Future oriented

Future oriented

Gira smart home technology was selected for one of the largest and most exciting developments in London, Fenman House.

Gira, one of the world’s leading full-range suppliers of intelligent system solutions for building management, is pleased to present its first project lifestyle video for customers to experience first-hand, the beauty and ease of custom intelligent build technology.

From industrial wasteland to a future oriented, energy efficient, smart living environment, residents at Fenman House adopt a development of 76 stunning apartments by award winning property developer, Argent.

Designed by a world-renowned team of architects including Maccreanor Lavington, and interior designers like Johnson Naylor, thoughtfully chosen materials were selected due to flawless aesthetic appeal and sophisticated functionality.

Gira was elected to provide an unparalleled lifestyle through full intelligent control of lighting, climate, curtains/blinds, fire safety, eco efficiency and door entry for the residents of Fenman House.

Further convenience is delivered through full building control via the Gira smart device app which allows complete remote operation.

Gira wanted to take this opportunity to highlight and instil the fabric of Fenman House and new urban community taking shape in London’s most dynamic neighbourhood.

Unifying the exterior and interior of Fenman House, this new lifestyle video is a great example of how perceptive interior design can engage with its surroundings to benefit both homeowner and lifestyle.

By impressing the advantages of home automation, Gira clearly link its high-quality range of products that were specified for the project and how they serve the growing digital lifestyle and community:

  • 21st century user control: simple one panel control, intelligent build solutions
  • Intuitive functionality: PIR’s / motion detection, etc.
  • Stress-free utility
  • Premium quality
  • Modern design
  • Discreet styling

In a bid to make it easy for anyone that wants to learn more about Gira’s smart home technology, this video will be headlined on www.gira.com/uk, with additional links to the Gira Experience Room [Baker St, London], all UK contacts and System Integrators of Gira, plus relevant social media platforms.

All Gira products specified for Fenman House were designed and installed by leading System Integrator, Hughes Electra Ltd:

KNX system  - for networking & controlling building technology...

At Fenman House both living, and working have become more convenient, secure, more energy-efficient and economical thanks to KNX. The Gira KNX system enables the seamless integration of diverse devices which offer an extremely broad range of intelligent functions. Lighting, blinds and heating can all be controlled, along with multimedia and security components which can be networked to form a smart system. Fenman House also incorporated the Gira door communication system using various Gira Interface products for even more convenience: on a personal and functional level.

  • Easy operation due to the user-friendly operating devices for the KNX system
  • Convenient control while on the move
  • Greater convenience, security and value due to intelligent networking
  • Diverse expansion options due to the use of the Gira HomeServer
  • Expandable system with a future-proof standard

Gira X1 - The cornerstone of the intelligent home …

Residents can switch lights on and off, raise and lower blinds, optimise their home temperature settings – all over the building and on the go: The new Gira X1 combined with the Gira KNX system makes automating a home easier, more convenient and economical than ever before. This means greater ease and security for users and occupants at Fenman House with many functions able to be monitored and controlled remotely. Gira X1 is space-saving and presents quick installation and little effort in terms of start-up configuration and user control via the Gira X1 app.

Gira G1- a new room operating device for the KNX system…

Compact, powerful and universal, the new Gira G1 is an intelligent central control unit for operating entire building technology like lighting, blinds, temperature and more. Fenman House Gira G1 functions:

  • Door communication
  • Lighting control
  • Integrated room temperature controller
  • Blind control
  • Concierge function

Gira Push sensor 3control at the push of a button …

The Gira Push sensor 3 allows many intelligent building technology functions to be conveniently controlled at the press of a button: it's possible to switch the light on, dim it, raise or lower blinds, save or call up light scenes, and much more. And in the process, its operation adapts to the occupants' needs and Fenman residents benefit from:

  • Lighting control
  • “Sleep mode”
  • “Home/Leaving mode”
  • Temperature control
  • Eco Mode        

Gira E2 Design line - a minimalist switch range…

The new Gira E2 Design Line ensures flexibility across its new frames and inserts, giving the ability to equip Fenman House with the latest fixtures, all with a consistent design aesthetic and distinction between the varying systems, controls and functions identified.

Gira E2 is available in six material / colour variants: new matt black, stainless steel, pure white glossy, pure white matt, aluminium (lacquered) and anthracite.

Gira flush-mounted Door Station

Gira home stations are hands-free systems and flush-mounted, designed with the compact and weather-proof Gira built-in speaker, microphone and call buttons which can be optionally expanded to include a TFT colour display and an additional button for in-house calls.

The installation at Fenman is a standard offering with the following functions working in conjunction with the concierge desk:

  • Automatic day/night camera mode
  • Custom external door station
  • Concierge Lift Call
  • Concierge remote accessibility
  • Gira Mobile App ready

For further information please vist www.gira.com/uk 


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