Equilume™ is a world leader in the research and development of light therapy solutions to assist the global horse industry in maximising reproductive efficiency and performance. Head-quartered in Co. Kildare, at the heart of the Irish horse industry, Equilume™ was established in 2012 as a result of pioneering research by company founder, Dr. Barbara Anne Murphy, whose academic research at University College Dublin identified the optimum light level required to advance the breeding season in horses.

To date Equilume™ has been awarded:


Finalist, Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards
Bioscience category.



Finalist, Trophées de l'Innovation du Salon du Cheval de Paris

  Salon du Cheval


Enterprise Ireland 'One to Watch' Award

  Entreprise Ireland


First place in the Newbridge 200 Business Start-Up Competition.

  Newbridge 200


Runner up in the NovaUCD Campus Company Development Program



Short listed for WMB (Women Mean Business) Woman in Technology Award