Garden City, New York--- W2 Architectural Lighting is celebrating the first year in its new company-owned, ISO-9001 Certified Manufacturing Campus. The state of the art factory encompasses 750,000 square feet of manufacturing space in QingXi, DongGuan in the province of GuangDong, China. The facility has tripled the size of its previous factory (which was in operation for 10 years). W2 is a division of WAC Lighting and a manufacturer of specification grade track, recessed and decorative lighting for the architectural and commercial markets.
W2 Architectural Lighting employs a staff of 2500, at full capacity. The latest technologies are employed in the production and assembly of the complete W2 Architectural Lighting line to create precision lighting products and components by utilizing a broad range of processes, including: die-casting; plastic extrusion; injection molding; CNC lathe and metal punching; moldmaking; spinning; lead-free SMT electronic production; and automated powdercoating. W2 Architectural Lighting works closely with lighting designers, electrical engineers and specifiers in the field to translate their market needs into product offerings that meet their exact specifications.
To reflect the firm’s extensive efforts to support Green energy saving strategies, W2 is practicing Responsible Lighting by developing a sustainable lighting line with the most energy efficient technology available. The firm uses quality materials, artisanship, technologies and processes, evaluated through stringent product testing. A UL-Certified Product Testing Lab offers a full range of tests to meet stringent quality standards for product endurance, durability, reliability, temperature, electrical componentry, lamp and luminaire performance, photometrics, and mechanical safety. An Application, Showroom and Training Center offers displays of the complete product line.
Lighting designers, specifiers and other professionals are welcome to visit the manufacturing facilities.