Awards and Recognitions

Awards and recognitions for our products

The hotun dry trap tundish and hotun detect in-tundish alarm unit

We are very proud of the awards and recognitions that our hotun range of products have received from the industry.

We are equally proud of the development history we have gone through, that has lead us to win so many industry awards and accolades

We are fully-fledged members of and totally support UK Manufacturing and are members of Made in Britain #UKmfg

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Recent Accolades

hotun detect wins HVR Awards 2020! 

 hotun detect reaches finals of HVR Awards 2020 in two categories;

Domestic Product of the Year

Ancillary Product of the Year

and goes on to WIN the award for Ancillary Product of the Year 2020

Please take an opportunity of reading about what it means to us to win this award, and take a look at our clip celebrating this award here

“The judges noted that hotun detect is innovative and at the set price point is accessible to all, a simple idea that will alert homeowners to an issue that may have gone unnoticed until it had caused significant damage and with its diagnostic functions, technicians can triage the problem over the phone, thus speeding up repair time”

hotun detect –

ASCP Product of the year Highly Commended Finalists 2021!

We are proud to announce that hotun detect has gained the accolade of being the Highly Commended Finalist in the ASCP (Association of Safety and Compliance Professional) Safety and Compliance Awards finals in the Product of The Year category!

The ASCP Safety & Compliance Awards recognise the achievements of the inspirational individuals and organisations working within social housing and facilities management sectors, so we are especially proud of breaking into and getting recognised in this sector of the industry


hotun detect gains finalist status in, arguably, the UK’s most prestigious HVAC industry awards!

In the 2021 awards, in the Domestic Product of the Year category, hotun detect has gone through to the finals.

This continues to reflect the hotun brands’ credentials of producing relevant, industry-leading and innovative products that are worthy of such accolades

hotun detect gains further plaudits!

hotun detect has gained further recognition in the 2021 Energy Awards

Alongside some very credible competitors, we have got through to the final of this competition in the “physical technology of the year” category.

We are very proud that hotun detect’s features of water and energy saving, as well as the benefits to fault diagnosis have been recognised and resulted in this accolade.


Past Achievements


Travis Perkins

hotun & hotun hiflo

Innovations Awards Winner – 2016 

Judges Feedback

“The product is simple by design. It also removes the need to work outside a building at height.

“I can see this being a repeatable purchase for multiple trade projects for new and existing buildings”

Advanced Water Company

hotun & hotun hiflo

Product of the Year – 2019

Matthew Hannant Sales and Marketing Director of Advanced Water says;

“We have been hugely impressed with hotun by RA Tech because of the benefit it offers to installers, its simplicity, accessible price point, and technical excellence.  hotun has also delivered Advanced Water a significant growth opportunity with units supplied out doubling from year 1 to year 2.  Well deserved product of the year 2019.”


“RA Tech UK Ltd consists of a team of people, and its founders (pictured here) husband and wife, Russell and Ally Armstrong, would like to extend their thanks to each and everyone who has made this venture such a success, including members of our team, our distributors, the merchants who sell our products, but especially we would like to thank each and every customer, installer and specifier who supports us and our products.

Russell and Ally Armstrong