SLE Worldwide Australia is a Managing General Underwriter specialising in insuring risks in the world of Sports, Leisure and Entertainment. Be it relaxing, playing, organising or watching sports,…read more
Gerard Lighting’s new GLG branding part of move to ‘reimagine lighting’
Gerard Lighting, Australia and New Zealand’s leading lighting company - responsible for brands including Pierlite, Sylvania, Austube and Inlite - has announced it will now be known as GLG.
The change encapsulates a move from being a product provider to an organisation with an innovative solutions-based approach. In operation for almost a century, GLG’s aim is to bring people seamless lighting experiences by combining worldwide expertise with local know-how.
The changes to the group company brand, will see the business brands elevated and go to market as ‘Pierlite’ and ‘Sylvania’ servicing the market’s indoor and outdoor lighting needs respectively, distributing their market-leading offerings across key segments including commercial, industrial, health, sport, retail and infrastructure.
GLG divisional companies include Inlite, Sylvania Connected Solutions, Austube, and Integrated. These companies and the New Zealand operation will continue trading as part of the comprehensive GLG solutions offering.
GLG Chief Executive Les Patterson explained “we might have a new group name, but we carry forward almost a century of experience with us and a portfolio of proven and trusted brands like Pierlite and Sylvania that our customers know and trust.”
The new brand comes with a new website, embodying a focus on intuitive ease and enhanced functionality.
The transformation has been demonstrated by the investment in Sylvania Connected Solutions, expansion of the GLG Innovation Centre, and upcoming launch of the new online configurator tool - GLG Composer.
Sylvania Connected Solutions breathes life into a city’s infrastructure resources. This business offers intelligent IoT devices, systems and technologies delivering high value solutions that address urban challenges, drive economic progress and improve liveability.
The GLG Innovation Centre is the largest lighting lab and testing facility in the southern hemisphere, encompassing photometry; thermal and endurance chambers, IP chambers and more. This facility enables GLG to develop lighting solutions that not only meet but far exceed Australian Standards, to ensure the highest quality to customers.
A taste of what the industry can look forward to from leading-edge GLG is Composer. This service and product range will reimagine lighting for this generation. A digital configurator which enables Design-on-Demand with technical documentation, compliance, 3D models, pricing and codes available in moments of submitting product requirements. Product can then be delivered in a matter of weeks, not months.
Patterson adds “composer is like nothing else on the Australian lighting market.
“GLG is the only company with the scale and ability to provide such a unique Design-on-Demand system. This is just one example of how we are working to change our industry for the better, with greater flexibility and shorter leadtimes.”
Click here for further information on Gerard Lighting via their entry in the Australasian Leisure Management Supplier Directory.
Images show significant GLG installations. Courtesy of GLG.
22nd March 2018 - Gerard Lighting Group illuminates Melbourne’s South Belgrave Oval
12th October 2017 - FIH releases new hockey lighting standards
18th August 2014 - Latest lighting technology to enhance New Zealand stadiums
Asking a small favour
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?
The news we publish at www.ausleisure.com.au is independent, credible (we hope) and free for you to access, with no pay walls and no annoying pop-up ads.
However, as an independent publisher, can we ask for you to support us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine - if you don't already do so.
Published bi-monthly since 1997, the printed Australasian Leisure Management differs from this website in that it publishes longer, in-depth and analytical features covering aquatics, attractions, entertainment, events, fitness, parks, recreation, sport, tourism and venues management.
Subscriptions cost just $90 a year.
Click here to subscribe.
The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.
TJS Services is a leading national facility services provider. We deliver quality cleaning, maintenance, construction and facility management services to over 1,500 sites Australia wide. Our…read more
Supreme Heating is a proud Australian owned company specialising in the latest energy efficient heating solutions. Since 1990, Supreme Heating has designed and installed commercial pool heating…read more
Rhinoplay offers playground equipment in Australia that is safe, durable, and most importantly fun! We specialise in creating unique indoor playgrounds for play centres and outdoor playgrounds for…read more
Smart Connection Consultancy is a boutique sport and recreation consultancy who has become one of Australia’s leading advocates for the use of synthetic sports surfaces as a vehicle to grow…read more
At easyemployer we've come up with a software solution that manages one of your most important, and often most costly, business resources - your staff. We are helping 100s of clients to…read more
Also at 3 Squill Place, Arndell Park NSW 2148 ATS are global leaders in altitude training and research. From mask systems and inflatable tents to simulated altitude facilities, we help…read more
Solarwise NSW / Dolphin Tech were the first and are the largest Dolphin dealer in NSW with a full service facility and full range of spare parts "on the shelf". We also provide on site…read more
get listed with our suppliers directory
Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!