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Did you know scrubber driers also need explosion protection?

Did you know scrubber driers also need explosion protection?

It’s not all about forklifts in hazardous areas! In fact, any equipment operating within a potentially explosive atmosphere needs to be safe to help protect staff and the supply chain. So, what happens when the warehouse or factory floor needs to be cleaned? The...

3 more explosion proof JCB 444 diesel engines leave Pyroban

3 more explosion proof JCB 444 diesel engines leave Pyroban

We have just shipped a further three Pyroban® HazPak™ 100 explosion proof powerpacks for use in offshore oil and gas applications. Featuring the JCB 444 engine, the Hazpaks are pre-engineered and ATEX/IECEx certified diesel engines suitable for Zone 2 hazardous areas...

Three explosion proof Doosan lift trucks for energy sector

Three explosion proof Doosan lift trucks for energy sector

We have recently shipped three new ATEX compliant Doosan D25S-7Y for a business in the energy sector in Scotland. Supplied through Windsor Materials Handling, the explosion proof forklift trucks will be used in Zone 2 hazardous area operations where “a mixture of air...

Update for Pyroban’s oil and gas brochure

Update for Pyroban’s oil and gas brochure

The 2021 update for Pyroban’s oil and gas brochure is now available. The “Equipment and engines for hazardous areas” brochure is designed for packagers, equipment suppliers, and users of temporary well service equipment such as cementers, N2 units, wireline, and pump...

5 reasons why Pyroban stands out after 50 years

5 reasons why Pyroban stands out after 50 years

After 50 years and tens of thousands of Pyroban kits, conversions and packages, we know a thing or two about explosion protection and sending equipment safely into a potentially explosive atmosphere. We explain why Pyroban continues to stand out and why the company is...

Dedication to Service throughout Covid-19 pandemic

Dedication to Service throughout Covid-19 pandemic

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, Pyroban has been on hand to provide a vital second line of support for forklift dealers and OEM networks all over the world. Martyn Ballinger, Pyroban Field Service Engineer, has been a part of the Pyroban team since 2005, covering...

Explosion proof Hyster tow tractors for military application

Explosion proof Hyster tow tractors for military application

Pyroban® is pleased to welcome a batch of eight Hyster® Rider Tow Tractors into the works for explosion proof conversion. The tow tractors are being converted to a European military explosion proof specification for safe handling of materials within a munitions...

ATEX forklift fleet for Sun Chemical

ATEX forklift fleet for Sun Chemical

Sun Chemical Corporation has introduced a fleet of nine Pyroban explosion protected lift trucks at its site in Yate, UK, which specialises in the manufacture and storage of food packaging inks. “Safety is the number one priority on our site, as there is such a high...

Thermal control of ATEX engines – the Pyroban way

Thermal control of ATEX engines – the Pyroban way

When it comes to ATEX compliant engines used in offshore oil and gas applications, not all ATEX 3G protection is the same. Our approach to thermal control is one of the many details that sets Pyroban apart. An exhaust gas cooler and other thermal controls are listed...