Commercial & Industrial Lighting Blog

 

When designers create dramatic lighting effects, the key to a successful application is durable, reliable and efficient luminaires. Paramount has over 70 years of lighting experience, and many of the quality luminaires we manufactured in our early years are still in service today! With energy conscious light sources (especially our unique Starduster® LED technology), outstanding customer service, and products proudly Made in the USA… it’s a winning combination resulting in high customer satisfaction!

 

 

This application photo series is from the Seattle Central Library (called in some news reports as one of the top 30 buildings in the world) located in Seattle WA. The 11-story library features a contemporary innovative design consisting of “diamond shaped” glass and steel exterior with an open, inviting interior focused on modern digital technology. It established a significant new benchmark for sustainable building programs across the country, and outperforms the Seattle energy code by 10%.

 

 

Looking for Safe, Sealed & Reliable In-Row luminaires for public transit applications… Paramount has the solutions for all your wet and harsh environments. Popular in Transit and Public areas, our C-Series are offered in widths as narrow as 2 1/8″ for small, restrictive spaces, and up to 12 1/8″ wide for maximum light output. Our popular Starduster® line of LED products offer many shapes and configurations to accentuate the most demanding atmospheres.

 

 

The 100 year plus Market Street Bridge is a historic landmark spanning the Ohio River, located on the banks of Steubenville, Ohio and Follansbee, West Virginia. It went through a complete structural and visual renovation, and was accentuated with all new lighting. The public was involved in the bridge color selection through an online poll on the WVDOT website. The winning colors were Mountaineer Blue and Gold, representing West Virginia state colors.

 

 

When a state office building in downtown Los Angeles started out as a canvas on which to create significant architectural design, and then utilized unique lighting to create dramatic visual effects, it’s no surprise when it becomes a national iconic landmark. Not only has the California Department of Transportation District 7 headquarters (CALTRANS) become the crown jewel of Los Angeles, but it has been a popular backdrop for countless movies, commercials and television shows. The design and construction of this striking 13-story structure was documented on the History Channel to reveal the challenges presented in the creation of a large building with unique design & style characteristics in a multi-function space.

 

Biomedical, Laboratory & Medical Lighting

 

Paramount offers a wide variety of LED and fluorescent lighting options pertaining to Biomedical/Laboratory and Medical applications. Many of these scientific research applications require a cleanroom controlled environment. Paramount offers a full line of luminaires specifically designed to excel in these applications.

 

Looking for quality lighting products to use in small, confined spaces? Look no further than Paramount Industries to supply small footprint luminaires suitable for a wide variety of applications. Whether it’s in a wet location tucked under an outdoor seating bench, tight quarters in a rapid transit service bay pit (where protected lighting is a must), or in a dry location along stairways creating an architectural statement, we have the right products for the job. Paramount has an extensive assortment of durable luminaires with many shapes & sizes, ideally suited for a host of applications.

During these challenging days where working remotely has become the new normal, take advantage of Paramount’s mobile friendly online resources! Quickly find solutions for all your lighting application needs. Learn more about our capabilities by browsing our lighting products, pull up specification sheets, research helpful  technical information, view hundreds of application photos, watch our informative videos, and read about successful applications in our popular blog pages. Our unique Starduster® line of LED products offer many shapes and configurations to accentuate the most demanding atmospheres. Visit our website for a wealth of easily available information.

 

Paramount has, since 1947, been a pioneer and innovator in the lighting industry. We have a proud American history in luminaire design aimed at solving the most difficult applications. Our experience and manufacturing flexibility provides the best combination of design, technology and craftsmanship. Paramount’s commitment to providing quality lighting products that not only excel in the environments they are placed in, but are also produced with the highest quality materials available, assuring long life. Many of the quality luminaires we manufactured in our early years are still in service today!