The team at EPF hold both ASME Section IX and AWS D1.1 welding certifications supporting GTAW, SMAW, FCAW, GMAW, and SAW processes. Qualifications include European Union Pressure Equipment Directive and Canadian Registration.
We operate under a certified quality program based on ASME Code – Sections I & VIII. Yearly audits are performed through authorized inspection agents with full audits every 3 years through ASME and the National Board of Boiler & Pressure Vessel Inspectors. At EPF, we provide in process inspections in addition to final inspections consisting of drawing revision control, inspections of raw materials, layouts, fit ups, welding, pressure testing, painting, electrical, insulation, etc. These inspections involve visual and other NDE methods such as PMI, Radiography, Magnetic Particle, Dye Penetrant, Ultrasonic, surface profile, DFT measurement, etc., as applicable. The inspections are also documented and will become part of the final turnover package along with other documents such as mill test reports, drawings, heat maps, weld maps, OEM’s, etc. EPF also has an in-house proprietary procedure for calibration of monitoring and measuring equipment.