Seeing is believing. Our customers are amazed at the difference our lighting solutions make in their offices, warehouses, parking lots, and facilities. Take a look at some of our recent projects, and learn how we make it easy for you to have better lighting at the best price.
The new modern, clean, bright, white, and energy-efficient has CP&R’s mechanics joking that they need to keep wear their sunglasses because the shop is so well lit. CP&R operates five days a week, on average 10-12 hours a day. Sustainable Lighting Solutions replaced an array of T12’s in the office, waiting room, and throughout the shop, as well as energy-saving occupancy sensors and exhaust fans. Sustainable Lighting Solutions also replaced exterior halogens with programmable LED flood lights.
When Sustainable Lighting Solutions presented Round Ground Metals with a solution that would save the company more than $60,000 annually, it was just a matter of timing and planning to get the lighting replaced. Sustainable Lighting Solutions installed more than 238 fixtures, within two buildings interiors and exteriors. Sustainable Lighting Solutions secured a ComEd incentive that covered almost 70% of the cost. RGM is forecasted to save more than $62,000 in electricity costs alone.
A combination of energy-efficiency and CapEx rebates helped Charter Steel Trading Company undertake a major project to replace lighting in two of its buildings on Chicago’s West Side. Sustainable Lighting Solutions (SLS) replaced more than 400 dated fixtures between the two buildings, the result of which will decrease the steel sheeting manufacturer’s annual electricity costs by more than $100,000.
Inside the warehouse of Marmo, Inc., row after row, slab after slab, stand the rarest natural stones sourced from the birthplace of Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci ready for installation into homes and businesses. And just like fine art, proper lighting of the stone makes a world of difference in seeing the nuances and beauty. When it was time to upgrade its lighting, Marmo, Inc. partnered with Sustainable Lighting Solutions to convert its dated fluorescent warehouse lighting to LED..
State Rebates Reignite Marseilles Fire Protection District’s Interest in Energy-Efficient Lighting Project
Marseilles Fire Protection District will cut its electricity costs in half, saving the district nearly $5k annually. To maximize cost savings and rebates, the fire protection district and Sustainable Lighting Solutions worked within the DCEO incentive parameters.
Atlas Stone Distribution put off replacing its warehouse lighting annually, until Sustainable Lighting Solutions proposed a solution that improved and increased lighting coverage, enhanced the stone’s aesthetic, and saved the company money in the short- and long-term. Atlas netted immediate payback and impress customers with the investment.
The LED overhaul has been dramatic. Sustainable Lighting Solutions managed the small business incentives with ComEd and disposed of all of Kiser's old fluorescent tubes which allowed Kiser to manage its business. “Sustainable Lighting Solutions managed the project like we manage our customers,” Kiser says. “We want to do everything that we can to keep our customers focused on running their business, and Sustainable allowed us to do that.”
The Chicagoland Laborers’ District Council Training and Apprentice Fund was established in 1986 to provide training and education for Laborers working under the Chicagoland District Council collective bargaining agreement. It’s training facilities provides a place where people work together to learn and grow with the ever-evolving industry standards. Both facilities needed better lighting. The lighting was inefficient, insufficient, and did little to enhance the learning environment. Sustainable Lighting Solutions completed its Carol Stream facility first, and after the lighting was well received was asked to complete the Homer Street Facility.
With a Canadian mandate ending the commercial use of incandescent lighting looming, Lawson Products needed to replace all of the lighting throughout its Mississauga, Ontario distribution center. Sustainable Lighting Solutions provided this distributor of industrial products with the expertise as well as the hard data it needed on costs and projected payback timeline to make the project a go. CapEx projects are never easy to fund, but this project was the exception, says Russell Mariano, Lawson Products Manager, Facilities and Distribution Logistics.
When your manufacturing facility is running 24 hours a day, five days a week, lighting is a huge concern. Dixline Corporation is an ISO 9001-certified metal fabrication and decorative finishing company serving the U.S. and international markets. Its warehouse lighting runs 16 to 20 hours a day, five days a week. “We worked with SLS on our warehouse expansion and the experience was tremendous,” says David Thomson, Dixline President and CEO. Dixline chose LEDs for the a 27,500 square feet warehouse expansion because of their lifespan, the lower cost to operate and maintain them, and the quality of the light.