Schreder Nemo Column LED wins Platinum ADEX Award of Design Excellence

Sept. 13, 2011
Date Announced: 13 Sep 2011 Santa Monica, California - Schréder Lighting US General Manager John Camp has announced that its NEMO Column LED has received a Platinum ADEX Award for Design Excellence. From refined, artistic architectural lighting to durable luminaires that withstand the harshest elements of tunnel, DOT, and transit environments, Schréder Lighting is the epitome of quality and distinction.The Nemo Column LED provides an integrated aesthetic for urban environments. The base is crafted of stainless steel for a clean, modern look that adds a distinctive architectural element to any streetscape or building environment. Other features include:• Brushed stainless steel base and white lens complement a wide range of architectural styles• Equipped with 18 high power RGB and White LEDs controlled by Dali protocol• Complements NEMO Wall Bracket and Bollard • Sealsafe® IP66 optical module ensures total protection from water, dust and other contaminantsThe Luminous Columns serve perfectly for public lighting or to illuminate any streetscape. Fitted with the renowned Sealsafe® optical compartment, all NEMO models offer a remarkable IP66 tightness level that guarantees that they will stay clean inside and deliver long-term photometric performance. Designed to meet rigorous mechanical standards and constructed of stainless steel, NEMO offers a high degree of impact resistance. Each lens is permanently sealed to the reflector and the ballast module pivots out for easy replacement or service.Lenses are constructed of injection molded, impact resistant clear acrylic for optimum light output and permanently sealed to the housings.About ADEXADEX stands for Awards for Design Excellence and is the largest and most prestigious awards program for product design of furniture, fixtures and finishes marketed to the design trade. Design Journal, the international trade publication for interior designers, architects and facility managers, is the sponsor of the ADEX Awards.An anonymous panel of professionals representing a cross section of the design industry conducts all voting for the ADEX Awards. ADEX judges are among the best in their respective areas of expertise and the ADEX represents the best product designs of the year in the opinion of those who themselves reside at the top of their specialty. Each category has potential for three award levels of platinum, gold or silver. About Schréder Lighting USLocated just outside of Chicago, Illinois, Schréder Lighting US is a respected member of the Schreder Group G.I.E. and operates a state-of-the-art manufacturing plant in Addison, Illinois.Schréder Group G.I.E. was founded in Belgium in 1907, and has become an international organization with over 2,600 employees, in more than 44 facilities, in 38 countries and on six continents. Schréder Group G.I.E specializes in upscale, architectural and high performing outdoor lighting that is at the forefront of technological and aesthetic innovation. The members and affiliated companies of the Schréder Group share facilities and powerful, state-of-the-art tools for R&D, manufacturing, high-level photometric studies, and laboratory testing. Findings are shared within the group for the purpose of providing best options for the “The Right Light” worldwide.The “Right Light” mantra pertains to the enabling of design performance criteria that best incorporates economical, ecological, and energy efficient fundamentals.

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