CP Electronics Articles
Lighting the way to smart city networks
The focus for smart lighting is shifting from interior to exterior and the outdoor lighting industry is ready to flick the switch. Here, Martin Allcock, CP Electronics’ OEM Sales Manager, looks at how new technology is shaping the smart cities of tomorrow.
Energy savings with smart street lighting detectors
CP Electronics and Wattstopper will be showcasing their brand new innovative outdoor lighting solutions at Europe’s largest annual lighting event, LuxLive 2019 later this year. The two leading lighting controls manufacturers will be demonstrating how they are disrupting the outdoor lighting market, with their digital sensors and network-controlled solutions.
Offices get maximum energy efficiency with new lighting controls
The latest in a prestigious range of commercial developments across Scotland, Maxim 10 marks another project for lighting controls specialist CP Electronics and electrical contractor AKD. Completing their part of the project within nine months, the comapny helped the investor achieve the objective of a safe, comfortable and energy-efficient space.
Setting a new standard for sustainable development
With products and support from CP Electronics, Aurora House has become the first building outside London to achieve an outstanding rating from BREEAM. Also designed to LEED Gold Standard, the automated control and energy efficiency provided by the lighting has been a key factor in gaining this recognition.
Why modular buildings and lighting controls are a class act
As class sizes reach all-time highs and budgets keep shrinking, Martyn Frear, Business Development Manager at CP Electronics, has explained why modular buildings and lighting controls can ease the squeeze on schools and education.
BSI recognises CP Electronics with long service awards
BSI, the national standards authority has recognised CP Electronics’ commitment to excellence with two awards. The awards were given for holding ISO 9001 (Quality) for 20 consecutive years, and ISO 14001 (Environment) for 10 consecutive years. It’s believed this is the first time any business within the electronics sector has achieved such a milestone.
Summer savings with energy controls
With longer days and warmer temperatures comes the need for better energy management, and clever energy controls are the key. Shorts, barbecues, temperatures venturing into the double digits, and clocks on British Summertime. If the last two words in that sentence didn’t give it away, it’s that time of the year again, summer. By Mike Brooks, Marketing Manager at CP Electronics
Welcoming environment with intuitive lighting control systems
UK supplier of lighting and energy controls, CP Electronics, has helped to create a more friendly and welcoming environment for staff and older people, including those living with dementia. CP Electronics was appointed to supply innovative lighting control systems to Stirling Health and Care Village and spent nine months ensuring the needs of those who work, visit and stay in the new facility were met.
Simplifying lighting control with new video Tech Reel
Following high demand from installers, a new online video library from CP Electronics has been launched to help contractors with the installation processes of its lighting control systems.
Molineux Stadium revamped with innovative lighting solutions
Lighting and energy controls specialist CP Electronics has helped revamp parts of Wolverhampton Wanderers FC’s Molineux Stadium with a range of innovative lighting control solutions. The work follows Wolves’ promotion back to the English Premier League. To suit their newly-found status, the main boardroom, chairman’s suite and manager’s lounge were all given a refurbishment.
Intelligent lighting for high flyers
A luxury serviced apartment block, complete with intelligent lighting solutions by CP Electronics, offers travelling businessmen a home away from home. Opened in 2017, CitySuites is nestled between Manchester’s famous shopping boutiques and the major business centres, and the apartments are a home from home for short term business visitors, as well as long term residents and VIPs.
Lighting controls for cutting-edge cancer unit
A cutting edge bone cancer centre at The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital (RJAH) puts energy efficiency first, thanks to CP Electronics’ leading Vitesse Plus standalone lighting control system.
A specifier’s guide to lighting controls
As the lighting controls market continues to boom, CP Electronics has launched its new CPD for specifiers, outlining what to be aware of when choosing lighting controls. With technology coming on leaps and bounds since the early noughties, it’s probably no surprise that the global lighting controls market is growing at a rapid pace, being swept along with the technology current.
Project time for new school halved
Due to a successful partnership with Rawfield M&E, Ridings Consulting Engineers, Eco Modular Buildings and CP Electronics, a school in North London has utilised modular plug and play electrical lighting installations to help half its construction time from six months to three months.
Partnership helps to halve energy consumption
A partnership between a Russian lighting company and CP Electronics brought a 50% saving in energy usage to a new warehouse in Tyumen, Russia. DEUS LLC and CP Electronics worked with the X5 Retail Group at its 30,000sqm distribution centre, providing a lighting system that was fully compatible with DEUS’ own DALI control system.
Victorian pottery facility gets CP lighting controls installation
One of the last working Victorian Potteries in the UK, famed for its recent appearance on BBC Two’s Great Pottery Throw Down, has been given a new lease of life following a refurbishment which included the installation of lighting controls from CP Electronics.
Fancy an ultra efficient office refurb in the new year?
Thanks to the design of its new office, complete with lighting controls from CP Electronics, Cheltenham-based building services and engineering company has slashed its monthly electricity bills from £500 to just £20. Having collaborated on countless projects spanning a range of sectors, including schools, care homes, and new builds throughout the years, CP was a first-choice for ILEC IMEC, as it set out to revamp its ne...
The HS2 project stays on track
Throughout the construction of the National College for High Speed Rail, CP Electronics has supported a quality assurance approach to lighting control, resulting in a smoother installation for contractors.
Mid range PIR offers increased detection range for up to 15m
CP Electronics has developed a new range of ceiling-mounted, mid-range passive infrared (PIR) detectors that allow presence detection for ranges up to 15m. Drawing on the success of CP’s acclaimed series of ceiling mounted PIR presence detectors, the company’s EBDMR features a domed lens which allows for greater detection. This design feature is particularly effective when the product is installed within large open plan spaces.
Miniature PIR designed for outdoor luminaire integration
A miniature IP65-rated PIR presence detector has been launched by CP Electronics, allowing for maximum ease of integration and installation into outdoor luminaires.