Mana Manchester – Smart Lighting

Intecho designed and installed a smart lighting solution to Manchester’s 1st Michelin Star Restaurant since 1977. The Restaurant was recently opened in October 2018 by the Chester born chef, Simon Martin.

Mana has seen Intecho design in-house automated systems to control atmospheric DALI lighting by individual table, which is all controlled via a simple to use app by the front of house team. This is as well as the design and installation of smart technology throughout. Smart Lighting has provided the restaurant with an energy efficient solution. Adjustments can be made based on occupancy and daylight availability.

Mana is one of the most well talked about restaurants to hit Manchester for some time. Using strictly British produce to create a menu that constantly changes, enabling creativity and evolution, with a view of bringing the first, and long overdue Michelin Star to this vibrant city.

Co-founder and director of Intecho, Paul Murphy commented: “Manchester’s the second destination city in the UK and we want to ensure the dining experience is second to none. Lighting plays an integral part in creating the desired ambience in a restaurant and using the latest technology solutions, we are enabling staff to easily control this to suit the needs, preferences and mood of its diners.”