ASME Code Welding
Universal Steel is an ASME Code weld shop, certified per ASME Section VIII Division 1, Section VIII Division 2, and Section I (U, U2, & S stamps). All code welding is completed on semi-automatic sub-arc weld machines. Universal employs third-party testing services for ASME compliance and other job-specific testing.
Third-party testing options and certifications include, but are not limited to, the following:
- ASME Authorized Inspection (AI)
- Radiographic Testing (RT)
- Ultrasonic Testing (UT)
- Magnetic Particle Testing (MT)
- Die-Penetrant Testing (PT)
- Production Impact Testing (PIT)
- Simulated Post Weld Heat Treat (SPWHT)
Universal has a full-time Quality Control staff dedicated specifically to our rolling and welding operations. The Welding Quality Control department ensures all documentation is accurate and up-to-date. In addition, the QC department monitors and adapts to the ever-evolving requirements of ASME code, modern technologies, and customer-specific requirements.