The Lighting Practice Wins National Marketing Award

The Lighting Practice is pleased to announce that the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS), the premier A/E/C marketing and business development association, awarded TLP’s marketing team with an Award of Excellence in the Promotional Campaign-Digital category for TLP’s 30th Anniversary Campaign. The marketing campaign was spearheaded by Principal Jered Widmer, IALD, MIES, Darcy Veneziale,…

Emad Hasan to Present at [d]arc room Livestream Conference

Success.  We strive to achieve it in all areas of our lives, both personal and professional.  We are celebrated when a milestone is hit and may suffer when it is missed or skipped.  But how is success determined and who defines what it looks like? Ultimately, success should be defined by the individual and their…

Lily Knoerzer and Emad Hasan Discuss Laboratory Lighting with Lab Manager

Lab Manager, a publication that focuses on informing managers and researchers about current lab standards and management, recently featured an article co-authored by Lillian Knoerzer, Associate IALD, and Emad Hasan, IALD, MIES, LEED AP BD+C. “Lighting Laboratories: Design Challenges” discusses how lighting systems can support the needs of occupants and flexible lab design. As labs…

IES Internationally Recognizes Three Award-Winning TLP Projects

The Lighting Practice is thrilled to share that three of the firm’s projects have received lighting awards from the Illuminating Engineering Society, the premier lighting community dedicated to promoting the art and science of quality lighting. The Illumination Awards, an international awards program, has recognized Amicus Therapeutics, Empire State Building Observatory Experience Reimagined, and Trinity Centre: 111-115 Broadway for their strong lighting design, professionalism, ingenuity, and originality.   IES Award of Merit: Amicus…

Project Spotlight: Inspira Medical Center Mullica Hill

Inspira Medical Center Mullica Hill, NJ, USA Inspira Medical Center Mullica Hill is a new state-of-the-art community hospital in Mullica Hill, NJ. A multi-disciplinary Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) team, led by Skanska, Array Architects, and Leach Wallace Associates, designed the new 465,000-SF facility.  The IPD team placed an emphasis on biophilic design and the well-being…

Lighting Promotes Comfort & Well-Being in Urban Healthcare Facilities

Over the past decade, the healthcare industry has transformed its approach to care by prioritizing a personalized, patient-focused experience.  This includes creating hospitality-like environments within healthcare facilities and placing an increased focus on evidence-based design initiatives like biophilia. Biophilic design emphasizes humans’ connection to nature.  Elements of nature are incorporated into the design to reduce…

What is CRI?

Matt Fracassini, MIES, LEED AP BD+C, explains how the Color Rendering Index (CRI) metric is used to indicate source’s light quality and why it is important. He also explains the difference between low and high CRI as well as the industry shift to use new, more relevant metrics to measure CRI. Video filmed and produced…

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IES Philadelphia Recognizes Six Award-Winning TLP Projects

The Lighting Practice is proud to announce that six of the firm’s projects have received lighting awards from the Illuminating Engineering Society’s (IES) Philadelphia Section. Amicus Therapeutics, CHoP Roberts Center for Pediatric Research, Empire State Building Observatory Experience Reimagined, Inspira Mullica Hill Medical Center, June 5th Memorial Park, and UMCP A. James Clark Hall were recognized for their creative approach, technical execution, and…

UV-C & GUV Technology Explained [Updated]

*This article has been updated to reflect the latest findings in SARS-CoV-2 research. The Lighting Practice is committed to providing its clients with the latest information on this topic as it becomes available.* For many, the last several months have left us with a strong desire to return to prior pandemic-free existence and a growing…

LD+A Interviews TLP’s Ryan Conover On Illuminating the Sagamore Spirit Distillery

LD+A Magazine, a publication of the Illuminating Engineering Society, recently sat down with Project Manager Ryan Conover, EDAC, Assoc. IALD,  to discuss the design of the Sagamore Spirit Distillery. The Illuminating Engineering Society is a national organization dedicated to improving the lighted environment and sharing the latest lighting knowledge. Located in Baltimore, Maryland, the Sagamore…