Burj Khalifa immersed in a sea of lights by spacecannon
The Y-shaped floor plan of the mega tower, which was designed by American architect Adrian Smith, is reminiscent of a desert lily. The tower tapers in an upward spiralling pattern. It was precisely this spectacular design that was to be highlighted by the lighting show at the launch event.
By setting the lighting stage for Burj Khalifa, spacecannon implemented the largest installation in the company’s history. Comments Peter Roos, Managing Director: "With this large-scale illumination project we have once again demonstrated that we are a professional partner for superior architectural presentation. We use conventional light sources but also state-of-the-art LED technology."
Spacecannon, which is based in Fubine/Italy, specialises in sophisticated presentations of architecture and interactive media façades. With spacecannon’s custom-designed lighting solutions and control systems, Zumtobel has added innovative outdoor luminaires mainly based on LED technology to its high-quality luminaire portfolio, thus becoming a full-line supplier of integral lighting solutions for professional indoor and outdoor lighting.
Zumtobel is an internationally leading supplier of integral lighting solutions for a wide variety of applications. "We want to use light to create worlds of experience, make work easier and improve communications and safety while remaining fully aware of our responsibility to the environment." This is the vision Zumtobel, a Zumtobel Group company, has been following for more than 50 years, developing innovative and individual lighting solutions that fulfil every requirement as regards ergonomics, economic efficiency and environmental compatibility and create added value in terms of aesthetics.
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