Lighting Towers: Technology and Innovation

Posted by Grace Vanbergen on Dec 6, 2019 10:00:00 AM
Lighting Towers: Technology and Innovation

Lighting towers have been lighting up construction sites for over forty years across the globe. To this day, they are still being developed for versatility across a range of working environments and reduced emissions and noise for an eco-friendly lighting solution. More recently, lighting towers are more often used for events and TV/film sets, helping to illuminate large working areas and create a safer environment for all involved.

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Topics: LED Lighting, Construction Site Lighting, Construction Sites

Lighting Towers for TV and Film

Posted by Grace Vanbergen on Nov 29, 2019 10:00:00 AM
Lighting Towers for TV and Film

Lighting towers can be used in fields, on construction sites, for events and on TV and Film sets too. They are mobile and fuel-efficient - but what are the key features of lighting towers required for TV and film applications? It can be difficult to know what to look for, but here are some things to keep an eye out for when searching for the perfect lighting tower for your set.

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Topics: LED Lighting, Hire Equipment

X-Splash: Winter Care for your Wash Bay

Posted by Grace Vanbergen on Nov 22, 2019 10:00:00 AM
X-Splash: Winter Care for your Wash Bay

During the winter, it gets cold and the X-Splash does need a little more TLC to ensure it is all running efficiently through this season. We’ve written five checks for you to do when the cold really hits!

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Topics: Servicing

X-Hybrid Lighting Tower: hybrid technology is the way forward

Posted by Grace Vanbergen on Nov 15, 2019 10:00:00 AM
X-Hybrid Lighting Tower: hybrid technology is the way forward

A-Plant (alongside Balfour Beatty) tested the X-Hybrid lighting tower from Trime UK, a unit with batteries and a fuel-efficient back-up engine. This case study shows how the construction industry is benefiting from new, innovative, sustainable plant.

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Topics: LED Lighting, "Carbon Reducing", Hire Equipment

Diesel Powered Lighting Towers - are they eco-friendly?

Posted by Grace Vanbergen on Nov 8, 2019 10:00:00 AM
Diesel Powered Lighting Towers - are they eco-friendly?

Over the years, diesel-powered lighting towers have been the go-to option without question for temporary lighting on construction sites, security, sports, and the list goes on. Today, there are many alternatives in the mix to choose from: solar, hybrid, battery and electric. But diesel units are still powering on as the leaders.

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Topics: Outdoor Site Lighting, Construction Site Lighting, Health and Safety

Glare-Free/Anti-Glare Lighting Towers

Posted by Grace Vanbergen on Nov 1, 2019 10:00:00 AM
Glare-Free/Anti-Glare Lighting Towers

Glare is the difficultly of seeing in the presence of a bright, usually white, light. This can be generated from reflected sunlight, or artificial light (i.e.: from car headlights). With the latest technological developments, glare-free (or anti-glare) lighting towers are now available, helping to make a more comfortable working environment for builders, construction managers and others who may be working on a site that requires lighting support.

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Topics: LED Lighting, Construction Sites, Health and Safety

Reducing Contamination on Construction Sites - lighting, work-wear and machinery.

Posted by Grace Vanbergen on Oct 25, 2019 10:00:00 AM
Reducing Contamination on Construction Sites - lighting, work-wear and machinery.

When working on construction, quarry, or event sites, contamination is more than likely. To reduce the spread of contaminates from site to site, getting the right equipment is important. Contamination doesn’t just include soils from one construction site to another, it also includes water, noise and CO2 pollution which are the biggest risks to the surrounding areas and people.

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Topics: Construction Sites, Health and Safety

What X-Splash do I buy? - Cleaning your equipment with Trime

Posted by Grace Vanbergen on Oct 18, 2019 10:00:00 AM
What X-Splash do I buy? - Cleaning your equipment with Trime

Like with anything, getting the size right is important. With the X-Splash, some points do need to be considered before purchasing this equipment. At Trime we have made a few suggestions to think about when considering the X-Splash Wash Bay.

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Topics: Servicing, Health and Safety

Checks on your Lighting Towers for Winter

Posted by Grace Vanbergen on Oct 11, 2019 10:00:00 AM
Checks on your Lighting Towers for Winter

As winter comes ever closer (3 weeks to go!), your lighting towers will be out and about being used more than they have been over the summer months. It is really important, for your safety and others, that the lighting towers are in good condition when they are going from hire to hire.

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Topics: LED Lighting, Servicing

Why go Eco-Friendly? - Reduce emissions and save money.

Posted by Grace Vanbergen on Oct 4, 2019 10:00:00 AM
Why go Eco-Friendly? - Reduce emissions and save money.

With the on-going, global environmental pressures, finding plant and machinery which reduce emissions and/or use less energy can be difficult for procurement managers. Saving money and reducing energy through the products listed on the Enhanced Capital Allowance (ECA)* can make a difference to businesses, plus will make a difference to the environment.

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Topics: Outdoor Site Lighting, "Carbon Reducing"

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