Engineering group acquires luminaire company

  Electro-mechanical engineering group Actom has acquired Genlux Lighting, designers and manufacturers of outdoor and industrial luminaires. Genlux, which specialises in outdoor luminaires for floodlighting roadways, commercial properties and luminaires for industrial applications, will form part of Actom Electrical Products, the group’s distribution arm which operates a network of branches around South Africa and in […]

150 W economical LED power supply

  Due to the continual worldwide promotions for green product concepts, the demand for LED applications featuring  energy efficiency keeps increasing in lighting. After releasing the constant voltage models, LPL-18/LPH-18(18 W), LPV-20 (20 W), LPV-35 (35 W), LPV-60 (60 W) and LPV-100 (100 W) series, Mean Well has now extended the wattage to 150 W by unveiling the LPV-150 series, a […]

Cooling for LED modules

  When Xicato  recently introduced its new XIM Xicato intelligent module and XTM Xicato thin module, MechaTronix as preferred LED cooling partner immediately faced the challenge of developing a full new range of LED coolers for these LED platforms. In this new development, not only the mechanical changes have been covered but MechaTronix also kept […]

Explosion-proof flashlight for hazardous areas

  The EXP-LED-RL-FX5R explosion-proof rechargeable LED flashlight from Larson Electronics is designed to handle the demands of working in hazardous locations and environments where potentially explosive vapors, gases and other volatile compounds may be encountered. This class 1 division 1 LED flashlight produces a 405 lm light beam and includes secondary rear-mounted LEDs and five […]

Solar lighting donated on Mandela Day

  Schneider Electric South Africa partnered with Emthonjeni, a community based organisation in Zandspruit, Johannesburg, to honour the late Nelson Mandela’s legacy on Madiba Day 2014. The team prepared approximately 600 breakfast and lunch meals for the less-fortunate children in the area and engaged with them by playing games. They also contributed a variety of […]