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Interview with BARTEC CEO Dr Martin U. Schefter
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BARTEC CEO Dr Martin U. Schefter
Shaping BARTEC’s Future with Digital Product Innovation
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Radio-based networks in potentially explosive areas
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Wireless Enclosure System iwap107 used on site

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Interview with BARTEC CEO Dr Martin U. Schefter

Interview with Dr Martin U. Schefter, BARTEC CEO, originally published in the Easy Engineering Magazine on the 20th of February 2024. In the interview, he touches upon innovative BARTEC solutions and products, the topic of hydrogen, but also shares his vision for driving digitization in hazardous areas with the announced launch of BARTEC SP9EX1 Smartphone and BARTEC SC9EX1 Smartscanner in the Q2 of 2024 and by acquiring Extronics, the Wireless Real-Time Location Systems specialist.

Radio-based networks in potentially explosive areas

With the right concepts, radio-based networks can also be implemented in potentially explosive areas without any concerns. IT security has already been implemented through the use of certified hardware in the companies. Thanks to the various enclosure concepts from BARTEC, different hardware can also be used in potentially explosive areas without any problems.

How to perform an Insulation Resistance Test (Meg Test)

The quality of insulation resistance is known to degrade with time due to exposure to their environmental conditions. Temperature, humidity, moisture, and dust particles negatively impact these cables inducing electrical and mechanical stress. For any developing or existing site, Meg Tests are conducted on power cables at constant and regular intervals to check the health of their electrical systems.