Edinburgh Gateway Interchange

Claire McCarthyNews UK

Designplan were appointed by WSP to supply the lighting throughout this transport hub, to ensure safe wayfinding and orientation.  The brief was to put forward fittings which were fit for purpose but on trend, complementing the modern appearance of this station. Our Mission, Zelos Wall Max and Quadratum were selected because of their aesthetics as well as their durability.  The Zelos Wall Max has … Read More

Design in Mental Health Exhibition

Claire McCarthyNews UK

We are exhibiting at Design in Mental Health.  On stand 411 we will be demonstrating our, soon to be launched, Basilica Tuneable White luminaire designed to mimic our circadian rhythm.  By replicating the light which we would naturally receive through daylight, our aim is to promote a feeling of well-being and help reduce stress levels.  This cutting-edge luminaire has been … Read More

Change the look of the simplest settings

Claire McCarthyNews UK

With subtle style, Flux Lighting can change the look of the simplest of settings.  The X -LINE UP2 amber version positioned under each seat (as shown in the picture) creates a safe inviting ambience without losing any of the character of the setting.  The light adds a warmth to the installation which could so easily be spoilt, and any atmosphere … Read More

Monash University

Claire McCarthyNews UK

Designplan’s Australian sister company, Eagle Lighting, were appointed by NDYLIGHT (Norman Disney and Young) to provide lighting for the transport interchange as part of the Monash university Learning and Teaching building. Our lighting installation in the interchange creates a vibrant new front door to the campus from Wellington Road.  The Flair was chosen due to its reliability which provides peace … Read More

"Become the Light"

Claire McCarthyNews UK

As the winter Olympics begin the International Olympic Committee are promoting their brand campaign of “Become the Light”.  The “light” is symbolic of inspirational achievements and the positivity it can promote.  With the partnership of Flux Lighting, Designplan embraces the wonder of light and the importance it plays in enhancing buildings to create a visual spectacle. Flux’s ability to illuminate … Read More

Designplan partner with Flux Lighting in UK & Ireland

Claire McCarthyNews UK

We are pleased to announce that we have become the partner of Flux Lighting in the UK and Ireland.  As sister companies within the Fagerhult Lighting Group, Designplan are delighted to promote this innovative French manufacturing lighting company.  Flux offer a complete range of external LED products using the philosophy of “easy to implement and easy to use”.  Flux, in … Read More

Strength of our products

Claire McCarthyNews UK

Strong, tough, and able to withstand adverse conditions – all accurate descriptions of our products.  Robustness and durability are categorised by IK ratings. An IK rating refers to how much mechanical impact a product can resist.  We know that for a luminaire to resist vandalism, it would need to have a minimum of IK10 which is equivalent to 20 joules … Read More

Simplicity in continuous illumination

Alan CarterNews UK

Stromma brings simplicity and style to any internal or external application.  The aesthetic pleasure of continuous illumination is evident in the unbroken lines of our Stromma luminaire.  The linear light traces ceilings when suspended, surface or recess mounted, and the various configurations and lengths allows flexibility within a design. The Stromma’s extruded aluminium body is lightweight but structurally rigid and its polycarbonate diffuser … Read More

Our customers are our priority

Claire McCarthyNews UK

At Designplan we know the importance of embracing a connection with our customers and ensuring we always put them first in both service and satisfaction.  Being a pioneer in a niche market means we need to preserve and care for our relationships with existing customers whilst reaching out to new contacts. We understand the importance of finding solutions to problems and ... Read More

New Year New Knowledge

Caragh BarryNews UK

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As you begin to plan your training for 2018, why not include a CPD on Robust Lighting and receive two hours of CPD points? Our CPD is CIBSE accredited and focuses on robust lighting applications, characteristics and construction utilising standard definitions, demonstrations, and regulatory explanation. The CPD will show how to choose a luminaire based on application and design, manufacturing ... Read More