Flameproof Equipment

Internationally Accredited Flameproof Equipment for Coal Mining

PBE flameproof equipment is certified to the latest Australian Standards for Class 1 Zone 1 Exd Coal Mine Applications and can be used in any country that accepts international certifications. The units have a wide range of applications in hazardous areas such as DCBs, pump starters and substations, feeding continuous miners and road headers, feeder breakers, conveyor starters, and circuit breaker boxes.

PBE Power manufactures and overhauls flameproof and non flameproof electrical equipment for Mining, Tunnelling, Heavy Industry and Infrastructure Sectors from our MP87 and AS3800 approved workshop in Tomago. Choose from our wide range of engineered designs or we can custom build equipment to suit your particular needs. Our range of flameproof and non flameproof equipment that we manufacture includes:

  • Underground Load Centres (DCB’s)
  • Underground Substations
  • Underground Starters
  • Underground Switchboards
  • Transportable Switchrooms


We also provide on site AS3800 flameproof pre-overhaul inspection service and electrical/mechanical maintenance and shutdown services on Open Cut Draglines and Shovels.

Flameproof equipmentOur PBE Hire division has a fleet of coal spec assets available for short or long term hire. The fleet includes; Substations, Transformers, Flameproof DCB’s, Section Circuit Breakers, Switchboards, Cables, Auxiliary Ventilation Fans and much more.

All relevant certifications can be provided on request, please feel free to contact PBE here.


To see our complete range of used and refurbished coal specification equipment available for hire or sale. CLICK HERE

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