SA Equip were announced as winner of the ‘Best User Application’ award at Hazardex International Conference and Exhibition held in Runcorn, Cheshire on Wednesday 28th of February 2018. This award category recognises the specific benefits that a product, system or service has made within hazardous areas across a range of industries. The award winner was decided by customers, companies and suppliers that hold an interest in the development of ATEX & IECEx certified technology utilised for different industry applications.

HazardEx has become a focal point for market intelligence, global news and reporting from hazardous areas across the world. The awards programme has become established as a benchmark for companies supplying services and products for hazardous areas.

SA Equip has reinforced their position as an industry leader for the provision of portable ATEX & IECEx Certified Heating, Lighting, Power Distribution and Ventilation equipment through the achievement of this hazardous area industry award. The ‘Best User Application Award’ was earned based on the service SA Equip provided to Centrica in Morecambe Bay onboard their Normally Unmanned Installations. The operator approached SA Equip to help design and commission a system to provide efficient power distribution and lighting onboard their platforms to help reduce costs and increase the life of the Rhyl Field.

Highly focused on adaptability and innovation, SA Equip continually strives to exceed customers expectations by responding to challenging conditions with new product innovations and modifications to existing products to improve operational performance.

SA Equip Managing Director Mike Shimwell commented: “We are extremely honored to have been awarded the ‘Best User Application’ award for our partnership with Centrica in Morecambe Bay. This award is a testament to the dedication and hard work of our team in our mission to help our clients increase their safety and efficiency.”