Quality Assurance

Allegheny Bradford has an unsurpassed quality assurance program and stringent quality standards. Our inspectors posses level II SNT-TC-1A visual and dye penetrant inspection certification. This allows them to inspect every product in production and perform meticulous final inspections. Allegheny Bradford has an AWS-certified weld inspector, as well as an AWS-certified welding educator.

Allegheny Bradford Corporation offers a variety of testing services available to our customers:

  • Hydrostatic pressure testing
  • Dye penetration examination
  • Radiography
  • Steam testing
  • Saline testing
  • Boroscope inspection
  • Positive material identification (PMI)
  • Riboflavin testing & acceptance
  • Ferrite testing
  • Drainage testing
  • Helium leak testing
  • Profilometer readings
  • Fiber optic, borescopic tube inspection
  • Videotaping of product contact surfaces 
  • Computer-verified performance 
  • Ultrasonic testing

Our products are designed to satisfy the requirements for the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnical Industries. Some of the codes and standards the we manufacture to are listed below.

  • ASME Section VIII, Division 1 including U, UM
  • BPE current addendum
  • National board of boiler and pressure vessel inspectors R, NB certification
  • CE stamped to European Pressure Directive for Categories I, II, III & IV
  • Pressure equipment directive
  • Bio processing
  • B31.1 & B31.3
  • 3-A & GMP
  • Canadian registration
  • Singapore Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
  • TEMA
  • NBIC repairs/alterations

Allegheny Bradford Corporation has an in-house AWS Certified Weld Inspector. Our welders adhere to the specifications & qualifications of ASME Section VIII Div.1 and ASME Section IX. We have the capability to perform factory acceptance testing with you, your customers and/or third party inspection services here at our facility. Our precision-engineered equipment sets the standard for quality and performance.