News & Events

2011

Continental folding & stacking equipment

Continental debuts folding & stacking equipment

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Oshkosh, Wis.--Continental Girbau Inc. recently introduced a full complement of linen handling equipment, including the FL-LITE multi-lane flatwork folder, the AP-LITE drop stacker, and the FT-LITE drywork folder. Thanks to these new linen handling products, higher-volume laundry facilities, such as casinos, hotels, athletic facilities, healthcare operations and convention centers, can successfully achieve improved productivity and quality, while lowering labor costs... Read More

Continental Natural Gas Ironer Pro-Series Heated-Chest Ironer

Continental adds natural gas ironer to Pro-Series Heated-Chest Ironer Line

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Oshkosh, Wis.—Continental Girbau Inc. recently introduced the Continental Pro-Series natural gas Heated-Chest Ironer. The new natural gas model – delivering 90 percent efficiency complements the Pro-Series Heated-Chest Ironer line, which also includes steam and thermal fluid models. Offering single-roll configuration and finishing widths of 130 and 138 inches, the Pro-Series natural gas ironers are designed to fit the needs of a variety of high-volume laundry applications... Read More

Continental Care Warranty Program

Continental reveals new Continental Care Warranty Program with expanded 10 year key component warranty

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Oshkosh, Wis.--Continental Girbau Inc. recently released a more robust Continental Care™ Warranty Program for vended laundry washer-extractors sold on or after April 1, 2011. Under the new Continental Care™ Warranty Program, specified vended laundry products retain Continental’s 3-year limited parts warranty. However, Continental’s previous 5-year warranty on key components – including frame assemblies, inner cylinders, cylinder shafts, bearings and bearing seals – now extends to 10 years, or 25,000 hours of operation, whichever comes first... Read More

Continental Grand rebate

Continental announces a "Grand" rebate for large-capacity washers

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Oshkosh, Wis.--Continental Girbau Inc. recently announced a new large-washer “Grand” rebate promotion. Vended laundry storeowners who purchase a Continental Girbau 75-pound capacity PowerLoad Washer, a 125-pound PowerLoad Plus Washer, or a 90-pound capacity ExpressWash Washer will receive a $1,000 rebate for each qualifying unit purchased between Aug. 1 through Oct.31, 2011... Read More

Continental 2010 Distributors of the Year Vended

Continental reveals 2010 Vended Laundry Distributors of the Year awards

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Oshkosh, Wis.— Daniels Equipment Company (Daniels Equipment), in Auburn, N.H., recently received Continental Girbau’s 2010 Vended Laundry Distributor of the Year award, an honor that distinguishes distributors for outstanding performance in the vended laundry market. This is the third consecutive year Daniels Equipment has claimed the award. Simultaneously, Sparkle Solutions, in Concord, Ontario, received the Canadian Distributor of the Year award for outstanding sales and distribution in both the vended and on-premise laundry markets... Read More

Continental 2010 Distributor of the Year On-Premise

Continental reveals 2010 On-premise Laundry Distributor of the Year awards

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Oshkosh, Wis.— Skyline Equipment Inc. (Skyline), in Houston, recently received Continental Girbau’s 2010 On-premise Laundry Distributor of the Year award, an honor that distinguishes distributors for outstanding performance in the on-premise laundry market. This is one of nine years that Skyline has claimed the award. Simultaneously, Sparkle Solutions, in Concord, Ontario, received the Canadian Distributor of the Year award for outstanding sales and distribution in both the vended and on-premise laundry markets... Read More

Continental debuts 200 G-force MG-Series Washers

Continental debuts 200 G-force MG-Series Washers

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Oshkosh, Wis.-- Continental Girbau recently unleashed the new MG-Series hard-mount washer-extractors, available in 40- and 55-pound capacities. Continental’s highest performing hard-mount washers, MG-Series feature up to 200 G-force extract speeds, superior energyefficiency, advanced programmability, and unrivaled durability... Read More

Continental Girbau's Oldest Washer Contest

Winner of Continental Girbau's Oldest Washer Contest announced

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Oshkosh, Wis.—Coco and Louie Lin, owners of Sunshine Laundry – a vintage, mom-and-pop corner laundry in Philadelphia – are the winners of Continental Girbauʼs Oldest Washer Contest. The contest debuted as part of Continental Girbauʼs 15th anniversary celebration, according to Continental President Mike Floyd... Read More

Turnout Gear Care

Selecting the Right Washer-Extractor for Turnout Gear Care

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Although it’s critical to properly clean soiled turnout gear to prevent the transfer of carcinogens, particulates and biohazards to firefighters, and those they serve, it isn’t easy to determine which washers are most appropriate to do the job. Turnout gear demands specific cleaning care to remove contaminants and prevent fabric damage. Through the use of the right washer-extractor, turnout gear can be properly cleaned – preserving the gear’s protective integrity without damage... Read More

Continental's Logi Pro Control

Continental's new Logi Pro Control delivers heightened programmability

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Oshkosh, Wis.—Continental Girbau Inc. recently released the highly programmable Logi Pro Control, now available on the 20-pound capacity E-Series Washers and the complete line-up of M-Series Washer-Extractors. The new Logi Pro Control offers up to 25 individually modifiable programs – each with up to 11 baths, including multiple pre-wash, wash and rinse phases. The new Control not only offers high-level programmability, it delivers unique advantages and flexibility to laundries at correctional facilities, vet clinics, fire departments, spas, healthcare facilities, and hotels, according to Joel Jorgensen, Continental vice president of sales and customer services... Read More

Continental Girbau Inc. Clean show 2011

Visit Continental Girbau, Inc. interactive booth 2352 during Clean '11

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Oshkosh, Wis.— At Clean ’11, in Las Vegas, Continental’s 5,600-square-foot booth (Booth #2352) will display new and existing products from each of the three Continental Girbau Inc. brands – Girbau Industrial, Continental Girbau, and OnePress. Additionally, Continental will offer live demonstrations of the Inteli Control – Continental’s most advanced programmable control ever; and interactive demonstrations of the E-Series Energy Analysis, a comparison tool that allows users to see detailed utility savings between hard-mount and soft-mount washers... Read More

Continental ExpressDry Gear Dryer

Continental introduces new ExpressDry Gear Dryer for firefighters

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Oshkosh, Wis.—Continental Girbau Inc. recently introduced a new product for safely drying firefighter turnout gear and equipment – the Continental ExpressDry Gear Dryer. Engineered to safely and quickly dry firefighter personal protective equipment, including turnout gear, helmets, gloves, boots, face masks, and self-contained breathing apparatuses (SCBA), the dryer is designed to work in concert with a highly programmable Continental E-Series ExpressWash Washer... Read More