Tough railway safety regulations threw up serious technical challenges that could have compromised a lighting designer’s concept for a luxury train touring Ireland’s countryside.
LED lighting is being used to provide high-speed wireless connectivity in a network trial unveiled by mobile operator O2 at its headquarters in Slough in the UK.
The UK’s Royal Navy has ordered 100,783 LED tubes in a £1 million deal in what will be widely seen as a vote of confidence in the technology.
The latest optical technology now means that you can have improved performance and better viewing conditions from other configurations than a uniform, flat panel recessed in the ceiling.
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The lack of lighting at an Irish port was partially responsible for the death of a young man, says his mother.
A local authority in the capital has taken a creative approach to the dark and threatening rail underpasses on its patch - by giving them a lighting makeover with dramatic red light.
Nurses from two Danish hospitals have reaffirmed that avoiding blue frequency light at night can help with sleep.
A helicopter company has become one of the latest organisations to join the trend for renting its luminaires rather than buying them.
It’s a horror scenario for every driver: Suddenly, a previously invisible pedestrian comes out of the dark between two street lights or the shade of two parked cars.
Gordon Routedge says that the 3-30-300 ratio developed by property giant JLL could be the key to getting lighting taken seriously in a building project.