Pepperl+Fuchs Achieves UL Class I Div 2, ATEX and IEC-Ex Zone 2 Certification on Panel Mount HMI Products


Delivers competitive advantage for hazardous area panel assembly

TWINSBURG, OH - Pepperl+Fuchs has received UL Class I Division 2, ATEX Zone 2 and IEC-Ex Zone 2 certification on their 15 in. and 19 in. Industrial Panel Products. This product line includes the PC8200 series Panel PCs, KM8200 Series Monitors with integral KVM, and RM8200 Series Remote Monitors.

"The global certifications enable companies to have one global standard supported world-wide by the Pepperl+Fuchs sales team, and OEMs with global solutions have the first HMI components with global certifications," says Louis Szabo, Business Development Manager for Pepperl+Fuchs. "These products may be coupled with Pepperl+Fuchs HMI hazardous-rated peripherals such as keyboards and barcode scanners, and can be mated with Bebco EPS purge systems by Pepperl+Fuchs, with typical lead times of one week or less."

Pepperl+Fuchs offers complete stand alone Operator Workstations rated for General Purpose, Class I Division 2, Class I Division 1, ATEX/IEC-Ex Zone 2 and ATEX/IEC-Ex Zone 1, ranging from 15 in. to 22 in. widescreen solutions.

"Customers who choose to engineer a complete solution with Pepperl+Fuchs will benefit from our world class products for industrial, hazardous and corrosive environments, in a variety of panel mount products, peripherals and purge systems designed to meet the most stringent industrial environments, with the full assurance of UL or ATEX/IEC-Ex accreditation," explains Szabo. "We even offer an intrinsically safe glove-friendly touchscreen monitor in 15 in. and 19 in. sizes. For customers who want a complete solution Pepperl+Fuchs offers standard packaged OITs with two week delivery, or we can work with OEMs on a tailored solution utilizing our Systems and Solutions UL 508A/NRFB/NNNY panel shop."

About Pepperl+Fuchs

Pepperl+Fuchs is a world leader in the design, manufacture, application and support of a broad range of robust solutions to varied process automation markets and applications.

A 2011 Control and Control Design Reader's Choice Award winner for intrinsic safety equipment, purge & pressurization systems and industrial computing solutions Pepperl+Fuchs has also been named by Control magazine and the ARC Advisory Group as one of the Top 50 Global Automation Companies.

Pepperl+Fuchs, 1600 Enterprise Parkway, Twinsburg, OH 44087; (330) 486-0002; fax: (330) 425-4607; pa-info@us.pepperl-fuchs.com; www.pepperl-fuchs.us.

Editorial contact:

Chris Nelson

612.237.4443

Technical Contact:

Kristen Barbour

330.486.0002

contact information

Tel.: 330.486.0002

Fax: 330.425.4607

www.pepperl-fuchs.us

pa-info@us.pepperl-fuchs.com

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