Casambi teams up with DANLERS to deliver wireless control of energy-saving daylight sensors

Casambi, the world’s leading provider of smart wireless lighting control technologies, announces a partnership with DANLERS enabling wireless Bluetooth control of the new range of energy saving occupancy sensors with daylight control manufactured by DANLERS in the UK. Through the combination of Casambi intelligent software and DANLERS high quality controls, there is the potential for energy saving of up to…

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How human-centric lighting can help shift workers

Greenlite Group’s MD Bob Hall explains how we can support night staff and boost productivity by providing the right lighting solution As you turn out the light and huddle down in bed tonight, spare a thought for the three million plus night workers, beavering away across Britain. Whilst we slip gently into sleep, they are wide-awake. From A&E medics saving…

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New CPD Training for Emergency Lighting and ‘Stay Put’ Lighting from Lux Intelligent

Lux Intelligent manufacturer Advanced has launched a new CPD training module focusing on emergency lighting testing compliance. Created against a backdrop of changing emergency lighting standards, including the new category of ‘stay put’ lighting, the new training module is designed to bring end users, facilities managers and engineers fully up to date with current requirements and help them ensure compliance.…

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fdcreative Design an Out of this World Lighting Scheme for RocketSpace

fdcreative were commissioned to design a lighting scheme for San Francisco-based RocketSpace’s,  new tech campus specifically designed to help tech start-ups scale. Working together with LOM architects, fdcreative were tasked with designing a lighting scheme that worked with the campus workspaces, which included the challenge of a large event space which was formerly an underground bank vault. The Brief to…

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A-Plant invests £2.4m in mobile lighting

A-Plant has boosted its extensive fleet of mobile lighting towers with a £2.4m investment to help keep sites bright and illuminated during winter. A total of 300 of the latest LED mobile tower lighting units have been purchased, providing long running times, fuel efficiency, innovation and reliability. Available through A-Plant’s 185 regional service centres in the UK and Ireland, the…

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GAP Hire Solutions strengthen their hire fleet with more LED lighting sets from Trime UK Ltd

The national equipment hire group, GAP Hire Solutions, care about the impact they have on the environment. Their Green Action Plan sets out the steps they are taking to reduce their carbon footprint and the support they provide to their customers to help them increase their own sustainability. In support of this action plan, GAP have committed to a further…

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Tridonic’s EM ready2apply, delivering maximum safety with minimum complexity

Tridonic’s EM ready2apply: an ‘out of the box‘ solution for emergency lighting Recessed emergency downlight New battery technology delivers 3-year guarantee Maintained and non-maintained variants available Tridonic has announced the availability of a brand new, ‘out of the box‘ emergency lighting solution that gives OEMs, wholesalers, installers and FM managers a product that combines advanced battery technology with the latest…

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22% of Employees Admit to Changing Fluorescent Tubes at Work

Findings even though concurrent survey suggests that more than half of employees surveyed don’t know how to change one A recent survey of 1,000 people by online fluorescent tube retailers Lamp Shop Online has revealed that nearly a quarter of office workers have changed a fluorescent tube at work, even though they don’t know how to do so safely. Faulty…

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Rugby High School enjoys ‘significantly improved’ illumination from energy saving LED upgrade

The comprehensive LED-based lighting upgrade is expected to deliver annual savings of £12.5K and a return on investment of only 4.5 years. Increasing instances of lamp failure, a recognition that the quality of the illumination could be better, and a desire to take advantage of energy savings accruing from the latest LED technology informed a recent upgrade at Rugby High…

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The light fantastic

Earlier this year, the USA marked Workplace Eye Wellness Month. Jane Embury, marketing director at advanced glazing system supplier Wrightstyle, looks at light in the UK workplace, and why we should all be aware of eyesight issues. In the creation, it’s what God made first. You can see it but can’t feel or touch it.  Prosaically, it’s electromagnetic radiation within…

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