Hazardous Areas Classified Locations HMI Panel PC

IECEx ATEX zone 2 UL class I, division 2 HMI panel PC hazardous areasAIS offers 15-22" HMI panel PCs or touch screen operator interfaces with international approvals for operation and monitoring in hazardous areas with modular designs.
AIS premium and standard modular panel PCs are constructed with completely sealed stainless steel type 4/4X, IP 65/66, NEMA 4/4X enclosure with environmental ratings (UL 50 or IEC 529) on the entire HMI system including fully sealed I/O ports. The touch panel PC supports wide operating temperatures from -20 to +60°C, comes with pre-installed Windows 10 IoT Enterprise (LTSB), Windows 7, or Linux operating system, and is powered by Intel® Core™ i5-6300U (Premium IEx Series), Intel® Celeron® N2930 (Standard IEx Series), or Intel Atom® N2600 (Compact IEx Series) processor.
AIS offers OSHA’s NEC Class I Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D, T4, CENELEC’s ATEX 94/9/EC Zone 2, IEC’s IECEx Zone 2, Ex nA and Ex ic certification on its hazardous locations panel PCs and open HMI platforms which are primarily designed for the volatile and harsh environments of oil, gas, chemicals, and oilfield equipment and services.
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Benefits

  • International approvals for use directly in hazardous areas
  • UL/CUL listed: Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D T4; Class I Zone 2, IIC, T4; UL 61010-1
  • CE Ex marked: ATEX II 3 G, Ex nA ic IIC Gc; ATEX Zone 2 Category 3 Gas
  • Compliance with IEC 60079-0, IEC 60079-11, and IEC 60079-15
  • Modular designs for field-replaceable displays and box PC modules
  • Dedicated disaster recovery drive for reduced downtime
  • Wide operating temperatures range from -20 °C to +60 °C
  • 1000 nits, sunlight readable and UV protective LCD displays
  • NEMA 4X and IP66 protective stainless-steel enclosure
  • Projected capacitive touch operation with thin gloves
  • Open platform enables industry 4.0 and industrial internet of things (IIoT) applications

Premium HMI Panel IEx

The Premium HMI panel PC (15-22") with Intel® Core™ i5-6300U processor (3M Cache, up to 3.00 GHz) is designed and certified to meet NEC/CEC Class/Division, ATEX Directive 94/9/EC, and IECEx Zone standards for increased safety in Division 2 and Zone 2 operator control and monitoring applications. AIS offers UL Class 1 Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D, T4, ATEX 94/9/EC Zone 2 Category 3, and IECEx Zone 2, Ex “nA” and Ex “ic”, T4 certification on its hazardous areas panel PC and open HMI platforms which are primarily designed for the volatile and harsh environments of oil, gas, chemicals, and petrochemical manufacturing industries used in drilling systems, control & monitoring, oilfield equipment & service applications

Standard HMI Panel IEx

The Standard HMI panel PC (15-22") with Intel® Celeron® processor N2930 (2M Cache, up to 2.16 GHz) is designed and certified to meet NEC/CEC Class/Division, ATEX Directive 94/9/EC, and IECEx Zone standards for increased safety in Division 2 and Zone 2 operator control and monitoring applications. AIS offers UL Class 1 Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D, T4, ATEX 94/9/EC Zone 2 Category 3, and IECEx Zone 2, Ex “nA” and Ex “ic”, T4 certification on its hazardous areas panel PC and open HMI platforms which are primarily designed for the volatile and harsh environments of oil, gas, chemicals, and petrochemical manufacturing industries used in drilling systems, control & monitoring, oilfield equipment & service applications.

Compact HMI Panel IEx

The Compact HMI panel PC with Intel Atom® Processor N2600 (1M Cache, 1.6 GHz) is designed and certified to meet NEC/CEC Class/Division, ATEX Directive 94/9/EC, and IECEx Zone standards for increased safety in Division 2 and Zone 2 operator control and monitoring applications. AIS offers UL Class 1 Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D, T4, ATEX 94/9/EC Zone 2 Category 3, and IECEx Zone 2, Ex “nA” and Ex “ic”, T4 certification on its hazardous areas panel PC and open HMI platforms which are primarily designed for the volatile and harsh environments of oil, gas, chemicals, and petrochemical manufacturing industries used in drilling systems, control & monitoring, oilfield equipment & service applications.