James Callcut

Bespoke H-Profil at New Scotland Yard

Metropolitan Police Service new headquarters on Victoria Embankment (Curtis Green Building)

The new headquarters for the Metropolitan police service is the Curtis Green Building on Victoria embankment.  The stone clad building has been extensively remodelled and equipped with a new timber and glass ground floor pavilion which serves as the entrance.

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Blade II at University of Oxford’s first BREEAM Outstanding building

Big Data Institute, Oxford University, Make Architects

The Big Data Institute (BDI) is a 7,500 m2 medical research building, dedicated to analytical research of the causes, consequences, prevention and treatment of disease.

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The largest pendant light fitting in the world

Sheppard Robson ID:SR approached Spectral Lighting with a challenging vision. To create two huge rings to light the internal garden court area of a very famous private bank in central London. The initial question posed was, would it be possible to produce a hanging luminaire with sufficient light output to light the area below to a comfortable level. And, given the proposal for one of the rings was to be 12 metres diameter, was it even possible to engineer?

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Scotland’s oldest concert hall gets £6.5m refit

We’ve just supplied an H-Profil pendant (amongst other things) to St Cecilia’s Hall, the oldest purpose-built concert hall in Scotland.  See if you can spot it in this BBC report!





James Callcut

i360 Brighton

Designed in association with Marks Barfield Architects, who were responsible for this iconic new attraction on the south coast. At the base of the tower is the Belle Vue restaurant and a Spectral custom pendant ring luminaire provides the lighting for the centrepiece bar area. Continue reading “i360 Brighton”