HAZARDOUS LOCATIONS CONSULTING
Hazcon Inc. provides a full suite of consulting services for manufacturers of electrical equipment for hazardous locations and explosive atmospheres. Our primary focus is help manufacturers prepare for all phases of certification of these products - from product design, approval and installation to certification maintenance.
We can help you navigate the complexities of the equipment design and certification processes (North American and international) through our proactive, step-by-step approach. The key to a successful certification application is being fully prepared before starting your certification projects.
By working with you and sharing our considerable experience and expertise, we can help you achieve a successful outcome in the shortest and least expensive way possible. We welcome an opportunity to work with you to prepare your products for the global marketplace.
We can be part of your product quality & safety assurance team.
Behzad Nejad, P. Eng.
DIRECTOR, hazcon inc.
Mr. Nejad has over 15 years of experience as an Electrical Engineer and is a sought after professional in the industry. He is fully-qualified at the advanced level of all hazardous locations protection techniques including Intrinsic Safety & Non-incendive, Explosion Proof/Flame proof, Increased Safety, Non-arcing, Purging and Pressurization, Encapsulation, Optical Radiation, and Dust-tight enclosures. Mr. Nejad’s tenure in the industry includes six years at the CSA certification agency, working closely with manufacturers (Emerson, GE, ABB, Siemens, Endress-Houser, VEGA etc.) as a technical and certification engineer for Hazardous locations equipment. Qualifications:
- Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
- Member of PEO (Professional Engineers Ontario) since 2013
- Published & presented technical articles & tutorials on hazardous locations at several IEEE/PCIC conferences
- Instructor, Electrical courses at Seneca College since 2014
- Subject Matter Expert for the updated electrical textbook [BES704-Electrical] for Seneca College, Toronto, Canada