THE Applus+ SOLUTION
As an Authorized Inspection Agency, we take special care on assuring the highest competency level of our inspectors. Our team assists you in Code required inspections and actively supports you in a solution-oriented inspection process.
We accompany you in the initial certification process of ASME Certification by assisting you in establishing a Quality Program, assessment of the manufacturing and quality processes and assuring Code compliance. Our experiences Inspectors and Supervisors will guide you through the entire certification process from decision making on the scope and timeline up to the final certification audit. We provide supporting documents and tools to understand the requirements of the Code better.
As the Certificate of Authorization is valid for 3 years only, it needs to be renewed before expiration. Applus Velosi provides the required support to renew the ASME Certification through a renewal audit. Special care shall be taken on QC Monitoring activities of production during the certification period.
Our experienced Design Engineers provide assistance in Design Reviews, Appraisals and Design Preparation as well as Code and Standards Engineering and Consultancy.
Seminars and Workshops:
All seminars are delivered by experienced Inspectors and Supervisors. Discussions allow direct exchange among participants and addressing specific questions and issues. Examples and practical exercises are targeted to deepen the content. Ask us directly for further details on specific seminar dates and programs. Additionally, we perform customer-tailored seminars and workshops at your company on demand.
We offer support as consultancy in:
- Establishing NDE Procedures in compliance with Section V
- Qualify your Welding Processes and Welders/Operators as per ASME Section IX
- Compliance of your Written Practice for NDE Personnel
- Audit a material supplier or assess (re-certify) material
National Board Owner User Inspection Organization
Owners of pressure equipment such as :
- Chemical plants
- Power plants
- Processing plants
might conduct in-service inspections as well as acceptance inspections for repairs and alterations internally, utilizing their own personnel. It requires and accreditation as Owner User Inspection Organization and training and qualification of own Inspectors. Applus Velosi has experience in consultancy and assistance in this process and can offer substantial support throughout the accreditation process.
All our services are provided by inspectors who received dedicated training and assessment in the field of ASME Code services. As Authorized Inspection Agency we provide assistance in approaching ASME and National Board for any relevant issue, including Code interpretaions and Code Cases.