The Fitchburg Welding quality system is designed to assure complete conformance to all customer purchase order, drawing, and specification requirements, and shall provide for the maintenance of all inspection reports, test records and quality documentation compiled for each individual order as required.

Fitchburg Welding maintains an ASME “U” and “R” stamp, and the quality system meets the requirements of Mil-Std-45208, Mil-Q-9858, and Mil-Std-45662.  All inspection and welding equipment is calibrated annually, and this calibration is traceable to a national standard.  Fitchburg Welding maintains the qualifications and capability to produce fabrications in accordance with AWS D1.1, ASME Sect.VIII (Div.1), Mil-Std-278, and Navsea S9074-AQ-GIB-101/278.
Available are customer and government approved procedures for various welding processes, and new procedures can be qualified upon request.  Included are approvals for flux core arc welding, gas metal arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding, and submerged arc welding.  There are procedures qualified in accordance with AWS D1.1, ASME Sect. IX, Mil-Std-248, and Navsea S9074-AQ-GIB-010/248, as well as various customer specific approvals, for the following material classifications:    P1/S1, P4/S4, P5/S5, P6/S6, P8/S8, S11B (70/30 Cu-Nu), S34, P43, Inconel, and various customer specific materials.
Available are customer and government approved procedures for various nondestructive testing procedures, including visual weld inspection, magnetic particle inspection, liquid penetrant inspection, and leak testing; in accordance with ASME Sect.V & Sect.VIII, Mil-Std-271F, and Navsea T9074-AS-GIB-010/271, as well as various customer specific approvals.  Nondestructive testing personnel are qualified in accordance with SNT-TC-1A.  Ultrasonic inspection and radiographic inspection are available from a qualified outside source.
Cad capabilities include AutoCad Inventor, AutoCad Mechanical Desktop, and Solidworks, with the ability to also work with DXF, IGES, STEP, and various other file formats as well.  Plotting capabilities include both color and black and white from “A” to “E” size, with black and white scanning capability from “A” to “E” size as well.
Fitchburg Welding incorporates a system of root cause analysis and corrective action to assure that any quality issues are addressed and resolved in a timely manner.  This will assure that there will be always be continuous quality improvement in all aspects of production, and this will also assure that the customer will always receive a product that will be in complete accordance will all of the contract  requirements.

Fabrication in accordance with:

ASME sect.viii, div.1
MIL -std-278
NAVSEA s9074-ar-gib-010/278
AWS d1.1

Welding procedures and performance qualifications in accordance with:
ASME sect. Ix
MIL -std-248
NAVSEA s9074-aq-gib-101/248              

Quality system in accordance with:
ASME “u” & “r” stamp - ASME sect.viii, div.1
MIL - std-45208
MIL - q-9858
MIL - std-45662

Nondestructive testing capabilities:
Visual Weld Inspection
Magnetic Particle Inspection
Liquid Penetrant Inspection
NDT personel qualified in accordance with asnt snt-tc-1a
Ultrasonic inspection and radiographic inspection available

Nondestructive testing procedures in accordance with:
ASME sect.v & ASME sect. Viii, div.1
MIL - std-271
NAVSEA s9074-as-gib-010/271

Cad software – 2d & 3d capabilities:
Autocad Mechanical 6
Autocad Inventor
Xerox wide format printer with “a” size to “e” size copying, plotting & scanning capabilities
HP designjet plotter with “a” to “e” size color and black & white printing capabilities

Cad file formats:
Autocad and Solidworks formats
DXF,  IGES, and step file conversions from other CAD software

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