Lusio Solid-State Lighting fixtures meet challenge, slash energy costs at high-use Midwest repair facility

Jan. 17, 2012
Date Announced: 17 Jan 2012 Overland Park, Kansas – Lusio Solid-State Lighting today announced the installation of Lusio SSL fixtures in Bascom Truck and Automotive Inc.’s Midwest facility in Des Moines, IA.Bascom Truck & Automotive, Inc., which has been providing automotive and truck repair since 1975, selected Lusio SSL fixtures when expanding their current facility at the end of 2011. "High quality, energy efficient lighting is critical in our business,” said Dick Bascom, President of Bascom Truck and Automotive, Inc. “Our facility is open 19 hours a day, so we knew we needed an option that would deliver high light output on key work areas while also saving us money on our energy bills. The Lusio fixtures will pay for themselves faster than HID or fluorescent fixtures when you factor in substantial energy savings and reduced maintenance costs. We are also very pleased with the quality of light.” Bascom also plans to install Lusio LED fixtures when upgrading fluorescent lighting in an existing area of the Bascom facility this spring.About Lusio Solid-State LightingLusio® Solid-State Lighting fixtures are engineered to meet the lighting requirements of virtually any commercial or industrial space while fully integrating with corporate goals of energy efficiency. Cool operating, low maintenance, and controllable, Lusio fixtures are comprised of two distinct families. The Lusio Pro-Optics™ Series of feature-rich LED fixtures meets complex lighting requirements particularly where glare control is a critical factor. Available in five light distributions, the Pro-Optics series is listed (IP65) for dry/damp and wet locations. The Lusio Essentials™ Bay Series includes five models of high lumen output fixtures, economically designed for cost conscious applications. These fixtures deliver high lumens, high efficacy, and high lumens per dollar and provide fast paybacks when compared to T5HO and HID fixtures.The diverse variety of fixtures makes Lusio an energy-saving option for most commercial and industrial applications. Additionally, Lusio stands behind all its fixtures with an industry leading 7-year warranty.Lusio is a worldwide brand and registered trademark of LightWild. Learn more about Lusio Solid-State Lighting at

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