Does the Company Employ and Document any NDT Methods
Does the Company have Certified Welders on Staff
Does the Company have any Weld Supervisor's on Staff.
Does the Company have any Weld Engineers on Staff.
Does the Company have any MFG Engineers on Staff.
Does the Supplier presently do work for the Client?.
Quality Systems Approvals
Is there Separation in Reporting Duties for personnel responsible for Quality.
Does the Quality Control Inspector have the Authority to "Stop Work", the responsibility to Identify Quality Problems and Provide Recommendations.
Is there Objective Evidence of a Review Process of Certified Material Test Reports (CMTR) to ASTM Specifications. Note: If CMTR are not required to be kept of file per Contract Documents. the fabricator shall still show the capability of Reviewing the Reports.
Are materials identified and traceable as specified in the Technical Data Package (TDP). (Quality Program Receiving and Manufacturing Operations).
Do Purchase Orders for filler material specify the American Welding Society (AWS) Classification and Specification?.
Reference Library- All Reference Material Shall be to the Latest Published Version or Revision.
Does the Supplier have the Document "Aluminum Design Manual" from the Aluminum Association on File.
AMS-STD- 1595 (Qualification of Aircraft, Missile & Aerospace Fusion Welders) on File.
ANSI Z49.1 (Safety in Welding, Cutting and Allied Processes)
ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section V: Nondestructive Examination.
ASTM E 1444 (Standard Practice for Magnetic Particle Testing)
ASTM E1417 (Standard Practice for Liquid Penetrant Testing)
ASTM E1742 (Standard Practice for Radiographic Examination)
ASTM E164 (Standard Practice for Liquid UltrasonicTesting)
ASTM E1648 (Standard Reference Radiographs for Examination of Aluminum Fusion Welds)
AWS B1.11 (Guide for the Visual Examination of Welds)
AWS A3.0 (Standard Welding terms and Definitions)
AWS B2.1 ( Specification for Welding Procedure and Performance Qualification).
AWS B4.0 (Standard Methods for Mechanical Testing of Welds)