In an industry first, Willie Duggan Lighting has won an award at the prestigious LIT International Lighting Design Awards for its external lighting of Carton House, Co Kildare. It also received an honourable mention for its work on Blanchardstown Shopping Centre.

Willie Duggan Lighting is a family-run Irish lighting design company now over 80 years in business. In its third generation, it is run by sister and brother Monica and Willie Duggan.

Willie, who was lead lighting designer on Carton House says: “We are blown away by the award. We have a brilliant team here in Willie Duggan and I am very proud of them. The façade at Carton House was an amazing canvas for playing with light and it means a great deal that our work is being recognised on an international scale.”