By focusing on electric solutions, Spectrum is able to deliver the ultimate in products that are safe, reliable and cost effective.

Industry

Transportation

Location

Spectrum, Inc.

Business Situation

Occam Technology Group worked with Spectrum to provide design and manufacturing services for their railroad tracks.

Technological Situation

Spectrum needed a team of engineers to design a solution for their railroad heating system with our advanced capabilities.

Solution

We were able to provide Spectrum with a complete heating system for their railroad tracks that removed ice and snow efficiently.

Benefits

As the project progressed our team teams mission changed from just providing services to transferring our knowledge to the Spectrum group so we could exit the program easily and smoothly.

Services

  • Design engineering
  • Manufacturing management
  • Instructions and manuals

Spectrum Heated Rail Solution

Spectrum Inc. represents the most reliable, flexible and responsive manufacturer of infrared heaters for applications in the rail, utility, casting & forging and warehouse industries. From track switch heaters to rail car thaw sheds, die-casting and forging anvils and large warehouse heaters, Spectrum works with each customer on an individual basis to ensure that the heating system is defined and designed to exact specifications to satisfy each customer. Spectrum, Inc. has been in business since 1965, and is currently headquartered in Brooklyn Heights, Ohio.

Occam Technology Group was approached by Spectrum to provide product design and manufacturing management solutions. We had two teams on site at Spectrum Inc. for several months.  As the project progressed our teams mission changed from just providing services to transferring our knowledge to the Spectrum group so we could exit the program easily and smoothly. We are dedicated to developing new products that deliver the most energy efficient and lowest life cycle cost in the industry.