Natural lighting at Hopkins’ Velodrome, the bookie’s favourite to win the 2011 RIBA Stirling Prize, will be hidden away during the Olympic games
Rules on lux levels set out by the International Olympic Committee and the Olympic Broadcasting Service (OBS) insist glazing be covered during the broadcasting of Olympic cycling events with blackout blinds.
OBS is reportedly concerned that cameras will have difficulty in adjusting to different lighting conditions. LOCOG (the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games) and Hopkins Architects believe this wouldn’t be a problem.
03 October 2011
Abacus Group announced a joint agreement with Delta Electronics today, that enables it to sell a range of Delta’s LEDs inside the UK market
15 June 2011
The practice of publicising ‘hero numbers’ – a luminaire’s most flattering metrics – while obscuring other key information is to be tackled by industry bodies.