This is the lifting gear that operates in areas containing combustible or highly flammable vapours, liquids or dust, where a spark has the potential to start a fire or an explosion.
According to ATEX Directive 95 (Directive 97/9/EC), as of 01/07/2003, we as a manufacturer of lifting gear and cable winches are obliged to produce lifting gear in accordance with the applicable rules, standards and regulations for explosion-protected operating materials, classified by Ex classes. For your safety!
On the basis of this classification, we can present you with an appropriate quotation for the lifting gear in which you are interested. Here is an overview of the classification of explosion-protected operating materials according to Directive 97/9/EC. The standards, regulations and directives of the appropriate authorities, e.g. chemicals industry associations, regarding the use of equipment in areas at risk of explosion, must be observed prior to installation, assembly and operation of "EX-protected lifting gear".
We shall be pleased, in our capacity as a market-leading company, to offer you lifting gear suitable for the following applications in Ex-protected areas: