29 June 2015
Celebrating its 30th birthday this month, bespoke joiners Glyngary started buying in sealed units around four years ago. Now they purchase 100 sealed units per week – all of which have SWISSPACER inside.
Speaking about their use of SWISSPACER, Director Gary Yates comments: “It’s very important to us that we offer the best sealed units. To do that we need to use the highest quality products. SWISSPACER has excellent energy ratings and as a Saint-Gobain product, has a good reputation within the industry.”
12 June 2015
The sample cards include a selection of both Ultimate and Advance SWISSPACER warm edge spacer bars, in a variety of colours and sizes. Plus information on performance, processing, and other available tools and accessories.
4 June 2015
Peter Appel, SWISSPACER Marketing and Sales Director, says: “The G-Awards are a highlight in the glass and glazing calendar, celebrating companies’ and individuals’ achievements over the past year. We’re delighted to be a main sponsor of this year’s G-15 awards, following our sponsorship of a successful awards last year.
“The G-Awards are a great opportunity to network and socialise with everyone in the industry and we’re looking forward to sponsoring this prestigious event for a second year.”
28 May 2015
KJM began using SWISSPACER with the launch of the Windows Energy Rating scheme in 2008. In the video, Mark discusses the importance of offering triple glazing and explains why SWISSPACER plays a big role in the energy efficiency of windows.
18 May 2015
The Passivhaus Institute is the world’s leading fabric-first approach to low energy buildings and the diamond standard for energy efficiency. The main challenge of this year’s competition was for products to show a degree of flexibility, since refurbishments are often carried out over different periods of time due to lack of money. At times there could be a gap of up to 10 years between the first part of a refurbishment and the next. The best windows had to deliver excellent results during this time gap and following the complete refurbishment.
8 May 2015
Market leader since 2011, SWISSPACER offers long lasting thermal performance and is tried and tested to achieve the best performance and the best results.
Vic De Costa, SWISSPACER Marketing & Sales Manager (UK & Ireland), says: “SWISSPACER has grown every year since its launch in 2008. SWISSPACER is the best warm edge spacer bar for thermal efficiency, which is why 80% of Passivhaus windows have SWISSPACER inside. It is also the only warm edge spacer bar with 17 different colours.
15 April 2015
SWISSPACER Marketing & Sales Director, Peter Appel says: “Our video explains the benefits of warm edge spacer bars in a fun and easy to understand way, helping installers to sell. SWISSPACER warm edge spacer bars are best for thermal performance and help reduce heating bills substantially. They come in a range of 17 different colours and provide long lasting performance.”
“Our ‘What is Warm Edge?’ video is available to watch in 21 different languages. Now homeowners from across the globe will be able to understand the benefits of warm edge and SWISSPACER!”
8 April 2015
Through Job Worth Doing, their installers, Zenith Home sells and installs around 500 A-rated PVC-U windows per week. They all have SWISSPACER inside. SWISSPACER is the UK and Ireland’s leading warm edge spacer bar, achieving the best U-Values and long lasting performance.
27 March 2015
Caroline Norton lives near Birmingham airport and wanted energy efficient windows that helped cut noise from the airport. Mrs Norton also wanted to keep the original Georgian-style windows, and her installer, Belleview Windows, recommended SWISSPACER. SWISSPACER offers the best thermal performance and long-lasting results.
SWISSPACER’s homeowner video is available for installers to show on sales pitches, to explain the benefits of SWISSPACER to end users.
20 March 2015
The ‘ecomac eco spacerbend’ is an automatic bending machine for SWISSPACER warm edge spacer bars and aluminium bars. The automatic bender can produce a wide range of shapes. With Siemens PLC system touch screens and a Panasonic CNC servo controller it can be used with four different dimensions of spacer. It significantly boosts production efficiency in insulating glass.