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Mackworth Shopping Precinct, Derby

Working on behalf of Balfour Beatty Living Places (BBLP) in Derby which BBLP have the street lighting PFI working in partnership with Derby City Council (DCC), MMA Lighting Consultancy Ltd provided a lighting design solution in December 2015.

The lighting design solution met the then current DCC specification and in accordance with BS5489:2013. The scheme was lit to C3 for the traffic …

More from oversea’s!

Whilst posting some photos from oversea’s, it suddenly dawned on us that we had some more from last summer from abroad. This time they are from the Dominican Republic showing how they like to install some of their lighting, or certainly did a few years back. Various types of electric, telephone cables etc together with the road lighting lantern …

A few photos from overseas…

One of our engineers recently visited Thailand on holiday and on his wanderings took some photos showing some existing street lighting and overhead cable shots. We thought it was interesting to share them with you as a comparison to what you might find in the UK and the different methods of approach by engineers…

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Xmas Opening Hours

MMA Lighting Consultancy will be closed from 5pm on Tuesday 20th December and will re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.

We wish all our customers a very happy Christmas holiday season and a peaceful and prosperous New Year.

We would also like to extend a sincere thank you to all our customers during the past year and we look forward to being of assistance …

Energy a precious commodity in Street Lighting

The UK has approximately 7.5m Streetlights in the UK and that costs the UK in the region of £300 million per annum as of 2014. Much of the energy (30%) producing the light in the UK was wasted with out of date technology by dispersing light towards the sky. In an age where local authorities have tight budgetary constraints …

Private Lighting Developments, the grey area of exterior lighting?

Private developments are fast becoming a popular choice for new developments; with the expensive adoption process and the need to pay a “Bond” to local authority’s a concern for developers. Also with many local authorities’ adoption process being a lengthy and potentially complicated process which can prove a deciding factor.

With this in mind a lot of developers sometimes rely …

We renew our CQMS accreditation for another year

MMA Lighting Consultancy Ltd has succesfully renewed our CQMS accreditation which is inter connected to our existing SSIP/SMAS – Worksafe Consultancy for street lighting design. CQMS enables us to continue our working relationship with Linden Homes throughout the UK.

Mark Chandler – Southern Region

0118 321 5636

Section 38 lighting designs

With the UK government continuing too target large scale house building projects across the country and local authority’s having targets for house building from central government. Section 38 developments are by far the largest source of work for MMA Lighting Consultancy and provide a great opportunity to our design engineers to work on a fresh and usually …

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