“Oikos” is a noun of Greek origin meaning “house” and it recalls the natural habitat of the company’s products, which in 2015 celebrated the 25th anniversary of its establishment. Oikos Venezia designs, manufactures and tests custom-made safety doors meeting high quality standards, at its headquarters in Gruaro, 50 km far from Venice.
The whole production is certified: anti burglar (Class 3 and 4), acoustic and thermal isolation, water, air and wind protection. Any production phase is carried on inside the company plants to obtain unique products, interally Made in Italy with a refined design. Oikos aims to provide architects and interior designers with a wide range of esthetical and technical solutions. Its international exposure is demonstrated by its presence in all the principal european markets as well as Asia, Africa and North America.
Incorporation of Oikos Venezia srl.
First participation in the most important sector trade fair: SAIE 2, today MADE Expo.
Oikos is the first company producing safety doors to carry out tests for noise reduction.
New production plant in Gruaro (Venice).
Break-in certification for Class 3 and 4.
Synua is created - the first safety door for large dimensions, with vertical pivoting system, and installation coplanar with the wall.
Synua Wall System is created - the integrated wall-safety door system.
Tekno (with hinges) is created - the front door for young and trendy environments by Adriani & Rossi.
Evolution is created - modern technology applied to traditional front door.
Synua Vela is created - the first sliding safety door // The collaboration with the University Ca’ Foscari of Venice is started // Expansion into foreign markets.
iDoor is created - the first safety door for interiors.
Honorable Mention "Compasso D’Oro" by ADI for Synua Vela // Launch of the Legno Vivo line - a line of outdoor coverings developed for the safety doors Evolution and Tekno // Exclusive preview of Tekno - the safety door with concealed hinges and EI90 fire resistance.
Launch of the collection Venezia Materia, finishes in concrete, brass, sawn oak, mosaics and enamels // Inclusion of Tekno in the ADI Design Index.
Completion of the corporate Showroom // Expansion of the production facility.
Maxi event at the Venetian Arsenal (Arsenale di Venezia) involving 800 architects and designers from all around the world // New pay-off "Architetture d'ingresso" (Entrance Architectural Solutions) // Launch of the international competition "Progetta la tua architettura d'ingresso" (Design your entrance architectural solution): the winning project will be exposed at Made Expo 2015.
Opening of the offices in Dubai and New York // Participation in Made Expo with two new products: Evolution 3TT, first safety door with heat barrier frame, and Project, the safety leaf for interiors // During Batimat in Paris, the new electronic Arckey lock is launched, which, controlled by smartphones, allows controlling accesses // The collaboration with local schools continues with the involvement in the project "Impresa Formativa Simulata" (Simulation of a training company) as sponsor company.
Official partner of CasaClima with Evolution 3TT and participation in the CasaClima Tour throughout Italy // Winner of the Best of Houzz 2016 award // Participation in the FuoriSalone in Milan at Space&Interiors // Participation in Maison&Objet Americas in Miami Beach.