DEKRA is a global leader in Process Safety and a wholly owned subsidiary of DEKRA, a leading German company focusing on safety at work, at home, and on the road. With consulting offices in Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad, and employing some of the finest process safety professionals, we provide process safety consulting, laboratory testing, and competence development services to the pharmaceutical, oil & gas, chemicals, food & beverage, mining, transportation, utilities, technology, agri-business, manufacturing, engineering & construction industries.
For over thirty years DEKRA has been providing specialist services for the identification, analysis, prevention and management of fires, explosions and accidental chemical releases in the chemical and process industry. We employ leading national and international experts and together with our ISO/IEC Accredited laboratories we are a single point of contact for industry's process safety needs.
With the rapid industrial growth in India there is also an increased need for ensuring safety of processes and operations involving flammable gases and liquids, combustible powders/dusts, and reactive chemicals. New and updated health & safety legislation and greater public awareness have increased the demand for our safety expertise and innovative, cost effective and high quality process safety services.
Together with our over 500 process safety specialists worldwide and state of the art process safety laboratories in USA, UK and China, we possess the necessary infrastructure and facilities necessary to provide comprehensive process safety services.
Our ISO/IEC 17025 Accredited laboratories for process hazard testing provide the following services:
- Fire and Explosion hazard testing
- Flammability and Combustibility testing
- Chemical Reaction hazard testing
- Self-Heating/Thermal Stability testing
- Electrostatic testing
Our laboratories are equipped with a wide range of specialist equipment and explosion chambers (for high pressure & temperature flammability and thermal stability testing). It is capable of generating the test data related to
- Dust fires and explosions
- Gas/ vapour flammability
- Electrostatic hazards (conductivity, resistivity, chargeability, discharge indendivity)
- Runaway Chemical Reaction Characterization
- Thermal instability
- Explosive/Detonation properties
- Physical properties
- Regulatory requirements
- Transport of dangerous goods requirements (UN transport tests)
We possess most of the necessary process safety simulation software including DNV PHAST, PHA PRO, HAZOP Manager, and Chilworth DSS (Desktop Safety System). These simulation software are used for quantitative risk assessment, consequence analysis, primary screening of reactivity hazards of organic chemicals, HAZOP, Safety Integrity Level (SIL) Determination, hazard assessment and others.
We are also ISO 9000:2008 certified.