In the world of construction there are large-scale works that demand arduous work done both day and night. Having a correct and adequate luminosity is not only part of the safety standards and protection regulations, but also to provide a suitable environment to work.
Characteristics of lighting within a building
- The light used must not generate reflection, heat or blindness.
- The lighting should be 25 lux intensity.
- The color of the lights should not alter or influence the signs of the place.
- The placement of the lighting systems must not generate any type of risk.
Different lighting systems
Lighting systems that are used more frequently in different constructions:
Mast lighting: It is like a kind of permanent flashlight. It is composed of several lamps that offer the appropriate light intensity.
Lighting towers: It offers a high-power luminosity that covers the entire enclosure.
Metal halide or nite lights: It is a type of portable lighting that has the advantage of being armed with the assembly of several metal halogen lamps.
Balloon lighting: It consists of one or more lamps that are suspended inside translucent balloons that contain helium or air.
Individual lamps: It is a lighting system that each worker has to have light where it is needed.