About Explosive Atmospheres Products


The CMP range of IEC Ex & ATEX certified Explosive Atmospheres cable glands offers solutions which are highly cost effective in their design and installation process. The CMP philosophy of delivering client and end user specific requirements can be seen from a number of significant developments in this range. Given the level of experience gained in this field CMP is able to provide a high degree of technical support and advice on the selection and use of cable glands in Explosive Atmospheres applications.


CMP Products offers Explosive Atmospheres cable glands that are tested and certified to the latest international technical standards and through its programme of continuous product development always strives to maintain its certification in line with the very latest technical knowledge or state of the art, bringing global products to a world that can expect only the best from CMP in terms of compliance with up to date specifications and standards.


Triple Certified cable gland options for all types of cable with Ex d IIC, Ex e II and Ex nR II forms of protection.

Specifications & Approvals

Derived from the BS6121 standard which was the original ‘flameproof’ standard for cable glands CMP Explosive Atmospheres cable glands comply with a number of international standards including the European Normatives (EN 60079 series), IEC (IEC 60079 series) UL & CSA (UL 514B, UL 2225).

Multiple certification including ATEX, IEC Ex, GOST R, GOST K, CSA, UL, and INMETRO enables the possibility of selecting fewer standard products for more global situations. Some solutions in the standard CMP Explosive Atmospheres range offer Bi-code approvals allowing their deployment under both IEC & NEC installation codes of practice.