VELUX United Kingdom - Archive (VELUX)

2017
09
June
2017
VELUX GBI has won ‘marketing team of the year’ for its work on two campaigns that helped grow the share of the roof window market. The Glenrothes based company picked up the gong at the Marketing Society Star Awards that was held in Glasgow on Thu...
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06
June
2017
On Sunday June 4 2017, HC Vardar was crowned winner of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 2017 after a weekend packed with handball, stars and enthusiastic fans. Each year, the VELUX EHF FINAL4 becomes a melting pot for the world of handball at the LANXESS aren...
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31
May
2017
Damp and dark homes across the UK are having a direct impact on the levels of serious health conditions being reported, according to a new report by leading roof window manufacturer VELUX®. This VELUX Healthy Homes Barometer highlights a clear cor...
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22
May
2017
Ten homeowners in the UK and Ireland who have been dreaming about building a new or upgrading an existing single-storey extension in their home have won a coveted competition by leading window manufacturer VELUX®. The competition asked homeowners ...
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24
April
2017
Leading roof window manufacturer VELUX® has launched the world’s first curved glass rooflight for flat roofs. The VELUX curved glass rooflight features CurveTech, an innovative curve-shaped glass top that lets rainwater easily drain off the surfac...
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03
April
2017
Nearly six in ten (59%) of the UK’s homeowners are planning to carry out home improvements worth £509 million¹ over the next six months – contradicting recent reports of weakened consumer confidence – according to new research by leading roof window ...
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04
January
2017
Leading window manufacturer VELUX® has announced a partnership with revolutionary smart home company Netatmo to create the windows of the future. VELUX is working with Netatmo to develop a new range of smart windows with integrated indoor climate ...
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2016
22
December
2016
Following the success of the Natural Light solar lamp in Africa, the VELUX Group will deliver 20,000 more solar lamps to support sales agents in Zambia, Zimbabwe, Sierra Leone and from now on also in Malawi. ...
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16
November
2016
84 million Europeans live in homes that are too damp, causing respiratory illnesses such as asthma and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), according to new research from the German institute Fraunhofer IBP. European governments’ expendit...
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19
September
2016
LONDON, 19TH SETEMBER 2016. The VELUX Group today announces its collaboration with engineering firm Arup, along with Frener & Reifer, BAM and further partners to create the “Circular Building”. The aim is to demonstrate how the circular economy ca...
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25
August
2016
Homeowners in the UK who are thinking about building a new, or upgrading an existing single-storey extension in their home could win up to four stunning VELUX INTEGRA® solar or electric roof windows and £1,000** worth of John Lewis vouchers. The n...
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20
July
2016
Nearly half (47%) of the UK’s home owners taking part in a survey by leading window manufacturer VELUX® are planning to carry out home improvements over the next six months. For the vast majority of home improvers (59%), the main reason for renova...
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06
May
2016
Leading roof window manufacturer and daylight experts, VELUX®, returned to the Birmingham Homebuilding and Renovating show in style as brand ambassador and TV personality Charlie Luxton gave an inspiring masterclass to homeowners on designing with da...
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08
April
2016
Leading roof window manufacturer, the VELUX Group, is on the road for the next four months to unveil its new white painted roof window range to customers. The VELUX 2016 Tour will visit 250 venues across the UK and Ireland from 1st March until the...
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04
April
2016
VELUX® has launched a new white painted roof window to match contemporary tastes for bright and light interiors. The VELUX white-painted roof window has been developed in response to increasing demand from homeowners, installers and suppliers for ...
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2015
15
December
2015
On 16th December 2015, a new chapter was added to the Star Wars universe with the world premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”. The launch of the film not only brings a seventh chapter to the epic saga; it also takes the existing collaboration be...
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11
November
2015
A new survey carried out by VELUX® reveals that 68 per cent of UK residents rate the amount of daylight entering a property as ‘important’ or ‘very important’ when looking for a new home. Nearly two-thirds deem fresh air in the property to be similar...
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20
October
2015
As the UNESCO International Year of Light 2015 dawns, leading roof window manufacturer VELUX® is bringing even more daylight into the UK’s homes with the launch of its New Generation CABRIO Balcony, which transforms from a roof window into a balcony ...
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21
September
2015
A new European association, EuroWindoor AISBL, representing the interests of the Euro-pean window, door and facade industry has been founded. ...
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10
September
2015
The Prime Minister of Slovakia, Robert Fico, opened on the 9th September two new production halls at the VELUX Group’s factory in Partizánske in Slovakia. ...
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03
September
2015
The VELUX® Sun Tunnel is an innovative solution recommended by Sarah Beeny as a way of bringing more natural daylight into those areas of your home where adding a window isn’t possible. Now, VELUX has taken the product a step further with the New ...
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15
July
2015
The International VELUX Award 2016 will open for registration in October 2015, launching the seventh International VELUX Award for Students of Architecture. ...
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23
June
2015
The VELUX Group is restructuring its product development in a move to sharpen the focus on innovation and new technology, which must ensure the efficient development of new quality products.  ...
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18
June
2015
As part of the EU Sustainable Energy Week High-Level Policy Conference, EuroACE organises on Wednesday 17th June 2015 an interactive event in cooperation with its member company The VELUX Group, entitled “Quizzing the Stakeholders: Renovating Buildin...
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01
June
2015
VELUX has unveiled its VELUX Certified Installer Partnership across the UK – which is a new and improved version of the company’s former Installer Partnership. The initiative is a collaboration between VELUX, its network of installers and TrustMar...
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31
May
2015
The VELUX Group has extended its contract as title sponsor of Europe’s premier club handball competition for a further five years. The long-term commitment is based on the positive results of the partnership with EHF Marketing GmbH, the marketing arm...
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20
May
2015
The VELUX Group has just published its CR Report for 2014. Among the key results are a historically low number of accidents at work and a continued fall in the company’s CO2 emissions. But the report also documents that the Group’s products contribut...
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28
April
2015
On 2-3 September 2015, researchers, architects and other building professionals will meet in London for the 6th VELUX Daylight Symposium. The Symposium will explore the potential of daylight to drive change in the way we think and design living envir...
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23
April
2015
Today, the VELUX Group will participate in the official opening of Green Solution House - one of the world’s most sustainable buildings. Green Solution House is a Danish hotel and conference centre that is inspired by the Active House principles.  ...
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21
April
2015
The Daylight/Architecture Magazine, published by the VELUX Group, is nominated for the European Best of Corporate Publishing Award 2015 and for the Swedish Golden Egg 2015.  ...
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