Case Study

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Site Facts

  • Location: Yorkshire, UK
  • Large Retail Distribution facility
  • Multiple use areas – different lighting needs
  • Lighting is currently recessed fluorescent (inc. integral emergency lighting)
  • General Offices, Transport, Meeting room, Board Room Lighting
  • 12/5 Operational Hours
  • 260 Days per year
  • Over 2,500 Members of Staff
  • 301 Luminaires
  • 74,378 kWhrs of electricity on Lighting P.A

The lighting issue on site…

    • Over 10% of the Lighting faulty
    • Nearly 90% of Lighting units 15 years old +
    • Building has had walls removed and rooms added
    • High Failure rates – costly relamp process
    • High Maintenance costs for Lamp/Ballast and Emergency pack Replacement
    • Restricted Access to Luminaires due to site operations
    • Poor Uniformity
    • High Energy Usage
    • 74,378 kWhrs on Lighting per Annum
    • No Lighting Control 

    The Challenge…

    • Design and install an LED lighting system for the site
    • Work during the night to avoid disruption
    • Reposition luminaires to optimize the current building layout
    • Reduce the Lighting Energy Consumption by 50%
    • Minimize the maintenance requirements for years to come
    • Increase Light Levels with enhanced Lighting Uniformity
    • Introduce a Consistent White Led colour spectrum
    • Add Dali controls to the Engineering office area
    • Install new integral Emergency lighting units

    Site Facts

    • An internal LED lighting system specifically designed to each area
    • 301 LED luminaires (50 x Integral Emergency units) have been installed
    • The project was designed, managed and delivered by LYNXled
    • Fast track project delivery taking 3 nights
    • Lighting Energy Consumption reduced by 64.65%
    • 48,083 kWhrs saved P.A – 240,414 kWhrs over 5 years
    • All products are a minimum L80 50,000 hrs compliant
    • Enhanced Lighting Uniformity
    • Dali Controls introduced
    • Increased Lux Levels (min 10%) 



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