It is likely that alterations to the highway will mean an alteration to the existing street lighting system or the new layout and purpose will require lighting. We prepare Section 278 lighting designs in accordance with the Local Authority's specification, ensuring a swift approval process.


A typical Section 278 Street lighting design package will include:


  • Location plan

  • Lighting design calculations inc. supply of the electronic file

  • Design considerations - Lighting Design Overview Report

  • Contract documents

  • Survey pictures

  • Cable calculations

  • Schematic drawings

  • Connections schedule inc. UMSUG codes and grid references

  • Scheme drawings inc. site clearance

  • Passive Safety Risk Assessment

  • CDM Risk Assessments

  • Environmental considerations


Each package is tailored to the requirements of the project.


If you would like us to prepare a Section 278 street lighting design for your next project, contact us for a quotation.


  • Section 278 Street Lighting Design

  • Tailor-made design packages

  • Local Authority Liaison

  • AutoCAD and Lighting Reality Software

  • Section 278 Construction

  • Section 278 Inspections

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