In 1987, the company Υ & A DRAKOS ENGINNERING AND LIGHTING CO LTD was established , by the father and the son of the Drakos family, aiming at the trading industry of electrical equipment and luminaires. Both, the father and the son, being electrical and chartered engineers, members of the IET (fellow and member of the IET accordingly), they soon realized the gaps in technical lighting of the Cypriot market. Therefore, theydecidedtofocusonthetradingofluminaires and the provision of support to consulting engineers and architects on this particular field.Thus, in 1989, the company was renamed DRAKOSLIGHTING and the longstanding history of, probably the biggest company of luminaire wholesaling in Cyprus began.
Throughout the years, the two founders of DRAKOSLIGHTING have travelled around Europe to create co-operations with thelargest lighting manufacturers, in order to be able to provide their customers with the best and the most efficient solutions for the particular project each time.
In 2010, the company moved to their new privately owned buildings and hired two more qualified engineers, in order to be able to meet the needs of the Cypriot market, as well as to extend its work to the export sector. In its new facilities, DRAKOSLIGHTING has warehouses of 700 square metres, with equipment of the latest technology for easy and efficient management of the stock it keeps there.
At the same time the quality management and the environmental management certification procedures began. For DRAKOS LIGHTING LTD quality system certification in compliance to UNI EN ISO 9001:2008 achieved in March 2014, is a step towards improvement of the company procedures aiming to improve maximum customer satisfaction.
The company certification with UNI EN ISO 14001:2004 is expected to be achieved on March 2015.
Over the years, the name DRAKOSLIGHTING, according to the consulting engineers, the architects and the electrical engineering contractors in Cyprus, as well as abroad, is associated with quality, reliability and immediate technical support in the lightingfield.