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Rewarding Continuous Improvement

Designplan is committed to continuous improvement and we recognise the efforts of our team through our annual Kaizen award. Kaizen is Japanese for “change for better”. This mindset encompasses how we work at Designplan. Congratulations go to our 2021 Kaizen award winner Ramona Vasilica who redeveloped the packaging of our Quadrant fitting. Ramona was able […]

Our new bollard for rail sidings

Trackline has been designed specifically for driver walkways in rail sidings. Therefore ensuring safe wayfinding for rail operators by providing carefully controlled light from a weatherproof and highly vandal resistant product. Upward light has been eliminated, making this an environmentally friendly choice and carefully controlled performance minimises obtrusive light into neighbouring properties. With light directed […]

Hammersmith Police Station

Hammersmith Police Station underwent a multimillion major refurbishment in 2020. The project involved the complete refurbishment of a Grade II listed building, which included a new adjoining 30 cell detention suite. Designplan was specified to supply a variety of our Home Office approved luminaires. These products were fitted throughout the interior and exterior of the […]

Designplan luminaires are available quicker than you think

The standard and EM3 emergency versions of many of our top selling fittings are now available in just 2 weeks. Maximum order quantities apply. Luminaires include Basilica, Duomo, Mission, Monitor, Parkalux, Quadrant, QuadEvo, RDL G2, Tuscan and Zelos Wall For more information, call customer services on 020 8254 2020 or e-mail sales@designplan.co.uk Designplan is open for business and […]

Designplan Phone Stand

Watch the video below to see how the phone stand was made. Every company has free giveaways, mostly in the form of stationary, mugs or a tote bag. However, when you have a fully functioning factory on site the expectation is and should be a little bit higher. Steel is the material that contributes greatly […]

Tottenham Court Road – Crossrail Update

The Tottenham Court Road Elizabeth line station has reached an important milestone with construction works sufficiently finished for final commissioning activities to start, Crossrail has confirmed.  The station has reached the T-12 landmark, this means the station is now considered to be 12 weeks away from being ready for handover to Transport for London (TfL), who […]

Farringdon Station – Crossrail Update

Crossrail have announced that construction has been completed at Farringdon Elizabeth Line Station. “The Farringdon Elizabeth line station has reached an important milestone with the completion of construction activity, Crossrail has confirmed.      Farringdon is the first of the central London stations to reach the T-12 landmark. This means the station is substantially complete and it […]

Made in Britain

Since 1963 we have been designing and manufacturing vandal proof, weather resistant, robust lighting in Britain. Joining Made in Britain cements our proud heritage and gives our customers peace of mind that when they buy a luminaire from us, they know exactly where it was made. Made in Britain brings together the British manufacturing community, […]