• Education College of Art and College of Education


  • Offices & Public buildings Abu Dhabi National Oil Company HQ

    Abu Dhabi
    United Arab Emirates

  • Offices & Public buildings Savola Group HQ - Panda Tower

    Saudi Arabia


Higher performing facades thanks to dynamic solar shading

Somfy believes in smarter buildings with happier and productive occupants. We are committed to significantly improving the performance of facades by automating solar shading with intelligent controls and motors.

Project delivery

Somfy is dedicated to deliver projects as designed, we achieve this by leveraging our in-depth knowledge of dynamic solar shading products and industry.

Intelligent building controls through our animeo product range, market leading motors and a service offering tailored to your needs make Somfy your ideal partner for projects.


Facades with clear glazing and automated solar shading achieve the best solutions in connecting end users to the outside environment, while protecting them from direct glare and contributing to energy-savings in buildings.

To achieve any measurable benefit from solar shading it is vital for it to be automated.

Somfy - delivering high quality solutions globally

Each building is unique and needs to adapt to occupants' requirements during its lifetime. Somfy provides flexible and scalable solutions for all kinds of solar shadings and building types. Read about our solutions for offices, healthcare, education, hospitality, and residential buildings.

Then look no further. Somfy is here to support you in meeting the unique requirements with accurate specifications for your automated solar shading project – we can also provide general consultancy on dynamic solar shading. Check out our specification support section.

Dynamic solar shading improves building's comfort level, reduces energy consumption and both contribute to BREEAM or LEED certifications.


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    New! animeo IB+ Touch Building Controller

    Ready for a new experience?

    You know... The benefits of control units for managing building facades. They are used to activate motorised solar shading devices automatically with connections to various sensors, and set them in the ideal position according to changes of the weather condition.

    But do you know... about the new touch control unit: animeo IB+ Touch Building Controller?

    Click to learn more about the last born of the animeo IB+ range!

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    New! White Paper

    Today, designing and renovating a building is increasingly complex. Climate change and the necessity to reduce CO2 emissions have created new challenges which have had a major impact on the conventional rules and codes of conduct in the building industry.

    Our ambition with this White Paper is to highlight some of the major benefits that automated and dynamic solar shading, driven and controlled by Somfy solutions, can provide for sustainable and liveable buildings.

    All statements are supported by reliable scientific studies, demonstration projects or live buildings.

    Click now to discover the White Paper!

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    Discover animeo IP/RS485 in movie!

    Dedicated to new medium to large size buildingsanimeo IP/RS485 is the digital solution that makes easy to manage your commercial sector sites.

    Thanks to limited wiring and plug and play installation, animeo IP/RS485 reduces wiring mistakes.

    An intuitive user interface allows simplified commissioning, building management and technical support, featuring drag-and-drop zone creation, motor discovery and at-a-glance system status updates.

    Click now to discover the solution in video!

Discover animeo, our range of solutions for building control!

animeo Solo

The easy-to-use system to control 1 or 2 zones, and up to 800 motors.

animeo IB+

An intelligent system to control 1 to 16 zones and up to 6400 motors.

animeo IP/RS485

The sustainable and scalable digital solution for buildings evolutions.

animeo KNX

Adaptable façade management system compatible with KNX standards. No zone limitation.

animeo LON

Interactive façade management system compatible with LON standards. No zone limitation.

Contact us to learn more about Somfy Projects!

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