Quality Assurance

Allegheny Bradford has built a reputation for excellence in providing equipment of the highest quality for sanitary applications - an achievement that rests on our unsurpassed internal quality assurance program and control standards. Allegheny Bradford Corporation's quality control inspectors posses a minimum of SNT-TC-1A visual testing, level II training and certification. This training allows inspectors to inspect every product in process, and perform a meticulous final inspection & assembly.

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

  • Hydrostatic pressure testing
  • Dye penetration examination
  • Radiography
  • Steam testing
  • Surface measurement
  • Saline testing
  • Boroscope inspection
  • Positive material identification (PMI)
  • Riboflavin testing & acceptance
  • Ferrite testing
  • Liquid penetrant testing
  • Drainage testing
  • Helium leak testing
  • Profilometer readings
  • Fiber optic, borescopic tube inspection
  • Videotaping of product contact surfaces on DVD
  • 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 UM, R, NB, U
  • BPE current addendum
  • CE stamped to European Pressure Directive for Categories I, II, III & IV
  • Pressure equipment directive
  • Bio processing
  • B31.1 & B31.3
  • 3A & GMP
  • Canadian registration
  • Singapore Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
  • TEMA
  • NBIC repairs/alterations

Allegheny Bradford Corporation has an in-house 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.