Category: ATEX Resources

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ATEX Safety Standards: Breakdown of ATEX

What is an Explosive Atmosphere? Explosions are a serious subject and could result in injury or even death. This is true of anywhere, including within a workspace. Furthermore, they have the potential to cause a company or organisation affected, a massive cost due to damage. For this reason, there are regulations in place helping to…
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27/11/2019 0

Our ATEX Origin Story

As many people already know, the roots of SpaceVac can be traced back to the first product we released onto the market – our gutter cleaning system. A revolutionary development at the time, the system quickly became popular across the UK and further afield internationally. As the popularity of the product grew however – we…
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26/11/2019 0

The 2019 ATEX Range from SpaceVac

Our patented ATEX Cleaning System is a revolution in high-level cleaning; bringing our award winning technology into specialist explosve atmospheres worldwide… As anyone cleaning within the sector already knows – ATEX and other explosive-certified areas present a unique challenge for cleaners. In developing our patented ATEX cleaning system SpaceVac has sought to address these challenges…
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23/09/2019 0

Atex & SpaceVac’s Safety Locking Mechanism

The importance of a method to secure the poles and accessories together and prevent separation is paramount for more reasons than you might think! SpaceVac Technical Manager Andy Collar explains why… As well as the danger of injury from falling objects, the inconvenience of having parts of the system literally ‘falling apart’ is going to…
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18/09/2019 0
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Examples of Combustible Dust and Where they can be Found

Our ATEX cleaning systems have been developed specifically for use within areas where a risk is presented by combustible dust. But what is combustible dust? Our resident ATEX expert Andy Collar provides a short introduction to this specialist area of cleaning. Combustible dust is any fine material (such as powder and particles) that can potentially…
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30/08/2019 0