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An escape with ballasts to snowy Toronto

We like to start the year with the dry heat of CABSAT at Dubai, and move to BSC Expo in London to adjust to the cooler air temperature before plunging into a freezing Toronto for the appropriately named William F White February Freeze. CABSAT, the largest broadcast trade show in the Middle East, ... Read Full Article

Do you remember? This is Power Gems as it was in 1993

How has your day changed since 1993? Twenty-five years on from modest beginnings in an office in Salford, the world’s leading independent designer and manufacturer of electronic ballasts, Power Gems, boasts three international offices, service centres in New York, Atlanta and China, and sells more... Read Full Article

Power Gems gets a new logo for 25th anniversary

Power Gems has big plans for 2018 – and a new look to mark 25 years of designing and manufacturing electronic power supplies. Our foundations were laid back in 1991, and the logo has evolved over the years. This is how we started out: Then we introduced the button logo (see below, left... Read Full Article

Time to unplug

Christmas is coming. It’s time to unplug your ballasts and reconnect with friends and family. On Friday 22 December, Power Gems will close for a short break, to refresh and recharge our power supplies. We return on Tuesday 2 January. 2017 has been a great year, here’s to a Happy New Year! ... Read Full Article

Power Gems with STS Lighting at Berlin State Opera House

On Thursday 7 December, Berlin Opera House will open its doors again to mark the institution’s 275th anniversary. After so many years, it’s a long-awaited opening, and Power Gems were fortunate to get a sneak preview of our ballasts in their new home. The Staatsoper on Boulevard Unter den... Read Full Article