Telensa and LIGMAN Announce Strategic Partnershipto Provide Smart Street Lighting and Smart City Sensing to Asia Pacific Market
On December 13th 2019, Telensa and LIGMAN announced that they have signed a partnership agreement to combine leading aesthetic LED luminaires and wireless controls. With energy and carbon reduction increasingly in the forefront of many cities’ agendas, switching lighting to LED is an obvious next step. Including wireless controls maximises the benefits of LEDs, generating further energy and maintenance cost-savings, and futureproofing further smart city sensing.
Keith Henry, Telensa Regional Sales Manager – APAC and LIGMAN President and Group CEO, Sakchai Manawongsakul formally shook hands at a ceremony held on the 13th December at LIGMAN’s new Lighting Workshop Studio in Bangkok.
“Cities across Asia Pacific are increasingly adopting wireless controls. Over the past couple of years Telensa has deployed smart street lighting in Malaysia, Thailand, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand and elsewhere”, said Will Gibson, Chief Commercial Officer at Telensa. “Partnering with LIGMAN will satisfy the industry’s need for high-end luminaires and wireless controls in a market where true commitment is being shown to the promise of smart city technologies”.
“We are pleased to be working with Telensa, the market leader in smart street lighting. Together we will be able to offer a turnkey smart solution to the benefit of cities across the region” said Sakchai Manawongsakul, LIGMAN President and Group CEO.
Telensa makes wireless smart city applications, helping cities around the world save energy, work smarter and deliver more joined-up services for their citizens. Telensa PLANet is the world’s most deployed smart streetlight solution, with a footprint of 1.8 million lights. Urban IQ builds on the compelling business case for smart street lighting to provide cities and utilities with an open, low-cost platform to add multiple sensor applications. Working with Microsoft and Samsung in the Urban Data Project, Telensa is helping cities to build future-proof operations driven by data intelligence, trust and transparency. Telensa is based in Cambridge in the UK, with regional operations in the USA and Australia. For more information, visit telensa.com.
LIGMAN, founded in 1995 designs, manufactures and distributes high efficiency, top quality outdoor lighting products globally. Utilising state of the art advanced modern technology, the highest level of technical expertise and innovative designs, LIGMAN is committed to ensuring product quality and offering total lighting solutions for their customers. Our high-end luminaires not only focus on functionality but also aesthetic to fit every deployment.