ADB SAFEGATE and Musco Lighting Partner to Offer Suite of Airport Efficiency Solutions

October 2, 2018

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COLUMBUS, OH and OSKALOOSA, IA–ADB SAFEGATE Americas, LLC, and Musco Lighting have announced a partnership that will offer airports in the Americas a complete portfolio of solutions designed to improve operational performance, environmental impact, efficiency, and safety.

ADB SAFEGATE is a global leader in offering fully integrated solutions—including apron, airfield, tower, and service solutions—that support airport development and enhance operational procedures. The company works with some of the biggest airports around the world, bringing an unmatched expertise and commitment to ensuring they operate more smoothly and efficiently from approach to departure.

“Our primary objective is to help our customers operate and maintain a safer, efficient and sustainable airport,” said Joe Pokoj, CEO Americas, ADB SAFEGATE. “Our extensive experience working with airports, and Musco’s lighting expertise, creates a win-win situation. We are excited to bring our customers a cost-effective LED solution for apron lighting that will also benefit their operations and the environment.”

Musco provides industry-leading apron lighting systems for airports that improve visibility, reduce energy consumption, and help airport staff operate more safely and efficiently. With 40 years of industry experience, project management expertise from planning through installation, and customized engineering capabilities that adapt systems to the exact architectural specifications of each airport, Musco brings a distinctive set of qualifications to the partnership.

The company’s Total Light Control—TLC for LED™ technology, which works as a newly-installed or retrofit system, achieves superior light quality for improved visibility, eliminates glare, and integrates with existing facility lighting systems. TLC for LED is backed by a 10-year parts and labor warranty, supported by a 170-member warranty team that provides ongoing support and service. The system has been installed at airports around the world including McCarran International Airport (LAS), Vancouver International Airport (YVR), and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) Terminal 4.

“ADB SAFEGATE is known for helping the busiest airports all over the world operate more efficiently and smoothly with an innovative mix of intelligent solutions. We’re proud to be moving ahead together with this partnership,” said Jeff Rogers, Vice President of Musco. “We’re confident that airports across North and South America will realize some impressive benefits and evolve their operations in ways that will improve the experience for everyone.”


ADB SAFEGATE is a leading provider of solutions that boost efficiency, improve safety, raise environmental sustainability and reduce operational costs for airports and airlines worldwide. With intelligent solutions spanning the airside for gate, airfield, tower and service, the company partners with airports and airlines worldwide to increase airport performance, from approach to departure. ADB SAFEGATE has more than 1,000 employees in more than 20 countries and operates in more than 175 countries, serving more than 2,500 airports.

About Musco Lighting

Musco has been pioneering solutions for transportation and infrastructure lighting for more than decade, with innovations in glare reduction and light control responsible to the needs of facility owners, users, neighbors, and the night sky. Musco’s TLC for LED® system technology delivers a level of light control and uniformity that can’t be matched, and is the solution of choice at international airports, rail yards, industrial sites, iconic landmarks, and some of the largest ports around the world. Musco backs its LED solutions with a long-term warranty covering parts and labor, eliminating maintenance concerns and costs for customers.

Media Contacts

Tamara Phippen
Musco Lighting