Confident in their crafting process, combined with the superior materials that Ligman Australia uses to produce their luminaires, ELS offers an industry leading 10-year warranty to the Australian market. Discover Ligman here. Photography by Jackie Chan.

Recently completed, 5 Blue Street in North Sydney has undergone an impressive transformation marking a new chapter for the 8,000sqm commercial space . Leading the fit out and refurbishment were experts FDC who coordinated the comprehensive repositioning of the building as well as a detailed refurbishment of the property. The focal point of the refurbishment […]

One of the most common reasons for LED failure is overheating. The junction temperature on the chip can never exceed a certain level or the LED will get damaged and start to permanently degrade. Working on architectural projects, where most of the delicately planned lighting designs are located outside, it is crucial to install reliable […]

The Fuji Akari Range re-imagines the concept of acoustic ceiling systems through incorporating high quality luminaires. Beautifully designed and made in Australia the Fuji Hachi Akari allows for the ultimate in lighting customisation while combining acoustic properties to assist in unwanted sound reverberation. The Fuji Hatchi Akari features a shallow diffused luminaire providing a perfect […]

Central Station

January 2024

Combined with Sydney’s biggest public transport project renewing Sydney Metro and adding a whopping 46 new stations, Sydney’s Central Station has also seen a truly historical transformation. Responding to population growth and increasing demands for an improved transport system, Sydney’s Central Station has been at the top of the list to receive an upgrade. Serving […]

Optec by ERCO

December 2023

Synonymous with ERCO’s premium quality and efficiency, the Optec is known for its versatility and potential to meet many lighting requirements. The Optec exceeds expectations in the retail space, galleries and museum lighting, floodlighting for exhibitions, uniform wall illumination and even the use of sharp edged beam angles for the dramatic lighting effect. With innovative […]

As one of Australia’s most well-established commercial art galleries, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery has supported contemporary art for over 40 years. Established in Sydney in 1982, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery has fostered the careers of some of the most influential Australian artists working today, including Tracey Moffatt, David Noonan, Fiona Hall, Patricia Piccinini, Bill Henson and Dale […]

Blacktown Animal Rehoming Centre by Sam Crawford Architects is one of a kind. Set amongst the extensively designed landscape by JMD design, the site is full of drought tolerant, low maintenance plants that provide plentiful shade, creating an inviting habitat for the local birds whose bold colours inspire the facility’s modern design.∙ BARC was created […]

The Flex 70 Mini is one of the most recent ranges to be brought to the already extensive ELS catalogue. As part of the range, the Flex 70 Mini includes the Flex 70 Mini Surface, Flex 70 Mini Pendant and also the Flex 70 Mini Double Pendant. Utilising the range’s premium lens technology, each luminaire […]

Salesforce Fitout

September 2023

Salesforce Tower was recently added to Sydney’s skyline as one of the newest and most outstanding architectural feats. Standing at 263.1 meters high, the Foster + Partners designed building is the tallest office building and second tallest building in the whole of Sydney. As part of an epic $5 billion redevelopment for the Circular Quay […]

As one of Coolon’s latest additions to their extensive selection of Australian made products, Plume is an exterior compact spotlight range designed for accent and flood lighting applications. Utilise the luminaire to highlight, graze and beautify facades, bridges and magnitude of landscapes. Discover the full Plume range here.

HCF Australia

September 2023

As the City of Parramatta continues to make its mark as a thriving business and retail precinct, HCF Australia can now call Parramatta home as the not-for-profit insurer settles into the dynamic new fitout by IA. The bold colour palette of smoky pinks and blues echoes HCF’s branding and reverberates across the double floor fitout. […]

With almost 2o years of history, the Parscan has never failed to stand for outstanding quality of light and refined, exceptional design. With Parscan 48V, Parscan InTrack and Parscan OnTrack, the new generation now comprises three product ranges. With 6 sizes, 12 interchangeable distributions, filters, tunable white and RGBW as well as digital connectivity, the […]

Grimshaw Architects’ reimagined vision for Sydney Bus Stops, amounting to over 300 came to fruition as part of the City of Sydney’s large upgrade in late 2022. Grimshaw’s curated approach meant that each bus shelter was equipped with street furniture displaying functional architectural detail, along with new advertising panels, toilet pods and kiosks. Lighting designers […]

The exciting NEW Fuse range by ELS combines exceptional lighting performance with acoustic properties to assist with reducing sound reverberation. Not only does the Fuse range push the boundaries with light and sound performance but also it’s sustainability footprint. Manufactured in Australia the shade is made from 60% post consumer recycled PET. Check out the […]

Since its original conception in 2012, Darling Quarter has experienced a number of adaptations. Reflective of the current times and how workplace design has evolved to become a more collaborative environment, inviting a holistic approach which highlights the importance of community and connection. The reimagined public and private community space of Darling Quarter is host […]

As part of Macquarie University’s continuing upgrades to its campus, Jadecross had the pleasure of contributing to the illumination of Wally’s Walk, affectionately named after Dr Walter V Abraham, the University’s Architect planner from 1965 to 1983. The building required functional, glare free pathway illumination to satisfy the needs and conventional requirements of the University. […]


June 2023

As Parramatta continues to grow as a state-of-the-art commercial and community precinct, Jadecross has had the opportunity to participate in a $20 billion project overall. Over the last five years, 3, 4 and 6-8 Parramatta Square have been added to the portfolio of projects we’ve contributed to. PHIVE, most recently completed, is our newest addition. […]

Architecturally designed by Bates Smart, 420 George St is a mixed-use development and the only one of its kind to achieve a 5 Star Green Office “As Built’ Green Star V2 rating in NSW. With project managers TSA Management and builders Renascent at the helm of the build, lighting designers Lightwaves were engaged to forge […]

COX Architecture’s new Sydney Studio is an adaptive workplace that embodies the project’s three fundamental principles; conservation, collaboration and sustainability. Set in an original 1912 State-heritage listed building, the framework came with charming features which COX Architecture left untouched as much as possible, celebrating and conserving the heart of its original design. Lighting designers LCI […]

Consulting Engineers Aston Consulting used an impressive selection of exterior luminaires from Ligman, ERCO, GAN and LPE for the recently completed College of Law Terrace. Marking a new era for the college having just relocated to Sydney’s George Street, the building boasts a 4 Star NABERS rating. WMK Architects worked alongside the college to achieve […]

Evolving thanks to the latest technology and digital connectivity, Parscan 48V offers premium quality of light and extensive flexibility. Unique 48V technology enables the advantage of smaller luminaires, track, and adapters without compromising on the supreme visual performance that ERCO products are known for. Ensuring the interior space is always the focal point, the design […]

Residing in the prestigious No. 1 Martin Place, Charter Hall recently underwent a facelift creating a dynamic space for its employees to engage with and enjoy. The project was led by FDC as they worked closely with architects Bates Smart to bring the sustainable modern workplace to fruition. Aston Consulting chose a selection of luminaires […]

Using Darklight technology and tunable white, the NEW Uniscan range by ERCO offers high quality light for supreme gallery illumination. Controlling Uniscan via Bluetooth technology, the light has the capacity to change frequently and with ease. Miniature in form, the modern luminaire uses discretion to become part of any gallery setting, leaving room for the […]

As a host of artists tell stories of historical political propaganda and myths of the past, Shuo Shu, White Rabbit Gallery’s recent exhibition comes to life. Lighting designer MEGs Lighting uses a selection of ERCO luminaires to elevate the visual experience and conserve the pieces on display.   Photography by Hamish Mcintosh.

As part of Fairfield City Council’s $10 million Fairfield Showground redevelopment, architects Conybeare Morrison worked in conjunction with the Council and Kane Constructions to deliver a contemporary grandstand, complete with modern facilities. Supporting the Council to create optimal illumination for the Grandstand and its patrons, engineers Northrop were engaged. Using a generous selection of Ligman […]

Introducing the Flute range by Efficient Lighting Systems (ELS). The decorative selection of luminaires was designed to suit interior applications, elevating any space it’s positioned in . Using German-manufactured glass and other refined materials, the Flute is available in a number of forms, satisfying any design brief. Contact us at [email protected] or on 02 8436 […]

Lines lend dynamism to architecture and emphasise spatial dimensions. ERCO combines the continuous line with a fully comprehensive toolbox of light distributions. This makes Invia 48V a light structure that impresses both as a design element and for any lighting task. Perfect for museums, galleries, public buildings and office environments, Invia 48V integrates into any […]

Until now, a former spirits distillery and its bordering electrical substation at 183-185 Clarence Street have both sat unused for decades, deemed too difficult to restore by a host of developers. Now known as Sub Station No.164, the adjacent buildings imprint the streetscape juxtaposed with futurism and old-world architecture. Purchased by Built in 2017, the […]

Theatre Royal

December 2022

Unveiled in 1976, Sydney’s modernist Theatre Royal has become a truly iconic piece of architecture. Designed by acclaimed architect Harry Seidler, the distinctively avant-garde theatre trumps what is usually expected of traditional theatre spaces. Paying homage and respect to Seidler’s work, the recent refurbishment was part of the Martin Place redevelopment and a combined effort […]


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