Company Updates, New Product Releases and Also a Little Social

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.

Curved Lighting Profiles: The Trinicy and Liquid Line Now in Our Lightnet Range

22 June 2015

We’re very excited to announce two new products from our Lightnet range, the Trinicy and Liquid Line. Two new beautiful feature lighting products, unique to the lighting industry.

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.

Lighting for a Secure Loading Bay

28 November 2014

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...

LED Feature Lighting for Canteens - MOD Colchester Barracks, Essex

14 November 2014

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.

Office Lighting for Studios - Our New Bristol Office at 299 Lighting!

23 October 2014

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.

Building Lighting Regulations Explained

16 October 2014

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.

Trendy Feature Lighting - 89 Great Eastern Street, London

15 October 2014

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.

Lighting Controls for Home and Office - 299 Lighting Now Supplying Rako Controls

07 October 2014

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.

Bad Lighting Drives Customers Out of Restaurants

11 September 2014

Believe it or not, bad lighting can effectively ruin a restaurant’s business.

The Meaning of BREEAM & SKA

05 September 2014

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.

Lack of LED Lighting in Retail

11 August 2014

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.

Acoustic Lighting - Why Use Acoustic Luminaires?

25 July 2014

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.

Lighting for Office Developments - 10-12 Emerald Street, London

06 May 2014

Earlier this year, we were approached by a developer who required lighting design and supply for an upcoming office refurbishment in London.

Modular LED Office Lighting - 45 Pall Mall, London

30 April 2014

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!

LED Growth Vs Incandescent

24 April 2014

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?

Industrial Themed Lighting for Retail - Durasafe, Singapore

06 March 2014

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.

Helping You to Understand More About Lighting – CRI

25 February 2014

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;

Architectural Lighting for Churches - Bryanston School, Dorset

12 February 2014

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.