Acuity Brands/Acuity Controls

Fresco Show WM, Acuity Brands/Acuity Controls 
This standalone, 7" DMX512 touchscreen controls dimmers, relays, automated fixtures, and white, tunable white, and multicolor LED luminaires in spaces such as restaurants, museums, and ballrooms. It mounts into a standard three-gang wall-box and integrates with button stations, serial inputs, contact closures, and sensors. Controls up to four DMX512 universes and edits intensities, color, positions, shapes, and timing without a computer or console.


GLDALI SpaceBuilder, Crestron 
This reconfigurable system is designed to control lighting in medium to large spaces. Its components are preprogrammed and shipped together. A startup module with a 7" touchscreen simplifies zone and sensor configurations. It controls up to 64 fixtures and up to 128 individual DALI ballasts or drivers. A maximum of four keypads, occupancy sensors, and open-loop daylight sensors can be added.

Digital Lumens

LightRules Insight, Digital Lumens 
A cloud-based solution, LightRules Insight integrates operational and performance data from multiple facilities into a single interface for sharing within an organization. Building subsets, such as rooms, production lines, and merchandise aisles, can be called out for reporting. The application is part of the company’s LightRules family, which is compatible with Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, and Safari browsers.


Fixture Mount DALI Sensor, Enlighted 
This sensor turns conventional lamps into smart fixtures. Designed to fit in a 0.5" knockout in indoor fixtures, less than 0.28" of the sensor is visible once installed. The programmable device offers occupancy-, photo-, and thermal-sensing technology. With a 150' wireless range, it collects and communicates data to Enlighted’s networked management systems.

Hubbell Lighting/Hubbell Building Automation

NX Intelligent Room Controller, Hubbell Lighting/Hubbell Building Automation 
This plug-and-play system is designed for spaces that require room-level lighting control, such as classrooms and personal offices. It installs in the controlled area’s plenum and communicates using standard CAT-5 patch cables with RJ-45 connectors. Up to eight NX controllers can be connected. Complies with ASHRAE 90.1, the International Energy Conservation Code, and California’s Title 24.


Decora Rocker Slide Universal Dimmers, Leviton 
Leviton has added these low-profile universal dimmers to its Decora line. For single-pole and three-way applications when used with a three-way switch, they provide full-range dimming for incandescent, LED, CFL, halogen, magnetic-low-voltage, electronic-low-voltage, and fluorescent loads. They also provide speed controls for the new Decora Quiet Fan. They fit in a standard wallbox and work in multi-gang installations with other Decora products.


Palladiom QS, Lutron 
Flush buttons and a customizable design contribute to a streamlined interface that suits this keypad for use controlling window treatments, temperature, and equipment in high-end residences and commercial applications such as hotel guest rooms and restaurants. Its faceplate and buttons are both offered in multiple colors and materials, including plastic, glass, and metal. Adjustable backlighting makes the panel visible in low-light conditions. Compatible with the company’s HomeWorks QS, Quantum, and myRoom control systems.


MechoNet Network Interface, MechoSystems 
This RS-485-based, low-voltage network allows controls, switches, and motors from different manufacturers to communicate with one another. The hub mounts in a 4-11/16" junction box and harmonizes motorized window coverings and associated systems throughout an entire building. It features two-way communication, wireless control through the RF or IR of third-party interfaces and remotes, and a repeater function to extend floor networks by as much as 4,000 feet.


Equinox 41, Vantage 
Equinox 41 is part of Vantage’s Equinox family of unique user interfaces. It fits in a single-gang wall box and offers 12 widgets, including lighting, temperature, audio, video, security, timers, and shade control, in a single device. Through its 4" LCD touchscreen interface, multiple users can create personalized profiles. Ideal for high-end residential and commercial applications.

See more products from the 2015 Products Issue here.