Heat Outdoors Handy Dryers
Customer service mobile page banner
icon: Free and Fast Delivery
Free and Fast Delivery
from our stock
icon: 5 Star Rated
5 Star Rated
our customers love us!
icon: UK Company
UK Company
Shipping worldwide
icon: Friendly sales team
Friendly sales team
Call us for advice

NEC Birmingham Case Study


The NEC approached Handy Dryers in early 2016 to ask our opinion on converting from using paper towels in all of their washrooms throughout the entire Exhibition Centre in Birmingham to hand dryers.  They were part way through a major refurbishment and wanted hand dryers that met the following criteria:

  • Hard wearing and long lasting
  • Effective at drying hands
  • Low noise
  • Good looking
  • Cost effective
  • Economical running costs

We discussed several options and indeed they had already examined some including offerings by Dyson, Xellerator and World Dryers.  The selection process was very vigorous and thorough and after initial talks, several Handy Dryers units were selected for testing – both wall mounted hands under and hands in units.

Ultimately, it was felt that most of the well known brands fell down in two important areas:

  1. They were all most all extremely noisy
  2. Most, including the Dyson Airblade evacuated the waste water onto the floor causing a whole bunch of additional washroom health and safety issue to deal with.

Ultimately, the decision was made to select the Handy Dryers Gorillo Ultra.  The key benefits were:

Very low noise and accredited by the Noise Abatement Society - Quiet Hand Dryers 

Low power usage combined with fast drying times and accredited by the Carbon Trust

All waste water collected internally – no mess or slip hazards

HEPA filter

Economical Purchase price

Fast delivery to site.

The NEC placed an order for 450 units. They were delivered in Spring 2016 and fitted soon afterwards.  In their 1st year of operation, there has not been a single machine failure and the NEC Group and their users are having a very positive experience.  The attached letter was written to Handy Dryers in 2016.

Handy Dryers Post Installation Report

NEC Birmingham Case Study


Featured Products

Gorillo Ultra
Gorillo Ultra Blade Hand Dryer with HEPA filter
€565.50 + VAT
more info
  • The Ultimate High Power Blade Hand dryer: 7 - 10 second dry time
  • HEPA filter with Internal UVC filter steriliser
  • Lowest Noise Output: Only 70dB
  • Stylish Contemporary Looks: digital countdown timer and midnight blue LED's
  • Latest ECO features: Costs under 15.00 per year in electricity to run!
go to product
categories

Sign up to our newsletter
Join our newsletter banner image
Subscribe to our newsletter to receive our latest news, discounts and promotions. Unsubscribe at any time.
Your basket was updated...
Just added product image
Product name
Code: XXXX
0.00+ VAT
Checkout Now
Continue Shopping
Live Chat