ATEX Approval

ATEX is derived from the French words

‘Atmosphéres Explosibles’.


It’s a joint directive of the European states regulating minimum essential health and safety requirements (EHSRs); overseeing the standard of manufacture, installation and usage of equipment in explosive atmospheres and working environments. 

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All equipment sold or installed into potentially explosive atmospheres within Europe after June 2003 must comply with the ATEX 94/9EC standard. The worthiness of the ATEX standard has grown to world-wide acclaim and acceptance, gaining industry respect in the USA, Asia, Australia and beyond.

Due to global demand, (and desiring further certification of our World-class quality) Austart applied for and obtained the latest ATEX certification for our range of turbine air starters. You can view our ATEX Addendum Instructions here.