Sigma-HSE India Launch Fire and Explosion Powder Testing Laboratory

Winchester, UK & Delhi, India, 26th March 2021.

Sigma-HSE launch new testing lab

The new laboratory will be used to further expand and diversify the range of powder testing and testing data available to businesses across the Indian subcontinent.

This will allow Sigma-HSE India to scale its current powder test offering and allow its customers to receive valuable testing data faster. The addition of the new laboratory will ultimately allow Sigma-HSE India’s customers to make informed decisions regarding the creation and/or maintenance of a basis of safety quicker.

The addition of the powder testing laboratory in Delhi is a key milestone for the Sigma-HSE groups ambitious 2021 global growth plan.

This launch allows for the introduction of a number of new testing capabilities including Minimum Ignition Energy (MIE), Minimum Ignition Temperature (MIT) and Layer Ignition Temperature (LIT).

Sigma-HSE India’s Director, Naresh Kumar said, “Sigma-HSE India is a dextrous conglomerate that provides qualitative Dust Hazard Analysis for the enhancement of inherent safety in the working environment. Through the acquisition and recent launch of this new powder testing laboratory, we can generate quality data to find solutions for debarring the explosibility risks of potential dust layers or clouds.”


About Sigma-HSE

Sigma-HSE provides global process safety support and solutions through a single source of expert knowledge regarding process safety in the work environment. Sigma-HSE offers a broad range of chemical reaction hazard testing services such as DSC, Carius, ARC, VSP2 & RC1. Our consultancy services include ATEX/DSEAR Assessments, HAZID/HAZOP Studies and SIL/LOPA Assessments. Sigma-HSE’s laboratories work to ISO/IEC 17025 quality standards and provide quality, reproducible results at competitive rates.

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