Projects, Company Updates, New Product Releases and Also a Little Social
This year, we have grown the team bigger and stronger, than ever. The business is maturing and the limits to what we are capable off are constantly being pushed. After a few days of pondering about what Christmas means to us, as a business, I feel that all is not all bad in the world and there is plenty to be cheerful about at 299...
Here at 299, we love to stay ahead of trends in architecture and design. Our passion for all things design goes from fashion, to stationery on our desks and colours and materials we put forward for the moodboards for the workplace schemes we are involved in.
The remarkable Edwardian building at Cross York Studios in the centre of Leeds has been recently refurbished to a high standard by a property developer Urban Edge Group. The former nightclub now offers an attractive workspace totalling 9,400 sq ft to its tenants.
Modern office developments and office refurbishments need to comply with Building Regulations. These are minimum standards for design, construction and alteration for literally every commercial building. If you are a commercial landlord or working on office fit out, you should be aware of these.
The iconic Grade II listed building Sion Hall has been recently transformed to a modern 16,813 sq. ft high specification office space to suit a specific tenant.
The largest lighting event Light+Building in Frankfurt introduces the latest news from design and technology. We were there to soak up the unique atmosphere and learn what trends to follow and what is in to help you design the most interesting lighting schemes for your projects. Read the article to find out more.
Launched at the Light+Building show in March this year, the latest DAILux evo 8.0 update puts the focus on improving the efficiency and speed of the design process. Find out about the latest improvements and how you can benefit from it.
The leading garden room specialist Green Retreats opened a brand new showroom in March 2018. Our team supplied custom architectural feature lighting in geometrical shapes to enhance the natural and raw look of the space.
The lively community of St Peter's church in Fulham is benefiting from their recent upgrade of lighting. Large architectural feature lighting has been supplied to provide more light and add a visual interest to the space.Our team played a crucial role in this transformation.
The reception area of 85 London Wall has recently undergone a dramatic high-spec refurbishment, creating a contemporary space with personality and a welcoming feel. The new lighting plays a subtle but effective role, allowing the oak ceiling to take the centre stage of the design
Situated on the corner of the Factory Lane in Tottenham, North London, the Palm Tree Court offers a recently refurbished 3000 ft2 flexible office space with a very high spec. Despite a tight 4 weeks delivery time, a bold lighting scheme was delivered to enhance the contemporary workplace.
299 Lighting will be exhibiting at UK CONSTRUCTION WEEK show in Birmingham from the 10-12th of October, LONDON BUILD from 25-26th October and EDUCATION ESTATES show in Manchester from 1-2nd of November!
25 Wilton Road is the new breed of mixed-use developments, creating 15,000 sqm of high-specification office, residential and retail space. The premium feature lighting is adding a bold visual statement with a contemporary touch of understated luxury.
St Edward's School in Oxford opened the doors of the new Ogston Music School for the first time at the start of the term in the spring of 2017. The £7m development will transform musical education at the school.
Following the rapid expansion, the leader in online travel, Skyscanner, were looking to move to their new London hub. Situated on the Tottenham Court, the new office stretches over 3 floors and offers an exciting place to work and attracting the best talent. The new office lighting is bold and reflects the personality and experimental culture of the brand.
Boasting a prestigious address within close proximity to Cavendish Square, 3 Chandos Street is a stunning grade II listed property. The building has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment transforming it into 5,814 sqft of high-quality office space.
In recent years we have seen unprecedented change to the way in which people work. Increasingly work requirements vary and the pressure to work at pace has grown. In order to cope with these extra stresses an employee's well-being must be maintained.
With no definitions set in stone, the line between Shell and Core, Cat A and Cat B fit out is sometimes hard to define. In this article, we look at each of the fit out types and explain what office lighting are you most likely to find in your new office.
DIALux has been a trusted software used at 299 Lighting for calculating and visualising the impact of lighting on a building since 2009 upon the company's inception. With their latest development DIALux Evo 7, we now have the capacity to IFC import and create more efficient workflows.
Horton Skoda dealership opened its impressive new showroom in Lincoln in January 2017. The £1.2m redevelopment truly reflects the brand and strengthens the market leading position of this successful car dealership.
Capital Tower is part of the portfolio of over 165 properties of Topland Group, one of Europe’s largest privately owned international investment groups.
Cardiff’s most impressive office development Central Square is now home to MotoNovo. Joining a bank and a legal firm, the fast-growing car finance company took the first five floors of One Central Square office scheme situated immediately next to the Central train station.
Situated just a short walk from Kentish Town, the newly refurbished office space Spectrum House offers a contemporary work space to start-ups in Camden.
The debate in the August issue of Onoffice magazine inspired us to express our thoughts on the vexed question of Free-Standing office lighting.
So you are moving to new premises. You signed the lease. Tick. New carpet. Tick. Acoustic furniture. Tick. Ergonomic chairs. Tick. Coffee machine. Big tick. Have you thought of Lighting?
Retail 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.
When the creative branding agency Epoch Design from Bristol approached us to help them with their new office lighting, the team was buzzing with excitement. Working directly with a client is always interesting and working with a creative client who appreciates design is refreshing.
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.
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.
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.