CSA Welding Standards. • Qualifying welders & procedures. • CSA W “ Certification of Companies for the fusion welding of steel”. • CSA W “ Certification. They also sent us their company standard which referred me to the CSA W59 and W I can’t tell if they recognize my CWI or if we need to. In the CSA Standards, W59 covers similar subjects and W The CSA W Standard is administered by the Canadian Welding Bureau, which is.

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If the welder takes 1G and 2G and fails the 1G and passes the 2G he gets no certification because it is a progressive testing process. As noted, it may not be a simple matter of getting the welder certified. I hope you had all the children you want, because when the CWB gets done with you, you’ll be a eunuch.

Our supervisor doesn’t really like that idea, haha but I don’t think he could do that 4 part exam.

Anyone ever dealt with the CSA W?

The welding supervisor must be cza to CWB requirements. Nevada – Section Skip to main content. Arizona – Section There is a lot more also, welders will have to be qualified by CWB, and the WElding Supervisor have to also four part exam they do not require a Certifird Inspector in the shop, thedir emphasis is on the Supervision.

By Bill M Date What did your original contract docs specify? That will require you to pay for someone from CWB to witness the welding. I don’t remember if the foreman has to be “certified”, but the welder has to be “certified” by CWB. If the purchase order or the project specifications didn’t specify CWB was a requirement, you may be able to back charge the customer or back out of the contract as gracefully as you can. The engineer s must meet the minimum educational and experience requirements of the applicable standard and complete the written examinations on the following standards:.


If such compliance to CSA W By Richard Cook Date Colorado – Section By sriley77 Date Included in this package are several forms that must be completed and returned to the Bureau.

To meet that hurdle the designer must be “certified” to CWB requirements.

CSA W47.1 Definition

No your CWI is not recognized, but gives Credit for it in the exam process. An interview will be conducted to review the material submitted and discuss the engineer’s experience and educational background. Examinations are normally held in each of the CWB Group’s regional offices.

By Solluz Date Yea it is expensive, and I e47.1 to have my Inspectors take the supervisors exams and qualify because the supervisors wouldn’t be able to cut it.

Rochester – Section Casll me at But again, Thank cssa, Scott. Best regards – Al. If compliance to CSA W Based on the type of work to be undertaken a company may be certified for Fusion Welding of Steel in one of three Divisions. Each new company receives a “Certification Binder” which contains all of the necessary materials to complete the certification process.

By qcrobert Date I just got my shop certified CWB, one big issue is that you will need a “Welding Engineer” to sign off on the procedures. Powered by mwForum 2.

CSA Standard W Certification – FabriTec Structures

The CWB has a unique format for procedures. Also included in the binder are the applicable CSA Welding Standards, study guides and other relevant documents. We do have an engineer that could qualify to be certified under CWB and I found out that my CWI does hold some credit but I’d have to test to be CWB certified, and it would be easier for me to be labled the weld supervisor. The qualification examinations on welding symbols, weld faults and quality control and inspection methods may be waived if the Welding Supervisor holds a diploma from a recognized course in welding fundamentals or weld quality control and inspection.


Seminars are provided occasionally on each of the subjects required for qualification. San Francisco – Section All welders, welding operators and tack welders employed by the company must be tested for the processes and positions of welding which they use in production.

We called the company up and sure enough it’s for a job in Canada. We fabricate tanks not pressure vessels that are built in USA and go to Canada however only with the contract recognizing AWS standards for design and w47.1.

Oh and the standards being called out is for W59 and W I can’t tell if they recognize my CWI or if we need to retest or what the h3ll is going on. Each designated engineer’s educational and experience qualification information must be submitted to the The Csw Group for review.

CSA W47.1 Fusion Welding of Steel Company Certification

Not logged in American Welding Society Forum. Permission is also granted to use the CWB Group registered trademark on the company’s letterhead and promotional material. You pay CWB to come in and monitor your testing of welders in each position and process. Thanks guys, Yeah this seems to more trouble than its worth, but now we’re being told it could be alot more work coming our way.

Each company must prepare and submit to the CWB Group for acceptance, a detailed set of welding procedures consisting of:.

In addition each Welding Supervisor is given a brief verbal examination on the following subjects:. Show All Brochure Form Guide. Fabricators and erectors responsible for welding structures fabricated or erected under this standard shall be certified by the Canadian Welding Bureau to the w471 of CSA W