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BDR Thermea Group, a leading manufacturer of smart thermal comfort solutions, presents its latest innovations at the ISH 2019 trade fair in Frankfurt. A cutting-edge pure hydrogen boiler and a new silent heat pump are the highlights of the company’s exhibits at this year’s ISH – the world’s largest trade fair for the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) industry.
BDR Thermea Group is present in Germany under the brands Brötje, Remeha and SenerTec, which will be on display in a more than 2,000sqm exhibition space in Hall 12. Each brand will showcase its latest products and innovations in heat pumps, fuel cells, combined heat and power (CHP), and other smart heating solutions for commercial and residential markets. Brötje, which is celebrating its 100-year anniversary this year, is the brand behind the silent heat pump. SenerTec is exhibiting its second generation of micro combined heat and power devices, while Remeha is showing its latest commercial solutions offering.
In the BDR Thermea Group Energy Lounge, customers and partners from around the world will have the opportunity to see what’s new from brands Baymak, Baxi, De Dietrich and Chappée.
Bertrand Schmitt, CEO of BDR Thermea Group, says: “We see the energy transition and digitization as opportunities to contribute to a lower-carbon future. BDR Thermea’s innovative strength enables our customers to be at the forefront of new technological developments. Today, we already offer solutions for immediate use such as heat pumps, hybrid systems, CHP and IoT-connected appliances. Our cutting-edge pure hydrogen boiler, on display at ISH, shows what the zero carbon-emission heating system of the future can be.”
House of Innovation
BDR Thermea Group welcomes its customers at the House of Innovation, the center of the company’s ISH exhibition. It offers visitors an immersive experience of the industry’s key technologies of the future. With a focus on five themes, the group shares its view of future trends and how it will address the challenges related to the energy transition and increasing digitization.
It will allow a glimpse into how connectivity, cloud technology and the Internet of Things are shaping the HVAC sector. This includes remote monitoring, predictive maintenance, and connected room units with voice control – all designed to deliver smart value to end-users and installers.
BDR Thermea Group’s state-of-the-art pure hydrogen boiler technology offers a sustainable heating solution beyond natural gas. By producing thermal energy from pure hydrogen, the boiler is a highly efficient heating solution with zero carbon emissions. BDR Thermea Group is one of the first to trial this new technology, participating in several field tests, such as a pilot project in Rozenburg, the Netherlands. Using the unique combination of pure hydrogen from renewable energy sources and distribution via a dedicated gas grid, the boilers provide heating and hot water to homes. Power-to-gas, which involves converting electrical power into gas fuel, is one of the most important technologies in the energy transition.
The House of Innovation is the perfect place to consider these key changes in the HVAC sector, providing an inspiring space for BDR Thermea Group to interact with its key partners, such as installers. By sharing learnings and views, the group aims to work together towards achieving a near-zero carbon footprint in the future.
About BDR Thermea Group
Founded in 2009, BDR Thermea Group is a leading manufacturer of smart thermal comfort solutions for domestic and commercial use. The company employs more than 6,500 people and operates in more than 100 countries worldwide, with a leading position in Europe, North America, Turkey, Russia and China. The BDR Thermea Group, which realized a turnover of EUR 1.8 billion in 2018, operates under renowned international market-leading brands including De Dietrich, Baxi, Remeha, Brötje, Chappée and Baymak. The company is headquartered in Apeldoorn, the Netherlands.
For more information, see www.bdrthermea.com
APELDOORN, 7 January 2019 – BDR Thermea Group B.V., a leading smart thermal comfort solutions provider, has strengthened its position in the fast-growing heat pump market with the acquisition of Dutch specialist Techneco. Effective 1 January 2019, this is part of BDR Thermea Group’s strategy to facilitate the energy transition and reduction of carbon emissions.
“With the heat pump market, including hybrid solutions, expected to quadruple in the next decade in Europe alone, we are acting decisively to seize this opportunity. This strategically important acquisition strengthens our heat pump business, and brings a valuable addition to the BDR Thermea Group portfolio which we offer to all our customers,” says Bertrand Schmitt, CEO of BDR Thermea Group.
“Succeeding in the energy transition is one of our society’s major challenges. We provide our customers the choice of different technologies that allow them to reduce their carbon footprint while enjoying comfort in their homes, workplace and leisure facilities.”
Techneco will be part of BDR Thermea Group subsidiary Remeha, the market leader in the Netherlands.
With more than 23 years of experience in heat pump technologies, Techneco is known in the industry as a leader in heat pump innovation and development. Techneco supplies electric, gas absorption and hybrid heat pumps for residential and commercial use, both for new buildings and existing buildings or renovation. Techneco is based in Delft, the Netherlands and has a team of more than 55 heat pump specialists. For more information, see www.techneco.nl
About BDR Thermea Group
BDR Thermea Group is a leading manufacturer and distributor of smart thermal comfort solutions for domestic and commercial use. The company employs more than 6,500 people and operates in more than 80 countries worldwide, with a top position in all European markets, North America, Turkey, Russia and China. BDR Thermea Group, which realized a turnover of EUR 1.7 billion in 2017, operates under renowned international market-leading trade brands including De Dietrich, Baxi, Remeha, Brötje, Chappée and Baymak. BDR Thermea Group is headquartered in Apeldoorn, the Netherlands.
BDR Thermea Group, the international thermal comfort solutions Group headquartered in Apeldoorn, the Netherlands, today announced the appointment of Carolina Wielinga as CFO. Mrs Carolina Wielinga will join the company on 1 April 2018 and will succeed Mr Hubert Schwein who has decided to retire after a long career in the company.
Mr Schwein started his career in the De Dietrich company in France in 1981 and was appointed CFO of De Dietrich Remeha Group in 2008. He has been involved in the acquisitions and integrations that built BDR Thermea Group to a worldwide leading manufacturer of thermal comfort solutions. Mr Schwein will be leaving BDR Thermea Group on April 30, 2018.
The Supervisory Board of BDR Thermea Group has appointed Mrs Carolina Wielinga as the new CFO. Mrs Wielinga is an all-round finance executive with 24 years’ experience. She has worked for multinational companies, both corporate and family owned businesses in and outside The Netherlands in different roles, including as CFO. Her last assignment was at Rabobank as Head of Financial Restructuring & Recovery. Mrs Wielinga holds a Master in Science in Management and Organisation (drs.) and an Executive Master in External Auditing (RA).
About BDR Thermea Group:
BDR Thermea Group is a leading manufacturer and distributor of innovative thermal comfort solutions for domestic and commercial use. The company employs more than 6,500 people and has a turnover of €1.7 billion. The Group operates in more than 70 countries worldwide and has a top position in numerous key markets, including the UK, France, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy, Turkey and North America. Also, it has strong positions in the rapidly growing markets of Eastern Europe, Poland, Czech Republic, Russia, and China. BDR Thermea Group is operating under many renowned international heating brands, including De Dietrich, Baxi, Remeha, Brötje, Chappée and Baymak. BDR Thermea Group is headquartered in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands. For more information visit http://www.bdrthermea.com.
Maarssen, woensdag 1 november 2017. Jeanine van der Vlist, CEO van Eurofiber Nederland heeft gisteravond de prestigieuze award van CEO van het jaar in de wacht gesleept tijdens het jaarlijkse Computable gala in de Jaarbeurs in Utrecht. Door de jury werd met name gerefereerd aan het feit dat mede dankzij het waarmaken van de groeiambities van haar als CEO, Eurofiber de snelst groeiende leverancier van infrastructuur in de grootzakelijke markt voor glasvezel en glasvezel-gebaseerde netwerkdiensten is.
Van der Vlist is verantwoordelijk voor alle Nederlandse activiteiten in relatie tot markt, klanten, dienstverlening en netwerk. Met de inzet van het strategische meerjarenplan werden de ambities van 2016 overtroffen met 25 procent groei van de order intake ten opzichte van 2015. Ook het aantal locaties dat in 2016 toegevoegd werd aan het netwerk is met 17 procent gestegen. Mede dankzij de lancering van nieuwe producten, een andere aanpak voor meer klantgerichtheid en het aanbrengen van focus op vijf strategische pijlers als de ontwikkeling van een ‘premium brand experience’, slimme innovatie, people empowerment, klantcentrale processen en investering in meer kennis en expertise.
Van der Vlist: “Ik ben natuurlijk ongelofelijk trots op deze award, maar ik had hem natuurlijk nooit kunnen winnen zonder de inzet, passie en toewijding van de medewerkers van Eurofiber Nederland. Het is een bevestiging van het feit dat we de juiste weg ingeslagen zijn en dat we gewaardeerd worden. Het feit dat naast een vakjury ict-professionals, onze klanten en partners ons hebben beoordeeld op onze behaalde resultaten geeft je de erkenning en waardering waar we ons bij Eurofiber Nederland allemaal voor inzetten, een kwalitatief zeer hoogstaand fijnmazig glasvezelnetwerk voor zakelijk Nederland. Ook de komende jaren zullen we ons daar vol toewijding voor in blijven zetten.”