Level of illuminance for industrial lighting

The amount of light required for any of these industrial applications will depend upon the nature of the work carried out. The luminescence required for manufacturing operations is given in table below.

The size of lamp required can be calculated by considering the area to be lighted, the illuminance required,depreciation factor, and the beam factor of the particular projector to be employed.

The level of illuminance is important to ensure workers can perform their task in comfortable condition and not effected to their eyesight such as become blurred or if more serious can cause a blind. read more

Escape and emergency lighting

In accordance with the Fire Precautions Act 1971 and the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, BS EN 1838 : 1999 Code of practice for the emergency lighting of premises must followed with minimum standards to achieve the safety target.

It is important matter for safety precaution when emergency happen such as fire,explosive,electrical disaster or etc.This system provide the solution for escape to the assembly point in safety and proper ways.

For each country it have their own Act,regulation and code of practice.Basically it quite similar and have additional items depend on their application and suitable with their country. read more

Types of lamps

Basically lamp is a device that produce light and heat either by emission,thermal or discharge radiation.It can be produced in many ways depend on manufacturing technology to create a design and suitable with application.

Over the last few years,lighting manufacture start develop the energy saving lamp and pro long the life span of lamp.When we choosing the types of lamp,the important key is must energy efficiency,suitable with design and application also have a long life span.

The efficiency of a lamp is measured in lumen per watt.From chart below,we can see the comparison about efficiency of lamps and we can decide which type more suitable with our needed and application. read more

Outdoor lighting

For design the outdoor lighting,it must have covered many aspect such as to increase the safety, security and look beauty also saving electricity energy.

We must make a good selection about types of lighting to ensure it suitable with our application,design and the important thing is ENERGY SAVING.

So this time i want share some information how to choose a suitable lighting for outdoor.I hope it can give you some ideas to get a best selection,safety and meet our requirement. read more

Suitable lighting for homes

When we renovated or have a new house,we must planning how to lighting our home which a proper arrangement,looks beautiful and the important thing is energy saving.To archive this,we should have a basic knowledge about how to choose a suitable lighting for home.

Now we can get many types of energy saving lighting such as CFL,Energy Bulb and LED.I highly recommended to use lighting from LED type.Because it very energy saving and have a long lifespan.

This time i want share how to select the right lighting.You can see the different look and feel of a room. Listed below are several ideas to enhance the beauty of the home and to increase lighting energy efficiency. read more

How to measuring your lighting needs?

Lighting is very important to everyone around the world to illuminate house,office or building when dark atmosphere or night.The main purpose for lighting such as create mood,define a space,for security purpose or highlight a section or area.

Before install the lighting for our space,we must first consider a several factors for our lighting needs such as the purpose of area,cost we willing to spend,how many person use that area and energy conservation.That why we need to measuring lighting needs. read more