Flameproof system for underground use

  The Ezesafe flameproof lighting system from Electron Diagnostics & Systems for use on Zone 1 underground walkways, conveyors, and roadways, offers a versatile, four-way junction box and large main supply compartment. Maintenance is simple and quick – a simple twist disengages the ballast and lamp from the main supply. The ballast in this system […]

Vryburg gets LED street lighting

Beka Schréder’s Ledlume-midi 117 W streetlight luminaires provide the lighting for the main street of Naledi (formerly Vryburg) in the North West Province. The company was awarded the contract to replace the existing 250 W HPS luminaires with the LED luminaires. These luminaires were chosen for their ability to maintain the correct lighting level and […]

Exterior, interior LED lighting seminars held

Beka has hosted a series of LED lighting seminars in all major regions of South Africa to update its client base about the latest developments in LED technology. The seminars took place in Johannesburg, Durban, East London, and Cape Town. Over 450 professional customers attended these seminars, including municipal and electrical consulting engineers, urban planners, […]

Outdoor lamp with integral photocell

Eurolux introduces its latest day/night LED lamp, which is ideal for lighting up pathways gate posts and perimeters. It is an 8 W LED in cool white colour, making it suited for outdoor illumination. It has the same swivel base as its CFL counterpart and is available in both E27 (screwed) and B22 (bayonet) end […]

LED lighting for historic art gallery

Philips Lighting South Africa has lit the Phillips room in the Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG). The room is named after Lady Phillips, wife of mining magnate Sir Lionel Phillips and founder of the gallery in 1915. The lighting installed is known as Coreline Trunking, an LED lighting solution which offers quality, reduced maintenance and energy […]

Metal halide luminaires for wall wash solution

Architectural lighting company Concord introduces the Beacon Wallwash luminaire. Based on Sylvania Metal Halide CMIT technology, the luminaire measures just 170 mm in length, yet can bathe an entire wall with floor-to-ceiling white light when mounted at a height of only 2 m. Available in 20, 35, 50 and 70 W, every luminaire comes with […]

Architectural lighting with low-power chip

Concord has introduced the Ascent 150 Square and Ascent 150 Shadow Gap LED luminaires which use low power LED chip assemblies and offer increased light output over previous versions. Square in form and up to date with architectural trends, the luminaires offer a range of options to create stylish lighting schemes. They boast high efficiency […]

Silicon moulded street light optics

When Ledil started to design the Stella lens for street lighting, they wanted to give customers the full benefits of cost-effective COBs without surrendering their principles of comfortable and functional lighting. To meet the design goals, they looked into new materials and discovered optical grade silicon. New innovations in production technology now allow them to […]

New architecture simplifies LED drives

Texas Instruments (TI) has introduced floating switch architecture which simplifies the offline linear drive of LEDs in lamps, downlights and fixtures. The AC switched matrix technique features TI’s TPS92411 floating Mosfet switch and is an innovative approach to producing low-ripple LED drive current without magnetic components. The architecture provides excellent compatibility with legacy wall dimmers […]