Shanghai Bund illuminated with tunable white LEDs
Signify has announced that it has dynamically lit the iconic Shanghai Bund which includes more than 40 historic buildings along the waterfront. This complements the project announced last November to give a lighting facelift for the Shanghai Municipality encompassing three bridges and77buildings in the financial and tourist districts.
Switch to LED toplighting easily using existing infrastructure
The specialist in lighting, Signify, has unveiled its new concept for the Philips GreenPower LED toplighting compact. This compact, passively cooled LED toplighting provides a one-to-one replacement for HPS lighting that fits in existing HPS connections and trellis constructions. The goal is to make it easier for growers to make the switch to LED lighting as a way to improve their crop results or reduce energy costs.
Experience lighting before you buy with VR
How do you visualise the right light for your store or city before you buy? Signify, the lighting specialist, is helping its customers do just this with the help of apps that provide an experience, showcasing the possibilities for lighting using virtual reality (VR). Now customers can step into a virtual world to visualise how lighting can transform their fashion store or city street.
Grow cucumbers year-round with LED lighting installations
Specialist in lighting, Signify, has announced that Jardins Réunis and Cheminant have both installed Philips GreenPower LED toplighting and Philips GreenPower LED interlighting in their new cucumber greenhouses in the Nantes region of France. The growers are the first to grow high-wire cucumbers with LED lighting in the country, showing their leadership as members of the Océane grower cooperative.
London calling for illuminated bridges for public art commission
Signify, formerly Philips Lighting, has been announced as the connected lighting partner to illuminate up to 15 of London’s iconic bridges by 2022. The contract was awarded by the Illuminated River Foundation to reinvigorate the city’s famous River Thames bridges and further differentiate London as one of the world’s most attractive, leading capital cities. Signify won the contract to supply its Interact Landmark ...
You’ve been framed, Dubai style
Snap a selfie by the world’s largest picture frame in Dubai. Signify, the lighting specialist, has worked with Dubai Municipality to light one of the world’s most unusual landmarks. It has provided dynamic colour changing architectural lighting for the Dubai Frame, a 150 by 93m rectangular structure that resembles a giant picture frame.
London calling for illuminated bridges for art commission
Signify has been announced as the connected lighting partner to illuminate up to 15 of London's iconic bridges by 2022. The contract was awarded by the Illuminated River Foundation to reinvigorate the city's famous River Thames bridges and further differentiate London as a capital city. Signify won the contract to supply its Interact Landmark system and Philips Color Kinetics LED luminaires to light up the bridges wi...
Connected architectural lighting illuminates Shanghai
Signify, formerly Philips Lighting, has given a dramatic lighting facelift to Shanghai, China's financial and economic centre. The project has been implemented for the Shanghai Municipality and involves dynamically lighting the iconic waterfront, three bridges and over 40 buildings in the financial and tourist districts.
Connected tech: the bright way to recruit for SMEs
Over half of small and medium-sized enterprises struggle to recruit talent and two in five have issues retaining employees, according to new research from Signify, formerly Philips Lighting. The findings show that employers are potentially missing a trick as over half of the employees surveyed said they’d be in favor of their company investing in connected tech, specifically smart lighting, ahead of other improvements.
First multi-tasking, smart lighting system developed for SMEs
Interact Pro, the latest addition to its Interact IoT-ready portfolio, has been announced by Signify. It’s the first multi-tasking, smart lighting system and software developed for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) and is Signify’s latest step to extend its growth and leadership in connected lighting systems, software and services.
Calls for accelerated climate actions for transport sectors
From extreme droughts in Australia to heat waves in parts of Europe and North America and from excessive monsoons in India to floods in Japan. If there’s one thing that the past months have showed us it is that global warming is real and that the need for climate action is more imminent than ever.
LED toplighting with higher output for light-loving crops
The introduction of the new Philips GreenPower LED toplighting high output with a light efficacy up to 3.0µmol/J and an output of 800µmol/s, has been announced by Signify. The new module will help greenhouse growers improve the growth of vegetables, fruits, flowers and other crops that require a lot of light.
Illuminating an imperial icon with LED lighting
Vietnam’s most important historical and cultural monument, know as the the ‘Imperial City’ of Huế has been illuminated with Philips Color Kinetics technology by Signify.
Smart hotel of the future makes life easier
With the launch of Interact Hospitality from Signify, we are one step closer to the smart hotel of the future. The hotel room management system enables guests to alter lighting, temperature and make room service requests at the touch of a button. This smart system also lets hotel staff know if a room is occupied and helps them to respond quicker to guest requests, providing useful information to improve the guest experience, optimise operations a...
Never fumble for a hotel light switch again
The smart hotel of the future got a step closer today with the launch of Interact Hospitality from Signify. The hotel room management system enables guests to alter lighting, temperature and make room service requests at the touch of a button. This smart system also lets hotel staff know if a room is occupied and helps them to respond quicker to guest requests, providing useful information to improve the guest experience, optimise operations and ...
Beast of a light for Iron Maiden
The iconic heavy metal band Iron Maiden is packing arenas and wowing head banging crowds with its Legacy of the Beast European tour. Helping to bring its richly designed stage show to life is entertainment lighting from Signify.
Starry starry night: astronomy-friendly smart street lighting
People on the Canary Islands will get an even better view of the stars thanks to new astronomy-friendly street lighting from Signify. In Puerto de la Cruz, a city on the north coast of Tenerife, the company is installing smart LED street lights that can be dimmed remotely and which use special optics to reduce light spillage that could interfere with nearby observatories.