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Distillery Lighting

Lighting for Distilleries must find a balance between style and function; lights must offer optimum performance in vapour-filled environments. A successful lighting design will feature appropriately Zone-Rated, Enclosed Luminaires providing area-specific ambience through CCT selection.

Distillery Lighting LUX LEVELS

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How can Kellwood Lighting help?

  • Enclosed Light Fittings - our distillery lights are housed in tamper-proof enclosures with high IP (ingress) ratings for regular scheduled cleaning.
  • Low Profile Lights - slim luminaires (without compromising on thermal performance) maximises head-room within the distillery.
  • Emergency Lighting - we can provide emergency lighting solutions for distilleries, as well as general lighting solutions.
  • Energy Saving - High efficiency LED light engines minimise energy consumption, and electricity bills.
  • Lighting Design - our lighting design team have the knowledge and experience to provide a distillery lighting scheme to meet SLL (CIBSE) requirements.
  • Smart Controls - optional smart controls can provide further energy savings through integrated microwave sensors.

Please refer to our Hazardous Areas page for information relating to lighting other areas including tank farms, chemical s, and paint shops.

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lux levels for Distilleries

Eave (Lux)Emin/Eave
Barrel filling>200>0.4>80<25-
Sorting, Washing, Mixing, Packing>300>0.6>80<25-

IMPORTANT NOTE: data is compiled from distillery-specific lighting publications. However, these are recommendations only; careful consideration must go into every unique environment.

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ATEX Certified Lighting

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Glass Free

Glass Free

Enclosed Light Fitting

Enclosed Light Fitting


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