Emergency Lighting Control


RAPIX EM 235x235 - Communicating with BACnet

Communicating with BACnet

“Lighting control system must be able to communicate with BMS” How many times do we see the above (or similar) in a specification? A one liner asking for one system to talk to another with no further detail on the…

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emergency lighting compliance testing

Emergency Lighting Testing

Testing emergency lighting can be a real pain! But why not let the system test itself? The Australian and NZ Standard AS2293.2 requires that emergency evacuation lighting  systems should be inspected and maintained in accordance with relevant procedures specified in…

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Emergency Lighting Testing New Zealand

DALI Emergency Lighting

In New Zealand it has been common for emergency lighting to be a stand alone system, running completely independently of lighting control, often with very basic mechanical timer testing and usually no automated reporting or alert system. Overseas, the preferred…

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