Company Updates, New Product Releases and Also a Little Social
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Earlier in 2015, we were approached directly by the client to help replace their lighting for their training room.
We recently supplied lighting for a high security-loading bay in a financial district in London. A facilities manager of a large bank approached us with a brief to change the existing lighting for a more efficient alternative that would also reduce glare...
Colchester Garrison is a major garrison located in Colchester, Essex. It has been an important military base since the Roman era and played a huge role in the Napoleonic wars.
Earlier on in the year, 299 Lighting embarked on a new adventure by moving into a new and modern office based in Brislington, Bristol. As a renowned lighting design and supply company, it was only right that we installed products from our high quality product ranges.
There are a number of regulations for new and existing buildings to achieve high energy efficiency projects. With our wide range of high efficiency luminaires energy and maintenance costs can be reduced.
Trapeze is a quirky, extravagant cocktail bar in one of London's trendiest areas. Set over 2 levels and inspired by glamorous circus art, the luminaires needed to be quirky to follow the theme of the interior.
As well as supplying a diverse range of high quality commercial luminaires, 299 Lighting can now supply Rako control products for your home and office projects.
Believe it or not, bad lighting can effectively ruin a restaurant’s business.
There are many terms and abbreviations that may be confusing when working on projects with other companies. As a Lighting design and supply company, we want our customers to feel in the know. If you’ve heard of BREEAM and SKA then you may need some clarification on what it means, please read on.
According to building research body BRE, LED products still only account for a tiny proportion of lighting in retail. They estimate that LED products make up less than five percent of lighting in the sector. We look into why this is the case, as the use of LED’s can bring many benefits to the retail industry.
299 Lighting are now supplying a range of sound absorbing luminaires. These exciting new products from the German manufacturer Lightnet, are a solution to a high level of noise in open offices and public spaces.
Earlier this year, we were approached by a developer who required lighting design and supply for an upcoming office refurbishment in London.
When we first heard about the opportunity to design and supply the lighting for no. 45 Pall Mall, we were buzzing with excitement. Being part of the design team on one of the streets featured on the Monopoly board does not happen to us every day!
Do we truly understand why governments are pushing out incandescent bulbs and driving us to buy more expensive LED retrofits? Are we getting more value for money or are we falling for another marketing scam?
Durasafe is a cool safety wear retail company based in Singapore. They approached us directly with a very interesting enquiry: to revitalise their warehouse shop with industrial looking architectural lighting.
The best way to describe the CRI rating of a lamp, is its ability to light objects in a way that is as close to natural daylight as possible in order to create a true representation of colour. Listed below are the three defining features of good CRI;
We were approached by Bryanston School in 2013 with a request to supply an energy efficient lighting solution that would be sympathetic to the architecture of the church.