TAGGED: LEDS

Light up your life – lighting solutions for shine, shape and sustainability

Light up your life – lighting solutions for shine, shape and sustainabilityFEATURE: From large-scale spectator events like the 2010 Asian Games in China to a concept hotel in Birmingham; at a shopping centre in Solihull and throughout a Hamburg casino lighting is used the world over to grab eyes and strengthen signage. Nick Smith looks at illumination.

California drivers experience state's first solar powered traffic sign

California drivers experience state's first solar powered traffic sign

NEWS: The first solar powered LED traffic sign in California has been installed in Santa Monica.

Paul Turner finds sweet tooth for Preston confectioner

Paul Turner finds sweet tooth for Preston confectioner

NEWS: Paul Turner Displays has provided a 'stylish and modern' 18-metre long sign for Preston-based RK Sweets's new property.

Allen Signs brightens up Lincoln waterfront for contemporary hotel

Allen Signs brightens up Lincoln waterfront for contemporary hotel

NEWS: Allen Signs has fabricated and installed illuminated signage with halo effects at the DoubleTree by Hilton on the Lincoln waterfront.

M4 UK chooses Applelec for Chesterfield College signs

M4 UK chooses Applelec for Chesterfield College signs

NEWS: M4 UK has selected Applelec's flat-faced built-up metal lettering and LEDs to create signage for a new building at Chesterfield College.

Applelec finds Emotion in luxury yacht

Applelec finds Emotion in luxury yacht

NEWS: Sign trade supplier Applelec has collaborated with Mallorcan sign-maker Orca Baleares Signs to fabricate built-up letters with halos for the luxury yacht Emotion.

'Super bright' Applelec LED aimed at saving costs

'Super bright' Applelec LED aimed at saving costs

NEWS: Applelec has released a new LED illumination system for large-scale flex-face light-boxes, designed to be 'super bright'.

UK POS expands LED range

UK POS expands LED range

NEWS: UK Point of Sale (UK POS) will release its 2013 brochure next week, featuring a new LED lighting range.

TV service 'commandeers' airport lounge with Eye campaign

TV service 'commandeers' airport lounge with Eye campaign

NEWS: Eye has launched a promotional campaign at the Qantas Terminal at Sydney Airport, which sees the whole Gate 10 lounge 'commandeered' by an advertiser.

New traffic signs on M80 feature William Smith translucent faces

New traffic signs on M80 feature William Smith translucent faces

NEWS: Gantries on the M80 have been fitted with new traffic signs, featuring translucent sign faces designed to be inserted into LED rear-illuminated box signs.

Vinyline and Applelec light up stadium in time for Super League

Vinyline and Applelec light up stadium in time for Super League

NEWS: The new Langtree Park stadium, home of the St Helens rugby league team, opened in January with signage produced by Vinyline and Applelec.

Perspex Distribution adds 'superior' SloanLED products to range

Perspex Distribution adds 'superior' SloanLED products to range

NEWS: Plastics supplier Perspex Distribution has announced that it is now offering the full line of LED products from SloanLED.

Interview: David Allen from Allen Signs in conversation with Output

Interview: David Allen from Allen Signs in conversation with Output

FEATURE: David Allen from Allen Signs tells Morwenna Kearns about celebrating his company's 45th anniversary and being a finalist in the Sign and Digital UK Awards.

Interview: RMC Digital Print's Alex Wood in conversation with Output

FEATURE: Alex Wood from RMC Digital Print tells Morwenna Kearns about being nominated for a Sign and Digital UK Award.

New LED Perspex products on show at Sign and Digital UK

New LED Perspex products on show at Sign and Digital UK

NEWS: Perspex Distribution will exhibit the Perspex Spectrum LED product range for sign-makers at next month's Sign and Digital UK trade show.

Vista System adds LED illumination solution to signage range

Vista System adds LED illumination solution to signage range

NEWS: Modular signage manufacturer Vista System International has introduced a low-voltage LED illumination kit.

Signlex's tour de force to light up new hotel

Signlex's tour de force to light up new hotel

NEWS: A new 'concept' hotel in Birmingham, sporting illuminated signs produced by Signlex, is to open in March.

Signlex helps Little Chef revamp with energy-efficient illuminated signage

Signlex helps Little Chef revamp with energy-efficient illuminated signage

NEWS: Leeds signage consultant Signlex has installed new signs for ten revamped Little Chef roadside restaurants, as part of the chain's £30m renovation programme.

Applelec celebrates Mulberry's lighting award win

NEWS: British fashion company Mulberry has won the Retailer of the Year title at the 2011 LUX Awards for its energy-minimising lighting scheme which included Applelec's LED Light Sheet.

Sydney skyline gets 'shining new addition' with shopping complex sign

Sydney skyline gets 'shining new addition' with shopping complex sign

NEWS: Claude Neon has completed 'an immense project' for the Westfield shopping centre in Sydney Tower, giving the Australian city 'a shining new addition'.

Eye looks to LEDs for back-lit panels

Eye looks to LEDs for back-lit panels

NEWS: Outdoor advertising agency Eye has announced it will adopt an LED lighting system for its back-lit panels installed in shopping centres across the USA, in a move to provide a more sustainable solution.

Robert Horne reacts to LED demand with new signage products

NEWS: Materials provider Robert Horne has added to its range of LED signage lighting for channel letters, as a response to growing demand for the technology.

Applelec invites Sign and Digital UK visitors to meet the team

Applelec invites Sign and Digital UK visitors to meet the team

NEWS: Applelec Sign Components has invited attendees to next week's Sign and Digital UK trade fair to its stand in order to catch up with its team.

Norgren splashes out with Aquasermo water graphics relaunch

Norgren splashes out with Aquasermo water graphics relaunch

NEWS: Norgren has relaunched its Aquasermo water graphics display system in a new plug-and-play modular format.

'Most efficient LED module' launched by Permlight

'Most efficient LED module' launched by Permlight

NEWS: Permlight for Signs has launched a new lighting product for signage, which its says is the 'most efficient LED module' for the industry.

PixelSmart gets on the dancefloor for Comic Relief

PixelSmart gets on the dancefloor for Comic Relief

NEWS: A new LED display product from PixelRange – PixelSmart – has appeared on the BBC's Let's Dance for Comic Relief show.

Huddersfield lit up by PixelRange illumination

Huddersfield lit up by PixelRange illumination

NEWS: The possibilities for architectural lighting were demonstrated in Huddersfield recently, when The Media Centre in the town was the canvas for an illumination by James Bawn using PixelRange technology.

Traffic signs: pointing the way whatever the weather

Traffic signs: pointing the way whatever the weather

FEATURE: In the kind of weather the UK has been experiencing in the past month, many drivers may be more concerned with getting home safely than the state of the road signs on their way.

LED lighting for outdoor signage

FEATURE: For many years, light-emitting diodes (LED) were known primarily for their use in alarm clocks, flashlights and automobile taillights, but these bulbs offer more benefits than their small size and versatility.

Solihull shopping centre gets festive glow with LEDs

Solihull shopping centre gets festive glow with LEDs

NEWS: An LED lighting project has been completed at Touchwood Shopping Centre in Solihull, which has resulted in three areas of the building lit up for the Christmas season.

Asian Games 'magical festival of lights' lit up by Barco

Asian Games 'magical festival of lights' lit up by Barco

NEWS: The opening ceremony of the 2010 Asian Games in China has featured digital projectors and LEDs from Barco, demonstrating how the technology can be used for public events.

Barco launches energy-efficient video wall

Barco launches energy-efficient video wall

NEWS: A new line of video walls has been launched by international visualisation firm Barco.

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