Skip to main content


OPTIMIZE is the new name for the next generation of Reality Roadway, with added functionality and a fresh new User Interface to enable even quicker and easier standards-compliant street lighting design.

Real-Time Design

Well known for being quick, easy and intuitive, OPTIMIZE continues the Lighting Reality functionality of providing real-time-on-screen-updates as fittings are selected, moved or changed.

Quick, Easy & Intuitive

Most experienced lighting engineers become competent users in as little as 30 minutes. Navigation is simple and our calculation engine speeds everything up through its capcity for processing thousands of calculations per second.

Ready-Loaded Standards

OPTIMIZE has many international & national standards requirements pre-loaded to speed up design & conformity checking. These include IES,CIE,EN, BS, AS/NZS standards and all relevant classifications.

Ready-Loaded Photometry

OPTIMIZE comes pre-loaded with extensive product portfolios of leading street lighting manufacturers. Additionally, importing of non-listed photometric files is a core feature of OPTIMIZE. For more information, please visit our Photometry section here.

File Handling

OPTIMIZE is compatible with both DXF & DWG files

Report Customisation & Print to Scale

Our report customisation feature enables you to tailor-make your reports to include only the elements you require. OPTIMIZE provides the freedom to design your own print-scales or the ability to choose from pre-defined options.

Deployment & Compatibility

OPTIMIZE runs on any Windows 10 or Mac device and is optimised for Desktops, Tablets and Smartphones. All LR Studio modules are cloud-based with zero-touch deployment for multi-platform access. Licencing is on a subscription basis* to enable One-Log-In-Use-Anywhere functionality.

*Desktop APP versions of OPTIMIZE (Roadway) remain available.

Language Options

OPTIMIZE is available in English as standard, but we are very interested to hear from you if you see a need for further language versions.

MANAGE integrated as standard

MANAGE is a new module in LR Studio that simplifies the process of identifying potential luminaires to design around.

Click here to find out more about MANAGE.

Upgrade to OPTIMIZE+

Upgrade to OPTIMIZE+ and add Queuing functionality to your LR Studio suite

Upgrade to AUTOMATE

Upgrade to AUTOMATE and add the ability to create projects in Excel, submit project scenarios in batches and get the results pre-filled back into the Excel file.

Additional Features

Multiple Grids capability and Auto-Grid spacings set-up with the options panel

Auto recovery to safeguard your work

Keyboard shortcuts to maximise productivity

Bulk import of columns capability; outdoor designs can be populated from external systems

Custom DXF exporting to multiple layers


Get in touch to find out more about OPTIMIZE