Cortem Hazardous Area Explosion Proof Lighting Supplied To Rolls Royce In Sunderland

By Chris Dodds on 19th July, 2012

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Cortem Hazardous Area Explosion Proof Lighting Supplied To Rolls Royce In Sunderland


Hazardous Area Lighting

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Cortem Lighting for Potentially Explosive Atmospheres


T&D have recently been involved in the supply of Cortem Hazardous Area Lighting to the Rolls Royce facility in Sunderland. Rolls Royce Sunderland is a centre of excellence for engine disk manufacturing including aero, marine and industrial Trent and EJ200 engines for the civil aerospace industry.

Rolls Royce

The Cortem EVF range of lights supplied are explosion-proof lighting fixtures built to CENELEC standards EN 60079-1: 2004, EN 60079-0: 2006, EN 61241-1: 2004, EN 61241-0: 2006 and European Directive 94/9/EC: 1994.

Pictured: Cortem EVF Explosion Proof Lighting

Cortem EVF Explosion Proof Lighting

Cortem lighting can be installed indoors or outdoors in potentially hazardous atmospheres containing explosive or combustible gases and dusts - installed extensively throughout hazardous area Zones 1, 2, 21, and 22.

Typical Cortem Lighting Industries:

  • Chemical
  • Petrochemical
  • Pharmaceutical industries
  • Onshore and offshore marine and ship industries
  • Areas with risks of explosion and fire
  • Oil and gas industries
Cortem EVF Explosion Proof Lighting Specifications

Rated Voltage

230 V ac (110/230 V ac/dc upon request, standard for models EVF-2180, EVF-2360 

Rated Frequency 

50/60 Hz

Execution CE 0722 

Ex II 2GD Ex de IIC T... Ex tD A21 IP66 (Protection against combustible gases and dusts) 

Max Surface Temperature 

100°C (T5)

85°C (T6)

Ambient Temperature

-20°C +55°C

CE Test Certification Of Type

CESI 03 ATEX 098 

GOST R (Russia) Certification 


GOST K (Kazakhstan) Certification 



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Cortem Hazardous Area Lighting EVF Range

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