Findus in France uses Aura Protector Long Life
The Findus factory in Boulogne Sur Mer, France, has installed Aura Eco luminaires fitted with Aura Protector Long Life. «The reduction in energy and maintenance costs that we get thanks to Aura Long Life gives us a short payback time».
Findus factory in Boulogne Sur Mer, France, have about 200 employees. They produce 20,000 tonnes of frozen fish a year which is distributed to France and Scandinavia.
When the Findus factory in France renovated its facilities the choice fell on Aura Light’s energy-saving fluorescent lamps and light fittings in Long Life. Findus, which has a strong environmental awareness in all business areas, decided to install energy efficient fixtures and T5 fluorescent lamps that gives them an energy consumption and a reduction of carbon emissions from the lighting by 50%. In 2011 Findus chose to install 700 lamps and 547 luminaires in the factory.
«We chose Aura Light because they fulfill all our requirements and expectations. The reduction in energy and maintenance costs that we get thanks to Aura Long Life gives us a short payback time», says Thomas Hequet, Engineer at Findus.
In order to meet the standards of hygiene and safety in the food industry Aura Light proposed a fluorescent lamp that is specially developed for this purpose, Aura T5 Eco Saver Protector Long Life. If the lamp should break, the broken glass will be caught up by a protective plastic cover, which means that the production can continue without interruption.