Universities & Research Organisations

As a result of Plessey’s long association with Universities and Research Organisations, the Plessey LED grow light product range is the UK brand leader in these sectors.

With a double gimbal adjustment, Plessey’s grow light Attis range of LED grow lights provide high levels of light energy and are ideal for smaller glasshouse compartments, walk-in growth rooms and growth cabinets. Exceptional results have been achieved at multiple educational and research institutions.

Award winning

Plessey’s Attis-7 grow light has recently been awarded ‘LED Lighting Product of the Year’ at the Elektra Awards 2016. The prestigious awards celebrated excellence in design, innovation and technology from across the electronics industry. To read more, please click here

Case studies

We have successfully installed our Attis range of LED grow lights in a number of key universities and research establishments. The following are an extract of these case studies and highlight the key benefits obtained from implementing the Plessey total solution.

Universities and Research Institutions applications:

  • General plant growth
  • Tissue culture
  • Seedling propagation
  • Plant growth to yield

Universities and Research Institutions benefits:

  • Faster growth rate
  • More compact plant morphology
  • Energy savings in excess of 60% (compared to HPS)
  • Improved root growth
  • Higher chlorophyll content
  • High biomass
  • Thicker and sturdier leaves
  • Reduced air conditioning costs
  • Greater switch on/off flexibility