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TechValidate Research on FLIR Systems

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3,507 Customers Surveyed

27,740 Data Points Collected

658 Published TechFacts

52 Published Charts

130 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


FLIR Customer Research

Which potentially costly problems has your FLIR product allowed you to catch and avoid?

Electrical fires and shorting
50%
Excessive mechanical wear
30%
High utility bills
10%
Power outages
10%
Energy waste from poor weatherization
10%
Extensive moisture damage
20%
Expensive shutdowns
50%
Expensive equipment repairs
40%
Lost productivity
40%
Hazardous, toxic gas leaks
10%
Overheated equipment
40%

Case Study: The Dow Chemical Company

Introduction

This case study of The Dow Chemical Company is based on a April 2015 survey of FLIR customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The FLIR camera has helped my organization proactively identify and verify completion of repairs.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges with FLIR products:
    • Was able to see plumes of invisible gas leaks

Use Case

  • Uses the following FLIR product:
    • FLIR GF-Series Optical Gas Imaging

Results

  • Able to complete Predictive Maintenance inspections 1-2x faster since deploying their FLIR product.
  • Realized the following benefits after deploying their FLIR products:
    • Reduced troubleshooting time
    • Reduced costs
    • Improved regulatory compliance
  • Caught and avoided the following problems by using their FLIR product:
    • Expensive equipment repairs
    • Lost productivity
    • Hazardous, toxic gas leaks
  • Saved their customer or organization $20000 with their FLIR product.

FLIR Customer Testimonial

By detecting hot spots on power distribution we avoided a major unplanned outage.

Project Manager, Medium Enterprise Metals & Mining Company

Case Study: Global 500 Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 professional 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 T6xx-Series
  • Core application for thermal imaging is Electrical Utilities.

Results

  • Is able to complete Predictive Maintenance inspections 1-2x faster since deploying their FLIR product.
  • Realized the following benefits after deploying their FLIR products:
    • Reduced downtime
  • Saves 5 – 10 hours per week with their FLIR product.
  • Caught and avoided the following problems by using their FLIR product:
    • Electrical fires and shorting

FLIR Systems Customer Satisfaction Rating

Morten Østli, an Operations Manager at Øverbygd Elektro AS, would be likely to recommend FLIR Systems for this reason:

It’s new to us, but it seems like a good system and easy to use.

FLIR TG165 Owners were asked the following

What benefits did your organization realize after deploying the FLIR TG165?

Reduced downtime
10%
Reduced troubleshooting time
60%
Reduced costs
40%
Increased productivity
10%
Increased revenue
10%
Improved marketing
20%
Increased credibility
50%
Improved regulatory compliance
20%
Other
10%


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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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