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Fit for the future – Sweden's biggest passive house school

Fit for the future – Sweden's biggest passive house school

30 October 2018

It has a heat requirement of 9 kWh/m² and with 10,300 m² of usable space it is the biggest passive house school in Sweden. The Elmeskolan in Älmhult was built according to the international passive house standard. The windows come from the Latvian company “i2 Factory”, which is part of the smartwin network – an association of 15 medium-sized windows manufacturers across 10 European countries. Inside the insulating glass, SWISSPACER ULTIMATE spacer bars ensure maximum energy efficiency and a high level of comfort.

 

The perfect solution for everyone

The perfect solution for everyone

30 October 2018

Be it manually, with bending machines, which are now available from four manufacturers, or the welding robot, there are more and more opportunities on the market for working the highly efficient composite spacer bars from the Swiss premium manufacturer SWISSPACER into frames. New bending machines finish aesthetically pleasing corners; speed-up kit for frame cycle times of under 25 seconds and Fill-it technology is setting new standards for welding and filling with desiccant.

Online ordering now live from SWISSPACER

Online ordering now live from SWISSPACER

11 October 2018

The online ordering tool makes it simple to select the required product, followed by colour and width. Past orders can be added to the basket, making repeat ordering as easy as the click of a button.

SWISSPACER bigger and better than ever at glasstec

SWISSPACER bigger and better than ever at glasstec

5 October 2018

SWISSPACER’s CALUWIN energy calculating app will be on display too, set up on a giant ‘iPhone’ screen, so visitors can try it for themselves. Sealed unit makers, fabricators and installers will also see sample frames with ADVANCE, ULTIMATE and the Georgian Bar, its latest innovation for a traditional window.