Dialight NewsWire News/NewsFeed The latest headlines and articles from the world of Dialight. en-US MVC RSS Ford Invests in Future with Dialight LED Lighting at Manufacturing Plants Globally, Accelerating Aggressive Conservation Efforts /News/Details/Ford_Invests • Ford invests more than $25 million to install LED lighting at manufacturing facilities in North America and across the globe – saving energy and money while improving safety and lighting quality for employees • 25,000 new LED fixtures installed globally by the end of 2014 will reduce energy use by 56 million kilowatt-hours annually – enough to power more than 6,000 average-sized homes per year • Project launched late last month with installation at Dearborn Truck Plant, where the all-new 2015 Ford F-150 will be assembled beginning later this year • Ford plans to convert most facility lighting systems to LED over the next few years View video on YouTube View Ford press release   Dialight Enhances its Emergency Linear Fixture Range with a Stainless Steel One-Piece Design /News/Details/dialight_launches_one_piece_stainless_steel_linear Emergency linear range with new one-piece housing design delivers three hours of illumination in battery backup for superior safety and reliability in industrial and hazardous areas Newmarket, UK (30 September, 2014) – Dialight (LSE: DIA.L), the innovative global leader in LED lighting technology, today introduced the emergency version of its SafeSite and DuroSite Stainless Steel Linear fixtures with a new one-piece design. The well-established emergency fixtures, available with both CE and ATEX certifications, provide at least three hours and up to eight hours of battery backup in temperatures from -20°C to +65°C. With the ability to operate at this wide ranging temperature and featuring Dialight’s exclusive integrated battery, the emergency fixtures provide the best alternative to conventional emergency luminaires and will meet the needs of a larger scope of emergency lighting applications. The fixtures are ideal for industrial and hazardous applications, offering optimal safety, reliability and illumination in an emergency, and particularly in applications prone to vibration and shock Traditional luminaires will suffer from a shortened lamp life in these environments, whereas Dialight’s emergency fixtures are designed to withstand harsh surroundings, including the added security of a one piece design and 316 Marine grade stainless steel housing. Designed specifically to replicate the output of conventional 2x18W and 2x36W fluorescents, the extremely robust and energy efficient linear fixtures provide long-life emergency lighting, both delivering 270 lumens in battery backup mode which is maintained over the life of the battery. The SafeSite and DuroSite LED linear fixtures leverage Dialight’s industry-leading low wattage LED design, customised driver circuitry and optimised power supply to deliver years of stand-by life on the integrated, high performance 3.6V NiMH field replaceable battery. For additional safety the fixtures also feature a built-in battery status indicator that allows the battery to be monitored and tested without the need to touch the luminaire. For more information about Dialight’s Emergency fixture range, including IES files, LM79 reports and technical datasheets, visit www.dialight.com.   Dialight’s New Vigilant® LED High Bay with Cloud Based Smart Controls Delivers Superior Efficiency for Industrial Applications /News/Details/dialight_launches_vigilant_with_controls Latest Addition to Industry-Leading LED High Bay Line Leverages Wireless and DALI Technologies for Maximum Control; Boasts 10 Year Full Performance Warranty and Low Glare Optics Farmingdale, N.J. (September 22nd, 2014)—Dialight (LSE: DIA.L), the innovative global leader in LED lighting technology, today announced the availability of its new CE compliant and UL-certified Vigilant LED High Bay fixture with integrated controls and cloud based monitoring for industrial applications, including manufacturing, material processing and other rugged applications. At 125 lumens per watt, the new Vigilant fixture is the latest addition to Dialight’s growing portfolio of cloud based smart controlled LED lighting systems that offers remote monitoring capability to maximize energy efficiency and simplify lighting management only utilizing lighting when and where it is required. The entire system, including the fixtures, Dialight designed integrated drivers, are all covered by Dialight’s exclusive 10-year full-performance warranty. Following many LED industrial lighting innovations, the new Vigilant with built-in controls bolsters the company’s position as the global leader in the LED High Bay market, with an installed base of more than 300,000 fixtures worldwide. Equipped Vigilant fixtures are available ranging from 11,000 to 26,500 lumens, with exceptional efficiency as high as 125 lumens per watt. “Dialight is quickly becoming the leader in smart controls, giving facility managers the power to manage and control their lighting with customized programming for maximum energy savings,” said Roy Burton, Group Chief Executive of Dialight plc. “With both non-hazardous and hazardous location certified products available, including our exclusive Class I Div 2 certified controls, Dialight is setting the stage for the future of LED lighting technology for the harshest applications.” The new Vigilant with Controls allows facilities to leverage numerous energy-saving and operational advantages, including: • 2.4 GHz IEEE 802.15.4 wireless mesh networking • IEC 62386 compliant DALI • Cloud-based monitoring and controls for simplified remote management from anywhere via tablet, laptop or smartphone • Ambient light sensors and programmable dimming for effective daylight harvesting, with integrated occupancy sensors on wall mounted gateway devices to automatically override scheduled off or dim state • Mesh network technology to group and control up to 100 lights in any configuration. For more information about Dialight’s Vigilant LED High Bay with Controls, including IES files, LM79 reports and technical datasheets, visit www.dialight.com.   Director/PDMR Shareholding /News/InvestorDetails/1802S RNS Number : 1802S Dialight PLC 19 September 2014   Dialight plc (“Company”) Director/PDMR Shareholding   Grant of Options under the International Plan of the Dialight plc 2014 Sharesave Plan (Sharesave Plan)   On 18 September 2014 the under mentioned Director/Person Discharging Management Responsibility received a grant of options over ordinary shares at £7.176 per share in the Company in accordance with the rules under the International Plan of the Sharesave Plan . Name Number of options granted under the Sharesave Plan Total number of shares over which options in the Sharesave Plan held following notification % of issued class Roy Burton 1,297 1,297 N/A The option represents the maximum number of shares capable of being exercised normally from the third anniversary of grant and will be funded from the related monthly savings contract being opened to fund the option on exercise. The actual number of shares that will be exercised will be subject to the prevailing exchange rate at the time of exercise used to convert the savings proceeds but will not exceed the number in the options above. The option price represents 80 per cent of the market value of a Dialight plc share at the time of invitation. The Sharesave Plan was approved by shareholders at the Annual General Meeting of Dialight plc on 16 April 2014. This notification is made in accordance with DTR 3.1.4R(1). Nick Giles Company Secretary, Tel: +44 (0) 1638 778641 Director/PDMR Shareholding /News/InvestorDetails/9217R /**/ RNS Number : 9217R Dialight PLC 17 September 2014  Dialight plc ("Company") Director/PDMR Shareholding 17 September 2014 Award under the Dialight Performance Share Plan ("PSP") On 16 September 2014, pursuant to her terms of appointment, the under mentioned Director/Person Discharging Managerial Responsibility, was granted a nil cost option that will entitle them to receive ordinary shares of 1.89 pence each in the Company in accordance with the rules of the PSP. Name Number of options granted under the PSP Total number of shares over which incentive awards in the PSP held following notification % of issued class Fariyal Khanbabi 27,674 27,674 0.085% The option will normally exercise on the third anniversary of grant subject to continued employment and the satisfaction of two performance conditions as set out below. 50% of the option is measured against the Company's total shareholder return ("TSR") over the three year period relative to the FTSE 250 Index (excluding investment trusts) ("TSR Performance Condition"). The remaining 50% of the option is measured against the Company's earnings per share ("EPS") over a three year period ("EPS Performance Condition"). TSR Performance Condition No part of the option subject to the TSR Performance Condition shall vest if the percentage increase in the Company's TSR is below the percentage increase in the TSR of the comparator index. 25% of the shares subject to the TSR Performance Condition will vest if the percentage increase in the Company's TSR is equal to the percentage increase in the TSR of the comparator index, rising on a straight-line basis, to 100% vesting if the percentage increase in the Company's TSR is equal to the increase in the TSR of the index plus 10% per annum. EPS Performance Condition No part of the option subject to the EPS Performance Condition will vest if the percentage increase in the Company's EPS is below 10% per annum, 25% of the shares subject to the EPS Performance Condition will vest if the percentage increase in the Company's EPS exceeds 10% per annum, rising on a straight-line basis, to 100% vesting if the percentage increase in the Company's EPS exceeds 25% per annum. No consideration was paid for the grant of this option and no consideration is due to be paid by the participant on the vesting of the option. This notification is made in accordance with DTR 3.1.4R(1). Nick Giles Company Secretary, Tel: +44 (0) 1638 778641 This information is provided by RNSThe company news service from the London Stock Exchange Blocklisting Interim Review /News/InvestorDetails/6702R /**/ RNS Number : 6702R Dialight PLC 15 September 2014  BLOCK LISTING SIX MONTHLY RETURN (Note: Italicised terms have the same meaning as given in the Listing Rules.) Date: 15 September 2014 Name of applicant: Dialight plc Name of scheme: The Dialight Performance Share Plan ("PSP") and The Dialight Annual Performance Bonus Plan ("APBP") Period of return: From: 15 March 2014 To: 14 September 2014 Balance of unallotted securities under scheme(s) from previous return: PSP - 101,394 APBP - 78,079 Plus: The amount by which the block scheme(s) has been increased since the date of the last return (if any increase has been applied for): PSP - nil APBP - nil Less: Number of securities issued/allotted under scheme(s) during period (see LR3.5.7G): PSP - nil APBP - nil Equals: Balance under scheme(s) not yet issued/allotted at end of period: PSP - 101,394 APBP - 78,079 Name of contact: Nick Giles, Company Secretary Telephone number of contact: 01638 778641 This information is provided by RNSThe company news service from the London Stock Exchange