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Oil, Gas and Hazardous Areas

Workers in a oil and gas industry require unique forms of communication catered to their surroundings. Fire and explosion in hazardous areas can result in catastrophic consequences, causing serious injuries or death of workers and others, as well as significant damage to property, these are just some of the many issues faced by workers in this industry which are capable of disrupting their ability to communicate as well as jeopardizing their safety.

Working in explosive areas are obviously hazardous but made even more risky when working alone, with the right tools however, good communication and awareness between staff can help the operations of a oil rig run smoothly and efficiently, keeping workers productive and injury free. Constantly being in touch means that people can ask for help in case of injury or emergency, which is key when workers are left alone in dangerous conditions.

Here at Industrial One we strive to offer you with the ideal communications and computing products and solutions for your factory needs. The following features demonstrate the specific capabilities our Intrinsically safe products possess to provide better communication within the hazardous environment:

1. Durability:

  • Our devices can withstand up to a 1.2 meters fall making it durable in accident prone conditions.
  • The casing is water/dust/scratch/explosion proof which allows the devices to be safely used within hazardous areas.
  • Our Intrinsically safe models are capable of withstanding temperatures from -20 to +60 degrees Celsius, this is ideal for harsh North American climate.
  • Some of our intrinsically safe devices are equipped with GAS detection sensors, this will help people recognize the threat before it’s too late
  • The large keypad can be operated even when wearing thick gloves.
  • Extended battery life gives the devices 8-16 hours of talk time making sure you don’t run out of power at inconvenient moments.

2. Wireless Communication:

  • All devices are wireless allowing continued oral communication between users.
  • Instant ‘push to talk’ feature ensures quick responses to emergency situations.
  • Instant communication allows supervisors to find specific employees quickly.
  • The powerful telephone receiver with adjustable volume control makes it possible to use the ‘walkie-talkie’ feature even with high levels of background noise which are common in factories. To further boost audio output, add on professional grade PTT audio accessories which can boost audio output to 94 dBs.
  • The external loudspeaker has adjustable volume to serve as a conference phone. The volume control can be adjusted so several people can hear the conversation as a group.
  • Automatic answering also makes it possible to answer the device hands free in situations that require a factory worker’s hands to be in use.

3. Smart Phone’s Mini-Computer features:

  • The Emergency App can detect emergencies as a result of a fall or lack of motion making it easier to monitor factory workers who are in emergency situations.
  • SOS features are available even with an analog signal.
  • Near field communication has the ability reduce the time it takes to process items, enabling customization at any point in the production process and simplifying logistics.
  • QR Scanner feature allows information to be exchanged seamlessly between workers.

4. Affordability:

  • Industrial One devices are priced so every worker in your factory can be linked for instant and continuous communication.
  • Increased safety through reliable communication streams and emergency functions helps keep workers safe reducing costs from injuries and insurance.
  • Efficient communication saves time, money and lives!

Now is the time to take action. Call (403) 800-8205 now and let us help you design a plan uniquely tailored to suit your needs,.

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