Endres Tools GmbH is BAM certified (BAM = Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und
This certificate ensures that the materials we make our tools of are applicable in explosion-endangered zone 1 / 21 according to the european guideline 199/92/EG for all explosion groups defined under IEC 60079:2004 section 0. The scope of explosion-endangered zones was changed from Zone 0 / 20 to zone 1 / 21 according to TRBS 2152 section 3 attachment sentence (2).
Explosion prevention ATEX = ATmosphere EXplosible
ATEX 137 (118), also called guideline 99/2/EG, is responsible for the safety of persons at commissioning,
operation and attendance of explosive plants.
Corresponding ATEX 99/92/EC Endres Tools are to be used in Ex-Zones.
Since July 2003 only operating material, which conforms to this guideline, is allowed to be placed into circulation.