The design objective in the development of the water heater was to lend it an appearance that fully integrates into modern living environments. Clear proportions, an effective combination of materials and the matt black surfaces all give NOCO a contemporary look. The illuminated display is clearly structured and easy to operate. The frame features aluminium extrusion profiles that increase the durability of the device.
Statement by the Jury
The NOCO water heater impresses with its distinctive design. In addition, its robust workmanship and sophisticated materiality exude durability.
Haier Group, Qingdao, China
Haier Innovation Design Center, Liu Li, Zhen Jieliang, Dai Nanhai,
Qiu Jingchuan, Wang Hongchao, Sun Yan, Dong Haoyang, Qingdao, China