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CCoE (Chief Controller of Explosives) Approval

CCOE is one of the mandatory requirements when it comes to installation of all electrical equipment in possible explosive environment. Rule 106 of the Petroleum Rules 2002 defines electrical equipment used in hazardous locations requires a CCOE approval.

Petroleum And Explosive Safety Organization PESO

PESO is as an organization under Ministry of Commerce and Industry Govt. of India. headquartered in Nagpur, INDIA. This organization approves products for suitability in usage at Petroleum or any place which may be explosive in nature (rich in perfect combustible atmosphere).

Chief Controller of Explosives (CCoE) under PESO is the exclusive organisation that approves electrical equipment for use in hazardous locations. The range of products covered varies from transducers to lighting to motors and generators etc.

While approvals are possible based on approved labs in India, CCoE offers a fast track solution to products qualified under European (ATEx) or International (IECEx) systems.

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  • Indian Manufacturers or
  • Manufacturers Abroad with established Authorised Indian (Local) Representative (ALR)
  • Actual user, in case OEM does not come forward for renewal in case of installed items

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  • Product qualifying to latest India/IEC/ European EN Standards
  • Up-to-date Factory inspection of the manufacturing unit
  • ALR
  • Provisions for Installation and After-sales support
  • Labelling as per CCoE Norms
  • The applicant should identify Zone of hazardous area and Gas Group and applicable temperature category in which the equipment is proposed to be installed / used.
  • ISI mark is a pre-requisite for certain items

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