ATEX Hazardous Zone equipment protection concepts

The ATEX directive controls the manufacturing and import of electrical equipment used in hazardous zone. Hazardous zone are areas with the presence of flammable gases, vapors and liquids in sufficient quantities to cause an explosion or fire. ATEX requires equipment to be safe and provided with labels/CE markings. Atex refers to two European Union (EU)… Read More »

What are hazardous area certifications?

Industrial process performed under presence of dangerous and explosive gases, combustible dusts, flammable liquid or any other similar sources should use electrical equipment's with proper protection technique. To ensure that installed equipment's are designed and tested to provide necessary protection, third party bodies or agencies certify that the specific equipment's meet all requirements to perform… Read More »