Category Archives: Lighting & Electrical

DANLERS team up with CASAMBI to deliver wireless control of energy-saving occupancy and daylight sensors

DANLERS Limited are proud to announce the launch of a new range of energy saving controls in collaboration with CASAMBI, one of the world’s leading providers of smart wireless lighting control technologies.

ASTOLFO

Floor lamp with double LED light sources, Solid oak or walnut base with a black anodized arm housing the LED light source. Three machined grooves in the main body allow the light source to be placed in up 12 positions, with a further set of LEDs in the back of the main body. 

SOVEREIGN® EcoBlade LED Uplighter

Sovereign® EcoBlade is a superb range of high performance LED uplighters designed around the very latest in LED technology. Available in a range of standard sizes with LED efficiency up to 130 lm/W making these high quality units ideal for most applications.

Reggiani Enhances the TWC Experience

At The White Company store in Norwich, designers Dalziel and Pow (D&P) have created an all-LED store experience with a domestic, ‘home-from-home’ quality that takes customers on a journey through the space and engages them with the products on offer. In doing so, the company has taken advantage of the comprehensive range of LED luminaires available from Reggiani Lighting to ensure the lighting plays a key role in that experience.

INTELLIGENT CONTROLS FOR A ‘RADICAL’ HOME

When Irish architect and farmer, Patrick Bradley, came up with a design for his own home that would be like nothing seen before, he was determined to include as many state-of-the art features as he could. Of the lighting and heating systems, his key requirement was the intelligent control of all of the functions via his iPad or mobile phone. He presented this challenge to contractor, AK Electrical, which installed a system based on controls from electrical solutions and services provider Hager.

HAGER LAUNCHES FIRST LIMITLESS LIGHTING CONTROL

Controlling lighting in areas with up to four different control groups is now possible with unlimited profiles due to the introduction of klik Lighting Control Module (LCM) from electrical solutions provider, Hager UK.

SUSTAINABILITY CENTRAL TO ONLINE RETAIL GIANT

Sixty London is the iconic building set to become the workspace for over a thousand employees of a major online retailer. The curved glass and steel structure, extending over 14 floors above ground, is designed to BREEAM Excellent standard, a reflection of its focus on sustainability. This dedication to energy efficiency is evident in the selection of the highest quality in lighting and controls from Luxonic Lighting.

MEGAMAN®’s Unveils Groundbreaking Dim to Warm LED Lamps Improved Dimming Performance with The Warmth of Halogen

MEGAMAN®, a forward-thinking LED lighting solution provider, has announced today an entire line up of LED products which incorporates a ground-breaking Dim to Warm feature for a wide range of lighting applications. This technological breakthrough improves the dimming performance to follow exactly the dimming curve of familiar filament lamps and at the same time enables the LED lamps to emit a warmer light as they are dimmed, perfect for a more relaxing atmosphere in residential buildings, hotels, restaurants and bars.

CP Electronics’ Lighting Controls Help Energy Efficiency at Somerstown Community Hub

The UK’s premier lighting controls specialist CP Electronics has supplied a variety of lighting solutions for a new municipal facility, Somerstown Central, which has been constructed in the Somerstown district in Portsmouth.  Specified by M&E services providers Working Environments, Southampton, all lighting controls, both stand- alone and networked were supplied by CP Electronics, including the sophisticated fully addressable Rapid lighting control system.

Taking Control of Lighting at Sunderland College’s New Buildings

Two new buildings on the Bede campus at Sunderland College have been fitted with a networked lighting management system from CP Northern to ensure optimum use of lighting with minimum energy consumption and carbon emissions.

The £22 million expansion of the Bede campus includes a new sports hall with fitness suite, sports laboratories and teaching rooms, while the second building provides a new performance hall, dance and drama studios, music recording studios and a digital film lounge.

The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) Announce Winner of ‘Delight in Light’ 2014 Competition

The LIA’s 2014 ‘Delight in Light’ competition has been won by Peter Iveson, a recent graduate of Dundee University with a strong passion for practical design.  Peter’s design ‘Study Bright‘, offered an alternative, low running cost solution powered by three very bright LEDs that allows students to study in total darkness for the cost of one tea candle each evening. If the user needs to move away from their work space then the light can be simply folded into a torch and carried around for short periods of time.

NEW TENNIS CENTRE SERVES AN ACE WITH LED LIGHTING SCHEME

A brand new £1.2 million tennis centre has been opened in Portsmouth and is the first of its kind to benefit from LED lighting, all of which has been provided by Luxonic. Former British number one, Greg Rusedski and council dignitaries opened the complex, which is situated next to the Mountbatten Sports Centre. It is the first Lawn Tennis Association ( LTA ) funded and approved project that uses a full LED lighting scheme to create an optimal environment for recreational use while reducing energy consumption.

Odyssey LED: The Latest in Outdoor Illumination from GE Lighting

GE Lighting is expanding its range of outdoor LED luminaires with the Odyssey, a new controllable fitting that makes the superior quality, efficiency and reliability of GE LED luminaires available for a wide range of applications in streets, roads and beyond.

Panasonic launches new intelligent remote control panel for hotels

Panasonic has developed a new intelligent LCD remote control panel which integrates all hotel devices, including Panasonic’s ECOi VRF system.

This new LCD panel from Panasonic is meeting the demand from hoteliers for systems which offer energy savings, and also providing hotel customers with control over the room environment. Panasonic’s remote control integrates all key devices in a hotel room to ensure that visitors can operate the various aspects from one panel.

ETC Source Four® Dimmer hits the catwalk in St Petersburg

Some classic looks never go out of style. Tungsten lighting is one of them. That’s why Art-Festival, a special events company in Russia, chose to use 180 ETC Source Four fixtures with attached Source Four Dimmers on a recent series of high end fashion shows in St Petersburg.

New multi room audio system launches

Armour Home, the UK’s leading provider of premium products, solutions and services to the specialist hi-fi, home theatre and entertainment market, has announced the launch of its new digital multi room audio system. Systemline 7 (S7) is built into the fabric of the house and offers users fully integrated access to the widest available range of online music services on the market. It provides high quality audio in up to 24 separate, independent zones, offering fully integrated access to the widest range of network music services and built-in music file storage.

Walbrook Building, London

Wieland Electric’s Metalynx structured wiring system has been used for the connection of power and lighting in The Walbrook Building, London. The prestigious new, purpose built office headquarters is occupied by a number of blue chip companies and is situated near to the Bank of England and directly opposite Cannon Street station.

Scolmore introduces Inceptor Adaptor Plate

With its Inceptor and Inceptor Micro fire-rated, integrated LED downlights enjoying huge success in the marketplace, Scolmore Group has introduced an adaptor plate which will allow the Inceptor fittings to be retrofitted to existing downlight cut outs up to 120mm – opening up yet more application opportunities.

Spectral Launched Full Range Of Ultra-Efficient LED Luminaires At L+B

At Light+Building this year, Spectral, part of the RIDI Group, showcased a range of ultra-efficient luminaires, including the brand new Stora-LK-Fabrik, and updated LED versions of its popular IRIS, JEP and Plafou fittings. Combining industry leading efficiency with architectural craftsmanship and design, the show saw Spectral confirm its position as one of the industry’s frontrunners of cutting edge aesthetics and performance in luminaire design.

Designed to Inspire, Built to inform Hamilton Litestat’s all New Website Goes Live

Hamilton Litestat’s inspirational and informative website is now live and fully operational. The decorative electrical wiring accessories specialist and lighting control & multi-room audio systems manufacturer has created the new platform to meet the specific needs of individual users. Its content is intuitive and the functionality gives direct and instant access to required information.

Highbury Stadium, Fleetwood

More than 90 of Scolmore Group’s Inceptor LED Downlights are providing a low energy lighting solution for Fleetwood Town FC’s new Red & Whites Café Bar – the latest addition to state of the art conference facilities at the Highbury Stadium.

Inceptor was chosen for its exceptional energy saving properties, as well as the ease and speed of installation due to the integrated Click Flow wiring system.

Hamilton Litestat Unveils NEW LEDstat Intelligent Dimmer

Resolving compatibility issues between LEDs and dimmers just took a giant leap forward with the unveiling of the NEW Hamilton LEDstat – an intelligent LED dimming device which monitors and programmes itself for best performance, depending on the LED lamps used, making it compatible with a wide variety of lamp types.

Scolmore Group – helping to shape the future

“Developing new and innovative products that make electrical installation projects quicker and easier to carry out is what Scolmore prides itself on. So we are delighted to have been able to get involved once more with the UK National Apprentice of the Year scheme and play our part in developing the talent and skills that will ensure the industry thrives in the future.” Comments Scolmore Group marketing manager, Marie Parry, on the company’s involvement as silver sponsor of this year’s competition.

Berker By Hager Launch Premium Wiring Accessories For Intelligent Homes

Premium wiring accessories range Berker has been introduced by leading electrical solutions and services provider, Hager to complement its building automation offering for exclusive building designs and intelligent homes.

The range includes switches and sensors designed with high-grade materials such as aluminium, glass, and CRYSTALLIZEDTM Swarovski Elements for the more extravagant interiors.

New Wiring Accessories to Weather the Storm

Scolmore Group is expanding its wiring accessories offer with the introduction of a range of durable, easy-to-install weatherproof boxes designed to offer a high level of protection against ingress of water jets and dust.

Click Litehouse – Riding the Economic Storm

There have been many casualties of the economic crisis in Ireland, and with the economy starting to grow and the country set to exit the €85bn international bailout programme it entered three years ago, it’s good to hear that it has not been bad news for all businesses – as the fortune of Click Litehouse testifies.

Scolmore locks out the competition

One of Europe’s leading manufacturers of Data Centre Infrastructure and ATS (Automatic Transfer Switch) products – Austrian-based EPS Electric Power Systems – has turned to Scolmore Group’s innovative IEC Lock to provide vital power protection properties for a number of products.

Arrowe Park and Clatterbridge Hospitals, Wirral

Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has appointed UK energy management and combined heat and power (CHP) specialist ENER-G to modernise its energy infrastructure across two acute hospitals, by utilising the Carbon and Energy Fund framework, funding, process and contract.

Holiday Inn Huntingdon – Racecourse, Cambridgeshire

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) continues to grow its presence in the UK and one of its recent signings, the Holiday Inn Huntingdon – Racecourse in Cambridgeshire, will soon be opening for business with products from Scolmore’s lighting and wiring accessories ranges providing stylish finishing touches.

SACO House, Manchester

More than 850 of Scolmore Group’s Inceptor LED Downlights are providing a low energy lighting solution in a new £3.5m Apart-Hotel due to open in Piccadilly, Manchester this autumn.

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