Specialists in explosion protection compliance and hazardous areas inspections.

Texeco cover many areas including hazardous area classification, intrinsic safety design, electrical equipment inspections and conformity assessment documents.

Welcome to our website.

Established in 2010 in Perth, Western Australia, Texeco specialises in electrical equipment in hazardous area (EEHA) compliance. This includes the preparation of conformity assessment documents (CAD’s), EEHA inspections, hazardous area classification reviews, EEHA design reviews, offshore EEHA maintenance and third party inspections. Texeco is passionate about EEHA compliance and implementation and we offer EEHA inspection and maintenance services to the oil and gas industry throughout Australia and internationally.

The services we offer (EEHA)

  • EEHA field inspections
  • EEHA compliance services (AS/NZS 60079 series)
  • Conformity assessment documents (CAD’s)
  • Hazardous area classifications (explosive gas atmospheres)
  • Verification of overseas certified packages
  • Offshore EEHA inspections (all inspectors hold TBOSIET)
  • EEHA offshore maintenance and rope access
  • Independent electrical inspections for the oil and gas industry

The services we offer (Electrical)

  • Electrical/instrumentation inspections and Factory Acceptance Tests
  • Infrared camera inspections (thermographic surveys)
  • Independent electrical inspections for the oil and gas industry (AS/NZS 3000)
  • Electrical data logging and recording of harmonics
  • Labour hire

Key EEHA competencies (AS/NZS 4761)

  • Installation
  • Maintenance
  • Inspection
  • Assessment of Standards
  • Conformity Assessment Documents
  • Design
  • Classification
  • Overhaul and Repair

Company profile.

Over the past 6 years, Texeco's experienced EEHA inspection team has performed both onshore and offshore EEHA inspections for oil and gas industry in Australia. Texeco has an exceptional safety record and we offer our clients outstanding value in the field of electrical maintenance and EEHA compliance. Our clients are varied and include oil and gas majors, but also many smaller operators looking for an experienced EEHA team to deliver cost effective EEHA compliance solutions. Recently, Texeco has provided EEHA inspection services for vendor packages fabricated in North America, Europe and Asia which are headed for Australian shores.

Conformity Assessment Documents.

Texeco provides CAD’s for electrical equipment certified under schemes other than the IECEx, ANZEx or AUSEx schemes. CAD’s provided by Texeco include electrical equipment holding North American certification (CSA, FM and UL) and electrical apparatus certified in the European Union under Directive 94/9/EC (ATEX). CAD’s are normally completed in three working days so please feel free to contact Texeco directly in order to secure a quotation for this professional service.

Looking for an accredited EEHA auditor?

Texeco’s EEHA inspection team is headed by Bill Rankin who is an accredited EEHA Auditor in Queensland (explosive gas atmospheres), licensed electrician and registered electrical engineering technologist (Engineers Australia).

Offshore electrical maintenance.

Texeco has a growing number of competent EEHA inspectors and EEHA maintenance operators. Our electrical team includes licensed electricians, instrument technicians and EEHA inspectors. All team members hold current TBOSIET and HUET. We also have rope access technicians available to support those hard to get to places.

Service areas

  • Australia
  • South Korea
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • France
  • UK

Getting in contact.

Texeco is available to support your EEHA compliance project so please contact us directly at:

  • Phone: +61 (0)8 6108 4378
  • Mobile: +61 (0)438 000 512
  • Email: bill@texeco.com.au (Australia)
  • Address: Unit 20 / 87 McLarty Ave, Joondalup, 6027, Western Australia
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