Strongest Paths to the Global Marketplace

2007-09-08 13:24:00

Strongest Path to the Global Marketplace Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) is an independent, not-for-profit product safety testing and certification organization. We have tested products for public safety for more than a century, and have been involved in the global conformity assessment of electrical equipment for use in, or relating to, hazardous locations (explosive atmospheres) for more than 85 years. In addition to being the leader in product safety testing and certification within the US, our involvement in the testing and certification of HazLoc equipment is recognized and respected around the world. Our HazLoc family members include UL USA (Northbrook, IL & Anchorage, AK USA), UL International Demko A/S (Herlev Denmark), UL do Brasil Ltda. (São Paulo Brasil), UL Ibérica (Barcelona Spain), UL International Germany GmbH (Neu-Isenburg Germany), UL International (UK) Ltd (Guildford, Surrey United Kingdom), and UL India (Bangalore India). The strength of our global HazLoc team is its ability to meet your needs -- especially in the area of turnaround time and global market access. Regarding turnaround time, we have over 90 highly-trained and customer-focused HazLoc engineering staff ready to service our customers. Regarding market access, we are the only safety testing and certification organization that maintains the following global HazLoc accreditations: Internationally: Ex Certification Body (ExCB) and Ex Testing Laboratory (ExTL) status under the IECEx Scheme In the European Union: Notified Body (NB) status under the ATEX Directive, In the United States: Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) under OSHA, In Canada: Accredited Certification Body (ACB) under the Standards Council of Canada (SCC), In Brazil: INMETRO accreditation, and In Japan: Designated Foreign Testing Body (DFTB) under the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Recognizing that these accreditations can not address all global market access needs, we also maint... Devamı


2006-02-08 00:50:00

hazloc · Hazardous Locations     This e-group is dedicated to electrical installations in hazardous (classified) locations. You are welcome to debate any question about area classification, maintenance procedures, new technologies and related issues. Among industries with these kind of installations, we find mining, oil refineries, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, sewage treatment, mining, food processing, and many others.On the top; fire at Buncefield Oil Depot, at Hempstead, UK, on December 11th, 2005. Devamı