Encelium Technologies has announced that it has secured $11 million in a financing round led by Siemens Venture Capital (SVC), the corporate venture capital organization of Siemens, and joined by existing investor Townsend Ventures. As part of the investment, Mike Majors, Investment Partner with SVC, has joined the Encelium Board of Directors. With more than 70 employees and operations in the U.S., Canada and Europe, Encelium has experienced tremendous growth, posting nearly 100% annual sales increase over the past two years.
Universal Lighting Technologies is establishing new lines of communication with its customers, staff, media, and the general public by launching a social media campaign on a variety of popular websites including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
Universal Lighting Technologies has earned a certificate of recognition from the State of Tamaulipas Environmental Agency (AADST) in Mexico. The award recognizes the company’s successful completion of AADST’s Voluntary Compliance Environmental Audit at the Universal manufacturing facility in Matamoros.
Acuity Brands has announced the opening of its new training center at its Sensor Switch facility located in Wallingford, CT. This facility is designed to provide hands-on training for Sensor Switch customers and business partners and to showcase the newest Acuity Brands® intelligent LED lighting and lighting controls solutions.
Lightronics welcomes Quantum Sales & Technology as their New Rep Firm for Arizona, Southern California, Hawaii and Southern Nevada. Quantum is the leader in sales, marketing and service for Professional Lighting, Entertainment Controls, Audio and Multi-Media. Lightronics looks forward to working closely with Quantum ST to address the needs of the Professional Theatre, Worship and Education markets.
Leviton Manufacturing Company’s LevNet RF™ line of lighting controls was selected by Buildings Magazine as one of its Top 81 Money-Saving Products. In selecting their top picks in the category, buildings
editors took into account criteria such as: initial cost, life-cycle costs, sustainability, longevity, energy efficiency, occupant productivity and maintenance requirements. LevNet RF, along with 80 other products that help companies operate more profitably, was profiled in the June issue, Product features such as LevNet RF’s suitability for installation in a wide range of commercial retrofit applications, self-powering feature, signal transmission range of up to 150 feet and its ability to operate without batteries or new wires were highlighted in the issue.
Delta Controls has announced that its ORCAview Operator Workstation software Ver. 3.40 was part of the first group to receive the BACnet Advanced Workstation Software (B-AWS) listing from the BACnet International BACnet Testing Laboratories (BTL).
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc. has launched the LED Control Center of Excellence. This new resource is devoted to providing answers to all questions about LED lighting solutions.
Lutron Electronics has announced that its Eco-minder dimmer collection is a recipient of a Building Products magazine Green Products Award.
HUNT Dimming has announced that is has begun celebrating its fiftieth year as a leading lighting control manufacturer and technology development company.