Class 8 corrosion-resistance for Cablofil range
Offering long-term resistance and sustainability in the most corrosive environments, Legrand has introduced a new finish for its Cablofil range of steel wire cable trays.
Door entry range features standard two wire installation
Suitable for all requirements from end users to specifiers of the largest developments, Legrand has refreshed and expanded its Bticino Classe 100 door entry range.
Top tips for cable management specification
Cable management is an integral part of the specification process. When it comes to specifying cable management systems, there are a number of key areas to consider in addition to cost per unit and installation time. Mark Williams, Lead Marketing Manager for Cable Management at Legrand, talks through some simple top tips during specification.
New cable range features IP55 rated distribution trunking
Following increased demand for a trunking system that is suitable for more challenging environments, Legrand has introduced an IP55 rated distribution trunking to its renowned Salamandre range of cable management solutions.
Suspension system designed for electrical containment applications
Legrand has recently unveiled its new wire-based suspension system, Swiftwire. Able to suspend products from Legrand’s overhead cable management and lighting busbar portfolio, it offers fast installation compared to traditional threaded rod suspension systems; while also improving health and safety on site.
Navigating through the energy efficiency maze
With a continuing focus on energy efficiency, Legrand UK has launched a new guide that outlines the key efficiency drivers and the range of products and solutions on offer, to help specifiers to select from the options available to them, relative to their budget.
Adaptable lighting control system launched
Legrand has unveiled the latest generation of its adaptable plug-and-play lighting control system, Lightrak. Offering fully addressable DALI control, networked over a KNX backbone, the system uses Electrak power and data Buscom trunking to distribute lighting power and KNX around a building, eliminating the need for long and complicated cable runs.
High performance structured cabling system for data processing
To more efficiently process the rapidly rising data volumes exchanged in commercial buildings, Legrand has unveiled a new high speed structured cabling offering. With both fibre optic and copper solutions, the new LCS3 system is a high performance and future-proof solution to provide networks with greater reliability, scalability and efficiency. LCS3 represents Legrand’s most advanced structured cabling system to date and is ...
Home automation system complete with app for set up and control
Legrand has unveiled its MyHOME_Up - the latest generation of its simple-to-use home automation system - which now benefits from app connectivity; according to the company it makes it one of the easiest home automation systems for electrical contractors to install and commission.
13A socket features integrated USB Type-C outlet
With end-user demand for high speed charging continuing to grow, intensified by the number of devices supported by USB Type-C, Legrand has unveiled what it believes to be one of the world’s first 13A two-gang sockets with both USB Type-A and Type-C charging outlets.
Tabletop speaker provides instant access to connected devices
Legrand has launched its first all-in-one stereo tabletop speaker, the Nuvo P400, allowing professional-quality music streaming in any room of the home. Featuring a powerful 2.1 system with a 5¼” subwoofer, two midrange drivers, and two tweeters, the Nuvo P400 provides full, high-fidelity stereo reproduction from a single compact unit.
In-desk range extends desk power offering
As it looks to broaden its portfolio of workstation power solutions, Legrand UK & Ireland, has unveiled a sleek new power module that can be subtly fitted into the desktop. The In-Desk module, finished in brushed stainless steel, opens at the touch of a button to give users instant access to workstation power sockets and high-speed USB charging.
Lighting controls enable cost reduction in hospital refurb
Located in the Liverpool suburb of Broadgreen, Liverpool Heart and Chest hospital is a renowned medical facility that specialises in the treatment of heart and lung disease. With the financial difficulties of the NHS well documented, lighting controls from CP Electronics are playing an important part in reducing the energy-relating expenditure for the NHS during a refurbishment of the hospital’s outpatient unit.
Tap-off box launched for high-rise domestic power distribution
A new tap-off box specifically designed to meet the space-saving demands of urban high-rise developments has been launched by Legrand, UK and Ireland. Intended for use when multiple cut-out fuses are required, to enable sub circuits to be isolated without having to fully isolate the entire unit, the pre-configured fuse board is housed within a tap-off box that plugs straight onto the rising main busbar system.
Weatherproof metal enclosures available in range of sizes
A range of IP66 metal enclosures have been launched by Legrand. Called Atlantic, the enclosures provide a customisable solution for commercial and industrial applications that is adaptable, weatherproof and impact resistant. Designed to meet the needs of a variety of applications, from office buildings to shopping centres and even camp sites, the weatherproof metal enclosures come in a range of sizes and with plain and glass door options.
Structured connectivity and the future of AV
Joseph Cornwall, an Audio Visual (AV) expert for Legrand’s C2G product line, discusses how AV still has a part to play in a connected and modern infrastructure, and the emerging technologies that will shape the future of AV.
Ensure peace of mind and security with new video internal unit
If you are an end-user seeking a modern answer to a greater security in your home, then Legrand has the answer, as the company has expanded its Bticino Classe 300 range, with the addition of the Classe 300X connected video internal unit. Using integrated WiFi connectivity and a standard 2-wire installation, the connected video internal unit is easy to install and suitable for both new developments and the replacement of existing 2-wire devic...
High-power cast resin busbars
Legrand has just launched a range of cast resin busbar trunking which is said to guarantee high levels of electrical and mechanical robustness in challenging operating conditions. The RCP IP68 range is for use as part of a power distribution system for industrial premises that occupy multiple connected buildings, or sites with more extreme environments such as chemical and petrochemical plants, as well as in locations where there is risk of ...
Legrand unveils development programme for connected devices
Connected devices are fast becoming an integral part of our everyday lives, leading to the growth of smart solutions and smart buildings. To facilitate the greater dialogue between Legrand’s portfolio of connected devices – including A/V equipment, door entry systems and lighting controls – and internet-enabled devices, the company has unveiled its new development programme: Eliot.
Smart technology plays several roles in our future homes
Smart home automation has a lot of discussion focused on the interface and the technology; however it sometimes is far too easy to lose touch with the wider agenda and opportunities from developments around a smart grid. Legrand’s Richard Hayward comments and explains what smart means and the role technology can play in our future homes.