PRESS RELEASE: Urbana, Ohio (12/4/13)—Hughey & Phillips (H&P), a global leader in the obstruction lighting industry, announces they have reached a multi-year, multi-million dollar agreement with a major telecommunications company in the Canadian market to provide the new HORIZON™ line of medium-intensity LED based obstruction lighting solutions for daytime and nighttime lighting on the telecom’s towers throughout Canada.
The agreement involves new tower builds and retrofit of existing towers with the HORIZON™ LED line of medium intensity obstruction lighting. The new microprocessor controlled HORIZON™ LED system boasts a self-contained power supply that simplifies wiring and also accepts external signals if necessary. Its compact design, built-in testing, GPS sync, automatic day/night sensor and wiring compatibility make the product easy to use and install. Like other products in the HORIZON™ line, the units are compatible with existing cable systems in most cases, allowing users to retrofit to LED without purchasing entire new systems.
“Our customers have come to rely on Hughey & Phillips to provide the next generation of cutting-edge LED obstruction lighting solutions. The new H&P HORIZON™ LED Series fills the need for both daytime and nighttime strobe lighting technology, and outperforms legacy incandescent fixtures by substantial margins. The HORIZON™ line provides our customers with significant cost- and power savings,” said Jim Sullivan, vice president of sales for Hughey & Phillips.
H&P’s HORIZON™ is designed, built and sourced in the United States, using U.S. suppliers. The HORIZON ™ obstruction light utilizes patented and patent-pending technology, and comes with a five-year warranty. The products have an expected life of more than 15 years. It is the only unit in the market to be fully serviceable, ensuring a longer life than competitor models.
About Hughey & Phillips
Hughey & Phillips is a global leader in the design and manufacture of obstruction lighting technology. The company engineers and designs a complete line of low, medium and high intensity lighting technology solutions that provide illumination for radio, television, and communication towers; wind turbines; buildings; smokestacks; bridges; and other obstructions to aerial navigation. Hughey & Phillips offers complete solutions comprised of power and lighting systems designed and manufactured by Hughey & Phillips in the USA. The company has a full engineering staff providing complete support and design in optical, electrical and mechanical disciplines to customize any of our products to fit our customers’ unique needs. To learn more, visit www.hugheyandphillips.com