Lighting Design

Lighting can change our environment. It can also change the way we feel about our environment.
Lighting can add a 'fourth dimension' to architecture transforming the appearance of buildings both internally and externally.
From a concept design, or to assisting an Architect/Interior Designer realise their visions Silcock Dawson are there to ensure the lighting designs meet the Clients aesthetic objectives and fulfil the design requirements of the brief with a high degree of technical competence and imagination.
We provide design concepts for daylighting, interior and external lighting, emergency lighting, control strategy, minimising energy use and the correct selection of luminaires.
We use the latest design software to develop sun travel patterns (to enable us to predict energy savings when using natural light) and luminous patterns (to help our Client's visualise the effects different lighting schemes can have on both the internal space and external environment).
We can provide a full service from preparing a Report on an existing installation through to developing an initial lighting concept, providing design drawings/specifications, value engineering the scheme, obtaining competitive quotations, administering the Contractor during the installation period, commissioning the final installation and finally handing over the installation to the end user.