Supplyling RAF With Europe's Largest Solar Taxiway Lighting Installation21-May-2010
Systems Interface Provides The RAF With Europe’s Largest Solar Taxiway Lighting Installation Through BAM Nuttall.
With a major long term construction project to redevelop the southern taxiway at the base, BAM Nuttall required a system guaranteed to provide standard lighting levels year-round without any electrical infrastructure. After rigorous evaluation at RAF Marham and despite the challenges of the UK’s low solar winter, the Avlite AV70-RF lights’ performance impressed. Important to the decision is central control provided by Avlite’s intelligent mesh network remote radio control together with a frangible mounting system for ease and speed of installation.
“In association with The RAF, BAM Nuttall have taken a very close look at the AV70 lights. The low capital costs, better performance, full radio control of the lights from the tower, as well as the industry’s best warranty”
Eddie Lacina - Accounts Manager – Solar Products, Systems Interface
"This exciting new contract will be Europe’s largest solar taxiway lighting installation and a major breakthrough for Systems Interface as a leading supplier of renewable solar airfield lighting systems and delivering new and innovative green technologies through a broad array of complementary solutions to the global aviation industry."
About BAM Nuttall
BAM Nuttall has a rich heritage within the civil engineering market and has been responsible for transforming the UK infrastructure with the completion of many high-profile projects. Specialist in all aspects of airport work, the company has been involved through Royal BAM Group in building new airports as well as carrying out essential maintenance to existing airfields. We have experience in laying PQ concrete and are currently working on a number of military airfields throughout the UK.
About Systems Interface
A leading project-based aviation systems integrator with many years specialist experience delivering turnkey projects to civil and defence airports and Civil Aviation Authorities worldwide.
Systems Interface manages complex logistical and technical requirements, sourcing and supplying fully integrated bespoke ATC systems navigational aids and airfield lighting designed, installed and commissioned to exacting requirements. Services include system design, upgrading existing Air Traffic Control Systems, completely new turnkey installations, safety cases, training and maintenance and civil works. A dynamic project-based organisation with a proven track record for delivering complex projects on time and in budget.
Systems Interface is one of the leading renewable solar airfield lighting systems providers for the global aviation industry with more than 6 years experience in providing renewable solutions.
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