Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Dialight Introduces Industry First Class I Div 2 LED Fixture Delivering over 100 Lumens per Watt

New Ultra High-Efficiency SafeSite® LED High Bay Safely Delivers 17,500 Lumens at just 172W for Years of Maintenance-Free, High-Performance Lighting in Oil, Gas, Petrochem and other Rugged Environments

Farmingdale, NJ (June 20th, 2012) – Dialight (LSE: DIA.L), an innovative global leader in LED lighting technology, today announced the debut of the industry’s first-ever 100+ lumens per watt (lm/W) Class I Div 2 certified LED lighting fixture. The new SafeSite® LED High Bay delivers up to 17,500 lumens at just 172W for the ultimate in safe, efficient illumination in hazardous locations. Such hazardous location applications include: oil, gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, power generation, wastewater, sewage treatment facilities and other sites requiring UL-844 standards.

The new Dialight SafeSite High Bay is the most recent addition to the company’s growing line of ultra-high efficiency 100 lm/W products. The company unveiled its 100 lm/W non-classified DuroSite® LED High Bay in February.

“Our High Bay fixtures are some of the most widely installed LED lighting products in the industrial market. With more than 75,000 sold in just the last two and a half years, it is quickly becoming the gold standard for industrial and hazardous location LED illumination,” said Roy Burton, Dialight’s Group Chief Executive. “This new Class I Div 2 product is a major breakthrough, achieving superior energy efficiency with over 100 lumens per watt and long-life performance that is unmatched in the industry.”

Designed to significantly reduce total cost of ownership as a replacement for up to 400W conventional HID lighting fixtures, all of Dialight’s SafeSite High Bay fixtures feature a universal voltage range of 100-277VAC, 50/60Hz to 347-480VAC 50/60Hz, a T5 temperature rating and a corrosion-resistant finish. Their signature low-profile, lightweight design supports a variety of mounting options that enables quick and easy retrofits from existing lighting, and their superior light quality and extended performance life improve safety while dramatically reducing maintenance costs associated with changing bulbs in hazardous conditions. Every SafeSite fixture is backed by Dialight’s five-year full-performance warranty.

Certifications & ratings held by Dialight’s SafeSite Series family of LED High Bay fixtures include:

  • UL844
  • Class I, Div 1
  • Class I, Div 2
  • Class II, Div 1
  • Class II, Div 2
  • Class III, Div 1
  • Class III, Div 2
  • Group B Hydrogen
  • Paint Spray Booth
  • INMETRO (Brasil) 
  • UL1598/A
  • CSA 22.2
  • IP66/NEMA4X
  • UL8750
  • IDA Dark Sky compliant

Dialight’s new 102 lm/W LED high bay fixture as well as all SafeSite® Series LED lighting fixtures for hazardous locations are available now through Dialight’s global network of authorized distributors. For more information about Dialight’s complete line of SafeSite LED lighting solutions for hazardous locations, including IES files, LM79 reports and technical datasheets, visit Dialight’s products are listed on the U.S. federal government’s GSA Schedule 56, contract number GS-07F-0664X.

Monday, June 18, 2012

Dialight Adds 45W DuroSite® LED Low Bay Fixture to Industrial Lighting Family

High-Efficiency Unit Designed for Direct Replacement of 70W to 100W HID Sources to Deliver Better Light Output at Half the Energy Usage, Ideal for Cold Storage & Parking Garage Applications

Farmingdale, NJ (June 18th, 2012) – Dialight (LSE: DIA.L), the innovative global leader in LED lighting technology, today announced the debut of its new 45W DuroSite® LED Low Bay fixture that offers exceptional energy efficiency, superior durability and precision optics. Specifically designed for optimum light output at mounting heights under 15 feet and maximum durability in the harshest conditions, the new 45W Low Bay is an ideal lighting solution for cold storage applications.

Delivering 84 lumens per watt, the 45W Low Bay is the newest addition to Dialight’s complete line of high and low bay LED fixtures offering a wide range of illumination options—from 3,800 to 17,000 lumens—for many indoor and outdoor applications.

Designed to easily replace traditional metal halide, high pressure sodium and mercury vapor fixtures by using existing electrical hangars and conduit, Dialight’s 45W Low Bay features exclusive low-bay optics that offer a broader distribution of light to improve visibility and, in some cases, reduce overall fixture count.

“Our LED lighting fixtures have already proven to be an ideal lighting option for the world’s most rugged applications, virtually eliminating the maintenance and performance issues common with typical HID units and delivering exceptional overall cost savings,” said Roy Burton, Dialight Group Chief Executive. “This new 45W Low Bay is exponentially more efficient and, because of the instant-on capability, can easily be equipped with occupancy sensors as well as dimming options to further reduce energy usage and cost.”

Available in both cool white and neutral white, the low-profile 45W Low Bay is ruggedized with a powder-coated aluminum body and polycarbonate lens that withstands impact, shock and vibration within a sealed design. The unit is virtually maintenance free, backed by Dialight’s five-year full-performance warranty, eliminating costly bulb changes that can interrupt production, and the environmental concerns of mercury vapor and fluorescent fixtures. The IP66 rated 45W Low Bay is compatible with new and existing pendant, swivel bracket, stanchion and ceiling mount installations, both indoor and outdoor.

For more information about Dialight’s complete DuroSite Line of LED industrial lighting solutions, including IES files, LM79 reports and technical datasheets, visit Dialight’s products are listed on the U.S. federal government’s GSA Schedule 56, contract number GS-07F-0664X.