Valves and ATEX - with Goetze you can rest assured

Here you will find answers to questions on the subject of ATEX that we are asked particularly frequently.

In case you have a special questions please contact us. We will be pleased to help you and give you our advice.


What does ATEX mean?

ATEX stands for the abbreviation of the French term for explosive atmospheres "atmosphères explosibles".

Goetze valves are fundamentally suitable for use in potentially explosive areas. Consequently they were subjected to a conformity assessment according to the ATEX Product Directive 2014/34/EU. As an independent, notified body, theTÜV SÜD was commissioned with the assessment of our products. 

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Selection Chart for Goetze ATEX Products

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Valves and ATEX