Barrier-Ex are a supplier of Hazardous Area Solutions specialising in explosion proof enclosures and hazardous area lighting equipment.

We are a part of the Barrier Group of companies and based in the North of England. We supply worldwide to a number of sectors including but not limited to oil and gas, marine, petrochemical, water treatment, manufacturing and mining.

Barrier-Ex seeks to provide superior Hazardous Area products and services that purchasers select for their clients, customers recommend to others, employees are proud of, and shareholders are happy to support. We work relentlessly to provide the customer with the best possible personal service, selection, quality and value.



The Barrier Ex Hazardous Area Solution

  • We are a one-stop shop for all your product requirements
  • All operations carried out on one site
  • Committed to achieving the most comprehensive certification standards for our clients
  • Rapid quotation times
  • Committed to achieving quickest lead in times
  • Compliance with current 17th edition standard to provide a general electrical quality assurance
  • Comprehensive working knowledge and understanding of BSI/IEC standards
  • Well over a decade of experience with potentially explosive atmosphere equipment
  • All Hazardous Engineers have completed SIRA/CSA Explosive atmospheres course
  • High quality Cortem product
  • Competitively priced
  • Quality design
  • Conformity and compliance guaranteed
  • Product delivered on time
  • Excellent after sales service
  • Able to deliver on complex projects
  • Best technical advice

Our Supplier

Cortem Group was formed by the brands Cortem, Elfit and Fondisonzo, is one of the most competitive companies of Oil & Gas. Since 1968, Cortem S.p.A. has been designing and manufacturing explosion-protected electrical equipment addressed to hazardous areas, meeting on-shore and off-shore applications.


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