|By PR Newswire||
|July 30, 2014 08:40 AM EDT||
CUMMING, Ga., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HiLumz USA LLC (formerly Lumax Systems LLC), a U.S. manufacturer of HiLumz® LED Lighting and Retrofit Solutions announced today that specific 2nd Generation Diamonz 75W and 130W LED Retrofit Kits are now listed on the DesignLights Consortium® (DLC) Qualified Products List (QPL). The QPL is a leading resource that sets the bar for efficiency program incentives across the U.S. and Canada listing high-efficiency LED products for the commercial sector.
News of the qualification falls on the heels of the company's recent announcement moving production of their LED Retrofit Kits to the United States. These kits are designed to retrofit existing High Intensity Discharge (HID) fixtures with an LED solution, most commonly found in parking lot fixtures, streetlights, area lighting, wall packs, high bays or canopy fixtures for Commercial and Industrial applications.
The company's Executive Vice President, Chuck Rigby, commented, "When we decided to move production to the US, this created the necessity to resubmit our previously listed 75W and 120W products for qualification. Keeping the DLC's high standards in mind, we reached out to a major utility company to review the retrofit kits with regards to their rebate program. One of the comments indicated that they felt the kits were a 'game changer.' An additional 2nd Generation enhancement included updating our mounting system to meet the DLC retrofit standards with our new patent-pending FlexMount™ System. This mounting provides greater flexibility to position the head for maximum light output, and it is much easier to install."
Many utility companies use the QPL as a resource for their incentive and rebate programs. The company's President, Mike Foody added, "One of the greatest benefits of these DLC qualifications are that they provide additional savings to our distributors' customers who make the switch to energy-saving LED solutions. When we strike a balance between building high quality products and providing greater savings and efficiencies to government, businesses and institutions, it's a win-win for everyone."
About HiLumz USA:
HiLumz USA LLC is a Georgia-based, U.S. Manufacturer of LED Lighting and Retrofit Solutions primarily serving the commercial and industrial marketplace. They specialize in the production of the Diamonz® Retrofit Kit. The kits provide national and international customers with an LED solution for their existing Metal Halide, High Pressure Sodium and other High Intensity Discharge (HID) fixtures. HiLumz USA LLC is a privately held company and is headquartered in Cumming, Ga. For more information on HiLumz USA LLC company and products, visit their website: HiLumz.com.
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