Products and Services
At Gexcon, all explosion tests and equipment testing, together with our experimental research is performed at the Laboratories Department in Bergen, Norway. Our test facilities include a well-equipped test laboratory at Fantoft and a large-scale test site on the island of Sotra just outside Bergen. At the Sotra test site, explosion tests can be carried out in various test vessels up to 50 m3. Testing within the laboratory is usually limited to standard tests and work performed in apparatuses and vessels ranging from a few litres and up to approximately 2 m3.
Gexcon has built up unique expertise in the field of safety and risk management by conducting safety research for decades. We have invested over 50 million US Dollars in research dedicated to improving safety. Our Consultancy teams will help you identify all your hazards, understand your risks and contribute to improving your company’s safety performance. Our experienced consultants can advise you on all aspects of safety and risk management. The diverse background of our team assures that Gexcon Consultancy Services are able to advise you on all aspects of safety and risk throughout all your facilities, no matter how complex they might be.
Gexcon organises many courses and industry seminars around the world. Please contact us for further information or read more in our Course and Seminar Agenda.
FLACS is the industry standard for CFD explosion modelling and one of the best validated tools for modeling flammable and toxic releases in a technical safety context. FLACS is used extensively for: - Onshore/Offshore explosion studies - Onshore building risk assessments - Gas detector optimisation - Toxic dispersion calculations - Dust explosions - Accident investigations - LNG facility siting