Hazardous Area Containers
Reftrade-UK hazardous area equipment is purpose built to work in defined Hazardous areas and all are compliant with the ATEX Directive 2014/34/EU.
Reftrade UK currently undertake Hazardous area builds for the most highly regulated industries worldwide, our design team compile technical data files for submission to regulatory bodies for the requisite classification governed by the industry sector. These range from the Oil & Gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, military and renewables sectors.
The ATEX directive is the name commonly given to the two European Directives for controlling explosive atmospheres; describing what equipment and work environment is allowed in a potentially explosive atmosphere.
Capturing all client specifications;
Hazardous area zones and equipment categories Hazardous places are classified in terms of zones on the basis of the frequency and duration of the occurrence of an explosive atmosphere.