UL continues at the forefront of hazardous locations research, testing and certification for over 100 years, and the UL HazLoc App makes this expertise accessible to anyone, anywhere, any time. Industry relies on the App for design, production, certification, installation, inspection and regulatory principles essential to success. To help further a common understanding of these… read more
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The annual IECEx System Management Committee (ExMC) and Testing and Assessment (ExTAG) Meetings are held in a different city each year and this year Umhlanga, South Africa proudly hosted the event. This event marked an important milestone for Africa. The IECEx System is the International Electrotechnical Commission System for certification to standards relating to equipment… read more
In a concerted effort to make oil exploration safer, Shell designed a remotely operated robot for use in hazardous locations and collaborated with UL for safety certification. Sensabot monitors equipment, carries out inspections and performs maintenance tasks in potentially explosive atmospheres such as those of an oil field. UL, with over 100 years of HazLoc… read more