It’s back!…Hamilton’s Smart Lighting Control Challenge and your chance to win £1,000 worth of kit at ELEX Coventry
Following its success at ELEX Alexandra Palace, Hamilton will be again running its Smart Lighting Control Challenge at the ELEX Roadshow on the 21-22 September at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry.Visit Hamilton on Stand B22 to see how quickly you can wire one dimmer pack and one control plate. The s...read more
Need a meeting room venue in the Bristol area? Customers can now use our new facilities for FREE!
Having completed the expansion of our facilities in Bristol, Hamilton is inviting customers and industry organisations to make use of our stunning new meeting room space, for FREE! With an ongoing commitment to customer service and supporting the industry, Hamilton wants to take the pain – ...read more
Training Course: Essentials in Smart Lighting Control & Audio Control
To help installers meet the demands of tech-savvy customers, Hamilton is hosting Smart Lighting & Audio Control Training Courses in Mere, Wiltshire. The course is a one-day introduction to Hamilton's smart lighting control and multi-room audio system and is designed to help installers expa...read more
Come and meet the team at future trade shows!
Over the coming months, we will be exhibiting at several industry trade shows; the perfect mix of events where we are hoping to meet many of our Contractor/Installer and Interior Design/Specification customers.Come and meet the Hamilton team at one of the following shows:ELEX Roadshow Events f...read more
Elemento - Hamilton's new innovative waterproof range
Run electricity outdoors conveniently and safely with 'Elemento' - Hamilton's all-new weatherproof wiring accessory range. With an IP66 rating (excluding the RCD outlets), its robust high impact UV stable housing design is both stylish and functional, and incorporates an easy-to-open latch that en...read more
Hamilton demos the benefits of smart lighting control at BIID’s ‘Inside Knowledge’ design conference, June 8.
Hamilton will showcase its smart lighting control and multi-room audio systems at ‘Inside Knowledge’: the BIID Business Success Conference, to be held at 30 Euston Square, London, on 8 June 2017.One of just eight companies exhibiting at the forward-thinking design event, Hamilton will demo...read more
Hamilton and CEF reach Mount Kilimanjaro summit for charity
Dave Gilbert from electrical contractor SCV Electrical Limited has successfully climbed Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money for the family of Christopher Hendrie, a well-respected electrician who died of bile duct cancer in 2014 at the age of 32. Gilbert climbed to the mountain’s Uhuru Peak, wh...read more
4 key considerations when thinking about installing a Smart Multi-room Audio solution
Smart control technology is opening huge opportunities for the professional installer, with multi-room audio control high on the list of desirable luxuries for the tech-conscious homeowner. The potential for installation is vast, ranging from a small two-room system to fully kitting out an ent...read more
Hamilton's continued expansion leads to the appointment of two new area sales managers
With new business wins and a commitment to expand its business for the future, Hamilton Litestat has appointed two new area sales managers to support the company’s growth. Iain Hamilton has joined the business as Area Manager for the West Midlands and parts of the East Midlands, while Justin...read more
Hamilton to expand Bristol site into turnkey production, sales and distribution centre!
Hamilton has embarked on an expansion and restructuring initiative to develop its Bristol site into a turnkey production, sales and distribution centre, incorporating the development of a new Customer Contact Centre and engineering Centre of Excellence.The result of recent business growth and ...read more
Trade Events Calendar for 2017: Programme gets off to a 'smart' start at ELEX Ally Pally
Hamilton began its 2017 programme of trade events in London at Alexandra Palace for the ELEX exhibition on 1-2 February.The show was a great success, providing a fantastic opportunity for Hamilton to showcase its latest product offering and for the team to speak to a huge number of professiona...read more
Hamilton becomes ECA 'Commercial Associate'.
Hamilton has announced that it is linking up with the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA), the UK’s leading trade association representing the interests of electro-technical contractors and engineers across design, installation, inspection, testing and maintenance.Hamilton will becom...read more
Take the Hamilton Smart Lighting Control Challenge at Ally Pally and you could WIN a smart system worth over £1000
We invite all installers wishing to learn more about smart controls to visit our Stand: E192 and to take the Hamilton Smart Lighting Control Challenge for the chance to win a system worth over £1000!There is much confusion and uncertainty over the skills required to install a smart lighting ...read more
Trade Show Reviews: What a busy and productive week talking with customers.
The end of November has been a particularly busy time. From 22-23 November, the Hamilton team was at SLEEP, an exhibition held at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London, speaking to hotel managers, interior designers and installers within the hotel sector. Overlapping with this was Lu...read more
Business relationship strengthens as Hamilton merchandises Medlock's Harringay branch.
Relationships are key to building any business, but good relationships are most important in situations where you are relying on someone to raise awareness, inform and sell your product to their customers. In the electricals industry, a distributor is first port of call for installers needing ...read more
Hamilton 'smart-control' solutions take centre stage at LuxLive 2016, ExCeL. 23-24 Nov, Stand:G7
Hamilton is returning to LuxLive 2016 for the fourth year running to showcase the latest ‘smart-control’ developments; from traditional LED dimming to multi-channel lighting control and multi-zone audio solutions: ExCeL Centre, London, 23-24 November: Stand G7.New LEDIT-B100™, 2-Way d...read more
Hamilton sends SLEEP 2016 awash with colour, Business Design Centre, 22-23 Nov, Stand:M7a
Hamilton will be once again setting the mood with its new 2017 lines designed to enhance the hotel guest experience at this year’s SLEEP Event. 22-23rd Nov @ Business Design Centre, Islington, London, Stand:M7a.As well as its unique ‘on trend’ collections of designer and bespoke switch ...read more
Hamilton appoints Commercial and Operations Directors as it looks to further UK business.
As part of Hamilton's plans to expand its business within the UK, the company has appointed Paul Walker as Commercial Director and Paul McCourt as Operations Director.Paul Walker (left) has 30 years’ experience in the industry and joined Hamilton in 2014 following roles at Havells, where he ...read more
Meet the Hamilton Team @ ELEX, Sandown Racecourse, 3-4 Nov, Stand: C26.
Hamilton’s New LEDIT-B100™ 2-Way LED Dimmer will be appearing for the first time at ELEX, Sandown Racecourse, Esher, 3-4 November: Stand C26.Designed to be compatible with a wider range of mains dimmable lamp and luminaire brands, the LEDIT-B100™ is the perfect retrofit replacement when ...read more
Hamilton brings a memorable and hi-tech guest experience to the Independent Hotel Show - Stand:261
Exhibiting at the Independent Hotel Show for the first time, British electricals designer and manufacturer Hamilton Litestat will be demonstrating its vast range of luxury products and new technologies to enhance the hotel guest experience at the must-attend show, held on 18-19 October 2016 at...read more
Guests say: ‘Do not disturb!’, with Hamilton’s Maid-Call solution
Hamilton Litestat is giving hotel guests more control over housekeeping services with its NEW Maid-Call solution.The Maid-Call system features a coloured touchscreen inside the room. With just the tap of a finger on the screen, the guest can indicate whether they would like their room cleaned ...read more
New LEDIT-B100™ Dimmer, 2-Way switching wisdom from Hamilton
Hamilton Litestat has launched a new 2-Way LED dimmer, designed to be compatible with a wider range of mains dimmable lamp and luminaire brands. Hence, silent and flicker-free in operation, the LEDIT-B100™ is the perfect retrofit replacement when used with a standard 2-way Rocker Switch - i...read more
Hamilton showcases 'smart' living options at Decorex
Smart technology and devices have become everyday essentials for many in today’s ‘always connected’ life, enabling people to do whatever they want, whenever and wherever.Visitors to the Hamilton stand H17 will be able to see samples of their favourite and new ‘on trend’ collections t...read more
Hamilton's action-packed Autumn Trade Show schedule confirmed
Yet again Hamilton is gearing up for a busy schedule of events across the UK during Autumn 2016. Over the coming months we will be attending six trade shows; the perfect mix of events where we can meet many of our Contractor/Installer and Interior Design/Specification customers.The newest even...read more
NEW Micro Grid range added to Vogue™ collection
Following the popularity and success of the Vogue™ range of switch plates and sockets, Hamilton Litestat has expanded the collection with the addition of the Vogue™ Micro Grid. The new Micro Grid switch plate comes in the contemporary Vogue™ style with moulded bevelled edges, finished in wh...read more
NEW Metal Fused Switch added to circuit protection range.
Having entered the domestic circuit protection market last year with its Convex and Contour consumer units, Hamilton Litestat now introduces a new Metal Fused Switch to the range.The product expansion follows Amendment 3 to the BS 7671 IET wiring regulations, which affects more than just non-combust...read more
Hamilton roadshow to tour CEF branches in South Wales
Hamilton Litestat and electrical wholesaler City Electrical Factors (CEF) have partnered to create a four-day roadshow of CEF branches across South Wales on 16th-19th May 2016.The Hamilton team will visit four locations with its Mobile Demonstration Vehicle (MDV) to showcase its range of electrical ...read more
Hamilton to launch latest solutions at May/June Trade shows
Hamilton Litestat will showcase its latest products at the following trade shows during May and June: NICEIC ELECSA South, held at Epsom Downs Racecourse, Surrey, on 19th May: Stand 28. ELEX Harrogate, held at YEC, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, on 23rd & 24th June: Stand P14. Come and see its l...read more
Hamilton’s latest lighting solutions to be presented at Light+Building 2016
Hamilton will attend Light+Building 2016 in Frankfurt, Germany, for the first time on 13-18th March. The long-established British company will present its vast offering of decorative switch and socket wall plates as well as its Mercury® Lighting Control solution at the industry-leading show.Robust ...read more
Hamilton confirms new partnership with Voltimum UK
Hamilton Litestat has announced its partnership with electrical industry portal Voltimum UK as part of its marketing strategy for 2016.The new initiative will build on Hamilton’s existing communication channels within the sector, with Voltimum helping to target its own vast international community...read more
Hamilton mourns the passing of John Purnell
It’s with immense sadness that Hamilton Litestat confirms the death of greatly valued colleague John Purnell following a hard-fought battle with cancer.An invaluable member of the Hamilton team, John joined the company in 1987 after spending his early career at Phillips and MK Electric. He was piv...read more
Hamilton announces 2016 Trade show schedule - come and meet us on the stand!
Hamilton is gearing up for a busy schedule of events across the UK in 2016 plus has taken the opportunity to meet its growing international customer base at Light+Building (Frankfurt).The company will be showcasing new designs and finishes within its range of switch plates and sockets, including its...read more
DALI Interface is now available for Hamilton's Smart Lighting Control and Multi-room Audio System
Hamilton Litestat’s Smart Lighting Control and Multi-room Audio System is now DALI enabled, allowing specifiers and installers to incorporate the many control benefits offered by Hamilton's Smart system into any DALI run project.The Hamilton DALI interface sits on a Smart Lighting Control network ...read more
Boutique Hotels: Gavin Williams talks about why Hamilton is the 'Suite' choice!
Boutique Hotels, also referred to as lifestyle or design hotels, are unique in interior design, architecture and theme, and are often historic. Essentially a stay in a Boutique Hotel is a lifestyle experience and as a specialist supplier to the hotel interiors market no one knows this more than us.S...read more
Hamilton shows its 'mettle' with NEW Metalclad range!
Hamilton has truly tested its ‘Mettle’ by bringing its design expertise to the company’s new Metalclad range. Suitable for factories, workshops, garages and sheds Hamilton’s new Metalclad products provide a total solution within harsh working environments. The range comes in a stylish silver...read more
NEW Hamilton Intelligent LED Dimming Module is No:1 on GRID
Hamilton is taking LED dimming to the next level with the introduction of its new Intelligent LED Grid module. The GRID100LED Grid module monitors and programs itself for best dimming performance when used with the same or mixed branded LEDs. Hence it’s designed to be compatible with an extensive ...read more
Hamilton launches new ‘Vogue™’ White Wiring Accessories
Hamilton has launched a new white plastic range of wiring accessories aptly named ‘Vogue’- featuring a contemporary new design of white moulded bevelled edged products.Gavin Williams, Hamilton's Marketing Manager says: “We have designed and launched Vogue in direct response to interior trends ...read more
Hamilton celebrates membership of British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) @ May Design Series
Hamilton Litestat was officially welcomed at May Design Series into the ranks of the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) as an ‘Industry Partner’. Rex Liddiard, Marketing & Events Executive at the BIID met with Gavin Williams, Hamilton’s Marketing Manager and sealed the inaugura...read more
Hamilton takes a fresh look at Circuit Protection
Hamilton Litestat has seized an opportunity, presented by Amendment 3 to BS 7671 IET wiring regulations, to enter the Domestic Circuit Protection market with the launch of its own innovative range of metal consumer units. Challenging conventional thinking Unlike many of the existing suppliers t...read more
NEW Touch Screen Controller comes as standard with Hamilton’s Smart Lighting Control kits
The Hamilton's Smart DK1 and the DK1E lighting control kits present an ideal ‘out-of-the-box’ opportunity for electrical installers to exploit the growing trend towards a smarter home. Touch here to get startedDescribed as entry-level systems, both the DK1 and the DK1E kits contain everythi...read more
Hamilton's MDV Roadshow lights up the Emerald Isle
Hamilton Litestat’s Mobile Demonstration Vehicle (MDV) is touring Ireland for the first time from 14 – 24 April 2015. This is an ideal opportunity to come and meet the Hamilton Mercury Controls team at one of the following events: 14th April 08:30 - 14:00 KELLIHERS ELECTRICAL ...read more
Hamilton supports Middle East customers with showroom in Dubai
Hamilton has officially opened a new base in Dubai. The extensive showroom and shop front has been established to provide interior designers, specifiers and architects in the region with an opportunity to see and compare the different designer collections within the company’s extensive product ran...read more
NEW Product: Hamilton takes wireless control outdoors with NEW 4-Channel Switching System
Hamilton has launched a new addition to its Smart Control range: the ‘Hamilton Air Wireless Switching System’ – a simple but effective solution for remote switching outdoors.This innovative 4 channel IP rated system is straightforward to install and ideally suited to controlling multiple light...read more
Create a 'Smart-Ready' business with Hamilton
It's Official: consumer demand for ‘smart’ home technology is on the increase. A recent research study conducted by Honeywell among home-owners revealed some interesting statistics on smart home technology: 47% customers asked said they would be interested in having a *fully connected smart hom...read more
16,500+ Technical Datasheets now at your finger tips!
Technical Datasheets for most of Hamilton’s products are now available to download. Ian Hamilton, Managing Director says: “Technical Datasheets are produced for every single item we design, manufacture and sell to ensure absolute quality control and safety. Although this information has alway...read more
Hamilton announces key appointment and business development plans
Hamilton Litestat has made a key appointment and announced plans to develop its business further in the UK. The company has appointed Paul Walker to the position of Business Manager, Trade Division. Managing Director of Hamilton Litestat, Ian Hamilton says: “With over thirty years’ experienc...read more
Smart Homes - 'making light work' on a small scale
We would not presume to suggest that a building boom is imminent but no one would argue with the fact that that the property and building industry is experiencing a much needed up-turn. In the domestic housing market, based around a recovering economy where caution still reigns, there is also a stro...read more
Hamilton’s LEDstat in the Awards spotlight…again!
Hamilton’s LEDstat continues its journey of success with another award nomination. This innovative new product, recently launched by Hamilton and already nominated for an Electrical Industry Award, has now caught the eye of the Lux Award judges and been shortlisted as a finalist in the ‘Controls...read more
Hamilton MDV's Summer of Success!
Summer 2014 saw Hamilton Litestat’s all new Mobile Demonstration Vehicle (MDV) take to the road. Grant & Stone hosted the vehicle’s launch tour at four of its branches between 30th July and the 7th August. Hamilton’s aim for the creation and investment in the mobile unit is to give electri...read more
LED DIMMERS JUST GOT BRIGHTER: Hamilton unveils NEW LEDstat Intelligent Dimmer
Resolving compatibility issues between LEDs and dimmers just took a giant leap forward with the unveiling of the NEW Hamilton LEDstat..... an intelligent LED dimming device which monitors and programmes itself for best performance, depending on the LED lamps used, making it compatible with a wide va...read more
Hamilton grabs Designers' attention @ Interiors UK
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Hamilton Litestat reports that its latest decorative electrical wiring accessory designs and next generation Mercury® Control Systems grabbed the attention of leading interior designers and project specifiers at Interiors UK last month – January 2014. Hamilton Litestat Managing Director Ian Hami...read more