Retrofit Lighting & Design upgraded the warehouse lighting & office lighting throughout a 30,000+ sq ft building for GNW Machine; a custom manufacturing business in Lino Lakes, Minnesota. The LED retrofit solutions have a payback on investment of approx. 1.7 years, include a large rebate from the utility company, provide increased accuracy, efficiency, overall productivity and a notable boost in employee morale.
"Not only for aesthetics and better lighting, but really a safety and wellbeing mechanism as well. It’s really looking at implications that are far beyond present day. It will allow Becketwood to more effectively have people age in place if they can see in the places that they have to navigate as they get older." – Debbie Richman, Executive Manager at Becketwood Cooperative
"It was a big energy project...this rink in particular had a lot of yellow haze from the fluorescents and shadows on the ice for the players. The lighting alone is the big payoff for us. People coming in the building are just amazed." - Joe Bergquist, Arena Manager for The City of Lakeville, Minnesota
Northern Force Dance Company - Disinfecting Air Technology
"We wanted to do everything we could to ensure a safe return for our dancers and our staff when we re-opened our doors. 30 mins kills COVID, Staph, Norovirus and even prevents odors. This was an easy decision for us." - Ron Anderson, Northern Force Dance Company
“The current environment due to COVID-19 has certainly impacted our business. We are expecting about a 50%, maybe a little bit more, savings in our lighting bill. Overall I think we’re going to weather this storm fairly well.”– Dan Miner, Partner at Johnson, Doerhoefer & Miner
Paffrath Jewelers - Making Improvements During a Pandemic
"We did a relamp, changed everything to LED which is going to reduce our electric bill by at least 50% which is exciting, especially during this time. They’re also a lot brighter, which shows off the jewelry a lot better!” – Callan Paffrath