The airport with 50,000 downlights

The airport with 50,000 downlights

The sheer size, scale and complexity of the new Istanbul airport, both architecturally and in terms of its lighting design, was set out at LuxLive by Jonathan Rush, partner at Hoare Lea.

Building facades

Building facades

Modern building facades sometimes require different techniques from classical buildings.

Why 2019 is set to be the year of Bluetooth Mesh

Why 2019 is set to be the year of Bluetooth Mesh

Lighting designers working on the relighting of much of the art at London’s venerable Westminster Abbey this summer faced a conundrum: how to control 250 spotlights dotted in nooks and crannies around the space.

Biodynamic lighting: facts and fiction

Biodynamic lighting: facts and fiction

As the dust settles on LuxLive 2018, John Bullock, applications editor with Lux Review, talks to Jim Ashley-Down, UK managing director of Waldmann Lighting.

Experts warn on internet-connected emergency lighting

Experts warn on internet-connected emergency lighting

The ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) has the potential to transform how emergency lighting is managed, tested and maintained – but this must not be at the expense of buildings becoming non-compliant or owners overly-reliant on possibly vulnerable internet connectivity.