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Lux Awards project categories shortlist announced

Initial judging for the project categories of the Lux Awards 2012 is now complete.


After an incredible 200 entries flew through the gates at Lux Towers, it was a tough task for our team of end users and experts to pick out the very best.

But after long deliberations, we can now reveal the shortlist for the project categories of the Lux Awards 2012. The judging team will now visit and assess each project on site.

Architectural Lighting Project of the Year – in association with
Havells-Sylvania

Worth Abbey Church, East Sussex – DPA Lighting Design
Rothschild Bank, London – GIA Equation
Twin Sails Bridge, Poole – Speirs + Major
Titanic Signature Building, Belfast – Sutton Vane Associates

Commercial Project of the Year – in association with Toshiba
2 Waterhouse Square, London – Hoare Lea Lighting
Central Search Area, Gatwick Airport – Morgan Sindall Professional Services and Phi Lighting
Fenchurch Street Station, London – Riegens Lighting
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, London – Troup Bywaters & Anders

Industrial Project of the Year
Mabey Bridge factory, Chepstow – Holophane Europe
Vaillant factory, Derbyshire – Interior Control
Royal Mail National Distribution Centre, Daventry – Philips Lighting

Retail and Leisure Project of the Year – in association with Osram
Boux Avenue, nationwide – Fagerhult
Bread Street Kitchen, London – Hoare Lea Lighting
Manchester United Stadium Store – Paul Nulty Lighting Design
Morrisons Stanground, Peterborough – Morrisons plc and NG Bailey

Retrofit Lighting Project of the Year – in association with PhotonStar
City South Housing, Manchester – Designplan
The Crown Jewels, Tower of London – Sutton Vane Associates
Finsbury Park Station, London – Holophane Europe
Nando’s, Clink Street, London – NRG Star
National Gallery, London – Open Technology
Brompton Barracks, Kent – Toshiba
Next, nationwide – Projection Lighting
Royal College of Music, London – Toshiba

Urban Lighting Project of the Year – in association with Ecosense
Bradford City Park – Arup
Exhibition Road, London – Project Centre
Leicester Square, London – Burns + Nice
Veils of Light, Weymouth – Aquila Design/PB
London 2012 Olympic Park public realm – Sutton Vane Associates

Recycling Award – in association with Recolight and Lumicom
Balcan Engineering
Skinflint Design
Trilight

The shortlist for the product award categories and for the Design Practice, Client and Manufacturer of the Year will be announced on Thursday 20 September. The Lux Person of the Year and Rising Star of the Year will be announced on 6 November, the night of the awards.

For more information, visit the Lux Awards website.

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