Smart City consultant, Corey Gray in Colombo

CEO of LVX Global, Corey Gray is in Sri Lanka until 22 February to meet the key people in state establishments and corporate firms to discuss possibilities of smart city implementations in the country.

Smart city technologies are extensively used in developed countries to offer various benefits to the public. It enhances quality of life, safety and productivity.

LVX Global headquartered in Australia has handled a substantial number of smart city projects in the United States of America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. The projects include airports, museums, public parks, botanical gardens, cricket stadiums, sports complexes and high rise buildings.

Avonet Technologies from Sri Lanka has partnered with LVX to bring smart city technologies to Sri Lanka and the region. This is not only investments in technology and infrastructure. Smart city concepts and practices will bring many behavioral changes in saving time and resources as well says Sachith Fernandopulle, Chief Technology Officer of Avonet.

“As a technology company we attempt to enhance quality of life of our people with smart city technologies,: said Thilina Kumarapathirana, COO of Avonet.

Avonet Technologies has already arranged several knowledge transfer sessions for the benefit of Sri Lankan organizations and practicing professionals with Corey Gray.

LVX to Transform Carrick Hill Estate Arts & Culture Precinct

LVX is excited and proud to announce our collaboration with Carrick Hill Estate, one of Australia’s premier heritage arts & culture precincts. Set amongst expansive grounds and magnificent gardens, heritage listed Carrick Hill Mansion houses one of Australia’s most significant privately assembled collections.

LVX will coordinate the design, documentation, procurement, installation and maintenance of:

  • A new low energy, low maintenance, long life state of the art gallery and general lighting system throughout the mansion
  • Heritage façade, landscape, placemaking, nightscape and functional/compliance lighting throughout the grounds
  • Smart City technology upgrades to the grounds to activate and engage with visitors as well as provide energy, water, waste and significant cost savings as well as beautification
  • World leading fire & life safety technology throughout the mansion to protect staff, visitors and invaluable antiques and works of art

The Carrick Hill Estate Project is core to LVX’s capabilities and experience, but also to our values and passion. This project will provide significant benefits to over 65,000 annual visitors to Carrick Hill as well as awareness and opportunity for many more, as well as significant environmental and commercial benefits that can further activate the precinct.

At its completion Carrick Hill Estate will be one of the world’s most beautiful, safe, immersive and advanced Arts & Culture Smart Precincts.

Stage 1, the installation of landscape lighting to the near proximity of the mansion, as well as façade lighting, will be completed in time for its official opening on 7th December 2018.

LVX Technology Research Tour, Amsterdam 3 – 8 September 2018

It was an extremely informative week in the beautiful and emancipated city of Amsterdam, Netherlands from 3 – 8 September when our CEO, Corey Gray, National Operations Manager, Dean Jones, and General Manager – Europe, Gráinne Flynn, caught up to review several projects as well as emerging technologies for buildings and Smart City.

LoRa, Li-fi and LiDAR technologies as well as RaaS, SaaS & LaaS commercial and finance solutions all took centre stage, along with innovative new dashboards for Smart Building and City management.

A special thank you to our friends at Deloitte for allowing a tour of their State of the Art Smart Headquarters.

Smart Building and City is evolving at a frantic pace and it is critical to LVX’s success in designing robust and futureproof solutions for our clients that we are constantly researching to stay abreast of all of the technical, commercial and legislative innovations in our field.

LVX engaged as specialist Illumination Engineers to Design Moreton Bay Regional Council’s Lighting and Smart Lighting System for Petrie Mill Smart Precinct

LVX’s expertise in specialist illumination engineering and Smart City design services for Infrastructure have again been recognised by our appointment to design and deliver the infrastructure Lighting and Smart City Lighting Solution for Moreton Bay Regional Council’s ambitious Petrie Mill Smart Precinct Project. With a scope including AS/NZS1158 & AS4282 compliance, technical, commercial and risk due diligence and scope covering compliance and aesthetic applications, the lighting solution for the Petrie Mill Project will also provide the basis for expansion over time to monitor and control all of Moreton Bay’s additional 50,000 lighting assets.

LVX appointed to Design City of Sydney’s Smart Lighting System

In a further tick to LVX’s credentials in the Smart City Infrastructure space LVX has today been appointed to design and deliver the Smart City Lighting Solution for City of Sydney’s Light Rail Project. With a scope including technical, commercial and risk due diligence and scope covering compliance and decorative functionalities interwoven with many other potential Smart City functionalities, the lighting solution for the Light Rail Project will also provide the basis for expansion over time to monitor and control all of Sydney’s other lighting assets.

Apokalypsis

This year LVX Community’s Annual Charity Dinner was held at Lenzerheide Restaurant, in Adelaide South Australia and once again brought together art, nearly 200 incredible people including Guest of honour, Australian Art Legend, Tom Gleghorn OAM & Jamie Sach, Penfolds’ Global Brand Ambassador, wonderful food, amazing wine and extraordinary music from Amicus Strings, al for some wonderful causes [make the below link to the charity page]:

  • Cure4CF
  • Roger Rasheed Sports Foundation
  • Carrick Hill Estate
  • Sturt Football Club

Excitingly, This year was also the launch of our new LVX Global brand in a venue not only in our home town, but also especially fitted out by our LVX Engineered Solutions Retail/Hospitality Program.

LVX Community Apokalypsis Event Video

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LVX Managing Director talks Smart City & IoT with SA Premier, Jay Weatherill

Today Corey was invited by the Premier of South Australia, Jay Weatherill, to talk to the media about the present and future of Smart City and The Internet of Things as well as the opportunities being provided and created for jobs and education in this sector.

Corey said “It’s exciting to be able to bring the world’s largest growing industry sector back to my home state where I started LVX 26 years ago. We look forward to continuing to develop world first solutions in these areas for our clients like City of Playford and City of Unley, using unique technology solutions like VeroGuard cyber-security to provide safer, more livable, cost effective and environmentally friendly cities. I can’t wait to get back to Silicon Valley in 2 weeks and talk about what we are doing in Australia.”

Plan for Adelaide to be Cyber-Security centre

We at LVX are really excited about building economic and educational opportunities around IoT and Smart City. As a South Australian who founded LVX in Adelaide 26 years ago but has until now mostly worked interstate and abroad – and as a father of 6 young children – Corey Gray wants more than ever for SA to leverage and benefit from the opportunities of this huge emerging industry sector. 4 world technology firsts with progressive cities like Unley and Playford is a great start.

LVX is hiring

Senior Electrical Engineer – Perth based

The Role

Applications are invited for an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer to work within a specialist Electrical, Illumination, Fire/Life Safety, Sustainability and IoT/Smart City services environment.

LVX is a 26 year old Australian-owned engineered solutions provider with operations in all major capital cities in Australia and Dublin, Ireland. LVX specialises in the delivery of “Engineered Solutions” including concept development, risk assessment, due diligence, design, project & through life management services and technology commercialisation for high profile clients in industry sectors including:

  • Commercial
  • Corrections
  • Defence
  • Education
  • Industrial/Manufacturing
  • Healthcare
  • Infrastructure
  • Smart City

Requirements

  • Electrical Engineering degree with relevant software knowledge including:
    • AGI32 lighting design
    • AutoCAD
    • Revit
  • Experience in design, documentation and delivery of electrical services design solutions within Building & Infrastructure Services
  • Competence in illumination engineering and technical systems design preferred
  • Confident with all aspects of Electrical and Infrastructure Building Services design
  • 5 years’ experience working as an Electrical Engineer preferred
  • Project management experience preferred
  • Ability to coordinate with colleagues, clients, architects, technology providers, trade services providers and other design team members
  • Ability to coordinate with mechanical, electrical, technology, fire services and quality assurance
  • Comprehensive knowledge of local building codes and standards, (including RPEQ and SW47.3)
  • Strong time management and team skills
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

Benefits

  • Immediate start
  • Strong team culture and values based work environment
  • A competitive salary and flexible work conditions
  • Work for an established and respected Australian international engineering consultancy delivering world leading IoT and design based solutions across a broad range of project types

LVX is hiring

Senior Electrical Engineer – Brisbane based

The Role

Applications are invited for an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer to work within a specialist Electrical, Illumination, Fire/Life Safety, Sustainability and IoT/Smart City services environment.

LVX is a 26 year old Australian-owned engineered solutions provider with operations in all major capital cities in Australia and Dublin, Ireland. LVX specialises in the delivery of “Engineered Solutions” including concept development, risk assessment, due diligence, design, project & through life management services and technology commercialisation for high profile clients in industry sectors including:

  • Commercial
  • Corrections
  • Defence
  • Education
  • Industrial/Manufacturing
  • Healthcare
  • Infrastructure
  • Smart City

Requirements

  • Electrical Engineering degree with relevant software knowledge including:
    • AGI32 lighting design
    • AutoCAD
    • Revit
  • Experience in design, documentation and delivery of electrical services design solutions within Building & Infrastructure Services
  • Competence in illumination engineering and technical systems design preferred
  • Confident with all aspects of Electrical and Infrastructure Building Services design
  • 5 years’ experience working as an Electrical Engineer preferred
  • Project management experience preferred
  • Ability to coordinate with colleagues, clients, architects, technology providers, trade services providers and other design team members
  • Ability to coordinate with mechanical, electrical, technology, fire services and quality assurance
  • Comprehensive knowledge of local building codes and standards, (including RPEQ and SW47.3)
  • Strong time management and team skills
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

Benefits

  • Immediate start
  • Strong team culture and values based work environment
  • A competitive salary and flexible work conditions
  • Work for an established and respected Australian international engineering consultancy delivering world leading IoT and design based solutions across a broad range of project types