NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has expanded its fast assembly service for ATEX geared motors to include Gas Zone 1 & 2 and Dust Zone 21 & 22 for nominal motor power ratings up to 18.5kW.

The 94/9/EC compliant range options include temperature class to T4 (135°C) and both non-conductive and conductive dusts.

The ATEX classification 2G/Zone 1 geared motors available from the UK assembly service suit IEC frame ATEX rated motors in both standard and IE2 high efficiency classes, for frame sizes 80 through 180.

NORD SK 200E decentralized frequency inverters are also suitable in ATEX classification 3D/Zone 22 in IP55 & IP66 enclosures, available with output ratings up to 22kW.

NORD also supplies a complete programme of geared motors for more demanding ATEX Category 2D and 3G/Zone 2 applications.