Ice and snow on paths, loading bays, driveways, ramps, stairs and other access ways, can present a major problem causing accidents and delays. To help prevent this liability, Raychem provides a complete range of ground heating solutions to prevent snow and ice formation.
The Raychem range of products has been specifically designed to meet the requirements of commercial applications. Whether in concrete, sand, or asphalt, a Raychem system exists to provide a fast, reliable, and easy install solution.
We make every effort in answering your questions. Below is a list of those questions we are frequently asked. Click on a question to expand its answer.
Yes, when using trace heating on plastic pipes ensure that ATE- 180 aluminium tape is used to help disperse the heat around the pipe.
Yes, utilising our in-house design facilities, we can design your complete trace heating requirement.
Yes, thermal insulation is required on all heat trace applications. Without insulation, surface heat losses can increase approximately 4-5 times.
System checks depend on the system installed, constant wattage systems can be fully checked for insulation resistance and continuity. Self regulating systems can only be checked for insulation resi...
When water pipes are exposed to cold temperatures either outdoors, underground or in small spaces, you can protect them from freezing by wrapping them with heat tape. Heating tape is actually a cor...