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Distribution Centre LED Lighting

Warehouse LED Lighting upgrade

A Warehouse LED Lighting project 

Redditch, UK

Industrial Sub-sector
Logistics, Distribution Centre
Facility Types
Warehouse, Narrow Racking

Project Scope 

A large OEM Tier 1 and aftermarket manufacturer runs their European Distribution Centre from Redditch, UK.  The 24/7 operation needed a complete upgrade to their obsolete lighting systems at the same time as adding in 700 meters of new narrow aisle racking.  Ecopare undertook a full lighting audit of the racking, picking, dispatch and receiving areas.  The survey data was used to develop the payback models based on a full photometric analysis of the new LED High Bays and emergency lighting.  Motion sensors for all the aisle was also included in the project.

  • Removal of Metal Halide High Bay and T8 linear lighting and installing 435 LED Highbay lamps
  • Installation of 700 meters of new lighting trunking in new narrow aisle racking
  • Conversion of 230 emergency T8 fittings from maintained to non-maintained mode
  • Installation of lighting controls by aisle and open zone for motion sensing & daylight harvesting
  • Installation of energy monitoring equipment to show actual savings.

Project Outcomes 

  • 24 months Return of investment
  • Verified 69% reduction in energy cost
  • 310 tonnes eCO2t reduction
  • 10 year warranty on the fittings
  • Real-time energy consumption data for the warehouse
Warehouse LED Lighting Upgrade
Warehouse LED Lighting Upgrade
Warehouse LED Lighting Upgrade
Warehouse LED Lighting Upgrade
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