SACRAMENTO, Calif. July 11, 2018—McWong, a leading lighting and controls solutions provider, has received notification from the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Progress Committee that the company’s PacWave® Smart Sensor Control Platform was accepted into the 2018 Progress Report.
The PacWave Smart Sensor Control Platform encompasses a range of occupancy and motion sensors, in-wall occupancy and dimming controllers, dimming power packs, fixture controllers, and mobile apps (Android and iOS) for remote configuration of sensor and dimming settings. It combines sensor-based detection with Bluetooth-ready control capabilities for a cost-effective and future-proof approach to indoor/outdoor lighting and beyond. With built-in Bluetooth beacon capability, the platform supports technology applications including indoor positioning and navigation, RTLS (real-time locating systems), and asset tracking.
“We’re very pleased with the Committee’s acknowledgment of our innovation,” notes Blane Goettle, Vice President of McWong. “Our PacWave technology enables significant advances in wireless control capabilities. Both the marketplace and our technology partners applaud this recognition.”
Progress Report acceptance is based on an impartial judging process used by the Committee to evaluate each submission on its uniqueness, innovation and significance to the lighting industry. The Committee will present this year’s Progress Report at the IES Annual Conference on August 10, 2018 in Boston MA. It will also be published in the November 2018 issue of LD+A magazine.
For more than 30 years, McWong has combined the best of East and West in leading the design and manufacture of high-quality lighting control equipment and related electrical components. Through its respected PacWave™ and Pacific product series, the company has demonstrated an unparalleled mix of innovation, quality and service to a strong and loyal customer base. With state-of-the-art design and manufacturing facilities in both the U.S. and China, the company offers a comprehensive line of control components for OEMs as well as robust stand-alone solutions for contractors, ESCOs and facility managers seeking to implement energy-saving control solutions. More information about McWong International can be found at