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What Is The Difference Between ATEX and IECEx Certifications?

Nov 19, 2018

What Is The Difference Between ATEX and IECEx Certifications? ATEX and IECEx may seem similar, but there are some important differences between the two certifications that you should know. To protect the health and safety of your employees, you should be clear on the different requirements that each certification entails. Even though ATEX and IECEx are common terms in the industry, many of us might still be confused on what they stand for. Hence, this article aims ... Read More

Explosion Proof Enclosure or Intrinsically Safe Enclosure – Which is Better?

Oct 30, 2018

Explosion Proof Enclosure or Intrinsically Safe Enclosure – Which is Better? Explosion proof enclosures and intrinsically safe enclosures are becoming increasingly important as businesses look to minimise the risk of explosions in hazardous areas. It is very common for flammable gases or vapours to be present in many industrial, chemical and oil production environments. As such, there will always be a risk of the destruction of facilities and the loss of... Read More

Ultimate Guide to Choosing the Best Ex Proof Junction Box for Your Business

Oct 16, 2018

Ultimate Guide to Choosing the Best Ex Proof Junction Box for Your Business Choosing the best ex proof junction box for your business can be a tedious process especially if it is your first time doing so. As there are no tell-tale signs that can indicate the quality of an explosion proof junction box just by looking at it, it can be confusing for new buyers such as yourself, to recognise the best ex proof junction box immediately. Fret not, we are here to mak... Read More

How to Prevent Frost Heaving in Cryogenic Tanks

Sep 21, 2018

How to Prevent Frost Heaving in Cryogenic Tanks Cryogenic tanks are essential in receiving and storing Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) up to -162°C which can be described as cryogenic conditions. LNG is produced when natural gas has been cooled and condensed into its liquid state at -162°C. This allows for easier transportation as LNG occupies 600 times less space than in its gaseous state. Furthermore, LNG remains at normal atmosphere, even though it has been ... Read More

An Introduction to Frost Heave Prevention Systems

Sep 11, 2018

An Introduction to Frost Heave Prevention Systems Thousands of businesses suffer losses from damage to valuable inventory and equipment because of frost heaving. Frost heaving is the process when soil expands upwards due to ice forming underneath the ground. Frost heaving occurs when freezing temperatures penetrate the soil and ground beneath the flooring. This can lead to a myriad of negative impacts for a business as the expansion of soil weakens the foundation o... Read More