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Access Fixtures Unveils New LED Triple Tennis Court Lighting
March 02, 2015
Access Fixtures said it is introducing LED tennis court lighting packages for triple courts, three adjacent tennis courts. According to a release, LED is the first choice in lighting technology for tennis court lighting, but lighting triple courts with LED has been challenging. As light emitted per luminaire increases, lighting triple courts with LED lighting has become easier. As LED prices decline, lighting triple courts is less expensive. Responding to increasing demand by larger venues wanting to install new LED lighting or upgrade existing lighting to LED, Access Fixtures is now providing standardized LED triple tennis court lighting systems in addition to custom LED tennis court lighting solutions.

Access Fixtures Unveils LED Triple Tennis Court Lighting
March 02, 2015
Access Fixtures said it is introducing LED tennis court lighting packages for triple courts, three adjacent tennis courts. According to a company release, LED is the first choice in lighting technology for tennis court lighting, but lighting triple courts with LED has been challenging. As light emitted per luminaire increases, lighting triple courts with LED lighting has become easier. As LED prices decline, lighting triple courts is less expensive. Responding to increasing demand by larger venues wanting to install new LED lighting or upgrade existing lighting to LED, Access Fixtures is now providing standardized LED triple tennis court lighting systems in addition to custom LED tennis court lighting solutions.

Desi tablets get a boost
March 02, 2015
The budget has provid ed some push to do mestic manufacturing of electronic products. More of the tablets that you get in future will likely be manufactured in India. The government has reduced the effective duty on domestically manufactured tablets from 12% to 2%, but the countervailing duty when the same is imported remains at 12.5%. "Local manufacturing of tablets has become very attractive," said Anwar Shirpurwala, executive director, Manufacturers' Association for IT (MAIT).

Humble light bulb helps Japan fill nuclear gap
March 02, 2015
TOKYO — Japan’s push to keep power flowing after it shuttered its nuclear program may best be illustrated by 73 million light bulbs. That’s the number of LED bulbs sold in Japan since the start of 2012, representing about 30 percent of all bulbs sold there. The LEDs, which consume a fifth of the energy used by standard lights, are key to the country’s strategy to make energy use more efficient, even as it pursues alternative sources such as solar power.

Noga achievements put Bahrain in focus
March 02, 2015
THE year 2014 scored a tremendous success for the National Oil and Gas Authority (Noga), the regulating authority responsible for Bahrain's oil and gas affairs in Bahrain, as it organised, supported and participated in numerous oil events, drawing energy experts and professionals from the region and world over to Bahrain. Energy Minister Dr Abdul Hussain bin Ali Mirza attended a number of international oil and gas meetings, conferences and exhibitions upholding Bahrain's interest and projecting the country as an important player in the petroleum business.

Desi tablets get a boost
March 02, 2015
The budget has provid ed some push to do mestic manufacturing of electronic products. More of the tablets that you get in future will likely be manufactured in India. The government has reduced the effective duty on domestically manufactured tablets from 12% to 2%, but the countervailing duty when the same is imported remains at 12.5%. "Local manufacturing of tablets has become very attractive," said Anwar Shirpurwala, executive director, Manufacturers' Association for IT (MAIT).

Diary of events
March 01, 2015
Gulf Construction updates you with the latest calendar of events from the Middle East and beyond. MARCH 1-4: Basrah Building, an exhibition for the building construction, municipality equipment, machinery and natural stone industry, at the Basrah International Fairground, Basrah, Iraq. 2-4: Middle East Electricity, an energy exhibition, at the Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE.

Sennebogen expands crawlers range
March 01, 2015
Sennebogen has added new members to its crawler and telescopic cranes ranges, which includes the German company’s biggest telescopic crawler crane yet – the 6113. The new Sennebogen 6113 has 120 tonnes of safe working load, proven boom concept, and a high level of flexibility. The 6113 an extremely interesting solution for many crane rental companies and construction companies, says a spokesman for the company. “The key advantage of the machine is the strong telescopic boom. This is – as is the case for all machines of this series – designed as full-power boom,” says the spokesman. “Thanks to multi-cylinder technology, this maintenance-free system enables continuous telescoping and is always friction-locked.”

System Hardware & Software Service Specialist( Job Number: 1500274)
February 27, 2015
Panasonic Corporation of North America has issued the following job vacancy: System Hardware & Software Service Specialist( Job Number: 1500274) Description Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company, a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, develops, installs and maintains large-scale Energy Management and Audio-Visual Solutions for commercial customers, as well as state and local government agencies and municipalities. Serving customers across a wide range of industries, Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company designs, builds and maintains customized solutions that meet the unique needs of our customers. The Eco Solutions Group provides comprehensive energy solutions, including commercial and utility-scale solar arrays, large-scale battery storage, and other energy solutions that support our customers' business goals and sustainability objectives. The Audio-Visual (AV) Solutions Group leverages Panasonic's global expertise in AV technology to design, engineer, install, maintain and operate some of the largest and most spectacular AV systems in the world, ranging from those in official Olympic venues, to Guinness World Record LED video signs. Both the AV and Eco Groups of Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company share a foundation built on customer focus, deep engineering knowledge and the global financial strength of the Panasonic Corporation. Currently, PESCO has an immediate opening System Hardware & Software Service Specialist.

Illumiseen LED Reflective Belt Prevents Bike Messenger Accidents
February 26, 2015
Being a bicycle messenger is tough. They face dangerous situations daily. Bicycle messengers must navigate through hazardous obstacles of cities each day. The obstacles include cars other bicyclists pedestrians debris animals and bad weather. Last year in New York City alone twenty-five cyclists were killed in a car collision. The majority of which happened at night and in bad weather. Bicycle messengers and regular cyclists should take the proper precautions to stay safe while biking at night. This includes remaining on well-lit streets mapping out a route wearing a helmet and dressing to be seen.nbsp;


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