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Stunning new LED Signage Installed as Part of GLC Live Rebranding

Posted by Electro-Matic on Dec 6, 2023 12:29:49 PM

In the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, a renowned entertainment venue underwent a remarkable transformation, evolving from its former identity as 20 Monroe Live to the vibrant GLC Live. This change wasn't just a name swap; it marked a significant rebranding initiative, fueled by a strategic partnership with Gun Lake Casino.

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Topics: Going Green, LED Displays, News, Sports and Entertainment Venues

Hunter's Square Installs 130 LED Parking Lot Lighting Fixtures

Posted by Electro-Matic on Dec 5, 2023 12:50:32 PM

The massive 353,951 square foot shopping center is loaded with name brand restaurants and retail outlets for shopaholics to enjoy themselves at. Located on Orchard Lake Road, in Farmington Hills, MI, this shopping center is on prime real estate. With everyone’s eyes being on Hunter's Square Shopping Center, they were in need of lighting to attract and promote a safe, clean, and friendly shopping environment.
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Topics: Electro-Matic Sign News, News

Meet EM Visual's Technical Support Specialist, Tyler Mankewicz!

Posted by Electro-Matic on Dec 5, 2023 11:04:28 AM

We want you to get to know Electro-Matic Visual Team member, Tyler Mankewicz

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Topics: Choosing a Sign, LED Displays

Increase Safety with Outdoor LED Security Lights

Posted by Electro-Matic on Dec 5, 2023 9:00:00 AM

LED lighting is normally associated with electricity savings, which is always a huge bonus. However, LED technology also offers safety advantages over older, traditional lighting types. Not only are LED outdoor security lights safer for installment and maintenance, but their performance features also improve overall site safety.

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Topics: LED Technology, Electro-Matic LED, Electro-Matic Visual Solutions, Signs for Small Businesses, Schools and Universities

The Benefits of LED Parking Lot Lights

Posted by Electro-Matic on Nov 29, 2023 9:03:00 AM

A visitor’s experience with an establishment always starts in the parking lot. Parking lot lights usually go unnoticed, unless, however, the quality is poor. Believe it or not, there is a direct correlation between how well lit a parking lot structure is and the standing of one’s business or establishment. If a parking lot is well lit, then drivers and pedestrians can easily navigate and feel safe. When a parking lot is lit poorly, however, the opposite occurs, and your crime rates and accidents will increase.

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Topics: LED Parking Lot Lighting

Meet EM Visual's CAD Operator Employee, Josh Miner!

Posted by Electro-Matic on Nov 20, 2023 4:39:14 PM

We want you to get to know Electro-Matic Visual Team member, Josh Miner! 

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Topics: Choosing a Sign, LED Displays

Visual Andon Systems: When to use Industrial LCD or LED Displays

Posted by Electro-Matic on Nov 14, 2023 3:49:00 PM

There is confusion in the marketplace when considering which technology to deploy for yourVisual Andon System. There are two prominent technologies that are widely in use in the Manufacturing Environment, namely, Industrial LED Backlit LCD Displays and Industrial Full Matrix LED Displays. Recent advances in the consumer market are driving a trend towards LCD displays, but before making this capital investment, let’s explore the benefits of both technologies. 

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Topics: Industrial Automation, LED Displays

What you Need to Know about Section 179 for Small Business Owners

Posted by Electro-Matic on Nov 14, 2023 11:46:45 AM

As a small business owner, it's important to take advantage of any tax deductions that can help reduce your tax liability. One such deduction is Section 179 Depreciation. This allows you to deduct the full cost of qualifying equipment purchased or financed during the current tax year. Here is how buying from EM Visual can help you take advantage of the deduction.

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Topics: Going Green, Electro-Matic Sign News, LED Lighting, News

4 Lighting Solutions for Municipalities

Posted by Electro-Matic on Nov 14, 2023 11:36:00 AM

The cost to maintain a city and its features goes well beyond the millions for most cities. It takes not only an army, but also a large budget to maintain proper and safe roadways, parking areas, transportation systems and more. While many of these costs are fixed, LED lighting is one cost solution that can help municipalities shave off thousands, if not millions, from their annual budgets. Here are a four places that LED Lighting can specifically help municipalities save big in the long run.

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Topics: Going Green, LED Lighting

Moran Park Pickleball Court Lighting Upgrade

Posted by Electro-Matic on Nov 14, 2023 10:44:08 AM

Pickleball in recent years has become a widely embraced activity. Its inclusivity for players of all ages, the game's accessibility and the myriad benefits it offers, such as exercise and social interaction, have contributed to its widespread appeal.

Moran Park's Transformation

Moran Park in Holland, wanted to upgrade the lighting on their courts and EM Visual was the perfect choice for the job. The updated LED lighting system has become a game-changer for the park's patrons. The new lighting facilitates nighttime play, extending the hours available for enthusiasts to engage in their favorite sport.

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Specialized LED diodes designed to reduce glare on players presents an opportunity to explore the technical aspects of the lighting system. It enhances visibility without compromising the comfort of those on the court. Insights into the technology's role in promoting safety, allowing for extended playing hours, and creating an optimal playing environment can be highlighted.

Safety and Socialization

The upgraded lighting system ensures player safety, as well as, encourages players to gather, connect, and enjoy their favorite sport in a welcoming and well-lit environment, enhancing the overall playing experience.

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Topics: Going Green, Electro-Matic Sign News, LED Displays