BP Building LED Conversion

BP Building LED Conversion


Name of Institution : BP Southern Africa

Project Description : Complete conversion of all light sources to LED

Date of project: August 2017

Products used :

LED Panels 1200x600

LED Panels 600x600

LED Bulkheads

LED IP65 Fittings

LED GU10 Downlighters

Background: Client (owner) required upgrade to offices

Project co-ordinators: Owner appointed electrical contractor


Client is a large institutional owner and investor of investment properties. Brief was to present LED samples in consultation with appointed electrical engineer to replace existing inefficient lighting including emergency lighting.

Bespoke fittings were manufactured by our local factory to best suit the working environment taking into account lux levels as required by Occupational Safety Regulations. 50W LED 1200x600 & 40W LED 600x600 panels were manufactured. IP65 Fittings were used in the undercover parking area. LED Bulkheads with emergency gear were used in the stairwells. LED GU10 downlighters were used in reception and boardrooms.

Annual Energy Usage (kWh) Annual CO2 (metric tons)
Before project estimated usage on fluorescents 124,256 128
After project with installation of LED fittings 52,670 54
Savings 58%

74 metric tons

(based on ESKOM 1.03 metric tons per mW/h)