Category Archives: Chemical

The explosive dangers of dust and powders

In July 2015 an explosion at a wood mill is Bosley near Macclesfield killed 4 people.  In subsequent investigations, the Health and Safety Executive implicated ‘Dust Issues’ as the cause of the explosion. The danger of explosive dust and fine powders … Continue reading

Categories Chemical, Food-Bev, Pharma, News, ATEX

Joining up the data islands – Knowledge is power

Sometimes a client turns to Denca in search of the best solution to an obvious problem – but that isn’t always the case. When we were approached by a renowned continuous strand glass fibre manufacturer, there was nothing specific that … Continue reading

Categories Chemical, Case Study

Denca’s ATEX documentation impresses . . .

Denca recently carried out an instrument & electrical installation project for a national Oil supply company. The nature of the fuels involved meant the area of the project was classified by the customer as hazardous and given a Zones 1 … Continue reading

Categories Technical Information, News, Chemical, ATEX, Case Study

Growing demand for ATEX design & inspection

Denca has seen a growing interest from customers in our ATEX design and inspection capabilities. A recent example was the request by a Liverpool based chemical company to carry out complete site compliance checks.One of Denca’s engineers was based on … Continue reading

Categories Denca Development, News, Chemical, Case Study, ATEX


Denca  is delighted to have been awarded the prestigious E&I controls contract for the new IPB2 facility designed by  T Squared, the UK’s leading complete laboratory and cleanroom specialist, for its end user SAFC, world leader in biochemical and organic … Continue reading

Categories Case Study, Chemical

Denca’s expertise is chosen for Rio de Janeiro control systems project

Denca have been awarded a significant project in Brazil that is centred around control systems installation, implementation and software development. Cheshire-based Denca will use equipment from world-leading drive and control company, Bosch Rexroth AG. The installation is currently taking place … Continue reading

Categories Case Study, Chemical