Duo-Gard and Arborlight Form Technical Partnership to Develop Techniques to Illuminate Translucent Architectural Materials

Duo-Gard Industries Inc., a maker of architectural illumination and translucent daylighting systems, has announced creation of a technical partnership with Arborlight LLC, a custom lighting developer specializing in LED luminaires. The new alliance will develop LED lighting integration techniques to illuminate translucent architectural materials, including walls, ceilings and panels, with higher energy efficiency, lower cost and custom aesthetics.

The partnership plans to develop other technologies ranging from architectural lighting to functional lighting incorporating a blend of optics and building materials. The alliance has received partial funding from the University of Michigan’s commercialization program, and the first products are currently in prototype stage.

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