Ex d Control Systems

Hazardous Area Equipment

Solar Ex specialises in the supply of electrical equipment for use in Hazardous Area Zones 1 & 2, Groups A, B & C. We are able to offer the following equipment:

•  Ex d enclosures for housing electrical and electronic equipment such as   motor   starters and PLC controls. Enclosures can be supplied in stainless steel, cast iron and aluminium sizes up to 1200mm x 800mm.
•  Ex d enclosures for housing terminals, relays, small contactors, pushbuttons, lamps, PLC’s etc.
•  Ex p enclosures certified to ATEX or NFPA standards.

All equipment is fully certified for the area classification and designed to meet your requirements. With our experience in this field, we are able to provide a total solution to meet your requirements encompassing items such as:

•  PLC’s.
•  Motor control equipment.
•  Electrical / electronic equipment.

In doing this Solar Ex are able to combine all aspects of Ex equipment into one complete package, which is designed to meet area, gas and temperature classifications. All equipment within our range is certified to these latest ATEX standards, our operatives having been trained in the installation of equipment within hazardous areas.


Small Works and Control Systems
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Exd Pneumatic valve control system
Exd oil in water  recovery process control system for use in Zone 1 Gas Group  IIB area
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Exd cast iron enclosures for refinery jetty safety shutdown system.
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Typical Ex d control systems showing some uses for this style of protection.
Field mounted control room using Ex d, e and n equipment. Zone 2.