Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Lighting articles below.
Brighten the outlook of building occupants and reduce lighting costs by bringing natural light inside.
Don’t overlook opportunity for monetary and operational savings through a lighting control system.
Budget, lighting, environments and other challenges to school security—and potential solutions for each.
Blizzards, a burning lake, and dragons (of course) all make an appearance as Game of Thrones takes over the Fountains of Bellagio.
EarthTronics expands its high-efficiency traditional wall pack series with a 12-watt fixture for wide-area commercial and industrial security illumination.
The 480V Step Down Transformer and Battery Scheduling Switch offer greater installation flexibility and expanded connectivity options.
Marysville, East Liberty, and Anna auto manufacturing plants in Ohio, plus a fourth in Greensburg, IN achieved U.S. EPA ENERGY STAR certification for outstanding energy efficiency in 2018.
Amerlux’s Quick-Line is a LED architectural-grade pendant fixture that delivers on the promise of speed, low cost, and high quality.
Richie Stever, director of operations and maintenance, University of Maryland Medical Center, aims high and delivers results.
The TriMax is engineered with connections at the top of the fixture that maintain a hermetic seal when two or more 4’ fixtures are linked together.
The low-profile, lightweight, cloud-based, multi-zone WiFi lighting controller can be managed from a mobile device regardless of location via a free, downloadable app.
Flipping the switch to LED lighting is no longer simply about optimizing energy use: When combined with sensors, controls, and networks, buildings become smart—gaining even greater efficiencies.
EMDCB is a ceiling-mounted solar-powered occupancy sensor (PIR) for Bluetooth lighting control systems communicating via Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE).
The FLEX Series recessed lighting system offers energy efficiency while meeting the needs of architects and lighting designers.
Significant enhancements and powerful integrations deliver safer and smarter building operations.
The first of 55,000 Current by GE Streetlights have been installed in an innovative regional program spanning 11 southern California communities.
Professionally installed window film can help reduce cooling and energy costs, improve comfort for occupants, and eliminate the need for expensive window upgrades.
A new report from the DesignLights Consortium sheds valuable light on retrofit opportunities.
The October 2018 issue features green building, workplace design, zero energy, recycling furniture, and anti-terrorism security. Plus, we celebrate our 30th anniversary.
HIIO is a high quality LED high bay that offers unique and convenient features to fulfill commercial, industrial, and gymnasium lighting needs.
A new report from JLL details nine features that are transforming industrial properties.
The Archilinear series of luminaires brings a new approach to energy-efficient, high-performance pendant, wall-mount, and recessed linear LED lighting for building interiors.
A facility-wide lighting retrofit focused on updating a multi-family property with energy efficiency and occupant safety and comfort in mind.
The August 2018 issue features facility security, including biometrics, school security, and stopping hackers. Plus, HVAC, roofing, restroom maintenance, lighting, and more.
Strada is a sleek, cylindrical LED pendant that can be used individually (Strada solo pendant) or combined to form a continuous row (Strada system) with uniform light distribution suited for a range of interior applications.
A proposed rule on light bulb standards will soon be released. Manufacturers have lobbied for an illegal rollback of strong standards with which they must comply beginning in 2020.
The right balance of daylighting and daylight harvesting strategies can provide health, productivity, and energy saving benefits: Here’s how to get the most out of your facility’s automated shading system.
General Motors is working with Starco Lighting to help reduce lighting-related energy consumption across its global facilities.
Universal Lighting Technologies has introduced a web resource to share its expertise in the design and development of standard modules, custom modules, and select Assembled in the U.S.A. LED modules.
The BAA-compliant LED T8 tubes support government, military, education, and healthcare facilities in their lighting upgrades.
Cultivating a healthy indoor environment can begin with sound daylighting strategies.
We hear so much about intelligent buildings, you’d think they were everywhere. But when you look at the data, it seems that most buildings are as dull-witted as ever.
NETGEAR introduced four new gigabit switches with PoE+ and SFP ports for fiber uplinks.
Introduced at LIGHTFAIR International, the next-generation smart lighting advancements offer greater flexibility and connectivity options.