December 10, 2014

NALMCO Welcomes AEI Lighting

AEI Lighting has been welcomed by NALMCO (The National Association of Lighting Management Companies) as a member of its association.  NALMCO® establishes and promotes the highest professional standards for lighting management professionals.

"NALMCO and its members have long been a fantastic resource for us with regard to relationships throughout the lighting industry," commented AEI founder, Ron Kotloff. "With our NALMCO membership, we look forward to creating many more relationships with lighting management firms who look to create lighting's future with our product lines in this great industry of ours." 


AEI Lighting is also launching an advertising campaign via NALMCO's LM&M (Lighting Management & Maintenance) magazine.  Advertisements featuring AEI Lighting's full LED product line will commence with the December 2014 issue of LM&M (Lighting Management & Maintenance).

AEI Lighting has been a full-service lighting solutions company serving the retail, industrial and commercial sectors for nearly 20 years, and manufactures many progressive lighting product lines, including energy-saving LED solutions.

October 01, 2014

AEI Lighting Rated A+ By Better Business Bureau

The Arizona Better Business Bureau has rated AEI Fabrication an A+ for 2014. BBB has determined that AEI Fabrication meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints.

BBB rating is based on 16 factors. Factors that raised the rating for AEI Fabrication include:

  1. Length of time business has been operating more than sufficient
  2. No complaints on AEI Fabrication filed with BBB
  3. BBB has sufficient background information on AEI Fabrication

The BBB grade and analysis of a business' complaint history generally takes into account the business' size if BBB has reliable information from the business to establish its size. If BBB cannot reliably determine business size, it will consider business to fall within BBB's smallest size category. With no complaints in its history, AEI Fabrication achieved an A+ rating.

The listed rating is as follows:



September 23, 2014

AEI Lighting's APOLLO 3 LED High Bay Wins Next Generation Luminaires' Recognition Award

AEI Lighting's Apollo 3 LED High Bay lighting fixture has won the 2014 Next Generation Luminaires' Recognition Award for the Industrial Luminaire category in its SSL Indoor Lighting Design Competition & Showcase.

The winners of the 2014 Next Generation Luminaires Indoor Competition include 57 commercial LED lighting products that were "Recognized" winners and received awards for excellence. The judging panel selected the luminaires on the basis of color, illuminance, glare control, light distribution, serviceability, value and appearance.

The judging session was conducted on August 4-7, 2014, and the awards event took place during The LED Show in Los Angeles, CA, on September 16-18, 2014. 

The Next Generation Luminaire judges reacted "positively to the aesthetics, color quality and glare control of this high bay luminaire, noting 'the remarkable good glare control delivered'" of AEI's Apollo 3 fixture.

The AEI Lighting Apollo model three-lamp unit tested is coded AP03-300W-50K-UNI by AEI Lighting. The Apollo high bay luminaire is also available in 4, 6 and 7-lamp configurations with custom configurations possible upon AEI consultation.

The Next Generation Luminaires competition was created to recognize and promote excellence in the design energy-efficient LED commercial lighting luminaries. By encouraging new designs and technologies, NGL aims to increase market awareness and acceptance of LEDs for general illumination use.

For more information on the Apollo LED series see the Apollo product webpage, email or call AEI at 480-733-6594



August 15, 2014

AEI LED Retrofits for Retail, Construction/Architecture & Manufacturing Help You Save In Many Ways

AEI Lighting's LED retrofit kits are replacing traditional fluorescent and HID at a tremendous rate in Retail, Warehousing, Manufacturing and Construction/Architecture.

Retail: AEI Lighting LED Retrofits are contributing to over 50% energy savings for the PetroMart chain (below).  The project has a 3-year payback schedule and included an incremental utility rebate for AEI LED use.


Construction/Architecture:  The BJC Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis, MO (below) took advantage of AEI's LED RTK and COVE Retrofit Kits.  The Siteman Center is saving up to 50% on energy costs with AEI LED in its lobby and valet areas.

Manufacturing/Processes: In one of our more unique installations, AEI LED Retrofit RTK 18U Kits were used in Auto Paint Suites paint bays (below) to increase and perfect lighting for the critical auto body painting processes.  Our RTK 18U units are responsible for helping to save over 50% in energy costs and qualified for significant rebates.

Contact your AEI Lighting representative today or speak directly with John Austin, our National Accounts Director, at 480-733-6594 ext. 217 on how we can customize an AEI LED Retrofit solution for you.


May 15, 2014

AEI Lighting Launches New Web & Mobile Sites

AEI Lighting has launched a new website that showcases its product lines of commercial, retail and industrial lighting fixtures in LED, T5 / T5HO, T8, TT5, Induction and Skylight technologies.

AEI Lighting is a Mesa, Arizona based manufacturer, fabricator and marketer of industrial lighting fixtures and is celebrating its 20th year throughout 2014-15.