Legrand News Legrand News http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news.aspx en Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:56:05 GMT Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:56:05 GMT http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Sitecore 7.5 5 Legrand Employees Drastically Cut Energy Use, Reduce CO2 Emissions, and Save $79k with Energy Marathon 2.0 http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2016/energy-marathon-results WEST HARTFORD, CONN., November 17, 2016 – Legrand North America, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, recently concluded its Energy Marathon 2.0, a company-wide, internal competition designed to save energy through ready-to-implement technology and process changes, and to reshape energy usage behaviors. This year's Energy Marathon saw increased employee participation and innovation, and yielded excellent results as well as setting the foundation for continued energy reduction best practices for years to come. Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2016/energy-marathon-results Legrand Offers “Trash Madness” Toolkit to Help Organizations Advance Employee Recycling, Waste Reduction Efforts http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2016/lna-trash-madness-toolkit WEST HARTFORD, CONN., November 16, 2016 — In an effort to promote proactive recycling and waste reduction practices within workplace environments, Legrand North America, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, has released their Trash Madness toolkit, a document that shares the methodology they used during “Trash Madness;” a company-wide, employee competition ran in 2015, that helped Legrand promote their recycling and waste reduction program throughout several of their U.S locations. The document is available on their website, and can be downloaded by other organizations who are looking to establish a standardized approach to waste management. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2016/lna-trash-madness-toolkit Legrand Ships IP Dome Camera, Network Video Recorder and App; Offers Automatic Email Alerts http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2016/legrand-ships-nvr-ip-domecamera MIDDLETOWN, Pa., November 15, 2016 – Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, expands its IP-based security camera solution with the On-Q IP Dome Camera (CM7020), enclosure-mounted Network Video Recorder (NVR; CM7120) and app that provide 24-7 surveillance for the home. Tue, 15 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2016/legrand-ships-nvr-ip-domecamera Wattstopper® Software Updates Feature Expanded Commissioning, Product Support, and UI Capabilities http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/dlm-software-updates San Jose, CA, November 15, 2016  – Legrand, North America announced today major updates to the Wattstopper LMCS configuration software and Wattstopper Segment Manager Network software that extend the power of the Digital Lighting Management (DLM) control platform. Tue, 15 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/dlm-software-updates Legrand Tests Network Presence Sensing Technology With Legrand Iot Devices http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-tests-iot-devices NEW YORK, NY, November 10, 2016 —In a move to bring greater intelligence and connectivity to the Built Environment, Legrand today announced it will be testing Network Presence Sensing (NPS) technology with Legrand switches. NPS technology monitors RF signal strength between switches, lights, and other IoT Devices and detects the interference created when people or animals are present in the wireless network. Such technology can grow over the product life cycle through over-the-air updates since NPS uses the wireless communications already built into Legrand RF devices. The resulting analytics can determine presence, motion, direction and speed, and when deployed with other IoT devices in the home could provide safer, more efficient, more intelligent homes and workplaces. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-tests-iot-devices Legrand Launches Eliot Iot Program To Advance Connectivity & Intelligence In The Built Environment http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-launches-eliot-program NEW YORK, NY, November 10, 2016 — Legrand North and Central America, an innovation leader in power, light and data technologies for homes, workplaces and data centers, today launched ELIOT, a groundbreaking IoT program that advances connectivity and intelligence in the Built Environment and enhances value in the use of connected products. Legrand is joined by partners Amazon Alexa, Samsung and Cisco in launching ELIOT, which offers a purpose-built cloud, gateways for installed legacy offerings, an array of natively-connected new products, and innovative solutions comprising connected, intelligent technologies and services. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-launches-eliot-program Legrand Reaffirms Commitment To Cisco Digital Ceiling Framework http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-commitment-cisco NEW YORK, NY, November 10, 2016 —With the launch of its ELIOT program to advance IOT connectivity and intelligence in the Built Environment and enhance value in the use of connected devices, Legrand North and Central America today reaffirmed its commitment to Cisco’s Digital Ceiling Framework. Legrand is a global leader in resilient digital building infrastructures and partners with like-minded global organizations to help enterprises embrace IoT, connect building services via a single converged IP network, and realize significant gains in organizational productivity, efficiency and sustainability. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-commitment-cisco Legrand Pairs Local Lighting Control To Samsung Artik™ Cloud For Remote Connectivity, Voice Control, And Third-Party Integration http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-pairs-samsung-artik NEW YORK, NY, November 10, 2016 —Legrand, a global  leader in home electrical devices and automation, today announced the integration of Connected Lighting Control systems with the SAMSUNG ARTIK™ Cloud at the company’s North American launch of ELIOT program.  Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-pairs-samsung-artik Iot-Enabled Healthy Lighting For The Workplace Enters Next Generation Of Development http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/iot-lighting-next-generation NEW YORK, NY, November 10, 2016 — At the North American launch of its ELIOT program to advance connectivity and intelligence in the Built Environment, Legrand today reinforced its pursuit of a dynamic spectrum, IoT, healthy lighting solution for commercial installations. Legrand is advancing towards customizable, dynamic-spectrum lighting solution to enable the optimum health benefits lighting can provide.  Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/iot-lighting-next-generation Legrand® And Lumenetix® Create Inroads In Connected Intelligent Lighting Applications http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-lumenetix-intelligent-lighting-applications NEW YORK, NY, November 10, 2016 – Demonstrating its commitment to connectivity and intelligence in the Built Environment, Legrand North and Central America reiterated the importance of its recent partnership with Lumenetix. The two companies are working together to accelerate advanced digital lighting applications such as Human Centric Lighting (HCL). This announcement was made at the North American launch of Legrand’s ELIOT program for IoT in the Built Environment.  Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-lumenetix-intelligent-lighting-applications Legrand Radio Frequency (RF) Lighting Control System To Work With Amazon Alexa Smart Home Skill http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-rf-lighting-control-system-amazon-alexa NEW YORK, NY, November 10, 2016 — Underscoring its commitment to IoT connectivity and intelligence in the Built Environment, Legrand today announced it will launch an Amazon Alexa smart home skill for its Radio Frequency (RF) Lighting Control system. The announcement was made during the North American launch of Legrand’s ELIOT program that detailed Legrand’s IoT strategies, partnerships and new IoT products and services. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-rf-lighting-control-system-amazon-alexa Legrand Named 2016 Supplier of the Year by IMARK Group http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/legrand-2016-supplier-of-the-year-imark WEST HARTFORD, CT, November 7, 2016 – Legrand, a global leader in power, light and data technologies, is pleased to accept the 2016 Supplier of the Year Award from IMARK Group Inc., a member-owned organization made up of more than 1,000 independently owned electrical distributors throughout the United States. This is the second time in three years that Legrand has earned the Supplier of the Year award in the AAA (large company) category. Mon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/legrand-2016-supplier-of-the-year-imark Legrand Announces SDDP Certification for Nuvo Player Portfolio to Simplify Set Up within Control4 Environments http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/nuvo/2016/legrand-announces-control4-sddp HEBRON, Ky., November 3, 2016-- Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, announced that its Nuvo Player Portfolio whole home music system is now interoperable with the Control4 automation platform with a certified driver and Simple Device Discovery Protocol (SDDP). Included in the Control4 online driver database, this new driver and SDDP enables Control4 system components to automatically recognize Nuvo Player Portfolio models in the system, greatly simplifying set-up and reducing configuration time. Thu, 03 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/nuvo/2016/legrand-announces-control4-sddp Legrand Unveils 30" Plastic Enclosure to Integrate Wireless Devices into Traditional Structured Wiring Installations http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2016/legrand-unveils-30in-plastic-enclosures MIDDLETOWN, PA., October 31, 2016 – Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, unveils its 30” Plastic Enclosure (ENP3050) designed to integrate wireless devices into traditional structured wiring installations without interference or compromising system performance. Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2016/legrand-unveils-30in-plastic-enclosures Legrand’s Vantage Controls Hosts NEMA Industry Roundtable with Utah Governor Gary Herbert http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2016/nema-industry-roundtable PLEASANT GROVE, UTAH, October 24, 2016 - On October 10, 2016, Vantage Controls, a Legrand brand and leading manufacturer of lighting control systems, hosted a National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) industry roundtable with Utah Governor Gary Herbert at its new facilities in Pleasant Grove, Utah. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2016/nema-industry-roundtable Legrand® Expands Its Award-Winning Wattstopper® Fixture Integrated Solutions with Five New Outdoor Sensors http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/award-winning-wattstopper-fixture-integrated-solutions San Jose, CA, October 19, 2016  – Legrand, North America today introduced five new fixture integrated sensors to its Wattstopper FSP-200 product family, the industry’s most versatile line of occupancy sensors. New choices of IP66-rated FSP sensors include the FSP-2x2 product family, which provides code compliance for fixtures that require the simplest code compliant lighting controls capability to the enhanced, fully enclosed FSP-2x1B product family. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/award-winning-wattstopper-fixture-integrated-solutions Three Wattstopper® Products Accepted into Prestigious IES 2016 Progress Report http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/ies-2016-progress-report San Jose, CA, October 18, 2016  – Legrand, North America announced today that three Wattstopper products received recognition from the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Progress Committee. The Wattstopper DLM 0-10V dimming room controller (LMRC-110 Series), 0-10V dimming wall switch occupancy sensor (DW-311) and Segment Manager 2.1 network controller have been accepted into the 2016 IES Progress Report in the Controls category. Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/ies-2016-progress-report Legrand’s Quiktron ® Product Line Wins Superior Inside Customer Service Support Award with The Edge Group http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/quiktron/2016/superior-inside-customer-service-support-award HOUSTON, TX, October 17, 2016 – Legrand’s Quiktron ® product line Wins Superior Inside Customer Service Support Award with The Edge Group. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/quiktron/2016/superior-inside-customer-service-support-award Wattstopper® and Lumenetix® Expand Partnership Ushering in a New Era of Advanced Digital Lighting Applications http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/lumenetix-expand-partnership San Jose, CA, October 14, 2016  – Wattstopper, a product line of Legrand, announced today that it has signed an exclusive license agreement with Lumenetix, a recognized industry leader in tunable color technology, to combine capabilities to support advanced digital lighting applications. This agreement focuses on Lumenetix blanco™ tunable white technology, a subset of Lumenetix’s araya5 platform, which enables lighting fixture manufacturers and specifiers to address new market demands for high precision dimming and human centric lighting (HCL) systems. Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/lumenetix-expand-partnership LEGRAND UNVEILS BLUETOOTH RECEIVER FOR ON-Q DIGITAL AUDIO SYSTEM http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2016/legrand-unveils-au7100 HEBRON, Ky., October 11, 2016– Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, announced the availability of the AU7100-xx Bluetooth Receiver, which further expands wireless music streaming capability to the company’s On-Q Digital Audio System. The AU7100-xx streams content via Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP v1.2 and APTX for superior wireless audio quality. Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2016/legrand-unveils-au7100 Legrand® Showcases Breadth of Solutions Designed to Deliver Better Productivity, Safety, Growth and Experience to Electrical Contractors at NECA 2016 http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/legrand-neca-2016 BOSTON, October 7, 2016 – Legrand is exhibiting its comprehensive range of products, systems, and services for electrical contractors with leading product lines Cablofil®, Pass & Seymour®, Wattstopper® and Wiremold® at the 2016 NECA trade show Booth #757 from October 8-10, 2016 in Boston. NECA attendees can view and learn about Legrand’s breadth of solutions that bring power, light and data into spaces and are designed to help contractors increase productivity, ensure safety, grow their business, and improve their experience on the job. Fri, 07 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/legrand-neca-2016 Legrand Launches Line of Permanent Outdoor Power Solutions http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wiremold/2016/legrand-launches-outdoor-power-solutions WEST HARTFORD, CT, October 5, 2016  — Legrand, a global leader in power, light and data technologies, introduced a new offering of Permanent Outdoor Power products this week during the 2016 International Facility Management Association (IFMA) World Workplace trade show in San Diego. Wed, 05 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wiremold/2016/legrand-launches-outdoor-power-solutions LEGRAND INTRODUCES THE RADIANT® COLLECTION PAIRING REFINED, CLASSIC AESTHETICS WITH FUNCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/radiant/radiant-launch-2016 WEST HARTFORD, CT – October 5, 2016 — Building on its commitment to the delivery and control of power and light without sacrificing inspired design, Legrand introduces the radiant® collection – comprised of switches, wall plates, outlets, dimmers and home automation controls. Leveraging the design-first approach to these devices initiated by the adorne collection in 2013, the radiant collection brings convenient technology and tasteful, timeless aesthetics to style-conscious homeowners at an affordable price point. Wed, 05 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/radiant/radiant-launch-2016 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Magazine Readers Award Wattstopper® with Two Product of the Year Awards http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/product-of-the-year San Jose, CA, September 15, 2016 – Legrand, North America announced today that two of its Wattstopper® products, the Wireless Receptacle Controls (WRC) Series and FSP-201 Outdoor Sensor received the 2016 GOLD Award and SILVER Award in the Lighting Controls category, as voted by Consulting Specifying Engineerreaders in its annual Product of the Year contest. These two Wattstopper products exemplify the breadth of its code-compliant, cost-effective and proven indoor and outdoor lighting controls. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/product-of-the-year LEGRAND SHIPS OUTDOOR IP DOME CAMERA, NETWORK VIDEO RECORDER AND APP; OFFERS AUTOMATIC EMAIL ALERTS http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2016/legrand-ships-ip-domecamera DALLAS, September 14, 2016 – Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, announced the availability of its On-Q outdoor IP Dome Camera, network video recorder (NVR) and app that provide 24-7 viewing for the home.  Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2016/legrand-ships-ip-domecamera