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Projects, Company Updates, New Product Releases and Also a Little Social

Why Lighting Design is so Important in Retail Stores

15 August 2016

Retail store lighting is an art that can turn an otherwise bland, uninspiring space into something of sheer beauty. Being aware of the way that lighting can affect your customers' shopping experience can have a huge impact on your bottom line. 


The Liter of Light: Pepsi’s Creative Lighting Campaign

04 August 2016

The Liter of Light is an international movement with the goal of providing low cost, easily maintainable lighting for simple dwellings. The technology utilises cheap, durable and ready-made plastic materials, such as bottles, to produce an eco-friendly alternative to electric light.


7 Creative Uses for LED Lights

18 July 2016

LED lights use approximately 80 percent less energy than traditional light bulbs, and are a cheap and effective way to create beautiful lighting in and around your home.


5 Quick Ways to Save Money on Your Office Energy

01 July 2016

In the modern world it's crucial that you are aware of your carbon footprint, especially if you work in an office. Companies that boast green credentials will often find it far easier to attract new business, even if their prices are a little higher. If you'd like to enhance your company's environmental profile, and save some money in the process, here are five simple changes you can implement very quickly.


Why Your Office Lighting Should Reflect Your Brand

22 June 2016

Studies suggest that the average person needs to be exposed to a brand at least seven times before they will even consider making a purchasing decision. However, this doesn't necessarily mean that they must visit your website, look at your business card or glance inside your shop window on seven separate occasions.


How Office Lighting Affects Your Employees’ Well-being

02 June 2016

The office environment significantly affects our ability to get things done. If there's one thing you don't need in the office, it's a workforce with no motivation that can't focus. Lighting in the office can often be overlooked, and investing in a new solution may seem like an unnecessary expense to some companies.


Linear Lighting Scheme for a Funky Office Refurbishment - Rethink Group, Bristol

19 May 2016

In 2015, 299 Lighting were approached by Avon Lea contractors to provide a CAT A contemporary lighting scheme for the 5th and 6th Floor of Vintry House in Bristol.


Why the Internet of Light will Become a Global Standard

17 May 2016

The idea of everyday inanimate objects, sending and receiving data is a strange concept. By definition it sounds like something out of a Lovecraft novel. Over the past few decades, the Internet has made great strides, advancing from basic email systems to Web 2.0 and the Cloud. Nowadays there's not much in the world that can't be controlled using an everyday smart phone.


Custom Lighting Solution for an SAS Ceiling System - Bravington House, London

12 May 2016

In October 2015, 299 Lighting were approached by consulting engineers to provide a custom lighting solution and lighting design for the first floor of Bravington House in London.


Feature Task Lighting for a Modern Workspace - Middle Street, Brighton

29 April 2016

In November 2015, we were approached by creative design agency Platform Group to assist with the design and supply of the lighting for their brand new offices.


Coming Soon - 45 Clarendon Road, Watford

08 April 2016

45 Clarendon Road is a modern, corporate office building situated in Watford, just a stone's throw away from the town centre. In February 2016, 299 Lighting worked alongside interior design company Tetris-Bluu to provide lighting design and technical support for the refurbishment of the 2nd Floor.


Coming Soon - Colston Tower, Bristol

01 April 2016

Colston Tower is situated in the heart of Bristol’s city centre and has provided open plan office accommodation since 1973. It’s height and location means it boasts panoramic views of the city. 


Custom Lighting Solutions for Entrance Spaces - Hitching Court, Abingdon

08 January 2016

Located just South of Oxford, Abingdon Business Park consists of newly refurbished, modern office suites. With 50 acres of mixed use offices, the scheme comprises of 12 self-contained office suites.


Suspended Contemporary Feature Lighting - IPO, Newport

01 January 2016

The Intellectual Property Office is the official government body responsible intellectual property rights within the UK. The company is an Executive Agency of the Department for Business Innovation and Skills, and is responsible for authorising patents, designs, trademarks and copyright.


Architectural Feature Lighting - Merchant Taylor’s School, Northwood

17 December 2015

Classed as one of the top ten boys schools in the country, Merchant Taylor’s school has been providing outstanding educational opportunities for boys aged 11-18 since 1561.


Premium Lighting for Retail and Lighting Design - Cocorico Patisserie, Cardiff

10 December 2015

Situated just a short walk from a nice residential area Pontcanna in Cardiff, the premium Patisserie Cocorico opened its door to their new, exciting premises in the summer of 2015.


Continuous Linear Lighting - Capital Tower, Cardiff

11 November 2015

Completed in 1967 and originally known as Pearl House, this iconic Cardiff building used to be the tallest building in Wales. With office accommodation over 24 floors, Capital Tower offers quality office space to its occupiers.


299 Lighting Are Now ISO 9001 Certified

04 November 2015

The team at 299 Lighting have been working towards achieving the ISO 9001 accreditation over the past few months.

It is with great pleasure that we would like to announce that we have successfully obtained the certification on the 2nd of November 2015.


Large Ring Shaped Feature Lighting - Narrow Quay House, Bristol

27 October 2015

Situated in the hearth of the Waterfront district, alongside Queens Square, Narrow Quay House offers a high quality office space. The prestige location of this development is easily accessible from all areas of the City Centre, making it an attractive proposition to its tenants.


Suspended Feature Lighting for Offices - 15 Bonhill Street, London

13 October 2015

ITRS has been delivering bespoke real-time performance and capacity insights to global businesses for over 18 years. The company has outgrown their existing office space and having reached the end of their tenancy agreement, ITRS recently relocated to the their new premises at 15 Bonhill Street.


LED Spotlighting for Restaurants - The Modern Pantry, Alphabeta - Finsbury Square, London

30 September 2015

The Modern Pantry belongs to the trendy food establishments in London’s Clerkenwell. The doors of Anna Hansen’s first restaurant opened in 2008 and the Modern Pantry has become a popular part of Clerkenwell’s culinary scene.


Contemporary Architectural Feature Lighting for Schools- West Buckland School

17 September 2015

One of the premier schools in the South West of England, West Buckland school has undergone a major refurbishment and a contemporary remodelling in 2010.


Office Lighting for Listed Buildings - Georgian House Transformed Into an Office - London

28 August 2015

This stunning Grade II listed Georgian house situated in Central London has been in use since the mid 19th century. The new owners envisaged this classic property to be turned into an exciting and fully functional office space.


High End LED Kitchen Lighting - Premium Decorative Lighting From Tobias Grau

13 August 2015

We received an enquiry about Tobias Grau pendants from a private client in May this year. The client and his wife were interested in purchasing the LED pendants from  the high end German manufacturer Tobias Grau for their new kitchen.


Custom Length Linear LED Profile for a Reception Area - Halcyon International School, London

12 August 2015

299 Lighting have supplied lighting to schools and educational buildings before, but working on a start up private international school in London presented our team with few new challenges.


Architectural Feature Lighting - Bristol Water Headquarters

11 August 2015

Bristol Water supplies drinking water to over 1 million residential and business customers in Bristol and the area stretching from Thornbury and Tetbury in the north to Glastonbury in the south.


LED Lighting Solutions For a Shop Fitout - 41 Newton Street, Cyclefit Manchester

06 August 2015

Covent Garden’s  bike shop Cyclefit have been fitting riders  from everyday commuters, audax riders to the cyclists at professional level since 2002. This year, they opened their second bicycle shop in Manchester’s beautiful and inspiring Northern Quarter.


Premium Decorative LED Lighting For a Hairdressing Salon - 327 Kings Road, Chelsea

03 August 2015

The Russian hair and beauty brand Sakurami launched their first UK salon in May 2015. Established in 2001 in Russia, the brand now operates in 12 countries with salons in top locations such as Moscow, Tokyo and London.


LED Lighting Solutions for Listed Buildings - Broadway Church, Bucks

30 July 2015

In 2015, 299 Lighting teamed up with Brand Lighting Design to produce a lighting scheme for Broadway Baptist Church in Bucks. The brief was to provide an architectural lighting solution that would help to modernize the interior of the church as well as being energy efficient.


Lighting for Training Rooms - RoadTech, Hertfordshire

05 June 2015

Earlier in 2015, we were approached directly by the client to help replace their lighting for their training room.