Quality management

 1. The company is a holder of Quality Certificate in accordance with STN EN ISO 9001:2009, including the following scope: "Research and development, development and deliveries of technologies destined for welding, development and deliveries of single-purpose welding, surfacing and cutting machines, as well as automated technological complexes, material diagnostics, preparation of studies, expertises, procedures and instructions for welding, then service and expertise activities, educational and advisory services”.

2. The company is a holder of Certificate on Accreditation No. O-006 from the Slovak Accreditation Service for certification of persons in welding and NDT.

3. The company is a holder of Certificate on Accreditation No. Q-033 and Certificate on Accreditation No. Q-035 from the Slovak Accreditation Service for certification of quality systems.

4. The company is a holder of Certificate on Accreditation No. P-041 and Certificate on Accreditation No. P-042  from the Slovak Accreditation Service for certification of products.

5. The Office for Standardisation,  Metrology and Testing Line of Slovak Republic (ÚNMS SR) authorised the FIRST WELDING Inc., [1] Bratislava SKTC-176,  for the activities related with conformity assessment by its Decision on authorisation No. A1/2005/008080/03783. In agreement with the decree of Slovak Government No. 576/2002 it has been authorised to approve the working procedures and specialists destined for fabrication of non-dismountable joints for pressure equipment, categories  II., III. and IV and to approve the specialists destined for performing non-destructive tests of non-dismountable joints of pressure equipment categories III. and IV. The ÚNMS SR has approved that the authorised person SKTC-176 FIRST WELDING Inc., is registered in Brussels as a company with third party competence in accordance with the guideline 97/23/ES (PED) of the European Parliament and European Council, regarding the pressure equipment. Its competence consists in approval of working procedures and specialists destined for performing tests of pressure equipment, categories  II, III and IV. 

6. The Ministry of Education of the Slovak Republic issued to FIRST WELDING Inc. the authorisation on accreditation for education in the following degrees:

  • International Welding Engineers, Authorisation on Accreditation No. 2701/2008/269/1,
  • International  Welding Technologists, Authorisation on Accreditation No. 2701/2008/269/2,
  • International  Welding Specialists, Authorisation on Accreditation No. 2701/2008/269/3.