lighting digest newsletter November 2011 issue 3

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Featured Brand:
Emergi-Lite Safety Systems - Innovative & Flexible Safety Solutions
Emergi-Lite Safety Systems - Innovative & Flexible Safety Solutions
You can be confident that Emergi-Lite’s products won’t let you down. All comply with the latest standards and regulations, plus we offer expert pre and post-sales technical support.

Products include:
• Serenga LED emergency lighting
• Endurance long life emergency lighting
• An extensive range of self contained emergency luminaries
• The IR2 infra red and Centrel addressable emergency lighting testing systems
• EMEX Central Power Supply Systems
• Safety range for price sensitive installations... Read more

Featured Article:
 Verbatim OLED Panels  Verbatim launches OLED modules for easy implementation of flexible, creative lighting 

Verbatim announces an OLED module that lighting designers, artists, engineers, and architects can use to quickly and easily implement the creative lighting schemes using the company’s VELVE OLED (organic light-emitting diode) panels.

  Compliant Light Fittings for Part L 2006 and 2010 

NHBC Building Control policy concerning 'internal lighting' has been clarified. In recognition of recent changes to EU regulation, which relates to the phasing out of traditional, inefficient and high energy use light bulbs.

  New Philips lighting solution increases duration of sleep for hospital patients

The Maastricht University Medical Center+ has carried out research in partnership with Philips to investigate the effect of light on the sleep-wake rhythm of cardiac patients.

►  TOWER BRIDGE Detail to be Revealed Using 2km Linear LED System

The fine architectural details of London's iconic Tower Bridge will be clearly visible at night for the first time in its 118 year history thanks to a project that will see more than 2 km of GE Lighting's Tetra Contour architectural LED lighting installed on the bridge's stone and metal work.


Phil Buckle, Director General of the ESC, announced the proposal during a presentation at a recent Lighting Education Trust event - ‘Educating Future Designers’ -  where Rachel Nicholls, an MSC student at the Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, received the ESC/Lightmongers award for the best exterior lighting design project

  RIDI Presents The Long-life Endurance Luminair Marathon 2  

Following its successful partnership with European exterior-lighting experts, EMFA, RIDI Lighting is now able to offer EMFA’s class-leading range of exterior LED fixtures to the UK lighting market. Of keen interest to lighting specifiers will be the Marathon 2 LED downlight, suitable for both exterior and interior lighting applications.

OSRAM illuminates McDonald’s outdoor facilities with LEDs

OSRAM is fitting outdoor facilities of the McDonald’s restaurant chain in Germany with modern and energy-efficient LED lighting. So far, the parking lots of a total of 25 new restaurants have been provided with the LED floodlights from OSRAM's subsidiary Siteco.

  VARILIGHT is a Finalist in the Prestigious Lighting Design Awards 2012

Varilight has been named as a Finalist for the 2012 Lighting Design Awards in the Lighting Controls category. Varilight® V-ProTM dimmers deliver a superb dimming performance for a wide variety of lighting loads, including dimmable LEDs. Intelligent load detection combines with ultra-smooth trailing-edge technology for optimum lighting control.

Featured Product:
Space saving EMEX Mini added to range of Central Power Supply Systems
Space saving EMEX Mini added to range of Central Power Supply Systems

 Ideal for emergency lighting applications where space is limited and designed around LED installations, the EMEX Mini features all the high performance, low maintenance features of the EMEX Power range.

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