Press releaseDornbirn, October 2010LED-only lightingSPAR opens its first stores with uniform LED concept by ZumtobelB1 I LEDs only: the first SPAR climate-protection supermarket was opened in Vienna, fitted with nothingbut LED luminaires by Zumtobel. At the fresh-product counters, SL 1000 semi-recessed LED downlightsprovide high-quality, gentle illumination of the goods displayed.With its new shop concept, SPAR has set an terms of sustainability: built into a hill, with a lar-example: almost at the same time, SPAR’s first ge green space on the ground-level roof, theclimate-protection supermarkets were opened supermarket with a floor space of 684 m² is ain Austria, in Murau and on Vienna’s Engerth- particularly good example of excellent climatestrasse, as well as in Wetzikon, Switzerland, protection, landscape architecture and energyfeaturing a lighting solution by Zumtobel that is efficiency. The supermarket, constructed as acompletely based on LEDs. For these super- passive building and fitted with energy-efficientmarkets, Zumtobel had developed a uniform state-of-the-art building services, ranging fromlighting concept based on LED luminaires only: lighting control and building management togeneral lighting in the three supermarkets is service and technical equipment, was goldensured by the Tecton LED continuous-row certified by the Austrian Association for Sustai-lighting system, which was presented for the nable Real Estate Management (ÖGNI). In ad-first time at Light+Building 2010. The LED ver- dition to structural criteria, the internationally re-sion of this tried-and-tested product by Zum- nowned award also involves a number of othertobel offers high lighting quality combined with aspects of sustainability. Thus, Zumtobel’sefficient light sources that are nearly mainte- LED-only lighting solution was able to impressnance-free. Even the shelves, the side rooms with its high efficiency, very good lighting qua-and the outdoor areas are illuminated by LED lity and the pleasant and gentle lighting effectsproducts only. In combination with other inno- created by the products. “Zumtobel’s innova-vative structural measures, the branches will tive lighting solution covers all aspects requiredsave 50% of energy and up to 80 t of CO2. for an attractive retail space: optimum lighting for our customers as well as maximum energyBeing the first climate-protection supermar- savings for increased climate and environmen-ket in the Austrian capital, the Engerthstrasse tal protection”, reports Gerald Geiger, HeadSPAR supermarket represents a milestone in of Construction/Energy/Technology, from the
SPAR headquarters in Salzburg. It was the first time that the Tecton continuous- The cash point areas are additionally illumina-row lighting system used for general lighting had ted by square LED luminaires. Arranged consi-been fitted with LEDs, resulting in numerous stently above the individual aisles, they facilitatebenefits for the client: good thermal manage- orientation. Even for side rooms and emergen-ment inside the luminaire ensures a long service cy lighting, LED luminaires were chosen. Thelife of the light-emitting diodes, thus dramatical- Panos Infinity LED downlight is over 70% morely reducing maintenance efforts and costs. In efficient than downlights fitted with conventionaladdition, the LEDs’ IR- and UV-free radiation is compact fluorescent lamps. As to the Resclitegentle on foodstuffs. In compliance with verti- LED emergency luminaire, the client benefitscal and horizontal illuminance requirements and from its low installed load.providing very good lighting quality, the TectonLED continuous-row lighting system fulfils all The interior lighting concept implemented in thedemands placed on uniform and efficient am- new climate-protection supermarket in Murau,bient lighting. Tecton LED’s visual appearance, Styria, the same as in Vienna, is also based ona consistent narrow light line uninterrupted by LED luminaires only. “In this supermarket, Zum-dark zones at the luminaire ends, is also quite tobel has managed to perfectly implement animpressive. overall lighting solution, based on LEDs only, boasting a high level of lighting quality. In theIn order to highlight shelves and products, LED future, there will be no way around LED lightingspotlights were installed in the multi-functional solutions, since this technology’s potential isTecton trunking unit, resulting in a consistent extremely high and its efficiency is increasing”,and uniform appearance of the lighting solu- explains Robert Lesiack, electrical consultanttion in the retail area. High-performance LED in charge T Mayr Technical Consultants. Withspotlights are an energy-efficient alternative to its façade made of stone and wood, the ÖGNIhigh-pressure discharge lamps. Moreover, the gold-certified supermarket with a floor spacecooling system integrated into the spotlight of 743 m² harmoniously blends into the Murtalhead ensures a maintenance-free service life of region. In contrast to Vienna, the outside faça-50,000 hours at 70% of luminous flux. Swivel- de too is illuminated in Murau: the LED lightingling spotlights enable staff members to flexibly modules installed below the canopy roof putilluminate product displays subject to seasonal the supermarket into the right light even afterchanges. sunset.
Fact box: SPAR supermarket, Vienna/A Client: : SPARArchitects: 3D, Design.Development-Display, Vienna/AElectrical installations: EMC, Böheimkirchen/A Lighting solution: Zumtobel Tecton LED continuous-row lighting system, SL 1000 LED spotlights, SL 1000 semi-recessed LED downlights, Careena LED surface-mounted luminaires, Crayon LED downlights, Resclite LED emergency lighting, Panos Infinity LED downlights, Tubilux LED tubular luminaires, 2 Light Mini LED downlightsFact box: SPAR supermarket in Murau/A Client: SPARArchitects: Veider Röthl Kaltenbrunner, Leoben/AElectrical consultants: TB Mayr, Bruck a. d. Mur/AElectrical installations: Klampfer, Leonding/A Lighting solution: Zumtobel Tecton LED continuous-row lighting system, SL 1000 LED spotlights, SL 1000 semi-recessed LED downlights, Careena LED surface-mounted luminaires, Crayon LED downlights, Resclite LED emergency lighting, Panos Infinity LED downlights, Tubilux LED tubular luminaires, 2 Light Mini LED downlights, Hedera LED luminaires
Fact box: SPAR supermarket in Wetzikon/CHClient: SPARArchitects: Rudolph Architekten, Zurich/CHElectrical consultants El-Group, Rümlang/CHand installations: Lighting solution: Zumtobel Tecton LED continuous-row lighting system, SL 1000 LED spotlights, SL 1000 semi-recessed LED downlights, Careena LED surface-mounted luminaires, Resclite LED emergency lighting, Panos Infinity LED downlights, Tubilux LED tubular luminaires, pendant luminaire Vivo LEDB2 I The Tecton LED continuous-row lighting system and the SL 1000 LED spotlight ensure a high level oflighting quality and attractive presentation of goods as well as low energy consumption.
B3 I Hedera LED luminaires provide appealing illumination of the Murau-based supermarket even aftersunset.B4 I Thanks to innovative LED lighting, passive building construction, advanced building management andmore, the supermarket branches located in Vienna and Murau save 50% of energy and up to 80 t of CO2.
B5 I Even from outside, the SPAR supermarket in Vienna presents an ecological appearance: the accessibleroof is in stunning contrast to traditional supermarket buildings. B6 I The cash point areas are properly illuminated by suspended Careena LED luminaires. More information: Zumtobel GmbH Kerstin Schitthelm, Dipl-Ing. PR Manager Schweizer Straße 30 A - 6850 Dornbirn Tel. +43 (0)5572 390 - 1484 Fax +43 (0)5572 390 - 91484 Mobil +43 (0)676 8920 3258 firstname.lastname@example.orgPublication is free if due acknowledgement is made: Zumtobel www.zumtobel.com