U.S. machine shops and other manufacturers ordered new equipment and related technologies worth $371.97 million during August, an increase of nearly 5% over the July total, yet falling well short of the year-ago result....More
DOE put out a revised version of its report Dimming LEDs with Phase-Cut Dimmers: The Specifier's Process for Maximizing Success, which addresses the compatibility issues and seeks to establish best practices for making sure the installed lighting performs as expected....More
Evolution Lighting LLC and its investor partner Boyne Capital Partners have purchased the assets of Electrix Inc., as of July 31, 2014. Electrix will be renamed Electrix, LLC.
“Our plans are to invest in the business to develop more innovative architectural lighting products, grow our LED capabilities, and make our customer service the best in the industry,” said an Electrix press release....More
Philips Lighting Co. will add 50 jobs in a $2 million expansion of operations at its luminaire production facility in Tupelo, Miss., according to a report by the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal’s djournal.com....More