Welding Procedures & Welder Approvals
Structural and Weld Testing Services Ltd have experienced and qualified inspectors and testing engineers available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to perform the witnessing, testing, and approval of welding procedures and welder qualifications.
Structural and Weld Testing Services Ltd's personnel are Zurich Laboratory approved surveyors, with all inspections and testing carried out to UKAS approved procedures to satisfy the requirements of the BS EN ISO 17020/17025 standards.
Therefore all Welding Procedure Qualification Records (WPQR's) and Welding Qualification Test (WQT) certificates issued will display the UKAS, Pressure Equipment Directive (PED), and SAFed approvals.
In addition, we are also able to offer the multiple choice welder job knowledge test alongside any practical test. In combination with a CITB health and safety operative test certificate (which can be taken at your local CITB test centre), Structural and Weld Testing Services Ltd can also provide skilled welder CSCS cards.
Welding procedures and tests can be carried out in accordance the standard of your choice, which include:
- BS EN ISO 15614 series
- BS EN ISO 15613
- BS EN ISO 17660
- BS EN ISO 9606 series
- BS 4872
- ASME IX
If you are unsure of the standard of test or range of approval required for your type of product or welds, then please do not hesitate to contact us as one of our Welding Engineers will be happy to assist with your enquiry.