WICONA: Pioneering Sustainable Aluminum Solutions for a Greener Future
In a world where sustainability is paramount, WICONA stands as a pioneer in the construction industry, relentlessly dedicated to providing sustainable aluminum solutions for windows, doors, and facades. Committed to fostering a true circular economy, WICONA’s aluminum systems are at the forefront of environmentally friendly construction, containing a minimum of 75% recycled and 95% recyclable components. The result is a significant reduction in the environmental impact caused by building materials throughout their lifecycle.
Turning Ideas into Reality with Expertise and Excellence
WICONA is not just a provider of aluminum systems; it’s a partner in building the future. Collaborating closely with research partners, architectural firms, and construction companies worldwide, WICONA brings complex and sustainable building designs to life. At WICONA, expertise runs deep, and the product range is a testament to the high technological standards, strict system requirements, and certified quality standards upheld by the company.
Founded in 1948 as a business unit of Wieland Works in Ulm, WICONA has come a long way, evolving into a globally renowned brand known for its specialized knowledge and technical expertise in aluminum systems. Today, WICONA is part of Norsk Hydro ASA, a fully integrated Norwegian aluminum company with a global presence and extensive research and development expertise. With 31,000 employees, Norsk Hydro ASA operates in over 40 countries on all five continents.
A Comprehensive Range of Services
WICONA offers its partners a comprehensive suite of services, ensuring that every aspect of the construction process is supported. From in-depth advice and planning to providing the perfect system solution and swift delivery, WICONA covers it all. The company goes a step further, offering active technical and digital support to partners, extending their assistance from assembly and beyond. WICONA believes that success lies in the details, ensuring every element is perfected.
WICONA’s Extensive Product Portfolio
- WICTEC Facade Systems: WICONA’s WICTEC series reimagines facade technology, turning building architecture into a holistic experience. The facade becomes a multifunctional component, acting as a heat store, air conditioning unit, source of natural light, sun protection, fire and noise barrier, and a design element. These systems are designed to enhance both functionality and aesthetics.
- WICLINE Windows: WICONA’s WICLINE series offers sophisticated windows with a compelling design, exceptional functionality, and precise technical features. The extensive range provides various opening options and design variants, making it the ideal choice for architectural projects.
- WICSTYLE Aluminum Doors: These doors are tailored to meet the needs of a variety of applications, from entrance areas in administrative buildings to fire doors in hospitals. They offer a versatile range of design options and high-quality performance, including elegant front door systems, automatic sliding doors, and more.
- WICSLIDE Folding and Sliding Systems: Offering an exceptional thermal performance and impressive dimensions, these aluminum sliding windows and doors bring the outdoors closer to your living spaces. These systems provide an excellent source of daylight, reducing the need for artificial lighting. They also regulate energy and heat input, leading to reduced air conditioning requirements.
- Fall Protection with Glass Balustrade: In modern architectural designs, floor-to-ceiling windows are an integral part of both commercial and residential buildings. To meet the need for fall protection, WICONA developed a glass balustrade system that offers transparency and an unobstructed view of nature. This system is designed to maximize transparency in the facade while ensuring safety. It has a general building inspection certificate and can span up to 4000 mm, making it ideal for wide window areas.
WICONA’s dedication to sustainable solutions and their comprehensive range of products ensures that they remain a leader in the construction industry, providing partners with the tools and expertise to build a greener and more sustainable future.