Lucy Group now specified within G81 regulations for industrial and commercial underground connected loads up to and including 11kV

SOWERBY BRIDGE, UK: Lucy Zodion Ltd, leading manufacturer of street lighting controls and isolation equipment, is pleased to announce its street light cut outs (SLCOs) are now part of the G81 specification framework, won by Lucy Group for industrial and commercial underground connected loads up to and including 11kV. Western Power Distribution exclusively specifies a number of Lucy Group secondary power distribution solutions throughout the East and West Midlands, South West and Wales regions.

The updated specification means that Lucy Zodion’s SLCOs are now approved by every Distribution Network Operator (DNO) throughout the UK. Furthermore, Western Power Distribution (WPD) specifies Lucy Zodion SLCOs onto contract for exclusive use within their region.

The products the G81 standard includes are:

THM0048847      SLF IPC Type 1 (SNE) HEX Drive Clear Cover
THM0041767      SLF IPC Type 2 (CNE) HEX Drive Clear Cover
Lucy Zodion is one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of street lighting cut outs and is dedicated to adhering to industry standards, as well as its own quality procedures. Lucy Zodion’s SLCOs are compliant with BS 7654, which covers all aspects of the cut out from the materials in which it is manufactured, to a series of tests relating to temperature, ingress protection, current and mechanical strength.

Other features of the approved products include clear covers, enabling quick and safe inspections, Insulating Piercing Connectors (IPC) to protect against insulation shrink back, as well as many more high quality benefits associated with the Lucy Zodion SLF range.

The full framework for materials can be found here

For more information about the Lucy Zodion products covered in the Western Power Distribution G81 specification, or to discuss the specification in more detail, please contact Lucy Zodion on 01422 317337 or email: