7.8003.14 Fixture Replacement

Topic: 
Plug Load
Subtopic: 
Lighting
Desired Outcome: 
Energy used for lighting reduced
Note: 
The authority having jurisdiction may require that a licensed professional perform certain tasks outlined in this detail.
For supporting material, see Referenced Standards.
TitleSpecification(s)Objective(s)
7.8003.14a
Assessment

Lighting strategy will be provided by lighting professional

Work order will be evaluated against site circumstances

Determine and ensure appropriate device and location

7.8003.14b
Selection

Hard-wired indoor fixtures will be in accordance with ANSI ANSI American National Standards Institute, www.ansi.org / UL UL Underwriters Laboratories 1598

Plug-in indoor fixtures will be in accordance with ANSI ANSI American National Standards Institute, www.ansi.org / UL UL Underwriters Laboratories 153

Hard-wired outdoor fixtures will be suitable for local climatic conditions and in accordance with ANSI ANSI American National Standards Institute, www.ansi.org / UL UL Underwriters Laboratories product standards

Fixture will be capable of being attached to existing wiring

Fixture will carry at least a 1-year warranty

Test existing emergency fixtures and repair or replace if necessary

In-unit replacement fixtures will be ENERGY STARĀ® qualified

Fixture will comply with selection criteria of SWS 7.8003.11 Lamp Replacement and SWS 7.8003.13 Ballast Replacement

Reduce energy use

Ensure device functions appropriately

Ensure product safety

Ensure occupant safety

7.8003.14c
Installation

Work will be performed by licensed electrical professional or a qualified contractor

Fixture will be de-energized before work begins

Appropriate lockout procedures will be followed in accordance with OSHA OSHA U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration, www.osha.gov 1910 Subpart S and ANSI ANSI American National Standards Institute, www.ansi.org / NFPA NFPA National Fire Protection Association, www.nfpa.org 70E

Fixture will be installed in accordance with ANSI ANSI American National Standards Institute, www.ansi.org / NFPA NFPA National Fire Protection Association, www.nfpa.org 70, ANSI ANSI American National Standards Institute, www.ansi.org / NFPA NFPA National Fire Protection Association, www.nfpa.org 70E, and manufacturer specifications

All penetrations will be sealed ( ANSI ANSI American National Standards Institute, www.ansi.org / NFPA NFPA National Fire Protection Association, www.nfpa.org / ICC ICC International Code Council Fire Code)

Egress fixtures will be installed in accordance with applicable codes ( NFPA NFPA National Fire Protection Association, www.nfpa.org 101)

Lighting fixtures will be installed and secured as specified NECA/IESNA 500

Ensure worker safety

Ensure occupant safety

Preserve integrity of building envelope Envelope The separation between the interior and exterior environments of a building that includes a combination of air and thermal barrier

Ensure integrity of fire barrier

Ensure quality installation

7.8003.14d
Commissioning

Fixtures will be tested to meet IESNA light levels for certain tasks

Fixtures will not impact required egress lighting, as required by ANSI ANSI American National Standards Institute, www.ansi.org / NFPA NFPA National Fire Protection Association, www.nfpa.org 101

Meet target light levels

Ensure occupant satisfaction

Ensure occupant safety

7.8003.14e
Decommissioning

Fixtures, lamps, and ballasts will be disposed of in accordance with local ordinances or manufacturer specifications

Ballast manufacture date will be determined, if possible

If the ballast is known to contain PCBs, does not have "No PCBs" on the ballast, or if the manufacturer cannot determine if the ballast contains PCBs, assume the ballast contains PCBs and dispose of ballast in an EPA EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, www.epa.gov -approved facility

Ballasts manufactured in 1979 and after will be disposed of in accordance with local ordinances or manufacturer specifications

Protect the environment

Prevent the reuse of inefficient components

7.8003.14f
Safety

Broken lamps containing mercury will be cleaned in accordance with EPA EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, www.epa.gov guidelines

Ensure worker safety

Ensure occupant safety

7.8003.14g
Staff education

Building operations staff will be provided with warranty information, product specification, and installer contact information

Educate building operations staff about operation and maintenance of equipment

Ensure continued savings

7.8003.14h
Occupant education

Occupants will be educated on new fixtures and benefits

Occupants will be provided with lamp disposal procedure, as determined by building operations staff

If lamps containing mercury are used, occupants will be provided with lamp disposal procedure in accordance with EPA EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, www.epa.gov guidelines

Education will be provided by building operations staff

Educate occupants about new fixtures and benefits

Ensure continued savings

Protect the environment

Ensure occupant safety