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Excom Remote-I/O – One system for all zones

The benefits of Remote I/O are generally well known in the industrial automation world. In more recent times these benefits have been made available for Ex areas, albeit with some special challenges ... 

Shining a light on hazardous areas

In most production or process facilities, good visibility is crucial for safety in the workplace. This is particularly true in hazardous areas. Operators in refineries, on oil rigs or in clean rooms ... 

Raising the alarm in extreme conditions and hazardous areas

R. STAHL’s new "Yodalex Super Series" comprises a suite of signalling de­vices designed for use in hazardous areas and harsh environments. The units are equipped with a lightweight GRP "Ex d" ... 

Energy-saving lights for hazardous areas: Compact LED design

R. STAHL now offers compact LED-based tubular light fittings for use in Ex zones 1/21 and 2/22 that provide users with an alternative to typical linear luminaires. With a diameter of merely 55 mm, ... 

Raise the volume on NIHL

It is estimated that there are 20,000 new cases of work-related noise induced hearing loss (NIHL) diagnosed in the UK each year despite it being the only type of hearing loss that is completely ... 

UPS system is in the zone

R. STAHL has introduced an Uninterruptible Power Supply solution for zones 1/21 and 2/22. The explosion-proof 8265/CTEC line provides backup power from capacitors mounted directly on the PCB. And, ... 

New globally certified explosion proof moisture transmitter provides universal solution

Michell Instruments has announced the launch of the latest addition to its Easidew range of dew-point transmitters: the Easidew PRO XP. This explosion-proof moisture transmitter has been introduced ... 

Customised UPS systems for offshore rig hazardous areas

R. STAHL plans and implements individual, application-specific uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems for oil and gas rigs and similar applications with hazardous areas where 100% availability is ... 

FLIR Systems launches A310 ex - fully compliant with ATEX regulations

Explosive atmospheres need to be protected from ignition sources by selecting equipment and protective systems which meet the requirements of the ATEX Product Regulations or similar regulations. 

Keeps on running: battery-less UPS solution for hazardous areas

R. STAHL takes a new direction in the field of explosion-proof Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) solutions for zones 1/21 and 2/22. The 8265/C-TEC line provides backup power from capacitors mounted ... 

Lighter, brighter and with longer lives: New generation of robust fluorescent lights for hazardous areas

R. STAHL’s new line of light fittings for use in Ex zone 1/21 and 2/22 hazardous areas achieves better energy efficiency than comparable devices and provide approximately 10% more luminous flux. New ... 

IECEx and the global outlook on explosion protection

The IECEx system pursues a clear objective: the global harmonisation of explosion protection frameworks and the corresponding testing and certification practices. Once this is achieved, a piece of ... 

New communication component from Trebing + Himstedt for Emerson AMS Suite

A new software component for the AMS Suite from Emerson Process Management enables central management of HART devices in PROFIBUS networks that are connected by means of the IS1+ Remote I/O system. ... 

Tried-and-tested IS1+ system now features triple warranty

While other remote I/O solutions on the market usually have a one-year warranty, R. STAHL has voluntarily extended the warranty for its robust hazardous area IS1+ system to three years – without any ... 

R Stahl introduce their latest range of fluorescent lighting for use in hazardous areas

The EXLUX 6001 and EXLUX 6009 are the first linear fluorescent luminaires to have been tested and approved for hazardous areas pursuant to IECEX 60079-0 (2007-10); R Stahl has completely revised its ... 

Consistent and compliant safety procedures on all sites

With LINK360, Brady’s new safety software, the process of managing, creating, reviewing, scaling and visualising safety procedures becomes a matter of clicks. LINK360™ Software is an extremely ... 

New range of dust handling solutions available directly to end users

JEC Vac Solutions Ltd. recently added the Lajac range of dust handling products to their portfolio, now available direct to end users and OEM’s. Lajac was founded in 2000 with a long experience of ... 

Safe evacuations in the dark

We always practice evacuations while all the lights are on. But what if we had to evacuate during a blackout? Brady Product Expert Liz Gallagher has a safe, low cost solutionA safety evacuation plan, ... 

Safety covers for emergency stop buttons

Brady has launched a solution to temporarily prevent access to push buttons or emergency stop buttons in order to increase safety during machine maintenance. The new Twist and Secure safety solution can easily be applied by simply twisting the cover onto a permanent base, attached underneath the push button.  A padlock locks the push button safety cover in place until maintenance is done. Brady’s push button lockout solution fits all standard control button stem diameters, and is a low cost investment that saves lives. 

BMP41 label printer now available from Brady

 

Brady announces its newest handheld label printer, the BMP41. The new portable printer is easy-to-use and can print durable die-cut or continuous labels up to 25.4 mm wide for a variety of datacomm and electrical applications.

 
 

SIS upgrade is fail-safe and future-proof

A site-wide Safety Instrumented System upgrade has been carried out by Hima-Sella at MMA-based bulk chemicals producer LuciteHima-Sella has provided a turnkey solution for a Safety Instrumented ... 

Stay safe with reliable gas detection

In this Q & A, Dr Michael Strahand, general manager of Analytical Technology Europe, discusses the results of recent research into the dangers of gases in the workplace and provides legislation ... 

Controlling heat in hazardous areas

Robert Kuipers, product manager at Pentair Thermal Management, discusses the different control and monitoring solutions available for industrial heat tracing systems, and explains how local control ... 

Embracing regulatory requirements

Industry is littered with regulations that are often misunderstood, poorly communicated and acted on incorrectly, and this is especially relevant in oil based heat transfer systems in the food and ... 

ATEX certified load cells added to the range

The Deeter Group has added a range of ATEX certified load cells for industrial weighing applications to their series of ATEX and IECEx approved liquid level sensors. The load cells are available in ... 

Integrated approach puts safety first

Syngenta’s Huddersfield production site is using a safety instrumented system (SIS) from Siemens that is based on the integrated approach inherent in the site’s existing PCS7 process control ... 

Safety system company to work withTeesside Gas Processing Plant

Hima-Sella is providing emergency shutdown and automated overpressure protection systems in relation to one of the UK's most important gas fields... 

 
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