Top names sign up for LuxLive Middle East

Top names sign up for LuxLive Middle East

iGuzzini, Fagerhult, Erco and Tridonic are the latest industry big hitters to commit to LuxLive Middle East. The spectacular two-day lighting event will bring together the world’s leading lighting brands and key decision makers and specifiers from across the Middle East at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre on 13-14 April 2016.

Riegens sold to SG Armaturen from Norway

Riegens sold to SG Armaturen from Norway

Norwegian company SG Armaturen has bought Danish lighting firm Riegens from owners Erhvervsinvest. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.

Li-Fi race speeds up

Li-Fi race speeds up

Tech start-up company Velmenni has used Li-Fi-enabled lamps to transmit data at speeds of 1Gbps. Laboratory tests have shown theoretical speeds of up to 224Gbps. 

Abu Dhabi celebrates National Day in lights

Abu Dhabi celebrates National Day in lights

More than 25,000 UAE flags and decorative lighting designs have been placed by Abu Dhabi Municipality around the capital as part of the festivities for the UAE’s 44th National Day.

Megaman restructures in Australasia

Megaman restructures in Australasia

Neonlite Electronic and Lighting (HK), brand owner of low energy lighting manufacturer Megaman, has today announced plans to restructure its distribution in Australasia to unlock further growth.

Grand design for Kuwait’s Moddy Mosque

Grand design for Kuwait’s Moddy Mosque

Creating new Islamic heritage is a daunting task and the best is always required. The lighting design for Kuwait City’s Moddy Mosque, newly constructed for the Ministry of Aqwaf, shows how it’s done. 

Jafza to become largest energy retrofit project in the Middle East

Jafza to become largest energy retrofit project in the Middle East

Economic Zones World has struck a deal with DEWA’s Etihad ESCO to retrofit its existing buildings and facilities at Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) to make them more energy efficient. LED lighting will play a part in generating a net saving of 30%, worth some AED 132 million over six years.

Lux Awards 2015: the winners!

Lux Awards 2015: the winners!

The lighting world's top manufacturers, boldest clients, coolest technologies and most awe-inspiring installations have been honoured at the Lux Awards 2015.

Gongs in BrisVegas

Gongs in BrisVegas

Regular Lux columnist Lance Stewart gives us his table-side view of the 2015 International IESANZ Lighting Design Awards.

Who are the winners at the IESANZ Awards?

Who are the winners at the IESANZ Awards?

The 2015 International IESANZ Lighting Design Awards have rewarded the best projects and design excellence across Australia and New Zealand. Who grabbed the gongs?