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DOORS AND WINDOWS
Profine: Hall 7, Stand 453
The Profine Group
will exhibit its entire
range of products,
from tilt-and-turn
systems to sliding
solutions and alumi
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num products.
Highlights include
the installation ser
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vice HeldA and the
smart security solu
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tion Lockstar. In
addition, Orofine will
present its wide range of colors with
laminates, aluminum shells and the
innovative pro-CoverTec finishing
technology.
For tilt-and-turn systems, the range
includes the new 70 mm system plat
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form for building projects, the suc-
cessful flagship System 76 and the
Passive House System 88.
The company will also show off its
popular lift/slide doors PremiDoor 76
and PremiDoor 88.
yy www.profine-group.com
Veka: Hall 6, Stand 253
Veka will show off several products
in its redesigned 10,000-square-foot
stand at Fensterbau.
Among those products will be Veka
Spectral, the supplier’s exclusive sur
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face technology; Softline, a new win-
dow system; the online planning tool
WinDoPlan with its BIM interface;
practical solutions for glass bonding;
and new concepts for smart-home
automation.
yy www.veka.com
Aluplast: Hall 5, Stand 139
Aluplast will display
the energeto 5000 view
window, which meets
the Passive House stan
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dard for outstanding
energy efficiency.
The innovation be-
hind the energeto 5000
view is a reduced side
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line increasing the view.
The company says the
slim profile solution
offers architects a trendy design with
a delicate facade and minimal profile
exposure. The system offers an option
for aluminum shells as well as various
laminated colors.
yy www.aluplast.net
2018
marks the 30th
anniversary for
Fensterbau in
Nuremberg, Germany, a biennial
event that has grown into the largest
door and window show in the world.
The show had its debut at the
Nuremberg Exhibition Centre in
1988. (Prior to 1988, a regular event
for the German fenestration indus
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try was held in Karlsruhe starting
in 1949.) The exhibitions name was
changed to Fensterbau in 2000.
The 2016 edition of Fensterbau wel
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comed 110,000 visitors and 794 exhib-
itors from 37 countries. Many of those
visitors are key players in the industry.
According to research from
NürnbergMesse GmbH, the company
that stages Fensterbau, about 62 per
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cent of 2016 attendees were involved
with window manufacturing, and
about 84 percent were involved in
purchasing decisions.
This year, organizers are adding
some new features. For example, TED-
style presentations will be held over
the course of the trade show covering
industry issues such as automation,
digitalization, safety and more.
While educational offers will be a
welcome addition for some attendees,
the main focus of Fensterbau is inno
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vative new products from Europe and
around the world. Heres a sample of
what will be on display.
The World’s Largest Door
and Window Show Hits
Middle Age (Kind Of)
Fensterbau 2018:
Happy Anniversary
Happy Anniversary