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Pyroban to exhibit Ex Safety Control System at ADIPEC 2018

Between 12th – 15th November, Pyroban will exhibit at ADIPEC 2018 in Abu Dhabi, an exhibition devoted to the oil and gas sector. During ADIPEC 2018, Pyroban experts will speak directly to existing and future customers in the Middle East about its support for all...

Pyroban ATEX training further develops team expertise

Pyroban has recently delivered training on the ATEX Directives and hazardous areas to over 50 team members at its centre of excellence in Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex. The hazardous area training, which was delivered by experts Ex-Consulting, was attended by all Sales...

Do you know what to look for when buying an ATEX forklift truck?

The ATEX Directives have been around for many years but do buyers understand what “ATEX compliant” means in the real world and should they look deeper when asked to supply or purchase an ATEX compliant forklift truck? Pyroban has released a new white paper which...

Shortlisted for Adur & Worthing Business Awards 2018

Pyroban is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted as a finalist in the manufacturing and engineering category of the Adur & Worthing Business Awards 2018. These prestigious awards celebrate business excellence within the Adur & Worthing region and...

Shoreham Firm Pyroban confirms further investment and jobs

Shoreham-by-Sea based engineering business Pyroban has announced a further £500,000 investment at its West Sussex plant, with dozens of new jobs available. The news comes as the company approaches its 50th anniversary and first year under new ownership and...

What is an ATEX Zone 1 area?

For lift truck dealers looking to brush up on their knowledge of explosion protection, here is a simple overview of what an ATEX Zone 1 area is and what ATEX lift trucks for Zone 1 are all about. What is ATEX Zone 1? A Zone 1 hazardous area is classified as a place in...

ATEX safety for LANXESS Urethanes’ lift truck fleet

Chemical manufacturer LANXESS Urethanes UK Ltd. has received a new generation of Pyroban® protected lift trucks for its operation in Baxenden, UK. The company handles large volumes of flammable material and relies on active explosion protection to alert the drivers if...

What are the ignition risks on a diesel engine?

At the heart of all temporary well service equipment, there is usually a diesel engine providing the power. We explain the ignition risks found on standard powerpacks and how to overcome them. In the oil and gas industry, there is always a risk of a flammable...

Certification updates for Pyroban

Pyroban is pleased to have achieved the requirements for re-certification for four important certifications / notifications. This follows a six-day audit, demonstrating the company’s continued commitment to quality, safety and customer service. Sira Certification...