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Testing and Maintenance for Lightning Protection Systems

In a world where technology plays an integral role in the daily operations of our facilities, the need for reliable, resilient, and safe electrical systems is paramount. Lightning strikes pose a significant threat to the infrastructure, electrical equipment, and human life within all types of facilities including: Data centres Pharmaceuticals Hospitals / Primary Care Sites […]

Lightning Protection Zones Attributed to Protecting IT Equipment

In the latest edition of our technical blog series, we outline the key design considerations of designing an earthing system. LPI Group’s Technical Design Manager Mr Hadi Beik Daraei outlines some key considerations of bonding techniques to create a separated Lightning Protection Zone (LPZ) including: The importance of Knowing equipment ports (Internal and External) Realising […]

LPI Group Welcomes nVent to Head Office

As Europe’s leading EPC lightning protection specialists, LPI Group continues to innovate how we deliver cloud to ground protection to our clients. Working with the best and most innovative suppliers in Europe we work to deliver the best earthing, lightning, and surge protection solutions. Last Friday, LPI Group hosted nVent at our head office in […]

LPI Group to Exhibit at Data Centre World London

The LPI Group team are looking forward to attending Data Centre World London on 8th-9th March to meet current and prospective clients. Alan Doyle, European Business Development Manager, says: “I am looking forward to attending this event with Conor McDonald and Luke Carroll to continue building on the great relationships we have developed in the […]

Coverage Studies for Electrical Fixtures on Mission Critical Roofs

  When installing lightning protection systems for mission-critical projects, there is daily interaction between electrical equipment and the fixtures installed at the roof level. In this article, Hadi Baik Daraei, Senior Design Manager at LPI Group, outlines what a coverage study is, how you can protect your data centre roof and electrical equipment against lightning […]

LPI Group Partners with Host in Ireland for a Third Year

LPI Group are delighted to announce our partnership with Host In Ireland for 2023. The partnership involves LPI Group working with the additional 53 partners and the Host in Ireland team to increase awareness of the benefits of hosting digital assets in Ireland, as well as Irish companies that are designing, building, and operating data […]

Lightning Protection Parameters for High-rise buildings

  With an increase of 85% in the number of apartments built in Ireland between 2002-2016, apartments accounted for 12% of all household types in 2016, compared to 11.1% in 2011 according to the Central Statistics Office. According to the (CSO), there are now over 200,000 apartments occupied in Ireland, with the number increasing from […]

LPI Group joins Enterprise Ireland and the IDA Ireland trade mission to Denmark.

LPI Group joins Enterprise Ireland and the IDA Ireland trade mission to Denmark.   Paudi Reidy, CEO of LPI Group, joined Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland on the opening day of Tánaiste Leo Varadkar’s three-day trade mission to Denmark, in which over 60 Irish and Danish companies are participating. The aim of the trade mission is to boost further business collaboration between Ireland and […]

LPI Group bring cloud to ground protection to Swedish market

LPI Group, Europe’s leading professional contracting firm specialising in high-performance lightning protection systems, earthing systems and surge protection devices today announced their commitment to the Swedish market, establishing a new office presence in Gävle, as a result of continued growth in Sweden and other markets in the Nordics. The expansion announced by LPI reflects the […]