The design and the production of metallic constructions and pressure equipment require the preparation of welding procedures, the qualification of welding procedures and welders/operators.
One of the main objectives of the services offered by our organization for the constructions is the quality assurance of the welding works performed.
The services include:
- Τhe welding procedure preparation (WPS), according the international standards and codes like : ΕΝ ISO 15609 - ASME IX – EN ISO 14555-AWS- API 1104.
- Τhe qualification of welding procedures and issue of the certificates PQR or WPAR, with destructive and not destructive tests.
- The qualification of the welders/operators according to ΕΝ 287-1, ASME IX-AWS-API 1104-EN ISO 1418
- TÜV HELLAS as a Notified Body in the European Union with no 0654 offer qualification services for welders and welding procedures for manufactures of pressure equipment according to 97/23/EC (PED).
TÜV HELLAS has inspected metallic constructions in many Athens Olympic games projects including: Olympic stadium (Calatrava roofs), Baseball/Basketball stadiums, Panthesaliko stadium, Kautatzoglio stadium, Pampelloponisiako stadium, but also industrial buildings, theaters New Museum Santorinis, Athens Metropolitan Expo and bridges Egnatia Odos.
The main objective of the services that TÜV HELLAS offers, is the Quality Assurance during the design, erection and operation, the prevention of accidents and the implementation of safety and durability during operation.