CONCEPT R mini combi wins an IF Design award

The Concept R Mini Combi, the sauna heater with the unique stand that fits to small spaces, has been granted the iF DESIGN AWARD. The award is an important recognition of Harvia’s sauna heater design, which brings together aesthetics, usability, and the latest technology. The heater was designed by Sentiotec, part of the Harvia Group.

What is the iF DESIGN AWARD?

The iF DESIGN AWARD is now in its 65th year and is globally recognizes as a trademark for excellence in design.
This year they got a record number of submissions: 6.402 entries from 2.955 participants from 54 countries, the highest participation rate in the last 65 years. It was a challenge for the members of the jury,

63 design experts selected the iF DESIGN AWARD 2018 winners

From the 23th to the 25th of January 2018, a jury of 63 independent international experts came together in Hamburg to select the winners.

All winners will be celebrated at the official awards ceremony, the “iF DESIGN AWARD night”, on 9 March 2018. The extraordinary architecture of the BMW Welt in Munich will provide a unique setting for this event.

We are very proud to be one of the winners!

And we are proud to provide our customers outstanding products with award-winning Design.

But Design is not all what the Concept R mini combi offers.

The Concept R mini combi sauna heater stands out with its high-tech design. High quality materials make an impression, just like friendly service. The special feature of this sauna heater is the unique foot which was not available in this form before. A revolution on the sauna market. There is a practical and attractive way of concealing cables and connections directly in the foot. This allows the Concept R mini combi to be placed anywhere, even in the middle of the cabin. In addition, the space-saving installation makes this heater distinctive: With a floor space of just 58 x 22 cm, it is especially suitable for small sauna cabins. This sauna heater is also easy and quick to install on a wall.

Concept R mini combi -heaters technical facts:

  • Sauna heater capacity: 6 kW ja 7.5 kW
  • Evaporator output: 1 kW
  • Interior parts made of stainless steel
  • Space-saving installation
  • Easy to service due to detachable connection cards
  • Quick and easy wall mounting


  • Bracket set for railing
  • Wooden railing (lime wood or walnut)
  • Foot made of powder-coated stainless steel
  • Cover foot (lime wood or walnut)