LEDs Magazine News & Insights - Jun 14th, 2023
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June 14, 2023

Welcome to LEDs Magazine’s News & Insights for June 14, 2023. Our June magazine issue went live recently, celebrating the 2023 BrightStar Awards Honorees in more detail; covering lessons lighting companies can take away from others’ experiences with remanufacturing; comparing metrics for horticultural lighting; and more. If you haven’t subscribed to get issue alerts delivered straight to your inbox, there’s no time like the present.

In this issue:

  • OEM sales agency Bill Brown Sales brings LED light engine developer MetroSpec Technology onto its line card.

Also, notice I’ve included a link to a podcast on EV charging infrastructure by Smart Buildings Technology senior editor Matt Vincent. As we’re seeing more lighting entities gaining entry to this market, I want to know: Where do you think this falls in terms of our coverage? What do you want to know? How do we make connections between lighting and EV technology, or do we leave this to the operational/informational technology integrators in the SBT sector? I’m still trying to make sense of it, so I would love to hear from our audience.

Carrie Meadows, [email protected]

Lighting components agent prepares to support MetroSpec with shorter lead times and an established customer service reputation for OEMs, says executive Todd Crandell.
The German engineering and technology company will provide an open data platform for operations and the supply chain at the Signify-lit 80 Acres Farm group.
The latest botanical experiment aboard the ISS examines how a plant’s genetic structure changes in response to the stresses of life 260 miles high. It wouldn’t be possible without the lighting.
WANDA LAU notes that more inclusive lighting practices and support of marginalized individuals will allow greater dividends in creativity and innovation while providing a touchstone for humanity in business.
The 2023 BrightStar Awards jury recognized differentiators such as flexibility in luminaire form factors, robustness, interoperability and compatibility with a larger product ecosystem, and application efficacy across the range of SSL use cases.
In an excerpt from Architectural SSL, ERIN DREYFOUS explains to MURRYE BERNARD how Tillotson Design Associates balanced abundant daylight with modern architecture and unique materials in a multibuilding library project.
The acquisition of the Avolites business forms an important part of the strategic growth plan for the Robe business. Avolites will remain based in the UK and under the existing leadership team.
Available in eight color options, Terra Linear has a drive-over rating of up to 6,000 lbs. (2,721 kg) with an anti-slip top coating and anti-theft security screws.
During the project, TRILUX specialists actively participated in the design process of the installation, collaborated with the architect, supported contractors, and implemented a luminaire management system.
The 13th annual PIAs celebrate innovative architectural lighting products, components, and applications. Enter by June 30.
Experts from Acuity Brands’ Atrius unit and Distech Controls advise.
Engineering and construction costs increased again in May, according to the Engineering and Construction Cost Indicator from PEG and S&P Global Market Intelligence. The headline Engineering and Construction Cost Indicator fell to 54.4 this month from 65.2 in April but remained above 50, indicating that price increases were slightly less widespread ...