Abtech – Electrical Enclosures & Junction Boxes For Zone 1 & Zone 2 Hazardous Areas
Abtech electrical enclosures and junction boxes are certified by ATEX for Zone 1 and Zone 2 hazardous areas – the range includes GRP, stainless steel and aluminium high voltage enclosures for 3.3kV, 6.6kV, 11kV and 33kV networks.
The electrical enclosures are used for high voltage cable connections, terminations and jointing – suitable for both industrial and hazardous area applications.
The range of Abtech hazardous area electrical enclosures offers flexibility in the product to accommodate individual requirements – each electrical enclosure is robust and durable to withstand usage in the harshest conditions globally.
The full range of steel, aluminium and GRP enclosures are suitable for a wide range of industrial and OEM applications and can be customised to individual requirements. This includes machining, painting, silk screen printing and electro-polishing.
Abtech hazardous area electrical enclosures are specified extensively throughout the oil and gas, offshore/marine, petrochemical, mining and rail.
Abtech Enclosures – SX Stainless Steel
Hazardous Area Electrical Enclosures
Abtech SX ATEX hazardous area stainless steel enclosures are certified for used within Zone 1 and Zone 2 hazardous areas. The SX range is made up of 14 varying sizes of electrical enclosure and can be supplied with removable cable gland plates on any of the enclosures four sides. The enclosures are supplied with earthing by means of an internal/external stud. Alternatively, earthing studs can be fitted to the door and gland plates. When fitted with a standard neoprene gasket, the elecrical enclosure is suitable for ambient temperatures of -40°C to + 80°C.
Abtech Enclosures & Junction Boxes
- Stainless Steel & Mild Steel Enclosures
- Glass Reinforced Polyester Enclosures
- Assembled GRP Junction Boxes
- Aluminium Electrical Enclosures
- High Voltage Enclosures
- Fire Rated Enclosures
- Polycarbonate and ABS Enclosures
- GRN8, BPC/SXC Control Stations and Submersible Enclosures
Abtech HV Stainless Steel Hazardous Area Electrical Enclosures
Abtech Stainless Steel Junction Boxes & Enclosures – SX66
Zone 1 & zone 2 hAZARDOUS AREA ATEX CERTIFIED
Abtech SX enclosures are manufactured in 316 stainless steel or mild steel and are available in 14 sizes and are supplied in standard depths of 140, 200 or 300mm. The range was designed initially to meet the tough conditions of the North Sea and can achieve IP66 and IP67 ingress protection – for depths of up to 120ft, IP68 electrical enclosures are also available.
In addition, the Abtech SX range has been tested to and passed the Shell/ERA deluge test which was devised to adequately test enclosures and electrical equipment which is routinely subjected to ships deck conditions or fire deluge systems.
Hazardous Area Junction Boxes
Abtech stainless steel hazardous area junction boxes are suitable for fire resistant hazardous area applications and meets the requirements of the IEC 331 international standard. Hazardous area enclosures include submersible, fire rated, high voltage and deluge proof versions.
Abtech ZAG range is constructed from aluminium and is available in 19 different sizes that are each precision die cast using Al Si 12 grade (LM24) aluminum alloy as this is generally considered the most suitable grade of aluminium to provide corrosion resistance in atmospheres that have a high salt content.
The ZAG range of hazardous area junction boxes also has excellent ingress protection qualities with the enclosure passed to IP65/66/67.
There are also a number of additional optional protection methods that can be applied toe the ZAG junction boxes. These are alochrome, anodising and epoxy polyester painting with a 316 grade stainless steel lid.
Abtech ZAG junction boxes – range of features L-R: Unpainted (raw) finish, Earth Stud, Allen Head fixing screws, Tamper-proof screws, External hinges, Component mounting plate, External mounting feet, Internal earthing bar, DIN standard mounting rail.
Abtech has over 40 years of experience in designing, manufacturing and supplying high quality electrical connection solutions.Abtech have been manufacturing quality industrial and hazardous area enclosures since the early 1970’s.
Their goal is to be the first choice supplier of quality electrical connection products worldwide.
With a head office based in Sheffield, UK and locations in Houston, Texas; Bünde, Germany; Busan, Korea and Singapore combined with our network of agents covering over 40 counties world-wide, Abtech have the coverage to handle any project, no matter how large or diverse of location
Since 1985 T&D have serviced the UK and world markets with an extensive range of Electrical, Mechanical, Process & Instrumentation Equipment – our Export Department is staffed by a team of professional sales engineers, sourcing specialists, expeditors and customer service advisors.
T&D global project experience has enabled us to build a solid reputation for the reliable supply of brand leaders – we consolidate your supply chain by providing single-source logistics to any international destination.
See how Thorne & Derrick service and support our key global markets and hazardous area industries in the following SlideShelf of Industry Infographics.
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- Valves, Gauges, Sensors & Monitors
- Meters – Flow, Water, Gas, Heat & Energy
- Surface Heating Elements, Mats & Pads
- Hazardous Area Power Distribution, Lighting & Electrical Enclosures