Labrador City is located on the 53rd parallel, which makes it one of the northern most cities in all of Canada. Mining is the major industry so it's critical to have a reliable source of energy with minimal downtime. With only one flight entering and leaving this cold city each day, repairs are neither quick nor easy.
Labrador City, one of Canada's northernmost cities on the 53rd parallel, relies heavily on mining with a critical need for uninterrupted energy. The frigid climate and remoteness make quick repairs challenging. Our customer faced a 50-year struggle with Brass Bolted Connectors on the 2.5" Bus, leading to potential economic and safety crises.
To address the urgent need for connector replacement, DMC Power executed a swift and efficient solution:
- Engineering Excellence: DMC Power engineered, tested, and manufactured 8 custom copper connectors tailored to Labrador City's unique requirements.
- Rapid Turnaround: The entire process, from engineering to manufacturing, took just 6 business days.
- International Shipping: Connectors and Swage Tooling were shipped internationally, reaching Labrador City 16 business days after order confirmation.