Legrand News Legrand News http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news.aspx en Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:21:02 GMT Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:21:02 GMT http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Sitecore 7.5 5 Legrand Reaffirms Commitment to Cisco’s Building Solutions with New Product Development http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/ortronics/2017/cisco-building-solutions New London, CT – February 20, 2017 – Legrand®, a global leader in high-performance network infrastructure solutions, is reaffirming its commitment to Cisco’s Digital Building Solutions as an ecosystem partner, formerly known as the Cisco Digital Ceiling Framework, with the on-going development of new products to support the evolving intelligent building landscape. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/ortronics/2017/cisco-building-solutions FIRST SOUND BAR IN NUVO PLAYER PORTFOLIO LINE TAKES CENTER STAGE AT ISE http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/nuvo/2017/nuvo-highlights-p500-sound-bar-at-ise Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, highlights its Nuvo P500, the first sound bar and subwoofer combo in its Player Portfolio whole home audio product line, at ISE 2017. The two-piece system provides enhanced audio for TV while serving as a Nuvo Player for music and audio content from streaming services, home networks, or iOS and Android portable devices. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/nuvo/2017/nuvo-highlights-p500-sound-bar-at-ise LEGRAND NUVO P30 TOUCH SCREEN CONTROLLER OFFERS INTUITIVE IN-WALL SYSTEM OPERATION http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/nuvo/2017/nuvo-announces-p30-touch-screen Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, announced the availability of its Nuvo P30 touch screen system controller, a fully functioning seven-inch Android tablet housed in a custom enclosure that runs the existing Player Portfolio app. It gives users the choice between handheld control via the apps for android & iOS or in-wall use to suit all music listening experiences. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/nuvo/2017/nuvo-announces-p30-touch-screen AT ISE, LEGRAND FEATURES NUVO P4300, NEW MULTI-ZONE, RACK-MOUNT PLAYER FOR PLAYER PORTFOLIO MUSIC SYSTEM http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/nuvo/2017/nuvo-features-p4300-at-ise Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, showcases its Nuvo P4300 Player, the newest rack-mount model to its Player Portfolio line at ISE 2017. The model is the most powerful, efficient unit yet and boasts simplified installation and diagnostics for installations with a backlit touch screen display. Designed by audiophiles for installation by professionals, the three source, three amplifier design enables three independent sources of audio content to be played in three rooms simultaneously. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/nuvo/2017/nuvo-features-p4300-at-ise LEGRAND INTRODUCES FIRST TABLETOP SPEAKER FOR NUVO PLAYER PORTFOLIO WHOLE HOME AUDIO SYSTEM http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/nuvo/2017/nuvo-introduces-p4300-speaker Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, introduced the Nuvo P400, its first tabletop speaker for the Nuvo Player Portfolio, Legrand’s whole home audio system designed by audiophiles for installation by professionals. The sleek model provides pure, clean sound and instant access to content from networked connected devices and popular online streaming services. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/nuvo/2017/nuvo-introduces-p4300-speaker Legrand, North America Acquires Original Cast Lighting, Inc. http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/legrand-to-acquire-ocl WEST HARTFORD, CT, February 1, 2017 – Legrand, North America today announced that it has acquired Original Cast Lighting, Inc. (OCL), a lighting manufacturer based in St. Louis, MO, that offers decorative and custom lighting fixtures designed with the latest technology for commercial applications. Wed, 01 Feb 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/legrand-to-acquire-ocl Legrand North America Supports Veterans with ‘Building Homes for Heroes®’ Donation http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/ortronics/2017/building-homes-for-heros New London, CT, February 1, 2017 – Legrand, North America today showed its proud support of veterans by announcing that its Data Communications division has donated $85,000 to the Building Homes for Heroes organization, a nonprofit that builds or modifies homes for wounded veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces.  Wed, 01 Feb 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/ortronics/2017/building-homes-for-heros Legrand® Showcases Electrical Wiring Solutions Designed to Prevent Sanitation Issues, Corrosion, while Reducing Downtime at 2017 IPPE http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/passandseymour/2017/legrand-showcases-electrical-wiring-solutions-at-2017-ippe ATLANTA, January 31, 2017 — Legrand® is exhibiting its top production and processing industry products, systems, and services from its line of Cablofil® cable management systems and Pass & Seymour® electrical wiring devices at the 2017 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE). Tue, 31 Jan 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/passandseymour/2017/legrand-showcases-electrical-wiring-solutions-at-2017-ippe Legrand Adds Spotify Streaming to On-Q Digital Audio System http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2017/legrand-adds-spotify-to-onq-digital-audio MIDDLETOWN, Pa., January 26, 2017 – Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructure, has announced the integration of Spotify, the world’s leading music streaming service, into its On-Q Digital Audio System, a multi-zone, multi-source whole home music solution.  The popular Spotify service is now available on new systems, and existing customers will also gain the new features via an automatic software update. Thu, 26 Jan 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2017/legrand-adds-spotify-to-onq-digital-audio Legrand donates $112,500 to the American Red Cross http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2017/lna-donates-red-cross WEST HARTFORD, CONN., January 19, 2017 – Legrand North America, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, has made a $112,500 donation to the American Red Cross disaster relief fund. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2017/lna-donates-red-cross Wattstopper® Passive Infrared Wall Switch Sensor Now Features Manual-ON Operation for Cost-Effective Code Compliance and Energy Savings http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/passive-infrared-wall-switch-sensor-features-manual-on-operation San Jose, CA, January 10, 2017  – Legrand, North America today announced additional improvements to its expansive portfolio of Wattstopper lighting controls. The Wattstopper Passive Infrared (PIR) wall switch occupancy sensor, the WS-301, now features convenient Manual-ON control ensuring maximum energy savings and code compliance. These economical sensors replace existing wall switches and are ideal for retrofit projects and other applications. Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/passive-infrared-wall-switch-sensor-features-manual-on-operation Legrand, North America Helps Fund New Home for Injured Afghanistan War Veteran http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/legrand-helps-fund-new-home-for-injured-afghanistan-war-veteran WEST HARTFORD, CT, January 9, 2017 – During its annual sales meeting in Washington, D.C., last week Electrical Wiring Systems division and Building Control Systems division sales teams, executive leaders and participating partners held a fundraiser benefiting Building Homes for Heroes. These individuals raised more than $38,000 (USD), which was matched dollar for dollar by Legrand. The money is being used to help build a series of new homes for veterans, starting with United States Air Force Captain Nathan Nelson, who was injured during his third tour of duty in Afghanistan. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/legrand-helps-fund-new-home-for-injured-afghanistan-war-veteran Fiber Mountain Partners with Legrand® http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/ortronics/2016/fiber-mountain-partnership Cheshire, CT – December 16, 2016 – Fiber Mountain, Inc., the Glass Core Company and provider of transformative software defined networking (SDN) managed fiber connectivity for enterprise and colocation data centers, today announced it has partnered with Legrand to expand into new markets for its Glass Core intelligent optical cross connect and connectivity products. Fri, 16 Dec 2016 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/ortronics/2016/fiber-mountain-partnership Legrand North America Joins the Science Based Targets Program; Supports Global Alliance for Energy Productivity http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2016/lna-global-alliance WEST HARTFORD, CONN., December 13, 2016 – Legrand North America, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, has reaffirmed its commitment to fight climate change by announcing it has joined the Scientific Based Targets program, and that it supports the Global Alliance for Energy Productivity. Tue, 13 Dec 2016 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2016/lna-global-alliance Legrand Named 2016 Affiliated Distributors US Supplier of the Year http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/legrand-named-2016-affiliated-distributors-us-supplier-of-the-year San Jose, CA, December 12, 2016 – Legrand, North America and its Wattstopper product line was recognized by Affiliated Distributors (AD), the largest contractor and industrial products wholesale buying group in North America. Legrand was presented with the US Supplier of the Year, Performance Over $10 Million award during AD’s annual Spirit of Independence Awards banquet held at its Electrical North American Meeting in October 2016. Mon, 12 Dec 2016 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/legrand-named-2016-affiliated-distributors-us-supplier-of-the-year Legrand® Expands Wattstopper® Line of 0-10V Dimming Wall Switch Occupancy Sensors for LED Lighting Applications http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/legrand-expands-wattstopper-dimming-wall-switch-occupancy-sensors-for-led-lighting-applications San Jose, CA, December 8, 2016  – Legrand, North America today introduced the Wattstopper DW-311 Dual Technology 0-10V Dimming Wall Switch Occupancy Sensor. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/legrand-expands-wattstopper-dimming-wall-switch-occupancy-sensors-for-led-lighting-applications Vantage Controls and Wattstopper, Two Products of Legrand, Win Architectural Record’s Products of the Year Awards http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/vantage-wattstopper-win-architectural-record-product-of-the-year-awards Pleasant Grove, Utah and San Jose, CA, December 8, 2016  – Legrand, North America announced today that two of its products, the Equinox 73 LCD Touchscreen by Vantage Controls and the Wattstopper DW-311 Dual Technology 0-10V dimming wall switch occupancy sensor, have been selected as Products of the Year in the lighting and electrical category by Architectural Record magazine. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/vantage-wattstopper-win-architectural-record-product-of-the-year-awards Wattstopper® Architectural Dimming Platform Offers Robust Capabilities for BACnet® Integration http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/architectural-dimming-platform-offers-robust-capabilities-for-bacnet-integration San Jose, CA, December 7, 2016  – Legrand, North America today announced BACnet support for its Wattstopper architectural dimming platform, extending BACnet integration capabilities to its award-winning Lighting Control and Automation Panel (LCAP) series. This allows building automation and management systems to control all LCAP dimmer loads, buttons, and occupancy sensors. Now, all projects requiring BACnet/IP can have LCAP panels specified on the job. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/architectural-dimming-platform-offers-robust-capabilities-for-bacnet-integration Legrand to feature new network infrastructure solutions at Gartner Data Center Conference http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/ortronics/2016/gartner-2016 NEW LONDON, CT – December 5, 2016 – Legrand®, a global leader in high-performance network infrastructure solutions, will provide an exclusive look at some upcoming new product solutions for 2017 on Containment and Vertical Wall Cabinets, along with a working model of the Legrand Intelligent Cabinet Concept during the Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference, on December 5-8 at The Venetian in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/ortronics/2016/gartner-2016 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 06:00:00 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 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/sustainability/2016/lna-trash-madness-toolkit 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 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/wattstopper/dlm-software-updates 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 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/onq/2016/legrand-ships-nvr-ip-domecamera 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 06:00:00 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 06:00:00 GMT http://www.legrand.us/aboutus/press-room/news/2016-legrand-releases/lna-pairs-samsung-artik