Established in 1886, New Orleans Cold Storage and Warehouse Company (NOCS) is the oldest cold storage company in North America and remains, to this day, dedicated to providing flawless and efficient storage and logistics services to its worldwide customer base. In addition to enabling the movement of dry, time and temperature-sensitive cargo — either by truck, rail, container ships or breakbulk cargo vessels — the company operates 4 warehousing facilities in three strategic U.S. port cities, with more than 12,000,000 cubic feet of refrigerated storage capacity.In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans Cold Storage decided to build a new 142,000-square foot facility in the Port of New Orleans. From the very start of the project, company management recognized that the rebuild presented an extraordinary opportunity to rethink how energy was used, specifically targeting traditional lighting and the heat it generated corresponding to the impact on freezer loads. The answer to eliminating maintenance and minimizing the burden of high energy costs, the Digital Lumens Intelligent LED Lighting System.
Lighting Energy Savings: