Inspector’s Duties for ASME & NB Code Work

Inspector’s Responsibility ASME Fabrication
Required Available

Repairs
Required Available

Alterations
Required Available

Rerating
Required Available

Review Certificate of Authorization, verify Exp. Date. Review Quality Control Manual, verify scope of work Review Drawings, and Calculations Review & approve Traveler, authorize work to begin (set hold points) Verify Copy of original Mfg’s Data Report or specs.(positive ID of materials is required) Verify physical Code required markings on material are present. Verify Repair Procedure Verify WPS/ PQR Verify Welder Qualifications

Yes Yes Yes Yes

Yes Yes No Yes

Yes Yes Yes Yes

Yes Yes Yes Yes

N/A Yes Yes If
required

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
___ PSI ___ • F Yes, Per NBIC Requirements ___ PSI ___ • F

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Yes, Per NBIC Requirements NBIC Alteration nameplate ___ PSI ___ • F

Yes
Verify Thickness

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Yes Yes N/A Yes
Yes, Per NBIC Requirements NBIC Rerating nameplate ___ PSI ___ • F

Yes Yes

Fit up Insp. Verify Dimensional Checks Verify NDE Procedures & Personnel Qualifications (If req.) Verify PWHT (If req.) Internal Inspection External Inspection Pressure Test

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Verify Nameplate/ Stamping Complete MDR, and “R” Report

Yes Yes

“R”
Nameplate

“R-1” Report

“R-2” Report

“R-2” Report

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