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Biophilic Design – What the heck is it?

“Biophilic Design” – Just another buzzword or phrase joining terms such as “circadian rhythm”, “holistic design”, “purified air”, “acoustical comfort”, and more? If you’d come across the word “biophilia” a few years ago, you may well have considered it dodgy!…

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Communicating with BACnet

“Lighting control system must be able to communicate with BMS” How many times do we see the above (or similar) in a specification? A one liner asking for one system to talk to another with no further detail on the…

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DALI Rules

OK – so the job you’ve just been given has DALI lighting in it – what do you need to know? There are a great many long and complex articles that can be read to gain information about the ‘DALI…

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Automated Home Systems

It seems that everyone is talking about their “automated home” right now. What does it mean however to have an automated home system . . . and what is the difference? Virtually everyone these days includes a certain degree of…

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DALI Lighting Control

What is DALI Lighting Control? As DALI lighting control is specified in more and more commercial projects in New Zealand, and as it becomes a lighting system of choice in numerous high end homes, we thought this topic may deserve…

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