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Discover why Vaillant at the Ideal Home Show Posted on 12.03.2014

If you’re looking to find the right heating system for your home, or considering a home renovation project, why not come and visit Vaillant at the Ideal Home Show from 14th – 30th March at stand 1Q60? Choosing the right heating solution for your home can sometimes be confusing but with plenty of expert knowledge…Read more

Vaillant produces Ground Source Heat Pump video diary Posted on 25.02.2014

Heating and technology manufacturer Vaillant has produced a mini-documentary capturing the install of one of its ground source heat pumps as part of a home renovation project. The video diary records the lifespan of the installation, from the very first site visit to lay the initial ground works, all the way through to the heat…Read more

Vaillant awarded Superbrands status Posted on 25.02.2014

    Heating technology manufacturer Vaillant has been named as one of the UK’s leading business brands in the 2014 Superbrands Business index. Vaillant joins some of the world’s most recognisable and reputable brands – including British Airways, Google and Apple – in achieving Superbrands status. The annual league table is based on independent research…Read more

Vaillant plant wins major sustainability award Posted on 18.02.2014

  An initiative pioneered by heating technology manufacturer the Vaillant Group to reduce energy and packaging waste at the company’s Derbyshire plant has seen it win the Sustainable Manufacturing Award 2013. The national EEF/ENER-G Sustainable Manufacturing Award was presented to Vaillant Group at the EEF Future Manufacturing Awards for its S.E.E.D.S (Sustainability in Environment, Employees,…Read more

Vaillant provides next generation of engineers with boiler and renewables training opportunities Posted on 17.02.2014

  Heating manufacturer Vaillant has teamed up with housing association Brent Housing Partnership and maintenance repair and installation specialists Oakray Heating to offer renewable and boiler training to 30 promising engineering students. The students from the further education provider Brent-based College of North West London received their training at Vaillant’s training Centre of Excellence in…Read more

Vaillant to host UK-wide renewable open days for sustainable landlords, renewables installers and councils Posted on 10.02.2014

Vaillant is set to host a series of UK-wide open days to demonstrate the role of renewable technology in reducing fuel poverty and carbon emissions for the social housing sector to landlords, renewables installers and councils. The Sustainable Heating days will be held at Vaillant’s head office in Belper, Derbyshire, andCentres of Excellence in Elland…Read more

Why do boilers breakdown? Posted on 22.10.2013

Modern boilers are in general very reliable things, capable of quietly going about their business discretely and efficiently for many years. But they are also complex, engineered products and deserving of some care and attention. Like a car, boilers should be serviced every year to ensure everything is as it should be. Not only will…Read more

Vaillant introduces solar drainback to commercial market Posted on 29.07.2013

Vaillant, the UK’s leading heating technology manufacturer, has unveiled its brand new commercial Solar Thermal Drainback system, auroFLOW, which promises to improve the performance and lifetime of solar thermal systems, as well as reduce maintenance costs. Designed with commercial applications in mind which tend to require hot water throughout the day when the building is…Read more

Vaillant to showcase at Solihull sustainability event Posted on 14.06.2013

Vaillant, the UK’s leading heating and renewable technology provider, has announced that it will be showcasing its award winning products at the Go Green Fair in Solihull later this month. Taking place in Mell Square in Solihull town centre on Saturday 22 June, the fair promises to be a one stop shop for everything ‘green’….Read more

Vaillant Group lends support to River Tay Foundation Posted on 28.05.2013

Vaillant Group today unveiled details of a support package for the Tay Foundation, a charitable trust helping the River Tay and its tributaries, fish and environment. The partnership announcement coincides with Vaillant Group’s £1m investment in a new Scotland Centre of Excellence. The bespoke training and education facility is based at Eurocentral, near Glasgow and…Read more

Vaillant Group launches specialist renewables division Posted on 28.05.2013

Vaillant Group, one of the world’s leading heating technology manufacturers, is aiming to further enhance its reputation for market leading after-sales with a £1m investment in a new division. The company, which operates both the Vaillant and Glow-worm brands within the UK, has made the move in anticipation of continuously increasing demand for renewable energy…Read more

Vaillant Group launches £1m investment in Scotland Posted on 28.05.2013

Vaillant Group, one of the world’s leading heating technology manufacturers, today cemented its intentions for Scotland with the official opening of its new Scottish Centre of Excellence at Eurocentral. The £1m facility was officially opened by Vaillant Group CEO Dr Carsten Voigtländer and Jim Moore, UK and Western Europe Managing Director at a ceremony attended…Read more

Vaillant takes brand to worldwide audiences Posted on 16.05.2013

Vaillant will be showcasing its brand to consumers across the globe this year as it announces it will be sponsoring British world champion sidecar racing drivers Ben and Tom Birchall. Ben, 36, and Tom, 26, brothers from Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, set up Birchall Racing in 2003. In 2009, the pair were crowned World Sidecar Champions and…Read more

Vaillant hits the road for a summer of briefings Posted on 08.05.2013

Vaillant has released details of an extensive programme of installer and consumer roadshows set to take place across the summer months. The UK’s leading heating and technology manufacturer is once again touring the UK with a roadshow format created to give installers a opportunity to enhance their understanding of Vaillant’s product range and receive practical…Read more

Comment on RHI announcement Posted on 28.03.2013

On 26 April, the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) confirmed that the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) will not be available to householders for at least another 12 months. Jim Moore, Vaillant Group Managing Director, Western Europe comments: “The announcement of further delay to the RHI is clearly frustrating for the renewables heating industry….Read more

Vaillant worker up for Channel 4 challenge Posted on 28.03.2013

A Vaillant employee has been specially selected by Channel 4 to offer heating and plumbing advice on its brand new SuperScrimpers Challenge programme. Due to be aired later this month, SuperScrimpers Challenge is a day time spin-off series of the popular SuperScrimpers programme that will teach viewers how to scrimp and save in their everyday…Read more

Vaillant shortlisted for Domestic H&V Product of the Year Posted on 27.02.2013

Leading heating and renewables manufacturer, Vaillant has cause for celebration after being shortlisted for ‘Best Product of the Year’ at the Heating & Ventilation News Awards, 2013. Heating & Ventilation News is regarded as the leading magazine for the heating industry and its awards have been running for 18 years. Already awarded the ‘Best Buy’…Read more

£1m Scotland investment puts region at centre of heating company’s plans Posted on 25.02.2013

Scotland is set to become a centre of excellence for the UK’s heating and renewable technologies industry following substantial investment from a leading manufacturer. Vaillant Group, the UK’s leading heating technology manufacturer and owner of the Vaillant and Glow-worm brands, is set to open a 10,000 sq ft facility at the attention grabbing Maxim Office…Read more

Heating Boss – ITV Storyline Will Save Lives Posted on 07.01.2013

Unwinding in front of a good soap cliffhanger after a hard day’s work may be part of everyday life, but one of the most senior people in the UK heating industry believes that the recent Coronation Street plot may save lives. Jim Moore, Vaillant Group Managing Director, Western Europe, has praised ITV for the storyline…Read more

Homeowners fear boiler woes Posted on 18.12.2012

Householders would rather do without the TV, car, broadband or oven than have the boiler break down, a new report shows. Over half of Britons reckon it would be the worst thing to happen to them over Christmas. Yet while 86% rate it as an essential or very important part of their home life, three…Read more

Energy saving showroom chooses Vaillant Posted on 14.12.2012

Heating engineering and renewables expert, Blueflame Services, has chosen leading heating technology specialist, Vaillant, to help showcase its newly refurbished kitchen and bathroom showroom Ashleys of Frinton. The Essex-based organisation has recently given its showroom a complete refurbishment to now offer homeowners a one stop professional home improvement experience. As well as providing customers with…Read more

Plymouth open day proves popular Posted on 21.11.2012

Vaillant and City College Plymouth joined forces last month to host an open day for students, installers and consulting engineers. The day, held on 8 October, proved very popular, with over 100 people visiting during the course of the day. The event was the first of its type to be held at the college and…Read more

Multi-million pound campaign for Vaillant Posted on 19.11.2012

Vaillant has today launched a multi-million pound multimedia marketing campaign targeting homeowners. The activity will see Vaillant’s award-winning domestic ecoTEC boiler range promoted on radio, in national newspapers, online and via direct marketing. The campaign seeks to boost demand for Vaillant’s heating products during the winter months, and will support installers by generating qualified leads….Read more

Vaillant works to get heat pumps on government’s agenda Posted on 17.09.2012

Vaillant Group has announced its partnership with industry leaders on the UK’s first independent research survey into the performance of heat pumps. The UK’s leading heating technology group is collaborating with the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), the Energy Saving Trust (EST) and the Building Research Establishment (BRE) to encourage the inclusion of…Read more

Vaillant invests in the next generation of talent Posted on 10.09.2012

Vaillant, the UK’s leading heating technology specialist, has donated over £10,000 worth of its award winning products to City College Plymouth. Construction students will now be able to take advantage of a range of professional equipment, including a boiler from Vaillant’s new and improved ecoTEC range. As part of a new relationship with the College,…Read more

Vaillant installers win top prize Posted on 28.08.2012

Fifteen independent installers have each been presented with a brand new Vaillant ecoTEC boiler worth over £1,600 after winning the top prize during the company’s recent VIP Experience tour. The fortunate fitters were all guests at the national roadshow which has been touring the UK and Northern Ireland over the summer months, and scooped their…Read more

Vaillant retains Which? Best Buy leader status Posted on 24.08.2012

Vaillant’s ecoTEC range of high efficiency domestic boilers has once again been named ‘Best Buy’ in the influential Which? magazine annual boiler survey. The Vaillant ecoTEC range of high efficiency gas boilers has received the accreditation for the third year running, placing Vaillant firmly at the top of the ‘most reliable brands’ category. No other…Read more

Vaillant signs-up for Renewables Roadshow Posted on 22.08.2012

The UK’s leading heating technology provider is preparing to tour the country as part of the Renewables Roadshow. In addition to showcasing its latest renewable technology product, including air to air and ground source heat pumps, and solar thermal, Vaillant will also be sponsoring the Solar Theatre at the final event at Wembley Stadium on…Read more

Vaillant extends first class roadshow Posted on 30.07.2012

Vaillant, the UK’s leading heating technology manufacturer, has extended its inaugural VIP Experience Tour following unprecedented demand. Two dates have been added to the tour which will now also visit Vaillant’s new Centre of Excellence in Maidstone, Kent, on August 22 and 23. Visitors will not only get to experience the tour, but also be…Read more

Belper firm’s day of fun raises thousands for charity Posted on 16.07.2012

A Derbyshire business kicked off the summer of sports in style on Saturday when it hosted its bi-annual Family Fun Day. Over 2,000 people attended the event at Vaillant Group’s Belper site, enjoying a rare break in the weather to have fun outdoors and raise vital funds for charity. Olympic Torchbearer Fran Jones officially opened…Read more