SEE producers of LED lighting systems & components
LEDs are playing a leading role in the lighting industry, driven primarily by government incentive policies and consumer demand for more efficient light sources with advanced technologies. The demand for LED lighting products will reach 90 million units in 2016, stated market researchers, as the highest growth will be in LED-based tubes that replace fluorescent (FL) tubes used in commercial applications, LED-based street lights, and LED luminaries–innovative designs that produce light across various shapes and sizes.
The expected market performance of LED lights boosts its production worldwide. The following article presents major LED lighting manufacturers in Southeastern Europe, grouped by country.
Comet Electronics offers full range of components for development of LED illuminators, as well from established manufactures - power LEDs, high effective secondary optics and specialized power supplies, aluminum and stand art FR4 PCB boards, aluminum cases and heaters.
Through them, company’s customers can realize light bulbs with two times longer life. Comet Electronics also offer technical consultation in design process, saturation of the PCB boards and base models of the bodies for street illuminators with which the initial projects of the companies could be supported.
Denima 2001 Ltd. is a Bulgarian manufacturer of street lighting, parks, industrial, office, emergency and LED lights. Its LED portfolio includes LED lighting embedded in the ground, LED Light Strips, LED luminaires for office lighting, LED lighting facade lighting, etc.
Company DIBEL is the owner of the brand REALUX and has been founded in 1994 as a joint venture between several companies from Bulgaria and Ukraine. The main activities are producing and selling of household and industrial lamps. In 2001, REALUX brand has been registered and the main focus in the company activities became CFL or the Energy Saving Lamps.
Nowadays REALUX products are produced in 3 countries: Ukraine, China and Bulgaria in 4 factories. All REALUX products are certified and have sustainable high quality and are covering all ecological standards. The products with brand REALUX are presented on 3 markets Bulgaria, Romania, and Ukraine.
ENTEL is a private shareholding company established in 1936 to produce telephones and PBXs. Its nowadays activities are manufacture of lighting - conventional and LED for street, office, industry and residential; solar systems and products, equipment, power plants; production of energy products - panels, meters and systems for telemetry; production of telecom products - applied research, implementation and design - design in the field of telecommunication technologies, products for energy, construction, lighting and lifestyle; engineering services and trade.
ENTEL is situated on 22 000 square meters land and 12 500 square meters gross area.
ENTEL-TTT production departments have equipment and permits for: production of parts, assemblies and finished products on electrical and electronic industry.
High product quality is achieved in accordance with applicable corporate system of quality management ISO, certified and audited by "TUV verification." The company owns meter laboratory authorized to perform initial and subsequent check of electricity tariff and switches.
Main activity of Ewron Ltd is design, manifacturing and trading of smart LED fixtures, LED street light fixture, projectors, LED lighting fixtures for offices, administration buildings and houses.
Fincom-2 was established in 1990. Since 2003 its main activities are design and production of LED lights and effects, and photovoltaic systems. Fincom-2 develops, designs and manufactures products with latest generation LEDs.
LED lighting has proven its qualities as most economy, long lasting, shock –proof etc. Besides interior and exterior lighting the company produces products for other purposes: LED modules for integration in food industries; modules for automobiles speed meter; yachts –lighting and advertisement; lights for magnetic resonance imaging. (lamps with Direct Current); road signalization – development with PV supply, microcontroller management for different modes depending on battery level and day/night.
These products could be used in places without electricity; retrofit modules – this way the client save resources from the whole change of lighting fixtures; solar lighting for park and street lighting; development of custom lighting and fixtures. Warranty of all its products is 2-5 years.
IKIS SL is one of the leading Bulgarian manufacturers of lighting fixtures. The company produces a wide range of lighting fixtures - wall lamps, table lamps, pendant lamps, office lamps as well as fixtures produced by individual project.
Following the new trend for using LED technology in the field of lighting fixtures, company recently works out new line of fixtures. For its LED lighting fixtures IKIS uses Philips LEDs and works in cooperation with producer of aluminum moulds and company specialized in design and assembling of PCBs - SMD and through-hole components.
Incotex is one of the newest Bulgarian LED production companies. Its manufacturing activities are performed in Incotex Plant-Botevgrad, situated in the industrial zone "Microelectronics" in Botevgrad, 50 km away from the capital Sofia.
Main production range includes light-emitting diode (LED) chips and lamps, which will be the base for manufacturing of energy efficient LED lamps in future. INCOTEX management’s ambition for the plant is it to become the first in Europe with fully closed production cycle for LED lamps.
Interlux was founded in 1996 in Smolian, Bulgaria. In 1997 the company started manufacturing emergency EXIT luminaries, incorporating the latest technologies. Since 1998 all luminaries electronics are SMT (surface mount technology) based, using high quality SMD components.
In 2003 Interlux started manufacturing emergency LED luminaries based on the latest ultra bright LEDs and light guide technology. At present Interlux owns several design patents for its products .
LEDX is one of the first Bulgarian manufacturers of LED lighting. The company has its our own base for assembling and testing laboratory for internal quality production. As a team of professionals, LEDX strive to continually improve and expand its range of products, using the finest materials and most advanced technologies in the world.
Its products stand out with numerous features such as: low energy consumption, absence of radiation, a variety of colors of light, more than 80,000 hours life and the absence of carcinogenic materials in the structure of the lamp.
Mareli was established in 1995 with main subject of activity – design and production of illuminators. The company realized many projects in Europe, Asia and Africa. “Flexibility, ambition and professionalism are the advantages that make us a desired and a reliable partner. The high evaluations we have received from more than 40 countries give us the reason to feel satisfied with our efforts.
Following the run of the market, we implement our innovative ideas with pleasure and self-confidence. The usage of state-of- the-art technologies in the production range results in a permanent tendency of increasing the number of our clients and the ability to meet their higher requirements”, stated from the company.
NN Electronic was established in 1991. In 2005 team of specialists create a separate line with the trademark "Ultra", specialized in manufacturing of LED lighting.
Until 2010 company closed the production cycle - from importing certain components in the manufacturing of tooling, injection molding of plastic parts to assembly of finished products in its own base. LED lighting fixtures are designed for both professionals and hobby industry.
OCTA LIGHT BULGARIA PLC
Octa Light Bulgaria PLC is the first entirely based in Europe LED packaging company.Octa Light produces low-power, mid-power and high-power light emitting diodes for outdoor, indoor, industrial, architectural and general lighting applications.
Octa Light is a vertically integrated company, offering core light emitting devices, LED drivers and LED power supplies, LED Optics, LED modules and own design of LED lamps, fixtures and from 2013 LED retrofits. In the R&D and Sales Department Octa Light has one of the leading experts from the Semiconductor market with more than 15 years of Experience.
Omega Light was established in 2004 and from the very beginning is focused on LEDs and their practical application. In the field of decorative LED lighting the company is working with numerous design, architectural and construction companies in Bulgaria. Its range includes LEDs, flexible LED strips, solid LED strips, LED modules, LED power supplies, controllers and dimmers, automotive LED systems, etc.
ROMMTECH-3S is 100% private Dutch- Bulgarian joint venture founded in 2007. The Company works under ISO 9001:2008 and IPC-A-610 quality standards and with CE marking. Rommtech-3s has designed innovative LED lamps with great efficiency-high luminous output with low power consumption.
Rommtech-3S won one of the three awards for innovation at ITF Plovdiv 2012 for its new energy saving LED analogue to luminescent tube -patent pending Т8/Т5 LED. The module is constructed to be integrated in standard suspended ceiling fixtures. With equal dimensions as luminescent tubes Т8/Т5 LED produces the same amount of light with up to 55% energy economy.
The portfolio for LED lighting includes street, parking, industrial, underground and interior fixtures as well as LED power supply.
Samel 90 was established in 1964. Its production range includes consumer electronics, lighting and special purpose products. The company employs about 400 workers. The products of Samel 90 are well accepted in the UK, Germany, Belgium, France, USA, China, as well as many countries from the Middle East and Africa.
This makes Samel 90 a competitive, export-oriented company, as the export share reaches as far as 70% of the annual sales.
LED production of Samel 90 includes LED lights, LED power supplies, lighting fixtures type spot light, ProfiLED, square, facade and garden lighting fixtures, fixtures for pools and fountains, explosion-proof Lighting fixtures, economical street LEDs light, etc.
Among its new products is independent LED illuminator - a module construction, consisting of photo voltage panel, controller, accumulator and one or more LED illuminators, designed and calculated to work as a common system, according to customer’s demands, with ability to be assembled onto steel pole or other construction.
SOLAR LED POWER
Solar Led Power is a manufacturer of a wide portfolio of flexible LED strips, high power LEDs, power supplies and controllers for LED, home LED lighting, street and park LED lighting, facade and decorative LED lighting.
VARIANT ROUSSE together with DAR-80 develop a wide range of light-emitting diode lighting designed for exterior and interior lighting. An ISO 9001:2008 and 2010 system for monitoring of quality has been implemented and the design has been registered in the city of Alicante, Spain for the whole of the European Union.
Patent for light-emitting diode lighting. VARIANT ROUSSE has patents for for a fifth generation of light-emitting diode lighting and a cooler – radiator for LED lamps. The Bulgarian patent covers also industrial lighting, light-emitting diode lighting for parks and also Industrial and office LED Lighting.
Viva is a Bulgarian company, established in 1997. Its main activity is import and assembling of products for lighting and their distribution on the Bulgarian market.
Viva is based in South Eastern Bulgaria. Since 2010 the offices, production and warehouse premises are situated in Viva’s own new modern building with total area of 2000 sq.m.
Viva is offering wide range of energy saving lighting sources - LED and compact fluorescent lamps, variety of lighting fixtures based on LED and energy saving lighting sources. Company produces and offers on the market lighting fixtures under its own brand names Tommy Lighting and Vivalux.
V-TAC products are certified under CE, RoHS and TЬV. High quality LED chips and components supplied by Bridgelux, Philips, Samsung, Sharp, Citizen and Epistar are used. All V-TAC products are being manufactured after extensive feasibility, research and testing to ensure practicality the underlying purpose of energy – conservation and affordability.
V-TAC partners with leading import companies to spread its product range and already has a presence in Europe, Middle East and Asia.
Company Aurora Energy was founded in early 2009. It’s specialized in the development and manufacture of equipment for renewable energy use, and conducting intensive energy efficiency projects at all levels, with an emphasis on the lighting.
Energy Plus is a Croatian manufacturer of professional LED lighting. The company has a years-long experience and many realized projects. In cooperation with Data Link, a company from Bjelovar specialized in development of electronics, robotics and automation, Energy Plus started to develop Croatian LED lights in 2009.
The company Metal Product from Zagreb joined the project in the segment of machining and aluminum moulds production. In the production of LED lighting, Energy Plus uses exclusively the work and materials of Croatian companies and crafts, and only twenty percent of parts and components are obtained from abroad.
Croatian manufacturer of LED street light bulbs Manor is located in the town of Cakovec. LED bulbs are produced under the brand name POWER OF LED. Manor’s main export markets are Asia, Australia, Central/South America, Eastern and Western Europe, Mid East and Africa.
LED lamp production is a new part in Pelcom’s over 20 years technical experience. It has own production of retrofit LED lamps. Present portfolio are halogen replacement for small 50 mm bulbs and AR111 spot lamps. Pelcom also makes tailored LED products.
Akriphos company was founded in 1970, having as main activity construction of lighting in buildings, commercial premises, hotels and ships. Along with the manufacturing activities and a full range of products, the company represents some of the biggest house and fiber optic lighting producers from around the world.
Today Akriphos has a large partner network that extends throughout Greece, and exports to more than 10 countries in Europe, Asia and Africa.
BRIGHT SPECIAL LIGHTING
Greek company BRIGHT SPECIAL LIGHTING was founded in 1989. The company has more than 155 employees and six product sale points in Greece. BRIGHT’s new factory covers an area of 7.500 m2-and satisfies all modern requirements dealing with the manufacturing of luminaries and lighting accessories.
The international IQNet organization and the German company DQS have certified BRIGHT SPECIAL LIGHTING S.A. for the use and development of a Quality Management System for the following activities : design, production and commerce of lighting products, as well as application study of lighting system by ISO 9001 : 2008. Also by ISO 14001: 2004 + cor1: 2009 for the Environmental Management System.
Some of the most important domestic projects of BRIGHT are the following. During the Olympic Games of Athens 2004 BRIGHT, in co-operation with many construction companies, was responsible for the illumination of the surrounding area of Athens Olympic Sports Complex, the Main Broadcast Center, the Agora Synthesis of Olympic Sports Complex and the Pedestrians Crossing Bridge.
Also, BRIGHT deals with international brands for the lighting of shops such as Benetton, Bylgari, Gucci etc. Many hotels, hospitals, offices of national and international companies, restaurants, shopping centers and other, are also lighting projects of BRIGHT.
Electrosynthesi Vassileios Baris was founded in 1998 as a manufacturer of LED and fiber optic lighting products. Company’s headquarter reside is located in Patras. Product’s portfolio of the company is including LED spots (indoor and outdoor), swimming pool and fountain lights; LED lamps; LED light strips; power supplies- led drivers, controllers; cabinet light; LED specials OEM; etc.
Ergonlight is based in Greece and was founded in 2002. It is a young and dynamic company in the architectural lighting and led downlights.
GALLIS was founded in 1987 and nowadays has a leading role in the field of architectural, professional and domestic lighting in Greece, providing a wide variety of technologically advanced products.
Since 1993, the company’s offices are placed in the privately owned exhibitional and storage premises of 7.800 m2 in Moschato. In 2004 the company transferred its productive unit to a new privately - owned factory in Schimatari Voitias.
Products and component testing processes are established and maintained according to ISO 9001:2008 standards in order to ensure the highest product quality, safety and customer satisfaction. Company is manufacturing a wide range of luminary solutions addressing different professional needs, styles and lighting applications diverse design, technical and lighting requirements for indoor and outdoor applications.
Greek company Kyriakoy Electronics is spesialized in manufacture of transformers, power supply and LED lighting. It was founded in 1982. Its clients are mostly manufacturers of electronics, solar systems, security systems, lighting, etc,
Olympia Electronics was founded in 1979. The headquarters of the company are located in Northern Greece, near Thessaloniki and has a sales branch in Athens. The distribution and sales department covers all regions of Greece.
Its annual production and distribution exceeds to 600.000 units. The company is presented in 80 countries worldwide in European Union (55% of our exports), East European countries and Russia, Middle East & Gulf countries, Africa and U.S.A.
The company is a manufacturer of a wide range emergency lighting, including LED emergency luminaries for interior use and emergency indication luminaries with LEDs.
AVOLUX Europe is a LED lighting manufacturer and retailer of power LED light bulbs, outdoor and underwater architectural LED flood lights , LED street light, LED spots and ceiling lights, LED drivers and controllers (single channel or multi channels).
At 85 years of its existence, ELBA remains one of the largest manufacturers of luminaires and lighting systems in Romania, keeping its leader position on domestic lighting market. In ELBA’s structure are included four different profile factories: The C.I.I.C.A.E. Factory, The C.I.A. Factory, The S.D.V.
Factory and The Lighting Systems Department. The company exports in the European Union, the Middle East, Moldavia, Serbia, Croatia. The C.I.I.C.A.E. Factory manufactures fluorescent (visible mounting, recessed mounting, suspended mounting), industrial, interior design and outdoor decorative luminaires, floodlights, luminaires for special environments, for environments with danger of explosion, for emergency lighting, traffic lights.
The C.I.A. Factory manufactures a wide range of automotive luminaires. The lighting systems developed by SC ELBA SA, associated member of Romanian National Lighting Committee, are based on the recommendations of International Lighting Commission, International Electrotechnical Committee and comply with the ISO 9001 quality standard.
Electromax is a Romanian manufacturer with more than 10 years of experience in lighting products with LEDs. Its range of products includes outdoor products with LEDs, architectural lights with LEDs, obstacle lights or red beacon lights (type A, type A double, type B), projectors with LEDs, indoor lights with LEDs, spots whith LEDs, with DMX and RGB controllers, exit signs, special lights for mines with explosive atmosphere, miner cap lamps and headlamps whit LEDs , etc. Electromax’s products are certified by recognised authorities acording ATEX directive for miner cap lamps, FAA and ICAO for obstruction lights.
Established of 1930 under the name "Standard Electrica Romana", Electromagnetica - Bucharest is one of the main suppliers in electricity, automation and military infrastructure equipment and service in Romania. In 1990 Electromagnetica becomes a joint-stock company. It manufacturers a wide range of outdoor and indoor LED lights, spotlights and emergency lights.
Luxten Lighting Group started its work in 1949, producing incandescent lamps. In 1959 the company began production of fluorescent and mercury solutions. In 2009 Luxten promoted new high-power LED technologies, both for exterior lighting and interior lighting, LED high-power mobile units for producing electricity from photovoltaic power, solar lighting poles with LED technology.
The company BUCK was founded in Belgrade in 1992. BUCK’s creative team comprises numerous industrial designers who boast vast experience in this field. The results of this cooperation include twelve awards for design, the most important of which are the Red dot design award, the IF communication design award and three Good design awards.
BUCK enjoys good cooperation with the Faculty of Applied arts, thus contributing to the development of new generations of industrial designers and the general development of the design of light fixtures and fittings.
ENERGY LITE ELECTRONICS
Energy Lite Electronics was established in March 2009. Its main products are street LED lamp and smart lighting system for intelligent control of lamps. For its innovative solution Lamp voltage controller (ST controller) for the LED light, high power emitters the company was nominated for "Aurea 2011" award.
LED lamp manufacturer BARLUKS produces public lighting for the replacement of (sodium, metal halide and mercury) lamps. Its LED lamps offer easy assembly and replacement of all types of existing traditional lamps with no need to remove existing faders and easy way positioning lighting.
Its product portfolio includes lighting fixtures for: thoroughfares, roads, intersections, bicycle paths, lanes, pedestrian lanes, parking, residential streets, toll stations, lock and public facilities (schools, kindergartens), etc.
Bbelektronik Slovenia has a wide production portfolio in the field of LED lighting - LED strips, LED ceiling lights for suspended ceilings, hollow walls, or other applications, LED spot-lamps, LED lamps for general lighting, LED bulbs for various lamps with lamp beam angle 360 °, Fluo-LED lamps, LED mounting and hanging panels, LED panels for suspended ceilings, Fluo LED down lights, LED street lamps for public lighting and LED tunnel lamp, etc.
Grah Lighting is fully specialized in production of energy efficient LED street lighting, industrial and commercial lighting. Long lifespan and unique design of the products provide premium quality and an outstanding illumination performance. Modern laboratories and superior robotisation enable the development of high-end LED solutions for value-added products.
Grah Lighting is committed to perpetual process improvement in order to solve all the challenges of the latest LED technology successfully. Every single component of each luminary is studied, treated and constantly optimized from a totally new perspective. This results in best energy efficiency, low energy consumption and reduced CO2 emissions.
Intra lighting is a leading Slovenian manufacturer of lighting equipment, focused on ensuring proper solutions in the area of illumination of business and public interiors. Intra lighting was founded 20 years ago in Slovenia.
By choosing an ambitious strategy, own product development and original design the company succeeded to grow fast and to become an important player in the lighting industry. Intra lighting luminaires can be found in more than 40 countries around the globe.
Company STRIP’s was founded in 1995. It is specialized in development of environment friendly solutions in the field of electronics, mechatronics and LED technology. STRIP’s produces LED lighting systems with custom design optic and power supply solutions. In 2010 it established a doughter company LUMENIA.
ACG Electronics is a provider of innovative LED Lighting products and services for the private, municipal and governmental sectors. The company was established in 2005 at Ankara, Turkey. In 2009 ACG Electronics chose to diversify in the field of Industrial Wide Area Lighting.
ACG Electronics exports its products to 34 countries (Germany, Austria, England, The Netherlands, USA, France, Italy, Finland, Spain, Portugal, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Belgium, Luxemburg, Canada, Japan, Russia, Switzerland, Greece, Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, Lithuania, Estonia, Iran, Poland, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Hong Kong, China, United Arap Emirates ve Senegal).
ALKALED Lighting Systems
The company Alkaled was established in 2004. It is located in Turkey, Konya. Its main activity is manufacture of decorative and energy efficient LED lighting systems.
Alkaled’s product portfolio includes spots, floodlights, bulbs, LED tubes, wall washers, underwater LED lighting, LED flexible strips, decorative LED furniture, accessories, power supplies, decorative wall equipment and etc. It also designs and produces signboards, realizes LED light projects.
AVOLUX LIGHTING - MURAT LIGHTING
Avolux Lighting - Murat Lighting is a Turkish manufacturer of LED wallwashers, LED tracklight systems, metal downlight spots, LED pendants, LED wall apliques, etc.
Bahar Aydinlatma is one of the largest lighting producers in Turkey. Bahar Aydinlatma has started production in 1986 and is still on duty with a showroom settled on 5.800m2 closed area, production center and its high qualified specialist staff. Its expertise is especially in producing lightening solutions. The largest privilage of the company is the capability of individually production.
CARISA LED AYDINLATMA
Carisa LED Aydinlatma is a member of Termosan Group of Companies, which was established in 1973, Istanbul and has been operating in different industries, such as heating, lighting and food.
It has 7.000 sqm indoors manufacturing plant and 130 employees. Carisa LED lighting produces high-tech and decorative LED Lighting solutions with CREE LEDs - power LED swimming pool lights, power LED indoors and outdoors lighting solutions, power LED industrial lighting fixture and power LED lighting systems accessories.
ELEKTRONIK CIHAZLAR SANAYI VE TICARET AS - EEC ELECTRONICS
EEC ELECTRONICS is a major Turkish manufacturer and exporter of professional control equipment for emergency lighting, LED Lighting, fire and security control systems markets, with over 25 years of manufacturing experience in these sectors.
In addition to its own branded product range EEC ELECTRONICS supplies OEM and ODM products to major manufacturers and distributors worldwide.
The company is located in Istanbul, where operates with over 50 staff in a 3000 sqm manufacturing plant equipped with advanced technology machinery. As a leading manufacturing company EEC ELECTRONICS is focused on the environmental aspects, process innovative solutions with friendly environmental materials (RoHS) and improves its performance to conform with the rules and regulations.
HERA LED LIGHTING
Hera LED Lighting is a manufacturer of LED lighting, LED light bulbs, Led Drivers , Power LEDs, Led Srtips, wall washers, underwater luminaires, surface mounted luminaires, recessed luminaires, underground luminaires, outdoor luminaires, street lamps, decorative luminaires, power supply, control equipment, OEM LED Modules.
Founded in 2008 in Ankara with main activity LED systems research, product design and maintenance. Ledard is producing power LEDs, wallwashers, LED strips, LEd lamps, decorative products, solar street lighting, park and garden lighting, pool lighting, interior lighting, in-store showcase lighting, traffic signal systems, etc.
Oveo Technologies is a Turkish manufacturer and exporter of LED lighting, outdoor LED video displays, OLED devices, OLED-based advertisement and lighting, computer and electronic components, computer software, energy efficient lighting, LED panels and messaging systems for corporations and the advertisement and entertainment industries.
Text and picture source: web-sites of the listed companies.
Keywords: LED, lighting, SEE, COMET ELECTRONICS, DENIMA 2001, DIBEL, ENTEL-TTT, EWRON, FINCOM-2, IKIS SL, INCOTEX, INTERLUX, LEDX, MARELI, NN ELECTRONIC, OCTA LIGHT BULGARIA PLC, OMEGA LIGHT, ROMMTECH-3S, SAMEL 90, SOLAR LED POWER, VARIANT ROUSSE, VIVA, V-TAC, AURORA ENERGY, ENERGY PLUS, MANOR, PELCOM, AKRIPH
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