Differences between active and passive lightning rods

Noticia

There are many doubts about the differences between the main external protection systems: ese lightning rods and conventional system
Differences between active and passive lightning rods

Wind Farms

Solución

We minimise the risk of lightning strikes on wind turbines
Wind Farms protection

Electricity companies

Solución

Their structures endure a large number of lightning strikes. Minimising their effects is key to maintaining the service.
Electricity companies

Theme parks and fun fairs

Solución

In order to prevent incidents, open areas where large numbers of people congregate need specific safety systems.
Theme parks and fun fairs

Telecommunications

Solución

Protecting metal structures is fundamental to prevent loss of service.
TTelecommunications lightning

WTC Barcelona

Caso Estudio

Located in Barcelona's commercial port, it was designed by the American architect Henry N. Cobb
WTC Barcelona pararrayos

Palau Sant Jordi

Caso Estudio

Designed by Arata Isozaki, the Japanese architect, this multifunctional indoor venue is located in Montjuic Park in Barcelona's Olympic Ring. It is considered to be a masterpiece of modern engineering and architecture.
Palau Sant Jordi

Hotel complexes

Solución

These buildings must be prepared for the possible effects of lightning strikes and to protect the people in them.
Hotel complexes

Sporting facilities

Solución

Safety systems are essential to protect people who gather in large-scale structures with high seating capacities
Sporting facilities