CE - ATEX Directive (2014/34/EU)

CE - ATEX Directive (2014/34/EU)

European ATEX Directive

Explosion-proof electric equipment is a very important feature according to safe electric equipment, especially in the dangerous explosion environment with dangerous chemical products among the industries of oil, marine oil, petrochemical, chemical, pharmacy and military.

European ATEX Directive (2014/34/EU) applicable from 20 April 2016, replacing the previous Directive 94/9/EC applicable from 1 July 2003 until 19 April 2016. ATEX Directive is applied in electric and non-electric equipments including various equipment and protection system, safety device, controlling device, adjustment equipment, etc.

Our Services

  • Guidance of documents preparation
  • Carry out Explosion-proof test in domestic labs according to standards
  • Verify EX report of Explosion-proof test
  • Verify technical documents
  • Issue audit reports
  • Audit the revised items and close NCR
  • Issue EC Type test certificate
  • Audit factory explosion-proof system
  • Issue Manufacturing License

Why to choose TÜV NORD?

  • TÜV NORD is the Notified Body authorized by EU, which is the most professional Explosion-proof NB all over the world.
  • Test in China is very convenient & fast: Explosion-proof test can be done in domestic labs that have been confirmed by TÜV NORD, such as Petroleum and Chemical Industrial Electrical Products Quality Supervision and Inspection Center for Explosion Proof (PCEC), Testing Technology Research Center of CCTEG-SHC, National Supervision and Inspection Center for Explosion Protection and Safety of Instrumentation (NEPSI), Suzhou Electrical Apparatus Science Research Institute Co., Ltd. (EETI) etc.
  • TÜV NORD will make your Import & Export Trade inspection more convenient: Simplify inspection procedure, improve inspection efficiency.

Your benefits at a glance

  • ATEX Directive certification (“Ex” Mark) is one kind of CE Mark Certification, which is compulsory and let electric & non-electric equipment with CE Mark enter European market freely
  • ATEX helps to control and improve safety performance of products effectively, which can enhance enterprises influence in market through improving the product quality
Mr. Eric LiDesign Review & Certification Manager

Tel.: +8621-33196220