Whale is delighted to announce it has been recognised in The National Caravan Awards 2016. Whale’s unique Expanse underfloor gas and electric water heater has been Highly Commended in the Innovation Category. The Innovation award recognises excellence in components, within the framework of innovation as a development area that is crucial to the future of the caravan industry. The Whale system has been highly commended as making a major contribution to caravan product development.
Whale now offer a unique complete underfloor water and space heating system, all wirelessly controlled by a full colour touchscreen control panel bringing you ‘More Heat, More Space and More Control’*. Whale’s Water and Space Heaters are both fitted underfloor to maximise living and storage space inside the vehicle. The unique RV heating system delivers Whale’s fastest water heat up time and highest heat output to date, supplying a total system power of 7kW. Whale gives the van owner freedom to heat space and heat water together, or heat space only or heat water only – with no compromise. iVan also offers the ability to select the power source that suits you (electric, gas, boost). Whale’s iVan Control Panel features simple icons and intuitive navigation to ensure that controlling your Water and Space Heater and Water Pump is easier than ever before.*
The wide range of power settings allow the user to select the optimal heat output for them. The user can choose low gas consumption (ideal for wild camping), running on electric on site to allow you to save money on gas bottles or for cold weather (running on both gas and electric for maximum heat output). This new iVan control panel also incorporates an integrated master switch, interior light switch and awning light switch, all from one central location. iVan® also allows the user to set up to three timers per heater, per day for ultimate comfort.
Mark Walmsley, Commercial Director RV commented –
“The Whale team is excited to be recognised by the National Caravan Awards, 2016 in the Innovation Category. Our design ethos at Whale is to strive to offer the most innovative RV heating systems possible. Expanse is a unique and exciting product in its own right, however by creating innovative products designed to work together we are able to deliver a revolutionary new heating package. The industry’s first under vehicle gas and electric water and space heating system. Whale offers the van user, more space, faster water heat up, more heat and the highest level of control in Whale’s history!"
Quality Innovation, Service
Whale design, rapid prototype, manufacture, distribute and market Whale Water, Whale Heat and Whale Cook products globally, from their manufacturing base in Bangor, Northern Ireland. The Whale in-house design team of 40 engineers build on decades of experience and work in collaboration with vehicle manufacturers. Over the last 8 years more than 20 world-wide design patents have been registered highlighting the innovation culture created within Whale.