Did you know that ice, snow and freezing humidity can harm the proper function of technical installations? Infrared heating, however, can help, says Heraeus in its blog.

For example, coal transported by rail in metal cars can freeze together into large lumps in cold weather. Infrared heat can warm the cars from the outside so that the coal lumps thaw. Click here to see two other examples infrared heating can be used to ensure proper equipment usage.