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ATEX: SOPAT Variants Certified for Explosion Hazards​

In case of explosion hazards, our SOPAT particle measurement system is available in an ATEX variant that can perform particle size measurements under the hardest conditions. The successful ATEX certification in accordance to Appendix VII of the 2014/34/EU regulation enables the deployment under explosion hazards.


Our products and their production fulfill the highest European requirements posed on the production and sale of equipment for use in this sector. The successful certification of our SOPAT Vlex-System according to the safety requirements of Group II, Category 2G allows for the deployment in gas zones 1 and 2. Thus, we can guarantee effective and precise process management even under challenging conditions.

In addition to that, the SOPAT VIex System were successfully certified by the International Electrotechnical Commission System for Certification to Standards Relating to Equipment for Use in Explosive Atmospheres (IECEx).

ATEX Ranking according to 2G Ex db op pr [op is IIB+H2] IIB T4 Gb (2D) [Ex op is IIIC Db] possible for the SOPAT Vlex Systems (Pl, Sc, Pa, incl. Centralbox).