Although the price of oil remains stubbornly low, safety is still a critical component in the oil exploration and production process.
To meet stringent safety requirements and to ensure critical communications, Procom has developed a line of ATEX certified antennas. These antennas were originally designed for use by a major producer in the North Sea. Now they are available in the U.S.A.
ATEX antennas are specifically designed for use in hazardous environments such as oil refineries, offshore platforms, FPSO vessels, drill ships and tankers. The Procom/APN ATEX antenna portfolio consists of more than 25 different ATEX antenna types, all based on ATEX directive 94/9/EC. Models include unity gain Airband VHF, Marine band VHF and UHF, Wi-Fi 2.4Ghz antennas and GPS L1 passive antennas suitable for timing applications.
Procom ATEX radio antennas are shipped with the rugged ‘LW’ integral antenna mount and hardware. All items are shipped with any necessary grounding kits and also a certificate of conformity.
A brochure showing the product line can be downloaded here:
Procom A/S is part of APN, Amphenol Private Networks group of companies. APN is one of the world’s leading suppliers of rugged antenna systems for wireless 2-way radio communications designed for professional users.
Based just north of Copenhagen, Denmark, Procom produces a wide range of world class R.F products including antennas, filters, combiners, couplers and R.F measuring equipment.
Please contact PBX Systems LLC in Houston, TX for availability and pricing of the ATEX antenna portfolio.