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IECEx Verification Global OEM


ATEC have been supporting one of the largest global process management providers, providing assurance their process skids meet international standards, directives and project specifications in relation to their use within potentially explosive atmospheres.

Project Details

ATEC have been carrying out Design Reviews on a series of process skids for use on various O&G projects throughout Europe, Middle East & Asia.

After this review, Initial Inspection is carried out on the finished installation involving 100% Detailed Inspection of all electrical equipment installed.

Benefits to our client

The Benefit to our client is multifaceted.

  1. By reviewing their product design, we are able to confirm the design;
    1. Complies with the specification laid down in the Project & International Standards being followed
    2. Has the appropriate certificate and associated documents to meet conditions of use.
    3. Avoids costly mistakes (replacing wrongly or non-certified equipment).
  2. By carrying out an Initial detailed Inspection, we are able to confirm the installation;
    1. Has been installed as per specification laid down in the Project & International Standards being followed
    2. Has been installed without damage and as per any conditions of use
    3. Has a comprehensive “Ex” dossier to back up full compliance “as built”
    4. Provides assurance to the end user that a 3rd Party verification has been carried out by an IECEx Certified Inspection Service Facility.
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Client historical average percentage value of overall project cost for rework without 3rd Party verification.

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Client recent average percentage value of overall project cost for rework with 3rd Party verification.

ATEC have been engaged on these projects for over 24 months utilizing over 10,000 man hours – all without any Lost Time Accidents (LTA’s) or Incidents (LTI’s) in full compliance with required Client Procedures along with relevant Country & International Standards.


  • O&G production.

Business challenges

  • H&S Compliance
  • Plant reliability.

Keys to success

  • ATEC Standard Certification Procedures
  • Competent Certified Inspectors
  • Detailed Project Management
  • Ability to interpret Standards and propose cost effective ALARP solutions.


  • Removal on intolerable Safety Risk
  • Compliance with company & international standards
  • Overall project cost savings of over 10% by reducing re-work.

Standards Referenced

  • IEC 60079 SERIES.

About ATEC Services

We are a group of companies focused on services related to Hazardous Area Awareness and Asset Integrity. We provide specialized safety training and inspection services for companies who deal with the world of Potentially Explosive Atmospheres. From our inception over 11 Years ago, ATEC has without a doubt, been the go-to company for hazardous area compliance around the world.

With Offices, Training and Inspection Centers in Houston and Singapore, the group is dedicated to the safety of personnel and asset protection by supplying International NEC / IEC Electrical Cables & Hazardous Area Accessories, Atex, IECEx competence training, including CompEx assessments, facility compliance and equipment inspection services. 

Learn more about us here!



We are pleased to officially announce the merger of EUTEX International and ATEC. Effective February 14th, 2022, both companies will operate as EUTEX International. This merger makes EUTEX the leading electrical supplier of hazardous area products and services around the globe.

The merger comes as a conjoint effort to offer the worldwide energy and renewable industry an integrated and boundary-pushing approach to working safely in hazardous areas. Our team acknowledges that our products and services impact other people’s lives, so minimizing safety risks for personnel and assets has always been our highest priority.