AWS is has undertaken various accreditations and adheres to a Quality Policy to satisfy our philosophy of safety, innovation and continuous improvement in welding industries, and to assure our clients of our quality of our work.
Accreditation from the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) formally recognises AWS as having the technical competence and facilities to perform specific types of testing. This verification assures our clients of our consistently high standards, as judged by an independent body that applies Australia-wide.
AWS is the only welding consultancy business awarded NATA accreditation.
SCOPE OF ACCREDITATION
Accreditation No: 15845
Facilities: Type A Inspection Body
The inspection body complies with the requirements of AS/NZS ISO/IEC 17020 (2012)
Industrial equipment and machinery
2.01 Pressure Equipment
2.08 Fabricated assemblies and structures
Codes: AS/NZS 1554 parts 1-7
Structural steel welding including welded scaffolding components
Inspection of Processes
Codes: AS/NZS parts 1-7, AS 1769, AS/NZS 2980, AS/NZS 3992, AS 4100, ASME IX
Witnessing of production test plates and marking processes, qualification of weld procedures
International Agent for the American Welding Society
AMERICAN WELDING SOCIETY
The American Welding Society is a non-profit organisation with a global mission to advance the science, technology and application of welding and allied joining and cutting processes. Their range of qualifications are recognised around the world as proof of expertise in specific welding-related disciplines.
We became approved as an Agent in 2015 after training and assessment by American Welding Society management.
Achilles FPS Member
AWS is an approved Supplier Member of Achilles FPS Oil & Gas Asia Pacific for the following services:
3.13.15 Certification of Welders
3.2.14 Welding and Jointing Consultancy
3.99.13 Training Course/Seminar Services
Click here to view our Achilles Certificate of Membership.
Achilles FPS is the community supplier management system used by the major Oil & Gas buying organisations in the Asia Pacific region. It enables the oil & gas sector to use Achilles’ supplier pre-qualification system to identify, pre-qualify and assess suppliers for tender opportunities whilst minimising risk within their prospective supply chains.
Our Membership is an endorsement of our quality systems and capabilities at AWS.
Cm3 is Australia’s leading Contractor OHS/WHS prequalification system. This credential proves AWS has demonstrated a OHS capability to a Category 3 Assessment, and assures clients that we have the appropriate insurances for safe and responsible operation with reference to our In-Service Inspection work. This helps our clients meet their legislative duty of care requirements, and provides peace of mind for the safe delivery of our work.
AWS is a member of the Defence Teaming Centre, which represents our commitment and ongoing involvement in Australia’s defence industries.
The DTC advocates on behalf of their members for the sustainment of SA’s defence and related industry capabilities, and supports the development of their Member companies.