Abtech BPGA160 Enclosures – Zone 1 & 2 ATEX

Abtech BPGA160 Electrical Enclosures

Abtech BPGA160 GRP assmebled electrical enclosures are ATEX Certified for use in Zone 1 and Zone 2 hazardous areas – the terminal enclosures commonly used as junction boxes are manufactured from GRP and available in a full range of depths and sizes.

  • ATEX EEx e (Zone 1 & Zone 2)
  • ATEX EEx nA (Zone 2)

The GRP carbon loaded glass reinforced polyester version of the enclosure (Abtech BPGC) helps to reduce the surface resistance of the material and consequently reduce the risk of spark from static build up – please quote Abtech BPGC160 when ordering.

GRP Assembled Enclosure

Zone 1 & Zone 2 Hazardous Areas

Enclosure Application

Abtech BPGA160 electrical enclosures are suitable for hazardous areas.

Protection Degree IP66 or IP67.

Hazardous Area Certification

  • ATEX & IECEx (Zone 1 & 2; Zone 21 & 22)

Abtech BPGA160 GRP Enclosures

Junction Box Specification

Part ReferenceEnclosure Material Width mmLength mmWeight g


Abtech BPG8A160 EnclosureGRP (grey)1601601740Zone 1 & Zone 2
Abtech BPGC8A160 EnclosureGRP (black)1601601740Zone 1 & Zone 2
GRP Assembled Electrical Enclosures & Junction Boxes For Hazardous Areas

GRP Assembled Electrical Enclosures & Junction Boxes For Hazardous Areas

Abtech BPGA160 electrical enclosures, manufactured from GRP, are suitable for Zone 1 and Zone 2 hazardous areas according to the ATEX Directive.

Fitted Components

Cable EntriesBlanking PlugsTerminalsEarth Continuity PlateEarth Stud
4 x M20 (2 x Side A, 2 x Side C)4 off (Ex‘e’ rated)13 x SAK 2.5Yes (Copper)Yes (Brass, M6)

Temperature Rating

-50°C to +40°C at T6

-50°C to +55°C at T5

ENCLOSURE Power Rating


Abtech BPGA160 - ATEX Zone 1 Zone 2 Junction Box Electrical Enclosures

Note enclosure drawing is not to scale – blue dimensions are in mm, green dimensions are in decimal inches

Hazardous Area Zone 1 Zone 2 Enclosure Junction Box

T&D Are Main Abtech Stockists: Hazardous Area Power, Control & Instrumentation Junction Boxes & Electrical Enclosures suitable for low voltage and high voltage (3.3kV, 6.6kV, 11kV, 33kV) networks.