Company History

Established in 1912, CEAG provides a range of high quality lighting products and services. Now reaching 107 years of trading, CEAG is especially proud to continue to manufacture high quality lighting solutions. With an enviable reputation due to our customer satisfaction, CEAG supplies some of the world’s leading companies. We continue to provide complete solutions to our customers due to our diverse product range and in-depth expertise.

Light bulb manufactureThe Early Days

In 1912, the Home Office were anxious to discover a Lamp that conformed to all safety and performance requirements. An International Competition took place where the winning lamp would receive an award of £600.

The competition organisers received over two hundred lamps of various designs and manufacture. The “CEAG” Electric Lamp was declared the winner. The judges describing the CEAG entry as the “safest mining lamp in the world”. By 1919 CEAG had manufactured over 500,000 award winning lamps, for use in over 300 installations.

Building on the mining heritage of the company, CEAG continues to develop innovative products across a range of industry sectors.  In the 1940s, the automotive sector became CEAG’s biggest sales areas with “Lumax” becoming a trusted global brand. The supply of a broad range of products such as industrial lighting in hazardous environments is a further example of the range of support available.

CEAG History FactoryCEAG – Today

In 2006 the decision was taken to move to new be-spoke premises to facilitate further growth of the business across global markets. The continued development of new products to meet existing and new markets remains at the heart of CEAG’s approach.

With exports around the world to over thirty countries, customers range from small, medium sized companies in addition to larger businesses and globally recognised brands.  

Above all, our work is continuing to improve the performance of CEAG products to ensure they are second to none.

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