Francisco Montiel, Councillor of Tourism of the Municipality of Lorca, has stated that it "has completely renovated the exterior lighting of the wall and the castle of Lorca, so that from this night and throughout the exhibition will illuminate the wall Castle on the occasion of the celebration of Lorca's fair but not yet completed the works. "
This initiative is included in the Tourism Promotion Plan promoted by the city of Lorca.
The work involved the removal of the projector were damaged due to weather and vandalism, and projectors are being replaced by modern and better adapted to the environment.
It also will remove the existing wiring will be replaced with armored cable, which is more resistant and therefore give greater life and quality of installation.
In addition, facilities have been modernized through the implementation of a remote management system.
Among the salient features of this new remote management system, are found, the power level control of lighting through the system software that enables additional energy savings, the adjustment on and off based on the solar curve pattern exact coordinates of the city, allowing a considerable energy saving and sending instant messages up to 3 mobile phones for those incidents that the user has predefined.
It has also upgraded the individual control of each luminaire, which provides information on operational status and impact of each fixture, which is very valuable for the efficient maintenance and service quality of the installation, prior knowledge of the type of failure, leveraging up to the limit of life of each component, as well as optimal management of reduced operating time and full power.
Furthermore, in the case of the wall projectors have been used sodium vapor (yellow) and the castle has an astronomical clock and light sensor which can save energy 40 minutes a day, which accounts for 6 , 5% of the total hours of operation.
In short, this is an initiative by the mayor of Tourism "will enhance the festive atmosphere that prevails in this month in the town of Lorca and respond to citizen demands Lorca."
Source: Ayuntamiento de Lorca