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Gira's history began over 100 years ago: In 1905 Gustav and Richard Giersiepen founded a two-man company for manufacturing their patented switch design. Today the name Gira represents systematic and well-designed modern building technology which makes home living more convenient, more secure and more energy-efficient. For this purpose, Gira offers intelligent functions and user-friendly solutions for the easy and convenient control of lighting, heating, and blinds, as well as door communication, multimedia, and security systems.

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The Gira catalogue 2017 has been published

The catalogue contains an overview of the product range including all novelties. All information relevant to the ordering process is structured in such a way as to help the user locate the desired product quickly.
The Gira catalogue is also available in PDF format as a file which corresponds exactly to the print catalogue.
Last, you could also browse the Gira online catalogue and profit from numerous functions such as parts list management, product comparison, and an intelligent search function.

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New Gira products

Gira consistently extends its product range and is constantly introducing new products for intelligent building technology. A few key products are presented in this overview.

Our company Gira

Gira was founded in 1905 and is now a premium quality manufacturer in the electrotechnical industry. Intelligent building technology from Gira represents future-fit technology and flexible solutions, combined with a high quality of design: automatic light control, time-dependent temperature control, convenient door communication, integration of security systems, and many other functions for more convenience, security and value.

Gira System 55 – the modular system with more than 300 functions

The Gira System 55 combines a large selection of the functions of modern building technology with a wide range of design variants. The key to it all is a single square measuring 55 x 55 mm. This uniform measurement for function modules and matching frames makes the planning, logistics and installation of switches and other building technology functions easier.

KNX System - Intelligent building technology for greater convenience, security and energy efficiency

The Gira KNX system is an intelligent solution for networking and controlling building technology. Due to the targeted linking of devices and functions in accordance with the KNX standard, both living and working have not only become more convenient and secure, but also more energy-efficient and economical.

Gira door communication - Flexible solutions for indoor and outdoor use

Seeing who is at the door, conducting conversations in optimum voice quality and conveniently opening the door: the Gira door communication system provides solutions for all indoor and outdoor requirements. The range includes door intercoms to match the Gira switch ranges, video function, keyless access control, flexible operating options by connecting to IP networks, and much more.

The Gira eNet wireless system – smart networking and control of building technology

The possibilities offered by the latest technologies can even be easily integrated in older buildings. With Gira eNet, functions such as lighting and blind control can easily be retrofitted and networked with one another – without any need to lay new cables. This is because Gira eNet is 100% wireless. A range of control devices – including hand-held transmitters as well as retrofittable wall transmitters – are available for control purposes. The eNet server allows the system to be controlled using the Gira Control Clients, a computer or a mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet, even while on the move.

Gira Academy

The Gira Academy offers you the possibility to individually and specifically train yourself.  Everyone finds his or her own particular way of training with the combination of various learning methods. You can learn in a seminar as part of a group or alone at home with your PC for example.



Gira was founded in 1905 and is now a premium quality manufacturer in the electrotechnical industry.

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100% Design

100% Design is the largest and most prestigious design trade event in the UK taking place at Olympia London. The event takes place on 20-23 September 2017.