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Tadao creates lighting feature for Mayfair

Tadao Ando’s first permanent project in the UK, a series of fountains that pour water over embedded lighting, will be built as part of a new landscaping plan outside the Connaught Hotel in London.

The Japanese architect’s design is part of a masterplan for Mayfair devised by the Danish architect Jan Gehl.

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Philips boosts entertainment portfolio

Philips has bought NCW, a Hong Kong designer, manufacturer and distributor of LED, conventional entertainment lighting and lighting controls.

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Contrac Lighting has helped reduce Stagecoach energy bills by 40 per cent thanks to the manufacture of its intelligent lighting system