Just replacing our old SP6 with a modern cheap and nasty version so we can take our much loved 'original' to our new house! Don't know how old our one is as it was a fixture in our outside loo when we came to our soon to be sold property. Delighted to see you are still in business !

Jacqueline Hicks

Emergency Lighting: Are You In The Dark?

Emergency lighting saves lives and if it goes wrong it can have terrible consequences. In the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy building owners and operators are reviewing their best practice. Coughtrie can help.

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IK Ratings For Impact Resistant Luminaires: Everything You Need To Know

The IK rating is tested to the standard laid out in IEC 62262. This determines the level of resistance of electrical products, such as luminaires, to standardised and repeatable mechanical impacts.  

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Lighting Controls: They Are Smart But Are They Clever?

Lighting controls can increase the efficiency of your installation but there are pitfalls. Coughtrie offers market leading solutions and advice on everything from daylight sensing to emergency lighting to the internt of things.

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IP Or Not IP? That Is The Question

IP or ingress protection helps to classify lumenaires and light fittings for use in arduous applications where water of dust can be a hazard for electrical use. This quick guide explains what this means for the lighting industry and customers including

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Coughtrie International delivers World-Class lighting system to Grampian Prison

A major supplier to the UK custodial sector, Coughtrie International has recently completed another successful prison lighting project in partnership with The Scottish Prison Service and Skanska.

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Coughtrie International feature in the Custodial Review

Lighting systems in prisons and custodial units have undergone radical changes in the last two decades. This was accelerated by the recent introduction of the Safer Custody programme. It's set to change again with the pressures on public spending.

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Revolutionary Custodial Lighting Design from Coughtrie: Segura

Coughtrie International has introduced an innovative and patented lighting range - The Segura Range

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