Users' questions

What is pyroban system?

What is pyroban system?

Pyroban PCS2 is a passive protection system which allows diesel engines and power systems to be safely operated in a Zone 1 or Zone 2 certified hazardous area meeting the requirements of national and international regulations.

What is a pyroban forklift?

Pyroban can convert materials handling equipment for safe use in Zone 2 hazardous areas in a range of applications where gas and vapour ignition risk exists. It is suitable for all types of diesel and electric materials handling equipment such as VNA, pallet, picking, counterbalance and reach truck designs.

What is ATEX zone2?

ATEX Zones Zone 2 – a place in which an explosive atmosphere consisting of a mixture with air of flammable substances in form of gas, vapor or mist is not likely to occur in normal operation but, if it does occur, will persist for a short period only.

What does ATEX certified mean?

ATEX certification is given to equipment that has gone through rigorous testing outlined by European Union directives. Products that are ATEX compliant have been and proved safe to use in specific environments with explosive atmospheres, according to the zone/s they are certified to be used in.

What is the difference between ATEX and IECEx certification?

While ATEX is a mandatory application limited to Europe, IECEx is an international certification accepted in several countries to help build confidence in the safety of Ex equipment. The main difference is the geographical location where the certification is recognised and accepted.

What is the difference between ATEX and Intrinsically Safe?

Intrinsic safety is a protection standard employed in potentially explosive atmospheres. ATEX is a European standard developed in part by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). IEC is responsible for setting international standards for electrical technology.