Exploring Mobility

ECOM has four core disciplines that include:  Mobile Computing, Communication, Measuring & Calibration and Hand-lamps. They offer a huge variety of innovative and proven solutions.

Whether you are looking for an industrial PDA, mobile phone, measuring device or torch: products from ecom are thought-out to the finest detail, combine uncompromising safety features with maximum functionality, and come with all of the necessary approvals and certifications for use in your area of application.

ecom’s Mobile Worker Concept

About ecom

ECOM instruments is an innovative company characterized by integrity, professionalism, high levels of expertise and reliability in realizing demanding projects in the field of explosion-shielded products. Each company’s requirements are accommodated by our employees around the world. ECOM sees itself as a partner to their customers from the most diverse sectors, which include the chemical, petrochemical, pharmaceutical and mining industry to name a few.

ecom instruments – Mobile Safety

ecom-Enabling Benefits From High Quality Applications

ecom Tablets

World´s first Zone 1 / DIV 1 tablet computer based on Samsung GALAXY Tab Active Ecom´s hazardous area tablet, the Tab-Ex®, brings new customer focused solutions and improved ease of use to mobile workers in Oil & Gas, Refining, Chemical, Pharmaceuticals and other industries with hazardous areas. Recognizing that many work tasks are performed in both non-hazardous and hazardous areas, ecom is launching an entire family of compatible tablets, peripherals and accessories ideal for use in Zone 1 / Division 1, Zone 2 / Division 2 and non-hazardous environments worldwide.

ecom Zone 1 Div 1 Tablet Tab Ex® 01

World´s first Zone 1/21 & DIV 1 tablet computer based on Samsung GALAXY Tab Active

ecom´s hazardous area tablet, the Tab-Ex®, brings new customer focused solutions and improved ease of use to mobile workers in Oil & Gas, Refining, Chemical, Pharmaceuticals and other industries with hazardous areas.

Recognizing that many work tasks are performed in both non-hazardous and hazardous areas, ecom is launching an entire family of compatible tablets, peripherals and accessories ideal for use in Zone 1 / Division 1, Zone 2 / Division 2 and non-hazardous environments worldwide.

Safety (employees, assets, environments) is priority number one when carrying even unintended or switched off any electronic device in to environments with explosion risks. Since even Zone 2 equipment is “only required to be safe under normal operation conditions“ any fault could cause an explosion in the occassion of an explosive atmosphere.

This is why ecom has worked collaboratively with Samsung to develop the World’s first intrinsically safe tablet, which is certified for use in Zone 1/ 21 & DIV 1 hazardous areas.

ecom Zone 1 Div 1 Tablet Tab Ex® 01

ecom Zone 2 Div 2 Tablet Tab Ex® 01

Zone 2 / DIV 2 tablet computer based on Samsung GALAXY Tab Active

ecom´s hazardous area tablet, the Tab-Ex®, brings new customer focused solutions and improved ease of use to mobile workers in Oil & Gas, Refining, Chemical, Pharmaceuticals and other industries with hazardous areas.

Recognizing that many work tasks are performed in both non-hazardous and hazardous areas, ecom is launching an entire family of compatible tablets, peripherals and accessories ideal for use in Zone 1 / Division 1, Zone 2 / Division 2 and non-hazardous environments worldwide.

ecom Zone 1/21 & DIV 1 Tablet – Tab-Ex® 01

Pad-Ex 01 

Pad-Ex 01 D2 redefines what a mobile Full Win tablet PC shall be:

While being given its level of ruggedness, Pad-Ex 01 D2 meets all the environmental requirements and supports the latest 5th generation Intel® Core™ i5 / i7 processor. It also provides battery life up to 7 hours and Windows® 10 / Pro support.

Combining robust features and a large screen size, superior performance is ideal for field operatives of all sectors to complement or even substitute Desktop PC, laptop or wall mounted display.

Pad-Ex 01 Tablet Comes in two Certifications:

Pad-Ex 01 – CSA Mobile Tablet (Division 2)

  • Class I, Division 2, Groups A,B,C,D T5
  • Class I, Zone 2, Group IIC T5

Pad-Ex 01 – ATEX Mobile Tablet (Zone 2)

ATEX (Europe)

  • II 3G Ex ic IIC T4 Gc IP64
  • II 3D Ex ic IIIB T135°C Dc IP64

  • Ex ic IIC T4 Gc IP64
  • Ex ic IIIB T135°C Dc IP64

ecom ATEX Zone 1 and Zone 2 Rugged Mobile Systems

ecom phones

An ultra-rugged, unlocked, LTE / WiFi / Android™ smartphone, the Smart-Ex® 01 comes with unrivalled features:

 Such as a touch screen that can be viewed in direct sunlight and easily used with dirty or wet work gloves.

 An extremely loud speaker, noise cancellation, a powerful battery, water and drop resistance. Unlocked and SIM free – allowing connection to any network worldwide.

 9th generation of I.S. mobile phones (reliability track record). Zone 1/21 CSA ATEX IECx Division 1

Smart-Ex® 01

ecom Intrinsically Safe Smartphone – Smart-Ex® 01

Worker safety with Smart-Ex® 01

An ultra-rugged, unlocked, LTE / WiFi / Android™ smartphone, the Smart-Ex® 01 comes with unrivalled features:

  • Such as a touch screen that can be viewed in direct sunlight and easily used with dirty or wet work gloves.
  • An extremely loud speaker, noise cancellation, a powerful battery, water and drop resistance and an optional 3-Year Service Level Agreement are just some features of the Smart-Ex® 01 that provide peace of mind to enterprises and workers alike.
  • Access to productivity applications and worker safety as well as a full suite of industrial-grade accessories completes the solution.
  • Unlocked and SIM free – allowing connection to any network worldwide
  • 9th generation of I.S. mobile phones (reliability track record)
  • Quality control conducted in Germany, based on 30 years experience in the Ex-market

Smart-Ex® 201

Worker safety with Smart-Ex® 201

An ultra-rugged, unlocked, LTE / WiFi / Android™ smartphone, the Smart-Ex® 201 comes with unrivaled features:

  • Such as a touch screen that can be viewed in direct sunlight and easily used with dirty or wet work gloves.
  • An extremely loud speaker, noise cancellation, a powerful battery, water and drop resistance and an optional 3-Year Service Level Agreement are just some features of the Smart-Ex® 201 that provide peace of mind to enterprises and workers alike.
  • Access to productivity applications and worker safety as well as a full suite of industrial-grade accessories completes the solution.
  • Unlocked and SIM free – allowing connection to any network worldwide
  • 9th generation of I.S. mobile phones (reliability track record)
  • Quality control conducted in Germany, based on almost 30 years experience in the Ex-market

Other Devices by ecom

A variety of other devices for measurement and calibration are available with a large number of worldwide approvals for use in potentially explosive environments. Zone 1/21 CSA ATEX IECx Division

ecom Fluke 28 II Ex

The 28 II EX carries the most important Ex-certifications and is also tested for drops of up to 3 meters. Additionally it is waterproof and dustproofed (IP67) as well. Therefor the 28 II EX DMM survives the roughest treatment in the harshest environments.

Fluke- 28 II

ecom Fluke 568 Ex

The Fluke 568 EX temperature meter is significantly more accurate than any non-contact thermometers.

This intrinsically safe FLUKE 568 EX infrared thermometer is the ideal companion for making complex measurements in hazardous areas easy and efficient.

ecom Introduction To Fluke Thermometers

Use Case and Review

Use Case

VEGA Grieshaber KG

Country: Germany
Industry: Measurement Technology
Founding year: 1959
Employees: Over 1.250 (2016)
Website: www.vega.com
The Challenge
Efficient and safe working with sensors in harsh environments and hazardous areas.
The Solution
ecom´s explosion-proof (Zone 1/21 and Division 1) tablet Tab-Ex® 01 and intrinsically safe 4G/LTE smartphone Smart-Ex® 01 with PLICSCOM display and adjustment module.

Tab-Ex® Review on RuggedPCReview.com

The Web-Blog RuggedPCReview.com by the principal editors of Pen Computing Magazine (founded 1993) and associated professionals published an article about the world’s first Tablet Computer for Zone 1 / Division 1, ecom Tab-Ex® 01. The Tab-Ex® 01 brings new customer focused solutions and improved ease of use to mobile workers in Oil & Gas, Refining, Chemical, Pharmaceuticals and other hazardous industries.