UKEX Certification Awarded To EXHEAT FX Series

Published 24 Mar 2022

UKEX Certification For The FX Series

UKEX Certification For The FX Series

EXHEAT FX Series – UKEX Certification

Compact Enclosure Heaters & Thermostats

EXHEAT Industrial has announced today that it has successfully been awarded the UKCA (UK Conformity Assessment) marking in compliance to the new UKEX Scheme. The new UKEX certificate covers the FX series, which includes the FX Enclosure Compact Heaters and FXT Thermostats.

With the recent transition from the previous CE marking, EXHEAT Industrial is proud to be the first enclosure heater manufacturer who holds the UKEX certification. By ensuring compliance with the UKCA requirements, this assures customers that the products in the FX series continues to be approved for use for the market in Great Britain.

As the market leading manufacturer of hazardous electric heaters and controls, EXHEAT Industrial strives to fulfil customers’ needs as a priority and to stay up to date by providing quality products that are certified for use in global projects.

Read More: UKCA Conformity Assessment | EXHEAT Industrial LTD & Thorne & Derrick Statement



The FX range of hazardous area enclosure heaters manufactured by EXHEAT provides an array of enclosure / cabinet heating solutions, and are available in both fixed duty and self-regulating variants – the EXHEAT FX range of electric heaters are ATEX Certified & Approved can also manufacture bespoke self-regulating designs to suit any space restraint or duty requirement.

This range of electrical heating products are certified for use in hazardous areas where the potentially explosive atmosphere is classified as a Zone 1 or Zone 2 (IIA, IIB, IIC) gas group or Zone 21 or 22 (IIIA, IIIB, IIIC) dust groups according to ATEX.

EXHEAT FX Hazardous Area Compact Enclosure Heaters - ATEX Certified Zone 1 & Zone 2

FX heaters can be controlled using the EXHEAT FXT control thermostats certified according to ATEX to provide safe and reliable heat in hazardous areas industries.

➡ Extensive range of electrical heating solutions are available including Exd Flameproof type products.

Thorne & Derrick International, based in the UK, are Specialist Distributors of Explosion Proof & Protection Equipment to provide safe and reliable Power,  Heat, Ventilation & Lighting to hazardous areas.




EXHEAT Industrial Ltd experience in producing heaters suitable for use within hazardous areas and their range of custom made heaters means EXHEAT and Thorne & Derrick can provide a heating solution for almost any situation. The range of process heaters and industrial heaters are manufactured in the UK. EXHEAT have over 20 years experience which guarantees the customer receives highest quality product.

Specialists to the Process & Hazardous Area Industries


Thorne & Derrick are leaders in the development and distribution of ATEX & IECEx Product Innovations that deliver significant improvements to clients plant, people and operational safety in the explosive atmosphere industries.

Your proactive problem solvers experienced in succession planning for the replacement of obsolete, non-conformant and legacy equipment in hazardous areas.

Your first-choice provider of innovative and competitive solutions to ensure ATEX & IECEx Compliance for Hazardous Area Electrical, HVAC & Process Instrumentation Equipment to UK and international projects.

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