DEKRA is an independent consulting, testing, research and development firm which has considerable experience in the field of safety hazards audit, analysis, and testing of engineering systems and products failures. DEKRA has been in the hazards classification for the last 20 years and has conducted numerous inspections, performed extensive process safety audits and specialized safety evaluations of commercial and governmental operations involving chemical, propellant, pyrotechnic and explosives manufacturing in facilities worldwide.
DEKRA is a leading North American process safety company specializing in the safe manufacture, handling, storage, and transportation of energetic and explosive materials.
Our team of highly experienced scientists and engineers has decades of experience identifying and remediating safety-related deficiencies in both the commercial and government sectors.
We are experts in interpretation and application of federal and domestic industry regulations, as well as many international regulations, pertaining to the safety of energetic and explosive materials including DOD, DOT, OSHA, and EPA regulations.
DEKRA is an approved test agency authorized by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to test and examine explosives and potentially explosive substances and recommend the proper shipping classification, description, and compatibility group for these materials.
DEKRA also provides expert testing, analysis and classification services for other hazardous materials per DOT, UN, IATA, ASTM, NFPA, ANSI, ASHRAE and other regulatory standards.
Our engineers and scientists have decades of experience related to energetic, explosive and hazardous materials including evaluation and application of testing methodologies, development of custom tests, data acquisition and analysis, and application of test results to the specific material or process or question.