WELD QUALIFICATION AND CERTIFICATION
Welding and brazing are techniques designed to join materials. Qualification of these processes can involve visual, NDT, impact, macroetch, tensile, and bend testing.
IMR's experts have decades of weld, braze and solder evaluation experience, performing these analyses for the aerospace, power generation, oil & gas, automotive and other industries. IMR's experts can handle your full weld qualification package.
Types of welding we qualify:
- Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW/MIG)
- Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW/TIG)
- Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
- Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
Friction welding (FRW)
Friction stir welding (FSW)
Flash welding (FW)
Resistance spot welding (RSW)
Gas metal arc welding (GMAW)
Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW)
Plasma arc welding (PAW)
Laser beam welding (LBW)
We have AWS CWI's at all of our US locations, as well as trained and knowledgeable experts at our labs in Asia. Whether you need checks on your raw materials such as solder wire, or full weld qualification packages, we can get you the answers you need.
ACCREDITED WELD QUALIFICATION TESTING
ABS Rules for Welding Part 2
AMS STD 1595
API RP 582
API Std. 1104
ASME Section IX
CAAS SAR Chapter 6.5 Appendix 1
City of Portland Weld Inspections
GE Weld Qualification
WABO Welder Qualifications
Click here for a complete list of accreditations and certifications for all IMR Test Labs locations.