Portland Lighting move into the Traffic and Road Lighting Arena
Portland Lighting, renowned for their innovative range of sign lighting, trough lighting and hospitality lighting products, and supported by the FW Thorpe Plc group, have been joined by one of the most experienced teams in the industry. Eric Woodhouse and Mark Tudor have worked together in the traffic and road safety lighting industry for many years, from the early days at Truesigns in the late 70's moving to Simmonsigns in the late 90's. Their decision to join us allows the creative team to get back together doing what they know best.
Dave Harrison (MD) said "Its great to have Eric and Mark onboard. They bring us many years of experience in the road and traffic safety lighting market and are full of great product ideas that are fast becoming reality. Exciting times are ahead."
The Portland Traffic brand has been created to service the road and traffic safety lighting market, and will operate from our new Eco factory based in Walsall, West Midlands. We have great links within the FW Thorpe Plc group giving us access to development, testing and our global supply chain.
Portland Traffic is the new go-to name for road and traffic lighting products, encompassing pedestrian crossing lighting, road safety lighting, traffic safety lighting and more. Portland Traffic has been created by a team with a combined 100 years’ experience in road traffic safety lighting, inspired to produce a family of value-engineered products utilising the latest technology and manufacturing techniques.
- Over 100 years of experience in road traffic sign lighting
- Competitively-priced products and services
- Industry-leading manufacturing techniques and facilities
- Dedicated team of professionals
Starting with blank sheets of paper, Portland Traffic brings innovation and engineered value to our growing range of highway products. Using the latest technology our brief is to reduce energy, improve performance and promote low cost of ownership.
Portland Traffic Products
The modular 'BEE SEEN' range of beacon globes and road traffic lighting equipment, covering sign lighting, safety lighting and more. The products are cleverly designed to incorporate further Hi-Viz additions to suit the safety requirements of individual sites. The Value engineered design ensures a standard belisha beacon can be enhanced with further components for extra day time visibility. All feature a high performance LED light engine with a low power consumption.
- All Road Safety Lighting Products
- Standard Belisha Beacon = a high performance LED Belisha Beacon featuring long life, low energy and low maintenance.
- High Viz Beacon = an enhanced version of the Bee Seen Beacon, offering outstanding daytime visibility with night time dimming.
- Centre Island Beacon = a high performance LED white centre island beacon.
- High Peformance LED Illuminated Pedestrian Crossing Post = A high performance LED illuminated pedestrian crossing with adjustable daytime brightness for enhanced daytime visibility which automatically dims at night.
- Retrofit LED Illuminated Pedestrian Crossing Post = A retrofit module designed to convert a standard 76mm post into a fully illuminated pedestrian crossing post complete with standard or Enhanced beacon.