Hazardous Locations

Our knowledgeable team offers Hazardous Area and Hazardous Location services around the world.

Hazardous areas present unique challenges for people, processes, and equipment. Intertek can provide Total Quality Assurance for hazardous locations to help our clients power ahead safely.

All equipment manufactured for use in explosive atmospheres, whether the explosive atmosphere is caused by gas, vapour, mist or combustible dust must be suitably marked. From ATEX and IECEx certification, to the widely recognized ETL Mark for the US and Canada, our team of engineers and technicians have the experience and know-how to help you through the certification process. Beyond equipment, Intertek provides the most comprehensive services for end-to-end risk management and quality assurance, providing peace of mind through training, advisory, and technical service solutions designed with you in mind.

North American Approvals
Improve your speed to market with Intertek’s ETL Mark for the US and Canada

ATEX Directive for Europe
Get your product to European markets with Intertek’s expertise in ATEX Directive

IECEx System
Improve certification costs and speed to market with the IECEx Certification Scheme

Intrinsic Safety
When you are designing intrinsically safe products, testing and certification is an essential consideration

Protection Methods
Take charge in determining your Hazardous Locations protection needs

Hazardous Locations Consulting Services*
Our on-demand expertise can help accelerate your product design and market launch, access global markets, reduce costs, and mitigate risks

Alternative Fuels
Find out how certification and classification protocols can provide clear safety solutions

Preliminary Evaluations
Power ahead safely with a preliminary evaluation that offers valuable insights and guidance

Training Programmes
Get expert, timely and customized training to suit your specific needs

Technical Services
Streamline your processes and get your projects on the right path

Auditing and Systems Certification
Ensure that your management systems are optimized to facilitate successful growth

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*Intertek does not provide consulting services for management systems certification. Any consulting activities provided by Intertek are separated and independent from certification activities.


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