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TechValidate Research on FLIR Systems

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3,507 Customers Surveyed

27,740 Data Points Collected

659 Published TechFacts

52 Published Charts

130 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


FLIR Systems Customer Satisfaction Rating

Jullian Jacobs, a Manager at GIT, would be very likely to recommend FLIR Systems for this reason:

The best VMS in the industry.

Case Study: Global 500 Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 financial services company is based on a April 2015 survey of FLIR customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges with FLIR products:
    • Identified electrical hotspots and measured excessive temperatures

Use Case

  • Uses the following FLIR products:
    • FLIR Test & Measurement Tools
  • Core application for thermal imaging is Property & Facility Maintenance.

Results

  • Is able to complete Predictive Maintenance inspections more than 10x faster since deploying their FLIR product.
  • Realized the following benefits after deploying their FLIR products:
    • Reduced downtime
  • Caught and avoided the following problems by using their FLIR product:
    • Power outages

FLIR Systems Customer Research

Faster Test Times with FLIR R&D Solutions

How much faster was your testing time or product development time after deploying the FLIR camera?

More than 10x: 13%
5-10x: 30%
2-5x: 28%
1-2x: 25%
Up to 1x: 4%

FLIR Systems Case Study

Fortune 500 Automotive & Transport Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 automotive & transport company is based on a February 2017 survey of FLIR Systems customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Maintenance of electrical panels is more effective.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select FLIR Systems:

  • Has solved the following challenge with FLIR products:
    • Identify electrical hotspots & measure excessive temperatures

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of FLIR Systems that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following FLIR product:
    • FLIR E6
  • Uses thermal imaging to maintain properties & facilities.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with FLIR Systems:

  • Experienced the following benefits after deploying their FLIR product(s):
    • Reduced downtime
    • Increased productivity
  • Has been able to catch and avoid the following potentially costly problem using their FLIR product:
    • Electrical fires & shorting

The Number One application for TG165 is Measuring Electrical Hot Spots

What challenges have you solved with FLIR Tg165?

Identified electrical hotspots and measured excessive temperatures
100%
Located signs of moisture damage
18%
Found insulation voids
27%
Discovered sources of cold and warm air leaks
27%
Was able to see plumes of invisible gas leaks
9%
Located hot and cold pipes within walls
9%
Found HVAC leaks and disconnected ducts
18%
Could see airflow issues that helped improve cooling
9%
Other
36%

With FLIR, I have been able to find overheating brushes on generators, wires that were browning from the heat, and breaker switches in the switchyard that had bad contacts.

Electrician, Federal Government



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About FLIR Systems

FLIR Systems, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes technologies that enhance perception and awareness. FLIR Systems brings innovative sensing solutions into daily life through their thermal imaging systems, visible-light imaging systems, locator systems, measurement and diagnostic systems, and advanced threat detection systems.

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