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LightBytes Masterclass, Dublin

LightBytes Masterclass, Dublin

October 27, 2017 , , , , , , , ,

The second LightBytes event of the brand new, peer-reviewed SLL Lighting Knowledge Series will take place in at the Teeling Whiskey Distillery in Dublin on 30 November 2017. In a reworking of the previous Masterclasses, the Society invites participants to a day of peer-reviewed, bite-size presentations focusing on the key factors relating to the following topics — design,…


‘Deep Retrofit’ Breakfast Briefing at Architecture Expo

‘Deep Retrofit’ Breakfast Briefing at Architecture Expo

September 6, 2017 , , , ,

With an estimated one million homes in Ireland considered to be significantly energy inefficient, SEAI is undertaking a Deep Retrofit Pilot Programme to identify the depth of the problem, and to highlight the large-scale opportunities it presents to those engaged in the sector. It will also inform the nature of SEAI’s grant support for deep…


Adam Dent joins Kerrigan Mechanical

Adam Dent joins Kerrigan Mechanical

August 16, 2017 , , , , ,

Adam Dent, B.Eng, has been appointed Project Manager at Kerrigan Mechanical, the multi-disciplined engineering contractors with a wide range of experience in commercial plumbing, heating, ventilation and extract systems. Kerrigan Mechanical evolved from Midland Heating and Plumbing, which was originally established in 1998, and has now commenced a new strategic development phase. Adam is a DIT…


Chapter Status for ASHRAE Ireland

Chapter Status for ASHRAE Ireland

August 4, 2017 , , , ,

There is plenty to celebrate for ASHRAE members in Ireland and in Europe. At the recent ASHRAE summer meeting at Long Beach, California, Ireland became an ASHRAE Chapter, Europe has a new ASHRAE Region, and the new President is a European. Two more Chapters were also approved in the UK and three new student branches…


LAI and LIA form alliance to strengthen future

LAI and LIA form alliance to strengthen future

July 18, 2017 , , ,

Lighting Association Ireland (LAI) and the Lighting Industry Association (LIA) have announced a joint agreement to work closely together. The two bodies share a similar outlook and philosophy when it comes to their members and the future of lighting, and the closer relationship between them will benefit not just the members, but the entire lighting…