Material Handling Equipment ATEX Conversions

Our Flametec division are specialists in flame protection solutions with over 30 years' experience designing and manufacturing explosion protection systems for diesel engines, diesel/electric Material Handling Equipment and bespoke components for a range of hazardous area applications including gas and dust environments, for ATEX zones 1, 2, 21 and 22.

We offer ATEX conversions to BS EN 1755:2015 for Material Handling Equipment operating in potentially explosive atmospheres.  This includes the following:

Area Classifications

  • Zone 1: Gas, high risk
  • Zone 2 : Gas, low risk
  • Zone 21: Dust, high risk
  • Zone 22: Dust, low risk


  • Counterbalance forklift trucks
  • MEWPs
  • Reach trucks
  • Side loaders
  • Lifting platforms
  • Powered pallet trucks
  • Floor washers

ATEX Compliant Accessories

  • Lights and beacons
  • Sounders and horns
  • Road lights
  • Electric wipers
  • Manual wipers
  • Various truck sensors
  • Batteries and connectors