IECEx-2015

Hazardous areas seminar

Our 1-day seminar went very well, thank you to everyone who attended and many thanks to our sponsors. Here are the presentations:

Combustible dusts: What do I do? (Presenter: Ralph Wigg)

Hazardous Areas Protection Techniques (Presenter: Neil Dennis)

Gas detection as a method of protection (Presenter: Garry House)

Hazardous Areas: The present and the future (Presenter: Garry House)

IECEx Certified Equipment: Regulatory Compliance (Presenter: Peter Morfee)

The following standards that are included in the presentations are available for purchase from our webshop:

Combustible dusts

AS/NZS 4745:2012 Code of practice for handling combustible dusts

AS/NZS 60079.14:2009 Explosive atmospheres - Electrical installations design, selection and erection

AS/NZS 60079.17:2009 Explosive atmospheres - Electrical installations inspection and maintenance

Hazardous Areas Protection

AS/NZS 60079.14:2009 Explosive atmospheres - Electrical installations design, selection and erection

Gas detection – method of protection

IEC 60079-14 Ed. 5.0 b(2013) Explosive atmospheres - Part 14: Electrical installations design, selection and erection

IEC 60079-29-1 Ed. 1.0 b(2007) Explosive atmospheres - Part 29-1: Gas detectors - Performance requirements of detectors for flammable gases

IEC 60079-29-2 Ed. 2.0 en(2015) Explosive atmospheres - Part 29-2: Gas detectors - Selection, installation, use and maintenance of detectors for flammable gases and oxygen

IEC 60079-29-3 Ed. 1.0 b(2014) Explosive atmospheres - Part 29-3: Gas detectors - Guidance on functional safety of fixed gas detection systems

IEC 60079-29-4 Ed. 1.0 b(2009) Explosive atmospheres - Part 29-4: Gas detectors - Performance requirements of open path detectors for flammable gases

IEC 60079-5 Ed. 4.0 b(2015) Explosive atmospheres - Part 5: Equipment protection by powder filling "q", intended for use in explosive gas atmospheres

AS/NZS 60079.29.1:2008 Explosive atmospheres - Gas detectors - Performance requirements of detectors for flammable gases

AS/NZS 60079.29.4:2011 Explosive atmospheres - Part 29.4: Gas detectors - Performance requirements of open path detectors for flammable gases

AS/NZS 4641:2007 Electrical apparatus for detection of oxygen and other gases and vapours at toxic levels - General requirements and test methods

AS/NZS 60079.29.2:2008 Explosive atmospheres - Gas detectors - Selection, installation, use and maintenance of detectors for flammable gases and oxygen

The present and the future: Hazardous Areas

AS/NZS 60079.10.2:2011 Explosive atmospheres - Part 10.2: Classification of areas - Combustible dust atmospheres

IECEx Certified Equipment

AS/NZS 3000:2007 Electrical installations (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules)

AS/NZS 60079.14:2009 Explosive atmospheres - Electrical installations design, selection and erection

AS/NZS 60079.17:2009 Explosive atmospheres - Electrical installations inspection and maintenance

AS/NZS 4761.1:2008 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA) - Competency Standards

Last updated 15 February 2016