Explosion protection
Transfer of Knowledge on Explosion Protection

Transfer of Knowledge on Explosion Protection

Author: Dr. Zdravko Kramar Explosions do not happen often, but the consequences can be devastating. One explosion can cause many fatalities, an ecological disaster, and the company's collapse. We transfer the knowledge on explosion prevention when reviewing planned and performed explosion protection measures, e.g. in the facilities of the chemical, pharmaceutical, food, and wood industry, as well as in petrol stations, gas stations, chemical, fuel,...
The Whole World Sees You if You Are in IECEx

The Whole World Sees You if You Are in IECEx

Author: Dr. Zdravko Kramar In the EU, a user can only obtain mandatory certificates of compliance with EU Directive 2014/34/EU if it has been provided by a manufacturer of devices for use in potentially explosive atmospheres (Ex-devices). Certificates from all over the world issued as part of the IECEx scheme are available online. SIQ Ljubljana has been part of the IECEx scheme since its inception. Further to our invitation, members of the IECEx...
Explosion protection for petrol stations

Explosion protection for petrol stations

Author: Dr. Zdravko Kramar Most consumers know that explosion of fuel gases may occur due to error. What volume of petrol is required for a dangerous explosion is, however, less known. Furthermore, the risk of dust explosion is underrated. Consumers very often encounter explosion protection at petrol stations. A petrol station is required to define explosion protection measures in an explosion hazard study. In addition to proper planning of explosion protection, equipment in the...