Cooling Fans For the Oil and Gas industry

Energy Efficient Fans for the Oil and Gas Industry

• Optimise operating process.
• Lower downtimes.
• Improved health and safety.

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Why The Wrong Fan Can Drastically Impact Production Output

When dealing with an explosive atmosphere, buying an off-the-shelf fan could prove to be a costly mistake.

Unless the fan and motors are designed and manufactured to ATEX standards, they might cause a gas, vapour, or dust ignition under certain operating conditions, putting operators and production at risk.

Fans destined to the offshore and onshore oil and gas rigs, chemical plants, production platforms must withstand a corrosive environment. Otherwise, their failure can prove costly – downtime, more process stoppages, slower production.

Self-certified ATEX fans could leave you vulnerable to personal injury litigation if employees have an accident.

ATEX And IECEx Fans For Explosive Environment

Reliable and efficient explosion-proof solutions designed for offshore/onshore oil and gas platforms, wastewater treatment plants, desalination, and chemical plants.

Sustainable design – high quality, heavy-gauge steel construction- makes these fans highly cost-effective.

Third-party certification for ATEX and IECEx provides peace of mind for employees’ safety.

Guaranteed performance. Predictable running costs. Easy installation.

Customised centrifugal fans, axial fans, and side channel blowers in 100’s of different configurations to suit most applications and specifications.


ATEX and IECEx Fans
  • Versatile construction – Stainless Steel, Mild Steel or Aluminium
  • Flow Rates Up to 200,000 M³/Hr
  • Pressure up to 150 Mbar
  • Custom solutions available to meet your specific requirements
  • Special paint and fan case material options
  • Material/welding testing
  • High-level quality plans and ‘Witness testing’ available on request
  • In-house quality manufacture
ACI Bottle Cap and Neck Dryers
ACI Bottle Cap and Neck Dryers

ATEX rated explosion-proof fans are used for hydrogen dilution within the process of electro-chlorination

ACI Explosion Proof Fans are used to cool Top Drive Motors used during the drilling process on offshore oil rigs

Why ACI?

50+ years of technical expertise
and experience.

World-class solutions –
US (Maine) subsidiary. Distributors,
agents and partners in 40+ countries.

Performance guaranteed – all standard and custom systems will perform as tested and specified. Guaranteed results and savings.

Advanced quieter air blowers
that take up less space.

UK designed and
manufactured equipment.

Thousands of happy customers
across the world.

ATEX vs IECEx – Understanding the standards

It is easy to get lost in the detail when specifying explosion-proof equipment. In this blog, we explain what ATEX and IECEx stands for and what certification you need for each.

ACI - Explosion proof fans

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