Ampco Engineering Ltd
Unit 2
Mosshill Industrial Estate
Ayr, Scotland, KA6 6BE

Tel: +44(0)1292 288579
Fax: +44(0)1292 619002

Delivering power safely

Ampco are manufacturers of a wide range of hazardous area generators to IECEx and ATEX standards.

Manufacturers of Generators for Hazardous Environments

AMPCO Zone 1 Alternators

Ampco Zone 1 flameproof alternators and explosion proof alternators are robust and impact resistant. With low number of components, low maintenance and years of reliable service, Ampco Zone 1 alternators have been designed specifically for the hazardous area sector of industry.

Applications for Ampco Zone 1 Alternators include:

  • Zone 1 generator sets.
  • Platform generator sets.
  • Offshore generator sets.
  • Unmanned platform operation.
  • Remote and portable power.
  • Protection and control systems.
  • Standby and emergency power supply systems.
  • Emergency lighting.
  • Oil spill response lighting and power.
  • Marine pollution control.

Ampco Zone 1 Alternator - Type AEA

Zone 1 Alternator

Zone 1 Alternators

Features and Specification :

  • Top performance, low maintenance.
  • High torque, low weight.
  • Rating from 0.5Kw for prime or standby power generation.
  • 2 pole or 4 pole configuration.
  • 110v to 480v, 50/60Hz, single or three phase output.
  • Steel fan cover.
  • Robust cast iron construction IP56.
  • Terminal box can be positioned right or left hand side when viewed from drive end.
  • Endshields designed to withstand pitching and rolling effects.
  • Wide choice of optional extra features and specifications adaptable to meet customer special requirements.
  • Meets relevant BS, EN and ATEX standards.
  • Impregnation of windings and components for better insulation and protection against shock loads.