Lighting & Controls

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport installed Park Assist’s Parking Guidance System

Park and Fly

At one of the world’s largest single-structure garages with 12,100 parking stalls, Seattle-Tacoma International Airport recently installed Park Assist’s Parking Guidance System to monitor occupancy and provide guidance throughout the enormous garage. Park Assist’s M4 smart-sensor system enhances the parking experience by indicating which specific spaces are available, occupied or premium using color-coded LED lights. The smart system streamlines parking and reduces congestion. Additionally, Park Assist’s Park Finder software module helps users quickly pinpoint their car upon returning to the garage.

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Jefferson Suspension Lamp

One of a Kind

By Venetian designer and the brand’s Design Curator, Luca Nichetto, the Jefferson Suspension Lamp features an alluring crystal form evoking the prismatic visuals of the late 1960s counterculture. The lamp’s 3-W LED module features a Color Rendering Index equal to 90, creating an authentic color representation. Created through a special pressing technique that imprints details on the crystal surface, the fixture is suspended from a thin yet strong Kevlar-reinforced cable that allows for the diffusion of a warm and elegant illumination that extends 360 degrees.The Jefferson suspension lamp is reminiscent of music and iconic images in psychedelic works of art from the 1960s. The vor

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BuzziJet Standing

Bright Buzz

BuzziJet Standing’s lampshade is made using BuzziShape’s acoustical felt material. Its circular and wide shape manipulates soundwaves to bounce back and forth, reducing noise. The aerodynamic design features a curved step attached to a round, flat base to promote optimal space use and extra legroom by fitting underneath desks and tables. It also is available as a simple pendant light with an aerodynamic design,  sound-absorbing capabilities and a powerful light. Ideal for offices and hospitality spaces.  

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Random Solo, designed by Chia-Ying Lee, is reminiscent of floating bubbles

Floating Bubbles

Lodes, formerly known as Studio Italia Design, fuses contemporary design, innovative technology and high-quality materials. Their latest fixture series, Random Solo, designed by Chia-Ying Lee, is reminiscent of floating bubbles and calls people to gather together around a unique light source. Hermetically sealed and easy to clean and maintain, the fixture series is fully customizable.

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Lightblocks Standard Lit Boxes inset in a wall

Luminous Glow

Lightblocks Standard Lit Boxes are offered in six sizes with and without a lighting option with custom sizes available. The boxes come with solvent bonded cleats for easy installation and placement determined by project. Options can include ceilings and inset in walls. Lighting panels come installed into the box when possible with final wiring done by onsite electricians. Boxes are lit with LED sheet light panels. The back side and bottom do not glow. It comes in 390 standard colors in a standard 0.5-ft. thickness.

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Park Transformation Creates Sense of Discovery

From a public landfill in the mid-1800s to a world-class public park in a Midwestern city of 100,000, South Bend, Indiana’s Howard Park has become the city’s marquee park. The park has undergone several iterations since its opening in 1899, but over the decades had fallen into disrepair. The park grounds and community center were aging and underused, and the ice rink no longer operational. That all changed in November 2019 when the community celebrated Howard Park’s transformation. Alliance Architects was selected to design the 13-acre park. Alliance Architects’ Bill Lamie, AIA, the principal leading the project, tapped Landscape Architect Kevin Clark, from The Lakota

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Mesh Screens Underline Exclusivity of Qatar Airport

Hamad International Airport places emphasis on extraordinary design, maximum efficiency when handling passengers and freight, and a luxurious atmosphere and sustainability. The Hamad International Airport (HIA) in the capital city Doha, Qatar, is open for passengers after a decade of pioneering design, engineering and construction work. Once all work has been completed, up to 50 million passengers and 2.5 million metric tons of freight will be processed every year. The strategically important location between East and West makes it an important international hub.In order to convey the country’s culture, which is equally oriented towards the future and tradition, the airport places emph

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Outstanding CRI

Downlights are universal solutions that embody modular flexibility. The one-piece heat sink helps to expand the lifetime and enables them to outperform in every application with 225,000 hours (L70), 55,000 hours (L95), and are available with output options from 700 lm to 4000 lm. The Lumencore family offers exceptional color rendering, which includes CRI 80+, CRI 90+ and CRI 95+ options.Judge’s Comment: “The downlights deliver modular flexibility, as well as durability, suited to this market.”

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Get Creative

Designed with fully articulating elbows and connectors, the Aloft low profile, cylindrical luminaire system allows designers to create unique configurations. Installation and onsite adjustment is simplified with a plug-and-play connection system. Its HE Tech lens provides excellent light distribution from a narrow 0.5-in. aperture diffuse lens.Judge’s Comment: “The corner connector is clever, and allows for the basic fixture to be expanded into numerous forms that put creativity with the architect.” 

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Downlight Palette

Finding consistency across product families in downlighting can be a challenge. Liteistry features a broad palette of architectural downlights that provide consistency in appearance and performance. Reflectors provide a 50-degree shielding angle that shields the source, but also creates a quiet reflector surface above the shielding angle.Judge’s Comment: “Good choice for designs of multiple spaces.”

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