Industry News

Institution of Lighting Professionals launches new online training platform

Delivering any face-to-face training during the Covid pandemic is challenging if not impractical. However, lighting professionals still need to keep abreast of latest developments, current thinking and keep their CPD up to date. The ILP has listened to the ongoing needs of our members and wider professional community by developing an online platform to deliver […]

By September 17, 2020 Read More →
Institution of Lighting Professionals launch two new Professional Lighting Guides

Institution of Lighting Professionals launch two new Professional Lighting Guides

The Institution of Lighting Professionals has launched two brand new Professional Lighting Guides. PLG23: Lighting for Cycling Infrastructure updates and supersedes Technical report 23 Lighting of Cycle Tracks. It is a comprehensive review of current lighting standards and guidance and applies them to cycling infrastructure. This document includes guidance for cycle tracks where surfaces are shared […]

By September 14, 2020 Read More →

Ten more manufacturers join EDATA, the industry’s product data pool championed by the EDA

A further ten leading manufacturers have signed up to syndicate their product data to wholesalers through EDATA’s product data pool service. Added to the original Founder Member manufacturers, this brings the total number of manufacturers committed to using EDATA to provide a single source of ecommerce-friendly data to 25, with more in the pipeline. The […]

By September 11, 2020 Read More →
LIA statement on UV-C germicidal irradiation

LIA statement on UV-C germicidal irradiation

UVC light has long been used as a measure for sanitisation of air, surfaces and water and is known to kill bacteria and viruses when used correctly. During the coronavirus pandemic there has been an understandable increasing interest in this subject. The LIA has become aware over recent months of a significant number of devices […]

By September 11, 2020 Read More →
SELECT pays tribute to Lord O’Neill of Clackmannan

SELECT pays tribute to Lord O’Neill of Clackmannan

One of Scotland’s largest and most influential trade associations has paid tribute to Lord Martin O’Neill, the long-serving MP and social justice champion who passed away last week (August 26) aged 75. Baron O’Neill of Clackmannan was the president of the Specialist Engineering Contractors’ (SEC) Group and worked closely with SELECT, the body which speaks […]

By September 7, 2020 Read More →

Product News

New Vela Eco Fire – Fire Rated Downlight

New Vela Eco Fire – Fire Rated Downlight

GreenBrook is delighted to introduce a new product to its infamous Vela Range of Fire Rated Downlights – the Vela Eco Fire. Available in white, polished chrome and satin chrome finishes. These open back downlights are rated IP65 and feature a GU10 lampholder suitable for max wattage 50W LED or halogen lamp. Push fit, screwless […]

By September 8, 2020 Read More →
Wieland’s new HMI ECO touch panels essential for machines and systems

Wieland’s new HMI ECO touch panels essential for machines and systems

Wieland’s new HMI ECO touch panels have become essential for machines and systems in their use for visualisation, operation, and diagnostics. When used in conjunction with the samos® PRO safety controller they offer complete automation, including seamless data exchange between the visualisation software hmi PLAN and the planning software samos® PLAN6. The unit offers flexible […]

By September 8, 2020 Read More →
Hygiene’s in hand with Knightsbridge anti-bacterial accessories

Hygiene’s in hand with Knightsbridge anti-bacterial accessories

At a time when there’s enhanced awareness of personal and environmental hygiene, whether in the home or in the workplace, it’s reassuring to know that the moulded range of products from Knightsbridge– one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of wiring devices, accessories and lighting – possesses inherent anti-bacterial properties that can help in the fight […]

By September 8, 2020 Read More →
High level lighting controls for industrial premise

High level lighting controls for industrial premise

The new family of high bay presence detectors from CP Electronics provide enhanced energy savings through precise light control and long range detection capability. Available with multi pyro detection components, specifically positioned in combination with a multi-faceted lens design ensures a vast detection range. With a mounting height ranging from 5m to 20m, the 360° […]

By September 8, 2020 Read More →
Megaman® launches new full lighting range catalogue

Megaman® launches new full lighting range catalogue

Megaman has launched a new Lighting Catalogue to showcase its range of low energy fixtures, integrated luminaires, LED lamps and smart lighting technology. With products suitable for retail, office, residential, hospitality and even farm environments, Megaman’s diverse portfolio of products can accommodate a wide range of applications. The catalogue includes details of Megaman’s integrated LED […]

By September 8, 2020 Read More →

Other Recent Posts

Luceco shines at new photovoltaic powered hospital in Jordan

Luceco shines at new photovoltaic powered hospital in Jordan

Al Abdali Medical Centre is a multi-specialty hospital in Amman, Jordan. The building is powered by an 8.2 MW photovoltaic power plant, the largest solar plant in the world powering a single healthcare facility according to its developer at the time of writing. Luceco with partners MEMCO supplied a cost-effective energy efficient LED lighting solution […]

By September 8, 2020 Read More →
Thorn raises the standard at 2 Stockport Exchange

Thorn raises the standard at 2 Stockport Exchange

Thorn has supplied the lighting for 2 Stockport Exchange, a new six-storey office building that has been constructed next to Stockport’s mainline railway station. Thorn’s Beta 2, Katona and Voyager luminaires were chosen for their ability to address the exacting design criteria and ensure a high quality lighting solution with low total cost of ownership […]

By September 8, 2020 Read More →
La Comer carparks lit with Luceco’s Ceres in Mexico

La Comer carparks lit with Luceco’s Ceres in Mexico

We’ll soon be emerging from lock down, but are still faced with the prospect of long-term social distancing. So what’s the most valuable way a software company can support its wholesaler customers at the moment? Luceco’s cost effective and energy saving LED Ceres 100W HighBay luminaire has been selected for interior car park retrofits at […]

By September 8, 2020 Read More →