Our heat pump EcoTouch Ai1 Compact was awarded with the ICONIC AWARDS 2018: Innovative Architecture - Selection at this year's. In addition to visionary buildings, the ICONIC AWARDS are characterized by innovative products from all areas of architecture, the construction and real estate sector as well as the manufacturing industry.

2018 | Industriepreis

The WATERKOTTE Industrial Line Goliath 6900 was honored as BEST OF the INDUSTRIEPREIS 2018 in the category "Energy & Environment" by an independent jury of industry experts, professors and journalists from the Initiative Mittelstand. With an outstanding 924 kW power, the large heat pump breaks through previous performance limits.

2018 | Red Dot Award Winner

One of the most well known design awards is the "Red Dot  Award" and this year excellent product designs won this award. We are very excited about our award "Red Dot 2018 Winner" which honoured our new micro heat pump for single apartments - EcoTouch Ai1 Compact.

2018 | German Design Award

Our geothermal heat-pump "Basic Line Ai1 Geo" has been awarded with the "German Design Award Special 2018" in the category "Energy" for its outstanding product design. The ventilation unit "EcoVent E" has won the "German Design Award Winner 2018". The German Design Award honours the most elegant products of the design scene.


Our sustainable concept" Kalte Nahwärme" it was honoured with this year's ICONIC AWARD. In the single households the won energy is provided decentralised with heat pumps. In the direct comparison the heat pump without any direct CO2 issue is the most ecologically friendly and most efficient heating system.

2017 | Innovativste Marke Plus X Award

This year WATERKOTTE won the highest award of the Plus X Award. We are very proud of this as a company. The award "Innovative brand of the year" highlights particular brands within a product group. WATERKOTTE won the award in the heating and air conditioning product group! A special honor, because the most innovative brands of the year are determined transparently by the expert and industrial experts jury of the Plus X Award.

2017 | Industriepreis

The WATERKOTTE Systemhaus received the award "Industriepreis" 2017" with the title BEST OF 2017 in the field of energy & Environment. The prize has awarded annually by Huber Verlag of Neue Medien GmbH at HANNOVER MESSE and honors particularly advanced industrial products and solutions. We are delighted that our WATERKOTTE Systemhaus has convinced the jury.

2017 | Red Dot Award Winner

The Red Dot Award is a world-renowned design award and is distinguished by first-class product design. Also this year we are very pleased that we have won the Red Dot with our products. Our central living room ventilation units BasicVent 270 Enthalpie and EcoVent 400 Enthalpy were awarded with the Red Dot Award.

2017 | Plus X Award

The design prize Plus X Award distinguishes innovative products. The following products were awarded the Plus X Award in 2017: Basic Line BM 7010, EcoPack, EcoStock, EcoTouch DA 5018 Ai, EcoTouch DS 5018 Ai and BasicLine Ai1 Air. The following categories were distinguished: innovation, high quality, functionality, design, operating comfort and ecology.

2017 | German Brand Award

Brand scenery is excellent. The German Brand Award discovered, presents and distinguishes noteworthy brands. WATERKOTTE was nominated in the category "industry excellence in branding". This category deals with brands all around the subjects heating, climate and energy technology. We are glad about the nomination of the German fire Award in '17.

2016 | Econ Award

The Econ Award honors annually companies for the best Corporate Communication. We have submitted our current web page which was newly developed a few months ago. We are very pleased with the nomination in the category "digital media" for the Econ Award in 2016. In October will be the awards show. In this show the final winners will be announced.

2014 | Good Design Award

The Good Design Award is a one of the most prestigious design awards worldwide and is presented by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design. The Good Design quality seal is an international symbol for innovative products with attractive design. We at Waterkotte are very happy about this distinction. Our EcoTouch Ai1 Air received this renowned award.

2014 | eligible heat pump

Our geo heat pump EcoTouch DS 5027 Ai was classified by BAFA (Federal Office of Economics and Export Control) as eligible heat pump. We are happy about this great ranking of our product in 2014. The classification took place in accordance with the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources in the heating sector. BAFA publishes a list that is updated on a regular basis.

2014 | Universal Design / Consumer Favorite

The iF Universal Design Award stands for design that is universal to all users and links design, technologies and communication to the users. Universal Design is a 100 percent subsidiary of iF Industrie Forum Design e. V. and the quality seal is internationally known. The Waterkotte EcoTouch Ai1 Air received the Universal Design Award. The Consumer Favourite Award was also a major highlight.

2014 | A' Design Award

The Italian A´Design Award & Competition honoured products that clearly distinguish themselves from competition by innovative design and functionality. The prestigious award is granted in the following categories: Functionality, Engineering, Presentation, Innovation and Technology. We at Waterkotte are proud that our EcoTouch Ai1 Air won the silver A´Design Award.

2014 | Plus X Award

The Plus X Award is the innovation award in the areas of technology, sports and lifestyle. The X distinguishes the added value of a product. Awarding two WATERKOTTE heat pumps with the Plus X Award "Best Product 2014" during the 2014 award ceremony - the basic line Ai1 Geo and the EcoTouch Ai1 Air - constituted an absolute novelty. The EcoWell also received a Plus X Award in the categories High Quality and Functionality.

2015 | Design Plus powered bei ISH

The Design Plus Award was presented in 2015 within the framework of the International Sanitary And Heating Trade Fair (ISH) in Frankfurt in cooperation with the German Design Council. The quality seal stands for future-oriented products that combine innovative design with energy efficient technology. Among the almost 200 products submitted, our EcoTouch Ai1 Air was the only heat pump that received an expert jury award.

2015 | Plus X Award

Our Waterkotte products were honoured for the second time with the renowned Plux X Award in the heating and air conditioning segment. We at Waterkotte are very happy about this distinction. Our living area ventilation products BasicVent and EcoVent received the Plus X Award 2015. Our products scored particularly well in the four categories of high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology.

2016 | German Design Award Special

The coveted German Design Award honours innovative products as well as their manufacturers and designers. This award has been in existence since 1953, presenting the German and international design scene. This year, the Waterkotte heat pump EcoTouch Ai1 Air Split and our EcoWell domestic water heat pump received the "German Design Award Special 2016" in the category "Excellent Product Design-Energy".

2016 | German Brand Award Winner

Our WATERKOTTE system house was awarded with the German Brand Award 2016 Winner in the category "Industry Excellence in Branding". The revolutionary system house consists of the components heat pump, living ventilation, energy storage system PV and with the house automation system.

2016 | Red Dot Award Winner

The "Red Dot Award: Product Design" is an internationally acclaimed design award and one of the most important quality seals for product design. We are delighted that this year a total of six Waterkotte products were honoured with the Red Dot Award. The following heat pumps received an award from the Red Dot Committee: Basic Line Ai1 Geo, Basic Line BM 7010, EcoTouch Ai1 Air, EcoTouch Ai1 Geo, EcoTouch DS 5027 EcoTouch DS 5018

2013 | iF Product Design Award

The iF Award is an international honouring in three following categories: iF Product Design Award, iF Packaging Design Award and iF Communication Design Award. Already before our official market launch of the EcoTouch class, our heat pump EcoTouch Ai1 Geo was distinguished by an expert's jury with iF Product Design Award.