IoT/Smart Lighting

TECH GIANT Bluetooth has announced that it’s backing this year’s LuxLive Digital Festival and will be bringing the latest innovations, leading experts and keynote presentations. The event – an extensive online educational programme about lighting over two days – will features up-to-the-minute presentations on the opportunities presented by the innovative Bluetooth mesh topology for lighting...
Webinar

‘WE ALWAYS overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. ‘Don’t let yourself be lulled into inaction.’ The words of tech entrepreneur Bill Gates, and any lighting executive who has lived through the LED disruption will no doubt readily concur. The next revolution in lighting...
Lighting Controls

AT A WEST COUNTRY crematorium, mourners now can send their loved ones off bathed in their favourite hue such as the colour of their football team, all thanks to dynamic LED lighting.  Taunton Crematorium, a Grade II listed building, was built in the early 1960s and is architecturally rich in stunning original features. Services take...
Lighting Controls

THE FIRST phase of a re-lighting project at Westminster Abbey in London has been unveiled to the public.  This lighting scheme – designed by top design practice Speirs + Major –  included the refurbishment of 16 Waterford crystal chandeliers, and spotlighting from high-level.  Both of these elements required a substantive testing, mock-up and approvals process,...
Lighting Controls

AN ASSEMBLY and distribution centre for Yamaha Motors has seen its energy bill fall by a quarter thanks to sensor-rich Bluetooth mesh lighting control system. The facility, encompassing 16,000 square metres of rack and walkway storage, open assembly and packaging areas and administrative spaces, employs 46 people on a single shift schedule.  The company began...
IoT/Smart Lighting

A TECHNOLOGY breakthrough for the lighting sector was hailed today as the organisations behind Bluetooth mesh and the DALI-2 protocols agreed the specification for a standard interface.  The move will allow DALI light fittings to talk to Bluetooth mesh wireless lighting controllers. It’s believed that the agreement between the Bluetooth Special Interest Group and the...
IoT/Smart Lighting

Bluetooth® mesh is disrupting and revolutionising lighting control and pushing the boundaries of what the industry thought could be done with lighting – so to stay ahead it’s crucial to keep pace with this exciting and game-changing technology. Lux can help: We’ve partnered up with the Bluetooth Special Interest Group to bring you a series of...
Hospitality/Leisure

ONE OF the largest installations of Bluetooth mesh lighting controls has been unveiled in Canada. Located in the picturesque city of Red Deer, Westerner Park is Central Alberta’s largest trade show, agriculture, entertainment and sports facility.  For more than 125 years, it has been a destination of choice for locals gathering to celebrate all kinds...