Hindlow Technical’s range of specialist test services is aimed specifically at the environmental and hazardous area industries. Using our partner suppliers we can provide a comprehensive range of test facilities. All our equipment meets International standards of accuracy to give the best possible confidence.
Our test facilities are open for use by international test and approval organisations as well as manufacturers.
|Flameproof and Explosion testing|
|Flameproof and explosion proof equipment. Electrical and non-electrical devices||Determination of maximum explosion pressure.Non-transmission of explosion||IEC 60079-1UL 1203
|HV motors||High Voltage fault explosion tests||IEC 60079-7 & IEC 60079-15|
|Fuel dispenser cables||Gas and flame migration||EN 13617-1|
|Cable entry devices||Transmission tests||CSA C22.174UL 1203
|Engine inlet and exhaust systems||Determination of maximum explosion pressure.Non-transmission of explosion||EN 1834|
|Flame arresters and blast devices|
|Flame arresters. In-line or end-of-line. Deflagration or detonation||Transmission tests||
IEC 16852EN 12874
USCG 33CFR 154
|Safety containers||Arrester tests||FM 6051/2|
|Blast dampers||Verification and overpressure tests||EN 1127-1:2007|
Bursting discs and vents
|Production and verification tests||
Use our fully calibrated and accredited endurance testing facilities for temperature and humidity testing. Exceeds the requirements of IEC 60079-0.
Hindlow Technical’s comprehensive Ingress protection facilities can test any size of equipment up to 10,000 m3 for water and dust ingress. Tests to ISO 60529 (left) or NEMA 250 (below).
We are proud of our unique facilities to test hazardous area engines and ancillaries.
We are not aware of any other facility able to offer our spark arrester experience or capability.
Need to convert you engines for use in hazardous areas? Our facilities and partners can supply a full range of conversion advice, parts sourcing and tests. Temperature rating, spark arresters, flame arresters and engine tests and assessment to International standards
Hindlow Technical’s staff specialise in vehicle re-fuelling applications. We have an almost unique knowledge of European dispensers and ancillaries, including vapour recovery systems and addressing all modern fuel applications whether it be petrol, diesel, LPG, CNG or Hydrogen. Our comprehensive test facilities include tests to:
|Fuel dispensing Forecourts & gas stations|
|fuel dispensers||EN 13617-1|
|Under-pump shear valves||EN 13617-3|
|Vapour recovery systems||EN 13617-1
|Dispensing nozzles||EN 13012|
|Tank overfill valves||EN 13616|
|LPG dispensers||EN 14678-1|
|LPG dispensing nozzles||EN 13760|