Electric motors convert electrical power into mechanical power.

Each State has different regulations and directives to regulate the operation, according to environmental conditions, in order to ensure the safety of personnel and machinery in the areas in which they are installed.


Elvem is Atex certified by Third Party.

Atex certification concerns the European market. For all products installed in potentially explosive areas in EU Member States, Atex certification, short for ATmosphères EXplosibles, is mandatory.

Elvem manufactures asynchronous brake electric motors, either single phase and three phase, with aluminium or cast iron housing, Atex certified:

    • Zone 2 – 22
      • II 3G Ex nA IIC T4 Gc
      • II 3D Ex tc IIIC T135°C Dc IP65
    • Zone 1 – 21
      • II 2G Ex d IIC T4
      • II 2G Ex de IIC T4
      • II 2D Ex tb IIIC T135 Db
      • II 2G Ex e II T4


With the aim of increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of internal processes to better satisfy its customers and be able to respond to the increasing competitive markets, starting from 2001, Elvem is certified ISO 9001.



Elvem is committed to comply with all the quality parameters indicated by the internationally recognised ISO 9001 procedure. This allows Elvem to ensure its customers maintenance and improvement over time of the quality of delivered products and services.


All electric asynchronous three-phase and single-phase motors manufactured by Elvem are in accordance with IEC 60034 and European regulations

– Low voltage Directive (LVD) 2014/35/EU                              

– Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Directive 2014/30/EU                                                                                   – RoHS Directive 2011/6/EU                                                       

– Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC (*)

IE2 or IE3 motors conform to regulations 640/2009/CE, 4/2014/EU and Directive 2009/125/CE

(*) assuming for this that the motor part cannot be put into service before the machine into which it is to be incorporated has been declared conform to the provisions of the directive. When using the motor, you must ensure compliance with the standard EN 60204-1 and safety instructions in the use and maintenance manual.


The UL Recognised component mark is issued by UL, Underwriters Laboratories Inc., an independent nonprofit U.S. Organization that regulates, verifies and certifies for more than a century the compliance of certain regulations such as North America Federal and State (USA) and Canada regulations.
Ensure compliance with these standards is mandatory for the marketing of products, including electric motors, within the United States and Canada.
labelled products comply with the safety standards  whose requirements for the various sectors are collected into codes subject to revision each year.

For more information: www.ul.com Elvem can provide for their own electric motors this documentation.

cURus - Motori elettrici Elvem


The Federation of Russian States requires for certain products the EAC compliance. The Gost label and TR CU certificate indicate conformity of the products to the regulations and laws in the States of the Federation.

Elvem can provide for all electric motors this documentation.