USAI Lighting & Armstrong Ceilings Partnership

A partnership between Armstrong Ceiling Solutions and USAI Lighting has produced On-Center Downlighting, a new lighting solution that seamlessly integrates USAI’s new BeveLED Connect downlights with a revolutionary new ceiling system that allows for perfect alignment of ceiling grids, lighting, and architectural elements. The newest member of USAI Lighting's award-winning BeveLED family, BeveLED Connect offers… Continue reading USAI Lighting & Armstrong Ceilings Partnership

The Secret to Eliminating Wasted Energy: Plug Load Control

The Sunnyvale, California-based building automation company Enlighted developed this colorful infographic to help expose plug load issues in even the most sustainable buildings. Check out how much a building's energy use can be attributed to something as small in size as a plug.  

NON LINEAR Modular LED Luminaires

Pasadena-based design studio NONDESIGNS creates customizable products for architects and designers to build branded environments. The firm's line of NON products, which are all made in Pasadena, range in scale from small objects to lighting systems to furniture to modular architecture. NONDESIGNS is led by Chinese-born Miao Miao who earned her B.S. in Interior Design… Continue reading NON LINEAR Modular LED Luminaires

Five Highlights from AIA Convention 2015

A few weeks ago I flew down to Atlanta to attend my first AIA Convention in several years. While I have attended major building product expos in the past year or so, AIA remains the best convention for catching up with architects as well as the building product manufacturers who are targeting them. The show, which drew roughly 17,000 attendees, took place… Continue reading Five Highlights from AIA Convention 2015