Legrand strengthens uninterrupted power supply portfolio
Legrand has strengthened its foothold in the UK critical power market with the acquisition of Sheffield-based uninterrupted power supply (UPS) specialist, Power Control.
Vantage strengthens its Lighting Alliance Fixture Partnership Programme
Legrand's lighting control brand Vantage has announced that its lighting fixture alliance has been a marked success with continued growth.
Vantage and PureEdge Lighting form strategic alliance
Legrand's Building Control Systems (BCS) division has announced its Vantage brand has formed a strategic alliance with PureEdge Lighting.
Legrand IP55 trunking for Northern’s largest rail depot
Northern’s largest rail depot at Newton Heath has recently undergone a complete renovation to increase the maintenance capacity for the region.
Smart connected home control system launched
The new Arteor with Netatmo connected home system has been launched by Legrand, providing an elegant connected living solution for enhanced comfort and security in the connected home. Combining innovative Netatmo technology with Legrand’s elegant and modular Arteor wiring accessories, the new system transforms lighting, blinds, curtains and electrical components into connected devices.
Cable pathways regulatory landscape made easier
A new guide that outlines the key updates relating to cable pathways has been launched by Legrand UK & Ireland, following updates to a number of key industry regulations. The guide – Creating Cable Pathways – follows recent updates to the IET Wiring Regulations, as well as the release of the Dame Judith Hackitt Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety Final Report.
Home security gets connected with new smart doorbell
Legrand has unveiled its first ever smart video doorbell to join a suite of connected products from its User Interface business unit. Allowing end users to see visitors at their door from anywhere in the world, Legrand’s smart doorbell is compatible with Apple HomeKit, Amazon Alexa and Google Home.
User Interface to keep up with smart technology
Legrand has announced the launch of User Interface, a new business unit dedicated to supporting developers, specifiers and contractors to keep up with the growing demand for smart technology. According to research by GfK Global, the European market for smart devices was set to grow from €122 to €133bn in value in 2019, a figure which they say has since grown due to changing living and working conditions related to COVID-19.
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.