Giersiepen GmbH & Co. KG (www.gira.com) has its headquarters
in Radevormwald and is one of the leading full-service providers of intelligent
system solutions for electronic and interconnected digital building management.
With its numerous developments, the family company has been shaping and
influencing the world of electrical installations and building management since
it was founded in the summer of 1905. Gira has been a key driving force behind
the forward-looking development of intelligently networked "Smart Building
Systems" and the digitalisation of buildings from the very beginning with
its many developments, including the Gira HomeServer. Products and solutions
from Gira are characterised by German engineering, "Made in Germany"
quality, sustainable manufacturing processes and operations that have as little
impact on the environment and on resources as possible, for perfection in form
and functionality - but above all by the fact that they make people's lives
easier, more comfortable and more secure. That is why switches and control,
communication and security systems from Gira can be found in around 40
countries across the globe, including in the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg, in the
Olympic Stadium in Kiev, in the "Messner Mountain Museum: Corones" in
the South Tyrol and in the Banyan Tree Hotel in Shanghai. Thanks to its
extensive expertise in the field of plastics technology, Gira also manufactures
complex system products out of plastic for the medical technology sector. The
Gira Group includes the subsidiary Stettler Kunststofftechnik in Untersteinach
near Bamberg, as well as its stake in Insta Elektro in Lüdenscheid, the
software company ISE in Oldenburg and the start-up company Senic in Berlin.
Together, around 1,700 members of staff generate an annual turnover of more
than 330 million euro.