Lighting Design & Specification

Castor Design is a Toronto-based practice run by Brian Richer, a trained architectural stone carver with a degree in English literature and philosophy, and Kei Ng, a trained architect with a background in set design...

 

 

 

Two Canadian firms are among 20 winners of Azure magazine’s eighth annual international AZ Awards competition: Moment Factor, for its interactive illumination of the Jacques Cartier Bridge in Montreal, Quebec, and Castor Design, for its induction wall light that uses an expired fluorescent tube lamp...

 

 

On May 31, the Illuminating Engineering Society of British Columbia honoured its 2018 Vision Awards recipients, which recognizes outstanding BC lighting designers for their projects...

 

 

Luminaries of the lighting profession gathered at Chicago’s trendy Revel Fulton Market last month to honour the winners of the 35th Annual International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) International Lighting Design Awards...

 

 

 

Public consultation has just closed on a dramatic and ambitious proposal to re-light the City of London, described as a "once in a generation" opportunity afforded by the upgrading of the street, amenity and architectural lighting owned and operated by the City of London...

 

 

 

Planning for the new LED lighting system for the world’s largest church has entered its final phase: the lighting calculations and simulations have been successfully completed. 

 

 

 

After its first full year, the Quartier des Spectacles Partnerships program for the export of its public art installations is a clear success: to date, six works produced and premiered in Montreal have been presented in 20 cities at 25 cultural events and festivals, and have been seen by millions of people in North America, Europe and the Middle East...

 

 

The parish of Sainte-Famille, founded in 1678 by François de Laval (1623–1708), the first bishop of Nouvelle-France, is one of the oldest in Quebec. Overlooking the St. Lawrence River and the Boucherville Islands, the grounds are home to the Sainte-Famille church, built in 1801 and classified as a historical monument in 1964, as well as the former convent of the Congregation of Notre-Dame (1890) and the old rectory (1896)...

 

Li-Fi

 

Soon light bulbs won’t just illuminate, they will also transmit Internet data more securely and safely at speeds faster than Wi-Fi. German engineer Professor Harald Haas, who pioneered this technology, had demonstrated it via live video at TEDGlobal talk in July 2011, when he also coined the term Li-Fi (Light Fidelity).

 

 

Salex Welcomes New Partner: Senso by Lumini

Changing Scene

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Viscor is excited to partner with BIOS to offer circadian light solutions.     ...
The Illuminating Engineering Society’s New York City section have announced 14 winners of the 2020 ...
With a shared commitment to the safety and performance of electrical lighting, UL, the American ...
Leviton announced the appointment and expansion of territory and their lighting and control brands ...
Salex has announced the expansion of its lighting agency to Southwestern Ontario.   ...
The in-person 2020 IES Street and Area Lighting Conference (SALC), originally scheduled ...
The IES Illumination Awards program recognizes individuals for professionalism, ingenuity, and ...
The present pandemic crisis has raised the profile of ultraviolet (UV) technologies designed to ...
The IALD has recently released the Call for Entries for the 38th Annual IALD International Lighting ...
LightFair will be hosted at the Javits Center in New York from May 16-20, 2021. Emerging and ...

Changing Scene

Autumn Sourcing Week OnlineWhile the COVID-19 outbreak continues to hamper global business activities, online sourcing has become the ultimate solution that makes trade transactions possible. Riding on the success of the debut Summer Sourcing Weeks | Go ONLINE, the HKTDC is organising its next online exhibition in November, Autumn Sourcing Week | ONLINE (ASWO).

Benjamin Chau, HKTDC Deputy Executive Director, said: “The uncertainties brought by the COVID-19 pandemic have led more small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to focus on online promotions and operations, which has quickly become the ‘new normal’ for conducting business...



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Design

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The design of outdoor architectural fixtures requires the consideration of multiple environmental ...
As part of the Lazaridis School of Business and Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University, the ...
When eSentire moved to its new corporate headquarters in Factory Square (Waterloo, Ontario), it ...
Acting as a hub for performing arts in Winnipeg, Canada, the Centennial Concert Hall has long ...
The town of Vanderhoof, British Columbia has built the Vanderhoof Aquatic Centre. A stunning new ...
Whether sitting in a second-floor meeting space, or entering the lobby, it’s impossible not to ...
The 60L from Litecontrol is being used for wall grazing applications throughout ...
Traxon Technologies, an Osram business, is brightening the skyline in San Francisco as ...
The Rivierè-des-Mille-Îles Park encompasses an array of natural forest, waterways, ...
At a recent gala event celebrating the best in BC’s lighting community, the Illuminating ...

LED Technology

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While DMX is an industry standard and a workhorse protocol for dynamic lighting controls that ...
The U.S. Department of Energy has released the results of a study examining ...
The rising demand for a strong surveillance system worldwide is likely to boost IR LED market ...
Scientists at the Circadian Light Research Center have identified the narrow band of blue light ...

New Products

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The Appleton Contender low-profile LED luminaire by Emerson is a safe, economical solution for ...
Birchwood Lighting, a Leviton company, announced the launch of the BW165, an all-new small ...
Magic Light announces the newest addition to their In Ground / Wall / Ceiling Disc light ...
The YDD-L is an energy-efficient dusk to dawn yard light. It was designed for barns and ...
Eaton's Wiring Devices AL series dimmers offer a versatile option for any dimming application - ...
Magic Lite's new CCT adjustable T-LED Fixtures. T-LED Edge Light CCT is a modern, ...
Beghelli has expanded their line of hazardous LED lighting line to include each class and division ...
The Klick System by A-LINE, a Liteline brand, is the perfect combination of track and LED fixtures. ...
Liteline Corporation's 4¼" aluminum remodel housing is now available in black in addition to ...
Aculux 2" LED Precision Luminaires With the diminutive 2"Aculux LED precision luminaire, you can ...

New Products

Liteline Klick SeriesThe Klick System by A-LINE, a Liteline brand, is the perfect combination of track and LED fixtures. Klick modules easily snap in and out of the Klick powered track to provide your space with the ultimate flexibility.

The track is available in black, while side panels are available in black or white, and can be mounted using trimless adapters, surface mount, recessed, suspended or ganged in parallel. The ability to incorporate right angle, inside and outside corner pieces allows for the creative mind to wander into creating the most architectural of designs.

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