Control Systems

Lighting Control Guide

A guide issued by the LIA, providing information about lighting controls. The guide provides an understanding of the subject, help with terminology, an appreciation of the benefits, and information on how to gain expert and reputable advice. For use by LIA members only.

UK Lighting Sector Strategy

The LIA have been working on a ‘sector plan’ which is a joint industry and Government strategy designed to set out a roadmap so we are all on the same path and develop policies which will quite simply lead to a range of benefits.

NET LED Lighting awarded LIA Quality Assurance Certificate

NET LED Lighting is delighted to have been awarded the Lighting Industry Association Quality Assurance (LIAQA) certificate.

The LIAQA scheme is a bespoke standard written by the United Kingdom Lighting Industry Association, focused around product safety and conformity.

It is not just a quality scheme, but rather an industry specific Quality Assurance solution designed to work in conjunction with ISO9001.

Mackwell are proud sponsors of the LIA Annual Certificate Award Seminar & Luncheon Event 2017

Mackwell will once again sponsor the prestigious LIA Certificate Award, which will take place at the LIA Annual Seminar & Luncheon Event at Draper Hall, London on 10th May 2017

The LIA Education and Training programme is dedicated to providing practical, recognised lighting courses and education for those working and involved in the lighting industry.

Mackwell has supported the Investors in People management standard since 1991 and continues to value the importance of knowledge and training.

NormaLINK - intelligent lighting control at your fingertips

NormaLINK from NormaGrup UK is the company’s latest intelligent lighting system for control and monitoring of DALI General and Emergency Lighting.

Designed entirely in-house at the NormaGrup technical centre, NormaLINK provides its operators with either global or individual control by type of fitting.

It incorporates many advanced features to increase convenience and versatility, including scene editor, an installation log, dimming option, a full emergency lighting test programme and time setting.

Holophane Win Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation 2017!

The Acuity Brands company Holophane Europe has won one of the UK’s most prestigious business awards.

The Milton Keynes-based lighting manufacturer has received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in recognition of its highly innovative lighting product development.

Compact Led High Bays With Emergency Conversion Kit

Introducing the new and improved, high performance LED High Bay range of lighting suitable for factories and warehouses.

Red Arrow have developed the popular Compact LED High Bay to enable it to operate as a three hour emergency fitting. The Compact LED High Bay can be simply converted to emergency using Red Arrow’s UK manufactured Emergency Remote Box (EMLEDKITND-1).

The benefit of an emergency high bay fitting is that it reduces the requirement for additional unsightly emergency fittings and the associated wiring and installation costs.

Building Information Modelling (BIM) Are You Ready?

Building Information Modelling (BIM) is coming to you soon but are you aware of its impact on your working environment?

The LIA in association with the YPO invite you to attend the BIM Initiative Day on 28 March 2017 (10am – 4:30pm) at The LIA, Telford.

Highways England are designing their projects using BIM, which provides them with a comprehensive asset management resource that will have the ability to connect to local authority controlled networks.

The LIA UK Pavilion focuses again on Light Middle East

The Middle East is an important export market for UK lighting companies and Brexit has put an even greater focus on this market.

Building on the past successes of the Lighting Industry Association (LIA) and with its status as a Department for International Trade Challenge Partner the LIA will return for its fourth year to Light Middle East 2016 (17-19 October, Dubai) with its UK Pavilion.