Welcome to our December 2016 newsletter.
As we approach the end of another year, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank everyone that we have worked with during 2016. We’ve been involved with some amazing projects, and next year looks exciting too.
From all the team at Architainment – we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
New Lighting Transforms The Retail Experience at West London Shopping Centre
Built in the mid eighties, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre had become tired looking and was in need of a major refurbishment. British Land acquired the site in 2013, and after a period of consultation and planning, embarked upon a £12m upgrade of the centre, aimed at attracting premium tenants and increasing footfall. read more
New Key Account Manager
Architainment are pleased to announce that Gitte Kondrup has joined the team as a Key Account Manager from Monday 21st November 2016. Gitte has more than 20 years experience in Specification Sales in the UK interiors industry, originally in commercial furniture and more recently in architectural lighting. read more
Colour Consistency For Dynamic Lighting
What is colour consistency and how can it be improved?
Colour consistency refers to the average amount of variation in chromacity among a batch of light sources. In human terms it refers to the amount of perceived variation in colour in lighting of any variety.
Lighting applications today demand consistency of colour, and the larger and more complex the installation, the more critical the issue of colour consistency becomes. read more
Due to continued expansion, Architainment has the following vacancies.
Key Account Manager
Quality Control and Warehouse Assistant
Technical Services Manager
All current vacancies can be found on our dedicated vacancies page.
Dynamic Feature Wall at Ipswich Shopping Centre
After a £4m refurbishment, Sailmakers Shopping Centre in Ipswich has opened with a new look linked to the nautical heritage of the area, and a host of new retail partners.
In addition to specifying clean, simple and energy efficient lighting across the centre, lighting design consultancy Nulty+ have used a dynamic feature wall to create an element of drama next to the main escalator.read more
Architainment Sponsors LewesLight 2016 Conference
LewesLight returned in October, and in addition to supporting lighting designers with their installations, Architainment sponsored the inaugural conference.
The conference featured an array of speakers from the UK and abroad, and included discussions about lighting festivals, lighting and urban design, and other light related topics. read more
PureGlow from Color Kinetics
PureGlow high-performance LED luminaires fill indoor alcoves and accent spaces with vibrant, tunable white and intelligent colour light — all in a clean, compact linear form factor.
Perfect for cove, wall-washing, backlighting, and other indoor applications, PureGlow combines high output and professional-grade colour mixing with the proven efficiency and cost-effectiveness of Powercore technology.
PureGlow is currently available in two versions.
Please contact our sales team on 01494 471 340 or [email protected] for further information.