LED lighting

No more ugly yellow street lighting in Redlands, Calif. -- they're LEDs from Oxford-based Relume.

Redlands, Calif. Upgrades Street Lights to Relume LED Fixtures

Relume Technologies, the Oxford manufacturer of light-emitting diode products and smart grid control systems for outdoor lighting, said it had been chosen by the city of Redlands, Calif., to retrofit its existing street lighting to Relume’s patented LED lights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2012

Michigan Tech 3M Tail Light

Michigan Tech Enterprise Students Help 3M Build a Better Tail Light

Most of us take pride in being able to see the fruits of our labor, basking in a job well done. Brett Spigarelli can bask in the red glow of a taillight going into production for the 2013 model year of several cars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2012


TOGGLED Awarded 12 New LED Lighting Patents in 2012

TOGGLED, the solid state lighting subsidiary of Altair Engineering Inc., reported Tuesday it has received 12 new LED lighting patents issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2012


Altair LED Lighting Subsidiary Ilumisys Rebrands as TOGGLED

Altair Tuesday formally announced the rebranding of its LED lighting subsidiary, ilumisys, to TOGGLED.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2012

The HistoSonics prototype, COO Christine Gibbons at right

UM Startups Amaze As Tech Tour Continues

When I’m on my Fall Tech Tour around Michigan and I ask university tech transfer officials to see their four or five coolest “science projects” that have economic development potential, they always say they have so many it’s a tough choice. But try to imagine the tough choices faced by the University of Michigan, which has a research budget of a staggering $1.2 billion-plus a year, consistently among the top five in the nation. How the heck do you pick?

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2012

HR Notices From October 15

The latest stafing, boardroom and leadership news from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2012

The conference crowd hears a presentation on lighting design from Farmington Hills-based Illuminating Concepts. Matt Roush photo.

Conference Switches On High-Tech Lighting

More than 130 building managers, contractors and other building technology experts gathered at the Electrical Industry Training Center in Warren Tuesday for the 2012 Michigan Lighting and Energy Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012

Awards And Certifications From August 29

The latest industry awards and certifications earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2012

An example of an LED replacement for a fluourescent bulb from Troy's Ilumisys

Ilumisys Issues Patent License For LED Fluorescent Tube

Ilumisys Inc., developer and producer of next-generation solid-state lighting technology, announced that it has granted a license for light-emitting diode fluorescent tube replacements to LED Global Supply, a global distributor of LED lighting based in Westlake Village, Calif.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2012

Lighting from Relume at work in downtown Ann Arbor. Photo: Relume Technologies

Relume Moves To Larger HQ

Relume Technologies, a manufacturer of light-emitting diode products and smart grid control systems for outdoor lighting, is moving to a larger headquartesr that will allow more space for both manufacturing and customer service. The move will keep the company in Oxford.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2012