For protecting buildings from mechanical destruction caused by lightning effects and the associated risk of fire.
External Lightning Protection – Lightning Rod
A system of absolute protection against lightning is mainly composed of two forms of protection systems, depending on their functionality.
Including the various systems used to cover the structures or buildings, as well as open and people against direct lightning strikes areas.
Systems are surge protection suitable for safeguarding facilities and networks connected to electricity, telephone, and data communication equipment.
Active protection systems:
The active protection system performs pre-action to the lightning strike, the priming system emits an ionization creating a shock return to the cloud directed channelling and directing the beam to a safe and ready for download point. It is the system comprising.
Active protection offers a number of advantages over other types of protection:
Protection not only of the structure, also around or open areas. Ease of installation, reducing the price of labour. It is much cheaper. Less visual impact, having a less bulky installation, protected building aesthetically not altered significantly.