Extronics is a globally recognized company known for the design and manufacture of equipment for hazardous areas, primarily focusing on intrinsic safety and explosion-proof solutions. Established in 1992, the company has over 30 years of experience in serving the process industries.
Extronics specializes in developing and manufacturing IECEx, ATEX, and North American certified equipment for use in hazardous areas, as well as rugged industrial products for harsh environments. They serve businesses around the world from a broad spectrum of industries such as the chemical, oil and gas, mining, and pharmaceutical sectors. Exloc is proud to offer our customers the finest products from this well-respected manufacturer of explosion-proof and intrinsically safe equipment.
Extronics’ product range includes a variety of solutions tailored for different needs, such as:
- Wireless Solutions – Extronics offers extensive wireless solutions to extend network capabilities into hazardous areas. This includes the iWAP series of wireless enclosures that are certified to ATEX, IECEx, and MET standards. These solutions are designed to be cost-effective and tailored to specific hazardous-area requirements.
- Auto ID – Extronics provides asset management solutions in hazardous areas using passive RFID and barcode scanners. Their range of intrinsically safe UHF RFID Tag and barcode scanning solutions are designed to extend asset management into hazardous areas efficiently.
- Power Solutions – The Extronics catalog also features a range of power solutions specifically designed for hazardous areas. This includes uninterruptible power supplies, batteries, and solar solutions that cater to the specific needs of hazardous-area power requirements.
In terms of technology and innovation, Extronics collaborates with leading companies like Cisco, Aruba, and Siemens to deliver enterprise-class wireless solutions. They utilize their networking expertise to provide AeroScout Real Time Location Solutions for worker safety, accountability, and asset management. Additionally, Extronics offers asset tracking using RFID and barcode technology, which can operate standalone or be connected via Bluetooth to a smart device for an integrated solution.
Quality and compliance are pivotal to Extronics’ operations. Their management system is certified to ISO 9001:2015 and BS EN ISO/IEC 80079-34:2011 standards for the manufacture of explosive atmosphere equipment. They hold an ATEX quality module, which allows their products and solutions to be designed and manufactured in compliance with the ATEX directive 2014/34/EU, and they are also certified to design and manufacture to the IECEx standard.
Extronics’ history is marked by several significant milestones, such as making the transition from a reseller to a manufacturer in 2005, winning the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade in 2014, and introducing various innovative products like the iWAP XN3 wireless enclosure system in 2019 and the iTAG XB intrinsically safe Bluetooth tags in 2022.
Overall, Extronics demonstrates a strong commitment to safety, innovation, and customer-centric solutions in hazardous and industrial environments.
Exloc Instruments, as a distributor of Extronics products, offers a diverse range of intrinsically safe equipment suitable for hazardous environments. Our current Extronics product lineup can be viewed in this section. Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have about these or any other products offered for sale on the Exloc Instruments website.