05 Jan 2011 11:01:58
Ecobuild 2011 – new product launches
The Logic Heat and Logic System models are the latest expansion of the Logic range of boilers from Ideal Heating, introduced to meet demand from installers to fit like-for-like replacement appliances in older housing stock. Available in outputs of 15kW, 18kW, 24kW and 30kW.
MIMOA has launched a new iPhone application which allows you to discover the modern architecture around you while travelling overseas, or exploring your own city.
Inwood's new semiautomatic finger-jointer is capable of producing a wide range of cross section board from approximately 50x15mm to 210x50mm up to 12 metres in both hardwood and softwood.
The NIBE F370 is part of a new generation of heat pumps, introduced to supply homes with inexpensive and environmentally friendly heating. The heat pump can be connected to an optional low temperature heat distribution system, e.g. radiators, convectors or under floor heating, and is also prepared for connection to several different products and accessories.
Jewson's new Sustainable Building Guide, endorsed by BRE and The Energy Saving Trust, will be showcased first at Ecobuild.
MagnaCleanse, the latest power-flushing product from Adey Solutions improves efficiency, and saves time and money for installers. MagnaCleanse removes all black iron oxide in one pass, reduces power-flushing process times by up to two-thirds and saves up to 90% on water.
Recticel Insulation Products
Recticel Insulation Products' new Eurothane GP insulation board, with improved thermal performance, does the job of three of the company's previous products, replacing Recticel's Eurosarking, Eurowall TF and Eurofloor boards with a single product suitable for all the applications covered by the original three.
ISO-BLOCO One Control is a new one-tape solution for window sealing. It meets all the demands of the EnEV- (energy saving regulations) and RAL-installation guidelines in one three-layer sealing product which provides superior driving rain resistance, thermal and acoustic insulation and absolute air-tightness.
The new Baxi Bioflo is a free-standing, pellet fed boiler which can be installed in living areas, making boiler specification and installation much simpler on new-build and retrofit housing projects. Designed to operate at 94% efficiency, the Baxi Bioflo can deliver an energy reduction of up to 62%. This represents 37% more than is needed to meet Level 3 and 18% more than is required to meet Level 4 under the CSH.
Baxi Ecogen is the first, commercially available micro-CHP (combined heat and power) unit for the home. Its free piston Stirling engine (FPSE) can generate up to 1kWh of electricity, whilst providing abundant supplies of space heating and hot water for the home, reliably generating up to two thirds of a typical dwelling's electrical requirements.
Black Millwork will be launching a new line of triple glazed products, designed for builds in extreme weather conditions or where maximum thermal efficiency is required. A popular specification choice in Scandinavia, triple glazing will be available for a number of products, including the H Frame, tilt and turn, sliding sash and flush casement windows, as well as the hinged, sliding and bi-fold French doors.
The new Streetpod from Cyclepods offers protection for bikes parked in public spaces by securing the bike frame and both wheels with a single lock.
Cygnum will be launching an innovative new closed panel construction system which guarantees improved thermal and acoustic performance as well as excellent air tightness.
Hanse Haus will be bringing their low-energy, Code 6 compliant Passivhaus design to Ecobuild. A 180 square metre property can be completed in just 5-6 weeks.
ICS Heat Pump Technology
ICS Heat Pump Technology will be introducing the latest in DeLonghi's inverter-driven heat pumps. The DeLonghi-Professional i-KI 9kW Inverter unit will provide an output temperature of 55°C in ambient temperatures as low as -20°C whilst operating with a very low noise level of 50dba at 1m.
Amongst the new products from Mitsubishi being showcased at Ecobuild is the City Multi YJM-A range, Mitsubishi Electric's answer to large scale VRF (variable refrigerant flow) applications which offers a substantial increase in energy efficiency alongside complete design flexibility. Also on display will be Mitsubishis new range of heat pump technologies.
New from Opella, the water-saving Opella Ecofil® Cistern Inlet Valve, Opella Ecocistern and the Opella Hydraflush Cistern systems.
Ravenheat Manufacturing Ltd
Ravenheat's new generation gas boilers: Combiplus and Combistore (including Energycatcher technology) are designed to deliver improved heating and hot water performance and can be used as a solar module which combines a 97% efficiency gas boiler with solar configuration, to offer even greater efficiency and cost savings.
The new high insulation window system from Reynaers, the CS104, will make its debut at Ecobuild. With a Uw value of 0.78 W/m²K, for complete window frame, it meets and will be certified to the PassivHaus standards. Other new Reynaers products to feature will include the new sliding system CP130 and the innovative curtain walling system CW60 Solar that incorporates photovoltaic panels.
German manufacturer, Stommel Haus will present their new generation of energy efficient timber houses and their latest timber wall construction at Ecobuild.
Terrapin's exhibition stand at Ecobuild will be built and transported just as they would any other building, using their new Hybred system and demonstrating how offsite construction has evolved to allow a huge variety of technologies and systems to be incorporated into their modules and panels.
Caribbean Blinds (UK) Ltd
Caribbean Blinds (UK) Ltd will be launching their new, high specification interior rollerscreen aimed primarily at the contract market at Ecobuild 2011, and will be shown in near real sunlight conditions to demonstrate its automatic light sensors.
The new Fronius CL central inverter series has been developed to ensure continual optimum performance and is suited for PV systems of up to several hundred kilowatts.
New natural wood fibre insulation and construction solutions from Steico will include Steicoflex, Steicotherm and Steicouniversal flexible and rigid insulation panels are suitable for walls, roofs and floors, providing both thermal and acoustic insulation.
Save & Generate
The S&G Map is an interactive GIS display for installers and manufacturers of sustainable energy systems. It allows the user to plot installations and projects along with system details, photographs, case studies and customer satisfaction surveys.
EMMVEE Photovoltaics GmbH
From EMMVEE Photovoltaics, a new range of monocrystalline and polycrystalline solar modules suitable for use in grid-connected and off-grid applications.