4Dimension UAE is proud to announce its collaboration with EKOTEH Dosimetry Radiation Protection Co. (EKOTEH) a company founded in 1990 for providing specific expert services related to ionizing and non-ionizing radiation including radiation protection.
EKOTEH has been granted special approval to conduct expert services in radiation protection field and the authorization to render technical services involving ionizing radiation sources. In 2000 EKOTEH has been granted approval to render full range of expert services in radiation protection field by the Ministry of Health.
Since 2009 EKOTEH has been accredited by the Croatian Accreditation Agency according to the standard HRN EN ISO/IEC 17025 for testing in the field of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation.
RADIATION PROTECTION SERVICES
Rendering service of individual monitoring to various customers who need this service for their exposed workers. We currently issue and process 50.000 radiation dosimeters a year. Our customers come from many sectors—medical, veterinary, dental, general industry and research—and range in size from a few monitored persons to a few hundreds. For the service of individual monitoring to our customers we are using data from the central register kept and maintained by the State Office for Radiological and Nuclear Safety (SORNS). Exchange of data is ensured via internet.
To those legal and physical persons who are partners of 4Dimension we are providing the service of testing of ionizing radiation sources including: 1. Diagnostic X-ray devices in medicine 2. Electric devices generating radiation and accelerators for radiotherapy. 3. Nuclear medicine, laboratories and other units intended for work with unsealed radioactive sources. 4. Sealed radioactive sources used for radiotherapy in medicine. 5. X-ray devices for non-destructive testing, control of baggage and packages, devices for analytical and processing control 6. Sealed radioactive sources in non-destructive testing (defektoskopy), gauging devices and calibration 7. Consumer products—ionizing smoke detectors etc.
We offer regular (12 months) testing of UV radiation, i.e. sun beds and phototherapy devices according to the method PO 5.4.1-03 designed in EKOTEH and accredited by Croatian Accreditation Agency.
Within EKOTEH we have access to expert advice on full range of radiological protection. We strive to build a strong communication between our customers and staff. We plan to develop new methods of testing, improve and upgrade those we are using today, build up capacities and meet demands of the customers by expanding the scope of our services and activities.
We have the capacity to organize export, import and transport of radioactive sources for customers possessing authorization for practices involving ionizing radiation sources. Our experts are well trained to handle radioactive material and have license according ADR (European Agreement for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road).
EKOTEH is authorized for dismantling and handling or replacing of disused radioactive sources from lightning preventers, NDT devices, gauges and other devices and facilities containing radioactive material. We offer assistance to our customers to properly manage their disused radioactive sources according to the legislation.
Our experience allows us to recognize the potential problems inherent in radiation protection and measurement and work with our clients to implement optimal solutions that meet regulatory requirements for particular sources and circumstances. We are offering consultancy and technical assistance to governmental bodies, institutions, and organizations as is necessary for observance of the regulations, other regulations and best practice. This normally extends to providing advice on the technical and administrative arrangements for radiation protection and international directives and standards.