Luminaires Spots/Floods

IR Night Vision Lights from Rigid Industries with Osram LEDs Withstand Extremes

Rigid Industries, a maker of forward projecting LED lighting, partnered with Osram Opto Semiconductors to deliver robust, extreme tested products for its new off-road night vision lighting series – the E- and SR-series. The new Rigid infrared (IR) night vision lights complement the full line of Rigid’s visible LED off-road …

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Smart Vision Lights Partners with Gardasoft to Provide Triniti-Enabled LED Lighting for Machine Vision

Smart Vision Lights, a maker of LED lights for machine vision, announced its partnership with Gardasoft Vision of Cambridge, United Kingdom. The partnership is to provide LED lighting solutions enabled with Gardasoft’s system-enabling Triniti technology worldwide. Triniti technology provides control, operational intelligence, and full integration of machine vision lighting within …

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Osram Continues Restructing with Planned 7,800 Layoffs Due to Traditional Lighting Business Decline

Osram’s substantial gains with LED-based products in the third quarter of the fiscal year 2014, nearly offset the considerable shrinkage of its traditional general illumination business. The company’s revenue dropped somewhat by one percent year-on-year to about €1.2 billion. Osram’s LED-based products business, posted a revenue increase of 21 percent …

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LEDs and Fixtures Brighten the Chemical Materials Market

LEDs are quickly replacing older, less durable and energy-efficient lighting technologies worldwide. Market research company, Frost & Sullivan says that because chemicals and materials are required at all stages of the LED fixture’s manufacturing process, chemical companies will be an important factor in the future success of the LED industry. …

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Nichia Files Further Infringement Lawsuit Against Seller of LED Desk Lamps

On May 29, 2013, Nichia Corporation filed a patent infringement lawsuit in Tokyo District Court against Tsannkuen Japan (Sankun Nihon Denki Kabushiki Kaisha, hereinafter), a subsidiary of a Taiwanese company, from infringing Nichia’s patent (No. 3803696). Nichia filed the lawsuit in hope of enjoining the company from infringing acts and …

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LED Floodlights from Acuity Brands Lithonia Lighting Illuminate Castle

The Castle Museum in Saginaw, Michigan is now illuminated with 19 Lithonia Lighting® D-Series LED Flood Luminaires from Acuity Brands Inc. The museum partnered with Saginaw Sees the Light, a local organization devoted to illuminating Saginaw’s architecture, to showcase the facility’s historic architecture. The newly installed LED floodlights use only …

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