SPU 67, APU 67 and ALR 67 models are further developments of the recently introduced series 50 sectional door range.
Designed as a free sales aid for garage door specialists, Hörmann have created a virtual showroom for its range of garage and entrance doors.
Hörmann SP 500 internal sports hall doors combine security, safety and durability in an aesthetically pleasing package.
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.
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.
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.
Hörmann (UK) Ltd has signed an agreement with Ilkeston FC to sponsor defender Matt Baker for 2013/2014 season.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.