In Radevormwald, Germany, more than 1,200 employees produce switches and socket outlets as well as system components for intelligent building technology, for example devices for the KNX system. Using Gira design platforms, new technologies are merged with the electrical installation to become part of the Gira switch systems. They include communication connections and a flush-mounted radio, the Gira door communication system, and the Gira nurse call system
Plus for hospitals, care homes and doctors' practices. Mobile control of the complete building technology from Gira is possible using an iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad. For architects, the name Gira represents innovative strength, product quality, and prize-winning design. For example, Gira products have repeatedly received the iF product design award, red dot design award, Plus X Award and the DESIGN PLUS.