Latest Product Reviews

Ashtead launches intrinsically safe dust monitor

hes mar 18 19 1Ashtead Technology has added TSI’s latest personal aerosol monitor, the SidePak™ AM520i to its fleet of instruments available for both rental and sale. “This is a major addition to our equipment portfolio,” comments Senior Sales Manager Josh Thomas. “Many workplaces include areas that contain or produce explosive or potentially explosive atmospheres, and a high proportion of these zones contain risks associated with particulates. So, an intrinsically safe monitor is required to test these areas, and the launch of the TSI AM520i makes that possible with a lightweight instrument that is ideal for personal monitoring.”

Marstair and Ex-Machinery Explosion Proof Equipment Sign Partnership to Provide ATEX Air Conditioners for even the Harshest Environments

11 07 18 1Ex-Machinery from the Netherlands and U.K. based Marstair, team up to serve the marine and oil & gas market with entirely new HVAC & refrigeration products.

Product release ATEX zone 1 condenser

The ATEX zone 1 certified Ex-M MCUA Condenser is the first new product release as a result of the partnership.  The purpose of the first order of Ex-M MCUA Condensers is to cool mobile containers in ATEX zone 1 and 2 hazardous areas.

Full Lockout/Tagout Solution: Devices. Procedures. Implementation

brady newsletter image april 18Reduce accidents at work with Lockout/Tagout. Brady offers a complete 3 in 1 solution for an optimal Lockout/Tagout implementation, even in multiple sites: site surveys, best practice procedures and all tools for successful Lockout/Tagout in your facilities. Get the free Guide!

E2S showcases its globally approved hazardous area warning signals at OTC

april 17 15E2S showcases its globally approved hazardous area warning signals at OTC

On Booth 1639 at OTC, held from 01 – 04 May in Houston TX, E2S Warning Signals are demonstrating a selection of its portfolio of more than 250 different explosion proof and intrinsically safe warning devices for use in hazardous locations.

E2S alarm horns, PA loudspeakers, LED and Xenon strobes and integrated horn/strobe warning units employ the latest electronic technology and acoustic engineering to ensure high output, (Read More) 

The latest Explosion Proof LED beacons have enhanced output and field-replaceable colour lenses.

hes dec 16 7The latest Explosion Proof LED beacons have enhanced output and field-replaceable colour lenses.

E2S, the world’s leading independent manufacturer of Visual and Audible life-saving signals, has completed a significant development with the introduction of beacons having output enhancing field-replaceable colour lenses and LED light sources.

These latest features, previously introduced with the GRP GNEx and stainless steel STEx families, have now been applied (Read More) 

E2S showcase new premium STEx family at ONS Norway 2016

hes aug 16 hazE2S Warning Signals is showcasing its new STEx premium stainless steel flameproof warning device family for use in aggressive onshore and offshore environments on Stand 5250, Hall 5 at ONS, held from 29 August – 01 September in Stavanger, Norway. E2S, the world’s leading manufacturer of audible and visual warning devices, has developed the STEx family specifically for use in environments where corrosion is a particular issue. The family is launched with ATEX and IEC IECEx approvals; testing to other relevant global standards is currently under way.
The STEx family consists of 117 and 123 dB(A) alarm horn sounders with either flared or omni-directional radial horns, 15 and 25 Watt PA loudspeakers, 21, 15 and 10 Joule Xenon strobe beacons, rotating halogen beacons, LED beacons and combined units. Also immediately available are stainless steel junction boxes. All sounder and strobe enclosure bodies are manufactured from 316L stainless steel with ancillary components such as dome guards, mounting brackets and stopping plugs in 316, giving enhanced corrosion resistance over other widely used materials such as 304. Beacons and junction boxes have four M20 entries; sounders and combined units have three M20 entries. ½” and ¾” NPT and M25 adaptors are available.

E2S Warning Signals launches GRP IECEx & ATEX Xenon strobe beacons at CIPPE, 29 – 31 March

feb e2s 1E2S Warning Signals, the world’s leading independent manufacturer of audible and visual warning signals, will launch its new GNEx GRP Xenon strobe beacons,, on Booth W1002E at CIPPE 2016 in Beijing, China 29 - 31 March.

The new products add visual signalling to the explosion proof and corrosion resistant GNEx family. Suitable for all Zone 1, 2, 21 & 22 hazardous location applications the GNEx beacons have extended temperature range with IECEx and ATEX Ex d approvals.

Free IECEx and ATEX Information Poster

ex2-2015We thought that you may like to know that ExVeritas (a UK ATEX Notified Body and IECEx Certification Body) have just updated their popular IECEx and ATEX Information poster and are will send you one free if you contact them via their website.

The poster is Ideal for hazardous area project engineers, inspectors and equipment manufacturers. The poster has been completely revised for the latest edition of the Standards, including the latest Inspection and Installation standard (2014) charts and changes.

CLEARPOINT® compressed-air filters: New sterile and steam filters For the highest hygienic demands

beko-july-28-15The compressed air system provider BEKO TECHNOLOGIES has further developed the range of CLEARPOINT filter technology.

With the innovative 3E filter elements (3E = Energy Efficient Element) and a flow-optimised, corrosion-protected housing construction, CLEARPOINT filters offer safe and reliable compressed air filtration with long service lives and significantly reduced operating costs.

Now, BEKO TECHNOLOGIES has extended the successful CLEARPOINT product line by the addition of sterile and steam filters for the highest hygienic demands.

Putting Hazardous Area Temporary Lighting Securely Where It's Needed

12-05 09Wolf Safety, the world’s leading manufacturer of hazardous area portable and temporary lighting, launches an extensive range of positioning, mounting and protection accessories, encompassing fixing kits, films and cable management, for its ATEX and IECEx approved LinkEx™ LED Temporary Luminaire (LX-400), giving workers more secure temporary installation solutions for lighting in hazardous area working environments.