Sports facilities, airports, public spaces and buildings. These are complex areas which call for high performance and uncompromising lighting installations. Such specialist structures demand equally expert and high performance solutions, in order to welcome, involve and host.
The lighting of ice sports facilities is among the most challenging because of the surface reflectance of almost one hundred percent. The light must be evenly distributed to provide maximum visual comfort for athletes and the audience and minimizing the intensity of moving shadows on all sides of the field.
Sports lighting must meet high standards for illumination and quality requirements that differ depending on the discipline practiced. Energy savings are also of fundamental importance. An efficient system reduces both costs and CO2 emissions by using state-of-the-art electronic components and intelligently managing the hours of use. Together, these elements offer athletes and spectators safer and more comfortable sports facilities.
Illumination for football is fundamental at every level of competition, whether international or amateur, to render the competition more exciting and vivid. Excellent visibility is required when events are filmed for HD TV. In fact, during the game, quality of light makes a difference in whether live or in replay.
For tennis lighting, both at an international and amateur level, a lighting system is needed that is carefully designed in compliance with current regulations. It must also offer visual comfort to athletes and spectators, and guarantee savings and efficiency. High performance LED light sources offer a savings of up to 50% compared to traditional sources.
Water sports lighting requires low-maintenance products that are resistant to chlorine corrosion and a high operating temperature. The general lighting must allow athletes to best perform the various activities that take place in the pool while limiting glare and allowing spectators to view the competitions with the maximum visual comfort.