White Papers by Magnaray® International

  • Case Study: Parking Garage Retrofit | State of Arizona

    The State of Arizona’s Property Management Company, Opus West wanted to solve a maintenance and lighting problem for some of their parking garages, and called Phoenix lighting distributor Hart Lighting for assistance. Mike Donahue, Hart’s President contacted Magnaray®’s local sales agent.
  • RV Resort - Case Study

    In 1998 Allen Wickey co-owner of Craig’s RV Resort in Arcadia, Florida needed to illuminate the entrance sign (20’ x 14’), so he chose Magnaray’s W2PL50, 106 watt 4’ luminaire to light the beautiful multi-colored signage.
  • San Francisco Federal Buildings

    This project covers the access between two federal buildings on Sansome Street in Downtown San Francisco. The area is used for government parking of Homeland Security and loading, unloading, and transfer of federal prisoners associated with security to our nation.
  • Macy's Department Store

    Macy’s (Brooklyn) basement shops look a whole lot brighter, but they are saving 77%+ in energy cost over metal halide originally designed. Felix Tsimmerman of Mader, Smyth, Buyyounouski and Assoc., engineer was very pleased, along with all the folks at Macy’s. They loved the use of motion...
  • Eagle Pass Border Patrol Station

    Since 2004, the USBP Service has investigated using Magnaray® products at Border Patrol Stations because of the improved quality of light, its “Instant-On” ability, and lower energy costs. The first night of operation, at a California station, 6 would be illegals that normally wouldn’t have...
  • What’s Wrong With My Light Meter?

    Lighting practitioners have suspected for years that current lighting metrics do not accurately reflect human perceptions of full field of view visual acuity. Recent research efforts have identified physiological causes which explain nuances evident in different lighting installations. This...