Inspection & Surveillance of manufacturing operations to ensure the material or equipment is manufactured, inspected, and tested in accordance with contract specifications and all operations are properly documented.
The level of surveillance is established prior to manufacturing and depending on client requirements. Technical complexity, criticality of equipment, and the adequacy of the vendor’s quality system may involve either continuous or periodic attendance.
Independent assessments of a vendor’s capability to fulfill a proposed contract of supply. The resulting report references key aspects of vendor performance including:
Detailed analysis of a vendor’s quality system in order to determine extent of compliance with recognized national and international quality standards such as:
American Petroleum Institute, API
In the event completed or stock material is to be used, QTC personnel can access the condition of the material and verify the extent of compliance with applicable contract, client and/or industry standards. If required, services such as testing or inspection activities are monitored on behalf of the client to ensure compliance with applicable requirements. QTC areas of expertise include:
Monitoring of contract progress against detailed engineering, procurement, and manufacturing schedules:
On behalf of clients without an extensive or ongoing Quality program, QTC provides dedicated Quality Assurance management and Coordination:
On behalf of clients without a designated Purchasing or Materials Management Group, QTC provides dedicated Material Specialists capable of purchasing and coordinating your materials from the initial planning and bid solicitation to final reconciliation of the project.