The Flameguard family of downlighters incorporates fire retardant seals and acoustic barriers, enabling the fire and acoustic rating of a ceiling to be maintained without the need for fire hoods and acoustic insulation.
Clean is a multi-level concept luminaire for clean rooms in healthcare and industry applications. The luminaire combines design and practicality and incorporates a non-ageing seal, pressure equalising and mixed airflow technology.
This product represents an innovative use of a new optical material.
Etap said that it had shied away from traditional diffuser type luminaires because of inherently, low efficiencies but increasing demands from the marketplace led the company to source light control material Meso Optics for use with its UM series of luminaires.
Instead LEDs, soft diffusing light and the use of placement within the volume to create the gradient of light define this project, which the judges said “seemed to draw you into the next space”.
The lighting has been designed to accentuate a multi-layered architectural approach and to emphasise three major pieces of art.
A private residence has been transformed into a stunning contemporary home and a dramatic showcase for entertaining. Layering low voltage, mains voltage and fibre optic light sources allowed the lighting to provide the background atmosphere.