Annual Report 2015
Kermi – cross-generational showers for everyone
With the "Walk-In XB" glass partition installed on the floor-level "Line E70" shower system, it is possible to create an entirely personal wellness area to suit every generation, in virtually any renovation project where a bath is being replaced with a shower.
Kermi – celebrating innovations
At world-leading trade fair ISH, Kermi had the opportunity to present numerous innovations it had developed as part of its ”x-optimized” heating system. The major highlight was “x-well”, a brand-new product segment for living space ventilation and the perfect way to round off the heating system.
Arbonia – enhanced expertise in commercial construction
The product range available in Switzerland is being expanded to include wide-ranging unit heater and door air curtain product segments, while radiant panels are being added to Germany’s range as well. Arbonia now offers a full range of heating solutions for public and commercial construction.
Prolux – successful results from project business
Thanks to its well-positioned product range, Prolux has recently achieved significant success from project business once again. At butter-making facility Emmi-Butterzentrale in Lucerne (CH), Prolux underfloor convectors create an indoor climate that ensures overall comfort.
Sabiana – at home throughout the world
Large-scale contracts across the world were the defining feature of Sabiana’s 2015 financial year. The company’s efficient, environmentally friendly products were put to use in hotels, office buildings and hospitals alike.
In 2015, EgoKiefer expanded its product range to include aluminium house doors. Thanks to their cutting-edge design and outstanding technical features, they are an appealing addition to the product range available to customers.
Akquiriert in 2015, erweitert Wertbau das Produktionsnetzwerk der Division um moderne und kosteneffiziente Kapazitäten. Hier soll zukünftig das Zentrum für die Holz- und Holz /Aluminium-Fensterproduktion der Division entstehen.
Production in hall F commenced as planned in 2015, marking the transfer of vinyl window production from Altstätten (CH), to this site. Together with hall E, erected in 2015, in the future it will produce vinyl windows over an area measuring 400 000 square metres at the Pravenec (SK) site.
Thanks to its 2015 purchase of a second state-of-the-art production line for manufacturing insulating glass, in the future Dobroplast will be able to boost production capacity and optimise process quality at the same time.
Windows and glazing with extremely slim visible widths
The ”Forster unico XS” profile system, whose slim design makes it a unique product on the market, features sophisticated technology and has a delicate visual appearance. Thanks to ist RC 2 intruder resistance and outstanding thermal insulation, windows are now also suitable for MINERGIE buildings.
Connector-fan-door from RWD Schlatter
Connector fans represent an inexpensive alternative to conventional ventilation systems. They operate silently and only when the door is closed. This means that they are able to accommodate changing situations in buildings automatically and, at the same time, keep energy consumption to a minimum.