Hazardous Area Ex CU TR approval
Published: 15 December, 2014
APPROVALS NEWS: The new hazardous area ex approval CU TR has been issued to Spectrex detectors.
The new TR CU Declaration of Conformity certifies compliance to the new, harmonised technical regulations of the Eurasian Economic Community (Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan) and fulfilment of safety requirements for equipment in use in explosive atmospheres. It is mandatory for any electrical equipment that is to be operated, or installed, in hazardous areas and potentially explosive atmospheres in these countries.
The certification enables products to obtain clearance at the Russian and Customs Union borders. These certifications replace the GOST-R and Ex GOST-R national Russian certification system that is being gradually withdrawn.
This approval covers SharpEye 40/40, 20/20MI, 20/20Si and CCTVIx Optical Flame Detectors, as well as the SafEye 950/960, 900, 700, 200 and Duct Mounted Open Path Gas Detectors.