The Advantages of LED Light Towers for Construction and Industrial Sites

Date Published: May 5, 2023

DLT-18HD on job site

In today’s fast-paced world, the construction and industrial sectors are constantly evolving, and so is the equipment used in these industries. One of the most significant developments in recent years has been the advent of LED light towers. LED light towers have become an increasingly popular choice for construction and industrial sites due to their many advantages over traditional lighting solutions.

In this article, we will discuss the advantages of LED light towers for construction and industrial sites, and how LED light towers can help improve the efficiency and safety of your worksite.

  1. Energy Efficiency

One of the most significant advantages of LED light towers is their energy efficiency. LED lights use significantly less energy than traditional lighting solutions, which can save you a lot of money on energy costs in the long run. According to a study conducted by the U.S. Department of Energy, LED lights use up to 75% less energy than incandescent bulbs, and can last up to 25 times longer.

If you’re looking to reduce the fuel consumption on your LED Light Towers while maintaining performance, check out the Metrolite HLT-6150 LED Hybrid Light Tower. By combining solar and diesel power, this unit is able to reduce fuel consumption so efficiently that you’ll only need to refuel every 30-40 days (instead of the 2-3 day average for diesel light towers!)

  1. Durability

LED light towers are built to last. They are designed to withstand harsh environmental conditions, such as extreme temperatures, rain, and wind. LED lights are also resistant to shock and vibration, making them ideal for use in construction and industrial sites. Construction and industrial jobsites are fast-paced environments with large equipment coming and going, and light towers face exposure to harsh weather while providing operators with the light they need during evening and night shifts.

The Metrolite light towers from Axiom Equipment Group are built with durability in mind. They are made from high-quality materials and are designed to withstand the toughest conditions, ensuring they can keep working for you, no matter what the environment.

  1. Brightness

LED lights are incredibly bright, and their brightness can be adjusted according to your specific needs. This makes them ideal for use in construction and industrial sites where bright, focused lighting is essential for safety and productivity.

  1. Portability

LED light towers are highly portable, making them easy to move from one location to another. This makes them ideal for use in construction and industrial sites where work is being carried out in different locations.

The Metrolite light towers from Axiom Equipment Group are designed with portability in mind. They are equipped with sturdy wheels and can be easily towed behind a vehicle. This means you can move them from one location to another with ease, allowing you to provide lighting wherever it is needed.

  1. Cost-Effective

LED light towers are cost-effective in the long run. Although they may be more expensive to purchase initially, their energy efficiency and long lifespan mean that they will save you money on energy and maintenance costs in the long run.

  1. Safety

LED light towers provide better visibility, which helps to improve safety in construction and industrial sites. Bright, focused lighting makes it easier for workers to see what they are doing, reducing the risk of accidents and injuries.

The Metrolite light towers from Axiom Equipment Group are designed with safety in mind. They provide high-intensity lighting, which can be adjusted to suit your specific requirements. This means you can provide the right level of lighting for your workers, helping to improve safety on your worksite.

  1. Versatility

LED light towers are incredibly versatile, and can be used in a wide range of applications. They can be used for roadwork, mining operations, residential construction and more.

What options are there in LED Light Towers for Construction?

To ensure customers are able to customize their fleet to their unique business needs, Axiom offers Metrolite light towers in multiple configurations.

  • Diesel LED Light Towers: The Metrolite DLT-4C, DLT-8C and DLT-18HD Diesel LED Light Towers offer powerful light and reliable power for your jobsite.
  • Hybrid LED Light Towers: As one of the most innovative light towers on the market, the Metrolite HLT-6150 Hybrid LED Light Tower can run on solar and diesel, as well as function as an electric light tower. With its versatility, you can expect to reduce labour costs and spillage by refueling only once every 30 – 40 days instead of every 2 – 3 days with conventional light towers.  
  • Electric LED Light Towers: The fully-electric Metrolite ELT-4320 Electric LED Light Tower is ready to illuminate your construction jobsite affordably with zero noise, zero emissions and zero maintenance.

Looking to add a new LED Light Tower to your fleet? We’d love to help you select the right model for you. Call us at 1-866-918-4020 for expert advice or via