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COMPANIES NEED TO CHECK MOTORS THAT ARE BEING REPAIRED FOR COMPLIANCE WITH NEW ATEX DUST ZONES

Deritend Explosion Proof motorsDeritend is one of the few UK companies qualified to repair, certify, install and commission electric motors for use in ATEX zoned environments. While traditional ATEX industries such as petrochemical processing facilities are used to conformity, Deritend is warning that motors without correct certification are likely to be used in the recently defined ATEX zone 20 to 22 dust conditions. Companies need to use suppliers and repairers that correctly certify machines if they are to avoid liability should something go wrong.

Commenting, Dave Hawley, General Manager of Deritend

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Alignment & Measurement for Extreme Environments

Lase-A-Lign-EXJohn Crane has responded to the need for a rugged, accurate and reliable measurement and alignment system with the launch of LASE-A-LIGN EX

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SBES PROTECTS EXXONMOBIL AVIATION STAFF

ExxonMobil AviationSBES has recently completed the installation of a diverse lone worker protection system for ExxonMobil Aviation at six airports across the UK. The system, the first of its type anywhere in the World, will protect workers either out on site refuelling aircraft or back at the operational base.

The initiative to install the SBES system has come from Paul Heald, SHE and OIMS adviser for ExxonMobil Aviation in the UK. He recognised that during a 24h period at Manchester Airport personnel were often working alone and that a solution to this

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Sira Test & Certification Ltd

Sira CertificationSira is a world leader in the conformity assessment solutions field, specialising in explosion protection of equipment used in potentially explosive atmospheres (Hazardous Areas).

Already the UK

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New valve coil allows mixing of Biofuels at refineries

BiofuelsAlcon Solenoid Valves new EXm rated valve actuation coil is providing precise dosing control for a new additive injection system designed specifically to handle the integration of biofuels into the domestic fuel market at the refinery.
 
With governments and auto manufacturers the world over pursuing ways to reduce reliance on crude oil and reduce emissions, one of the favoured current methods

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