Controller for use with Orga obstruction light systems for on & offshore windfarm applications. The CIP400 provides full system operation management, advanced control facilities, status information, and system diagnostics through an Ethernet port.


Key features

  • Controller for systems with Orga aeronautical obstruction lights, Helihoist lights, Search and Rescue, ID lights & Visibility sensors
  • System status monitoring and alarm interface
  • Manual Control override of connected lights
  • Control options: Modbus, Webserver over TCP/IP & hard wired I/O
  • Simple cable connection for easy installation
  • Supplied with EMC cable glands / blind plugs
  • Two year warranty
  • No maintenance required over service life

Physical characteristics

  • Dimensions: see drawing
  • Weight: 9kg
  • Design degree of protection: IP65
  • Operating temperature range:
    -40°C to +55°C
  • AlSi12 alloy painted enclosure
  • Shipping information:
    500x450x200 mm; 11 kg

Standards / certification

  • ICAO Annex 14, volume l; International standards and recommended practices: Aerodrome design and operations, 6th Edition, July 2013, chapter 6 (for systems incl. CIP400 controllers and obstruction lights)
  • United States Federal Aviation Administration AC 70/7460-1K; Obstruction Marking and Lighting, February 2007(for systems incl. CIP400 controllers and obstruction lights)
  • Various national approvals (for systems incl. CIP400 controllers and obstruction lights)

Performance characteristics

  • Controls up to ninety Orga aeronautical obstruction lights
  • Ethernet interface for remote system monitoring and control
  • Ethernet connection CAT6 with RJ45 connection compatible with standard IEEE 802.3u
  • Overall system fail contact
  • I/O interface for control using input signals
  • Optional main–standby light configuration available

Electrical characteristics

  • Operating voltage: See table
  • Power consumption: 1W
  • Limited Overvoltage protection