About

We will help you to take a project all the way from concept to completion ensuring that the vision is realised fully rather than compromised before it gets off the drawing board

Neil Silver is the Principal of Lighting Control in Edinburgh working with all the major names in controls.

A control system requires many choices to be made in the design stage to allow the desired operation. At Lighting Control we can help you through these stages and empower you to take control of the project at whatever level you are involved.

We can provide in-house controls design, programming, integration and provide all important training to complete a project all the way to handover.

At Lighting Control we don’t just design the lighting we make the lighting design happen by ensuring the technical and electrical design of the system is sound.

We work with many of the main manufacturers of Audio Visual controls, home controls and Lighting Controls.


Meet the team

Neil Silver

Principal of Lighting Control

Crestron Masters Silver certified in Simpl# and Simpl# PRO Programmer with over 15 years experience in Audio Visual delivery working across corporate , residential and entertainment sectors. Neil is an articulate and well qualified Engineer effective in delivering projects and creativity within technical industries. A committed practitioner who challenges others to achieve to the best of their abilities within a positive environment. Neil has worked on Large corporate and government projects including the NHS Videoconferencing Implementation Nationwide, General Mills Paris Offices Town Hall Systems.

Jonathan Kennedy

Deployment Programmer

Jonathan is a Crestron CSP and works with Lighting Control on deployment and maintenance work on corporate and educational projects.

Qualifications:
– Crestron Certified Programmer
– Fusion Certified Programmer

Kelechi Aofolaju

Crestron CSP

Having worked for a global AV Integrator, Kelechi now works as an independent service provider (CSP), continuing to work on exciting projects in both the commercial and residential markets. Kelechi works on offsite Development and Deployment works for Crestron Projects. Kelechi is an active member of Avixa and sits as a member of the diversity council.

Qualifications:
– Certified Technology Specialist
– Crestron DM Certified Engineer
– Crestron Certified Programmer
– Crestron Master Technology Architect

Nick Thompson

Lighting Control Engineer

Whole House Automation Audio & HD Video Integration / Distribution Lighting Commissioning Home Cinemas Wired & Wireless Networking.

Qualifications:
– KNX
– Loxone
– Sonos Multiroom
– Mode Lighting

Paul Cooke

DSP / Design Engineer

Originally an Electrical Engineering Apprentice, Paul has worked providing AV & technology solutions for much of his working life and latterly in process improvement projects within the Oil & Energy vertical.

Paul’s career advancement from an Installation Engineer through to a Director; helping establish a US office and working with global enterprises has been challenging and rewarding.

Qualifications:

Richard Hills

AMX VIP Consultant

Richard is a highly experienced professional engineer with over 30 years background in the Audio Visual industry. Richard consults on projects for Lighting Control as part of his business extrasolve.

Richard is an active member of a number of professional associations including being a member of the IET, a member of the ISCVE and Avixa where he is an active council member.

Capable in a number of different control and audio systems

Qualifications:
– Extron Certified Control Professional
– AMX VIP

Sofi Freijeiro-Armitage

Senior Administrator / Virtual PA

Working behind the scenes; Sofi assists with office administration, bookkeeping, proofreading, creating and maintaining documents and website maintenance.

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