ATEX IECEx Standards

Explosive atmosphere equipment and compliance with the standards for explosive atmospheres as required by the explosive atmospheres directive for the European Union. The marking testing requirements for ATEX and testing and validation for these requirements have been our focus for many years now.

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60079-0 Explosive atmospheres – Part 0: Equipment – General requirements

60079-1 Explosive atmospheres – Part 1: Equipment protection by flameproof enclosures ‘d’

60079-2Explosive atmospheres – Part 2: Equipment protection by pressurized enclosures ‘p’

60079-5 Explosive atmospheres – Part 5: Equipment protection by powder filling ‘q’

60079-6 Explosive atmospheres – Part 6: Equipment protection by oil immersion ‘o’

60079-7 Explosive atmospheres – Part 7: Equipment protection by increased safety ‘e’

60079-11 Explosive atmospheres – Part 11: Equipment protection by intrinsic safety ‘i’

60079-13 Explosive atmospheres – Part 13: Equipment protection by pressurized room ‘p’

60079-15 Explosive atmospheres – Part 15: Equipment protection by type of protection ‘n’

TR 60079-16 Electrical apparatus for explosive gas atmospheres – Part 16: Artificial ventilation for the protection of analyser (s) houses

60079-18 Explosive atmospheres – Part 18: Equipment protection by encapsulation “m”

60079-19 Explosive atmospheres – Part 19: Equipment repair, overhaul and reclamation

60079-25 Explosive atmospheres – Part 25: Intrinsically safe systems

60079-26      Explosive atmospheres – Part 26: Equipment with equipment protection level (EPL) Ga

60079-27 Explosive atmospheres – Part 27: Fieldbus intrinsically safe concept (FISCO)

60079-28 Explosive atmospheres – Part 28: Protection of equipment and transmission systems using optical radiation

60079-29-1 Explosive atmospheres – Part 29-1: Gas detectors – Performance requirements of detectors for flammable gases

60079-29-4 Explosive atmospheres – Part 29-4: Gas detectors – Performance requirements of open path detectors for flammable gases

60079-30-1 Explosive atmospheres – Part 30-1: Electrical resistance trace heating – General and testing requirements

60079-31 Explosive atmospheres – Part 31: Equipment dust ignition protection by enclosure “t”

60079-35-1 Explosive atmospheres – Part 35-1: Caplights for use in mines susceptible to firedamp – General requirements – Construction and testing in relation to the risk of explosion

61241-0 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust – Part 0: General requirements

61241-1 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust – Part 1: Protection by enclosures ‘tD’

61241-1-1 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust – Part 1: Electrical apparatus protected by enclosures and surface temperature limitation – Specification for apparatus

61241-4 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust – Part 4: Type of protection ‘pD’

61241-11 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust – Part 11: Protection by intrinsic safety ‘iD’

61241-18 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust – Part 18: Protection by encapsulation ‘mD’

61779-1 Electrical apparatus for the detection and measurement of flammable gases – Part 1: General requirements and test methods

61779-2 Electrical apparatus for the detection and measurement of flammable gases – Part 2: Performance requirements for group I apparatus indicating a volume fraction up to 5% methane in air

61779-3 Electrical apparatus for the detection and measurement of flammable gases – Part 3: Performance requirements for group I apparatus indicating a volume fraction up to 100% methane in air

61779-4  Electrical apparatus for the detection amd measurement of flammable gases – Part 4: Performance requirements for group II apparatus indicating a volume fraction up to 100% lower explosive limit

61779-5  Electrical apparatus for the detection and measurement of flammable gases – Part 5: Performance requirements for group II apparatus indicating a volume fraction up to 100% gas

62013-1  Caplights for use in mines susceptible to firedamp – Part 1: General requirements – Construction and testing in relation to the risk of explosion

62013-2  Caplights for use in mines susceptible to firedamp – Part 2: Performance and other safety-related matters

62086-1  Electrical apparatus for explosive gas atmospheres – Electrical resistance trace heating – Part 1: General and testing requirements

80079-34 Explosive atmospheres – Part 34: Application of quality systems for equipment manufacture

 

The  IECEx System is governed by the IECEx Rules :

IECEx 01        IEC System for Certification to Standards relating to Equipment for use in Explosive Atmospheres (IECEx System) – Basic Rules

IECEx 02IEC System for Certification to Standards relating to Equipment for use in Explosive Atmospheres (IECEx System)

IECEx Certified Equipment Scheme covering equipment for use in explosive atmospheres – Rules of Procedure

IECEx 03-2 IECEx Certified Service Facilities Scheme –

Part 2: Selection of Ex equipment and design of Ex installations – Rules of Procedure (1 MB)

IECEx 03-3 IECEx Certified Service Facilities Scheme –

Part 3: Ex installation and initial inspection – Rules of Procedure

IECEx 03-4    IECEx Certified Service Facilities Scheme – Part 4: Ex inspection and maintenance – Rules of Procedure(1 MB)

IECEx 03-5    IECEx Certified Service Facilities Scheme – Part 5: Repair, overhaul and reclamation of Ex equipment – Rules of Procedure(1 MB)

IECEx 04        IEC Scheme for Certification to Standards relating to Equipment for use in Explosive Atmospheres (IECEx Scheme) – IECEx Conformity Mark Licensing System – Regulations

IECEx 05 IEC System for Certification to Standards relating to Equipment for use in Explosive Atmospheres (IECEx System)

IECEx Scheme for Certification of Personnel Competence for Explosive Atmospheres

– Rules of Procedure

 

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