About us

deepEx is a hazardous area service provider, registered in Sharjah-UAE and Kerala-India as a Consultant for selection, installation, inspection, audit, and training services in potentially explosive atmospheres.

deepEx will support you with all aspects of hazardous area activities from equipment selection to final handover dossier preparation and submission, as “Your Hazardous Area Partner.”

Quality Policy

deepEx is an organization engaged in providing consultancy, training and human resources supply services to our Oil & Gas industryClients for theirQuality Management processes of Hazardous Area Equipment and other Electrical / Instrumentation activities.

We provide expert advice or perform on our client’s behalf; Selection, Requisitioning, Supplier Quality Documents Review, Source Inspection, Skill Enhancement Training, Installation Inspection, Quality Audits, and Support in Compiling Hazardous Area Equipment Register/dossier for Certification, Completion and/or handover to Plant Operations.

All our activities will be performed in a controlled manner meeting the requirements of ISO 9001:2015, applicable statutory regulations,customer specifications and relevant international standards.

We are focused to achieve and sustain excellence in the quality of our services, and we strive to meet or exceed our customer expectations and achieve customer satisfactionby implementing the following quality objectives:

  • Listen and understand customer expectations.
  • Adopt systematic Right First-Time approach to eliminate Cost of PoorQuality.
  • Comply with contractual requirements and applicable InternationalStandards.
  • Engage trained and competent staff.
  • Empower staff to take timely actions for meeting quality and schedule requirements.

deepEx is committed to the continual improvement of our work processes by establishing periodic monitoring and consistent reviews of our Quality Management System with the help of an effective customer feedback system.

Diljith Edathil Director-Quality & Operations

Our Vision

An effective and consistent Hazardous Area Equipment Management System across the industry, assisting our clients in ensuring safety of people, and maintaining quality / integrity of assets as well as saving time and money on reworks.

Our Mission

Enhance personnel competency by providing comprehensive and cost-effective training services in accordance with international standards and customer needs,

Establish hazardous area quality management system in accordance with international standards whilst still adhering to local regulations. This includes:

  • Adequate documentation (Precise Inspection & Test Plans, Inspection & Test Records, Work Instructions, Method Statement, Tool Box Talks, Training Material, Hazardous Area Equipment Register, Verification Dossier etc.)
  • Competent resource for adequate supervision and inspection coverage.
  • Regular surveillance and site support.
  • Timely inspection in a controlled manner with full visibility of inspection scope.
  • Right First Time approach to quality.

Ensure quality is built at every stage of the work process instead of last-minute surprises and reworks at the end of a project.

Who we are

deepEx creates and provides simple, sustainable certified solutions that ensures integrity, safety and save our clients time and money, based on decades of expertise and in-depth knowledge of hazardous area regulations on both ATEX and IECEx schemes. We are experts in equipment selection, installation, supervision, inspection, audit and training related to hazardous area and provide world-class services that enable our clients to safely operate electrical/ non-electrical equipment and process control instrumentation in potentially explosive atmospheres of both gas and dust environment involved in industries such as mining, petrochemical, oil & gas, LNG, refinery, chemical plants, fertilizer, offshore platforms, renewable energy, flour mills, metal processing plants etc just to name a few.

Our Team

deepEx’s skills spanall aspects of electrical and instrumentation works, thanks to a highly experienced and technically proficient team lead by Diljith Edathil, who is an ASQ Certified Quality Manager, specialized in both ATEX and IECExsystems, having three decades ofexperience in wide range of large-scaleproject works dealing with multinational work force within Oil and Gas, LNG, Refinery, Petro chemical, Offshore, Pipeline, Renewable Energy, Modular Fabrication, Chemical, Iron, Steel and Fertilizer Projects in Asia, Europe, Middle East, Former Soviet Union, and African regions.

Diljith Edathil has extensiveexperience in establishing QMS, Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Inspection/Test Control, Test equipment control, Training/Skill enhancement, Supplier Quality, Supplier Capability Assessment, Cost of Poor Quality, Root Cause Analysis, Auditing, Hazardous Area Inspection Management, NCR Analysis and establishing Key Performance Indicators. He was associated with major EPC contractors such as Petrofac, Chiyoda, Technip and CCC.

Diljith Edathil is holding several professional certifications:

  • ASQ Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence
  • Lead Auditor of Quality Management Systems to ISO 9001:2015
  • IECEx CoPC Ex 001 Apply Basic Principles of Protection in Explosive Atmospheres
  • IECEx CoPC Ex 003 Installation- Based on IEC 60079-14
  • IECEx CoPC Ex 006 Testing of Installations- Based on IEC 60079-14
  • IECEx CoPC Ex 007 Perform Visual & Close Inspection-Based on IEC 60079-17
  • IECEx CoPC Ex 008 Perform Detailed Inspection-Based on IEC 60079-17
  • ISM-ATEX Level-2E & M Certified Authorized Person by INERIS-France

Diljith Edathil is member of esteemed organizations:

  • Senior Member of American Society for Quality.
  • Senior Member of Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers.
  • Senior Member of International Society of Automation.
  • Member of Institution of Engineering & Technology (MIET).
  • Member of IECEx ExPCC Working Group # 4

Our precisely selected trainers are experienced in managing ATEX/IEC Training programs both on-the job and classroom/online as well as inspection and documentation.

We have excellent network in middle east, India, Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, Turkey, Algeria, Kazakhstan and capable to mobilize excellent qualified team who worked in major EPC projects across the world. Our main operating locations are Sharjah-UAE and Kerala-India.

Quality Management

ISO 9001:2015

Our systems and processes are based on ISO 9001: 2015 Quality Management System requirements.

Our Quality Management processes ensures that our customer focused services satisfy their expectations for safety, consistency, competency, responsiveness, cost effectiveness, and the elimination of cost of poor quality.

Areas Of Expertise
  • Hazardous Area Training
  • E&I Discipline specific Training
  • Procedures and documentation
  • Document Review
  • Hazardous Area Equipment (HAE) Register
  • Regular E&I Inspection
  • IEC 60079-14 & 17 based Inspection
  • Auditing
  • Competency Assessment
  • Personnel Qualification
  • Completion System support
Our Partners

deepEx works with several organizations as their partners, support each other for mutual benefits.


We are IECEx Recognized Training Provider, reviewed by IECEx under the IECEx Recognised Training Provider Program to ensure processes are in place to manage and provide training services related to modules of IECEx Personnel Competencies as in IECEx OD 504.

The awarding of Recognized Training Provider (RTP) status to an organization indicates their commitment to provide relevant training services on the basis that these have been reviewed in accordance with IECEx Operational Document OD 521.

Successful completion of IECEx Recognized training program is a passport to achieve IECEx CoPC.

For specific information on IECEx RTP Programme click RTPs ยป IECEx.