Case Study: Bespoke cable solution gets flooring manufacturer back on track

Problem

Cable burnouts in confined spaces were causing major disruption to an international flooring manufacturer. After attempting to solve the problem through conventional means, the customer reached out to Heatsense for support.

Following thorough inspections of ambient temperatures and electrical current demands, Heatsense developed a bespoke cable specification that was designed and manufactured tailored to the environment in the factory. The outcome? No further breakdowns, greater throughput and a happy customer.

 

Solution

The company approached Heatsense after several failed attempts at finding a solution through more conventional channels. Following a detailed description of the over the phone, Heatsense sent out a member of the Cable Design Team to inspect the cables in question. Focus was given to the cable’s point of failure as this was inevitably the root cause. A thorough inspection was carried out and technical measurements.

A thorough inspection was carried out and technical measurements undertaken relating to ambient temperatures and electrical current demands. A new, bespoke, cable specification was designed and manufactured for the customer and sent for testing. After successful field-testing, all machines in question were rewired resulting in no further breakdowns, greater throughput and a happy customer.