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Legrand acquires Netatmo - a leading smart home automation company

Legrand – global specialists in electrical and digital building infrastructures – has recently acquired home automation specialists, Netatmo. According to Legrand, this acquisition forms part of the Group’s external growth strategy and strengthens Legrand’s position in the Internet of Thing (IoT). This agreement also provides new opportunities to speed up the development of Legrand’s Eliot programme, that works with Arteor, for connected home solutions. Legrand will benefit from Netatmo’s expertise in artificial intelligence and integration of software into products. The company plans…
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Legrand's new LCS3 structured cabling system increases data transfer speeds

Legrand’s electrical and digital solutions for building infrastructures – which encompass control and connection interfaces, cable management, energy distribution and data distribution networks – are designed to efficiently manage lighting, energy, networks and building access.  The Legrand Group has made a substantial investment in the development of high-performance structured cabling systems that meet the demands of rising data volumes exchanged in buildings, the escalation of networks and the need for higher data speeds, as well as guaranteed continuity of service. New to the range…
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Legrand's Practbox flush-mounting distribution cabinets

Legrand’s comprehensive range of modular electrical equipment and wiring accessories encompasses flush-mounting distribution cabinets, which ensure optimum efficiency, enhanced aesthetics and absolute safety in living areas and in workplaces. These stylish Practibox flush-mounting distribution cabinets have a modern white finish and clear windows. These distribution cabinets conform with IEC 439-3 standards and are IK 07 and Class II rated. These units have an IP 40 index protection rating, with the door fitted as a guard against solid bodies larger than 1 mm. The Practibox range includes terminal…
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Legrand's Plexo3 IP65 weatherproof cabinets for optimum cable runs and efficient cable organisation

Legrand’s Plexo³ weatherproof cabinets – available in 11 sizes - have optimised dimensions from 2 to 4x18 modules, for distribution up to 125 A. These durable enclosures, with a fully reversible door and cabinet, ensure optimised cable runs and efficient cable organisation in commercial and industrial installations, as well as in public and high-rise buildings. Plexo³ modular cabinets, which are designed for quick and safe installation, have a removable faceplate for easy maintenance on individual rows. Other features for efficient installation include rails that can be individually removed…
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Legrand's multimedia cables

Legrand’s extensive range of cable and cable accessories encompasses multimedia cables, which are designed to fit easily into work areas and in spaces where technology-users need access to power and data connections. These cables are compatible with most desktop PC’s, laptops, monitors, scanners and printers, as well as gaming consoles and audio and video equipment. According to Legrand SA, HDMI® is the most popular audio/visual connection for modern-day consumer electronics. The HDMI signal, which is the digital replacement for analogue video standards, carries digital audio and visual resolutions…
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Legrand Arteor lighting devices for energy efficiency and enhanced aesthetics

Legrand’s range of Arteor wiring devices - which encompasses simple switches, to the most advanced home automation systems – also provides complete solutions for modern lighting management. Legrand has combined stylish design and leading-edge technology to create modern wiring devices with numerous functions and various finishes that meet the requirements of the most basic electrical functions, as well as complicated and demanding automation tasks. Legrand’s design team has worked with ‘the power of new ideas’ slogan to produce elegant, energy efficient fittings, with a fine balance…
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Legrand SA launches new website

Legrand SA, specialists in electrical and digital infrastructures, has revamped its website to include up-to-date technical information and practical advice about the latest systems available for residential, commercial, hospitality and healthcare applications. This easy-to-navigate website is an inspiring reference for local architects and designers, electrical engineer and contractors, homeowners and DIY enthusiasts, as well as general retailers, property developers and facilities management specialists. The Legrand website includes background about the global Legrand Group, which is represented…
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Legrand's Vantage home automation and lighting control systems

Legrand’s intelligent Vantage home automation and lighting control system combines advanced technology, simplified software and the latest products, for one-touch control of electrical functions in commercial, residential and luxury marine applications. The Vantage system, which ensures elegant and easy integration of technology into a lavish environment, offers personalized solutions for exact lighting requirements - by controlling artificial and natural lighting. The flexibility of this system also provides precise solutions for climate control and sound diffusion.  The Vantage Controls system…
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Legrand wireless chargers for mobile devices for quick charging in all environments

Legrand’s wireless chargers for mobile devices have been designed to make life easier in a busy world – either at home, in the office, or when travelling. These wireless chargers, with advanced technology, are ergonomic and functional, with versatility for use without cables in all environments and adaptable for specific needs. According to the Legrand design team, all a user has to do is place a compatible mobile device on the wireless stand and it will automatically start charging. There is no longer the concern about a flat battery and being out of reach. This practical system has a slim…
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Legrand Environmentally Friendly Transformers

Legrand’s extensive range of products and systems for electrical installations and building infrastructures encompasses cast resin transformers, designed for low environmental impact. Legrand’s energy efficient cast resin transformers, which efficiently transfer electrical power between two different voltage systems, at the same frequency, are manufactured according to stringent quality and safety specifications. These transformers have no risk of insulating fluid losses and are a low fire hazard - even in harsh environments, like on the mines and in chemical and petrochemical plants. Other…
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