In accordance with DOE 10CFR851 (Worker Safety and Health Program), Jefferson Lab's Welding Program provides welding services to the lab community to support Accelerator and Physics operations and other lab initiatives. Services include:
- Inspection of JLab's welding operations, including biennial welding equipment inspections.
- Certification and documenting all JLab Qualified Welders and Weld Examiners per ASNT, ASME, and AWS welding codes.
- Training and management of welding documentation
Welding Program Documentation and Requirements:
- Inspector Qualifications
- JLab WPS/PQR
- JLab Certified Welders List
- JLab Certified Welding and Bolting Examiners List
- XRF Material Analyzer Certified Operators List
- Approved Welding Vendor List
- Completed Inspections
- Requirements for Subcontractors Bringing Radioactive Materials on JLab Property
- Visual Examiners Training and Certification Policy
- ASNT Visual Acuity Form
- Welding and Brazing Final Visual Examination Checklist
- Welding and Brazing In-Process Visual Examination Checklist
- Welding Design Parameter Form and Fabrication Traveler
- Common Visual Welding Defects Guide
- Frequently Asked Questions
Welding Program Training:
- All-Hands Welder Training - 1/17/2023
- AMI Orbital Welder Training
- ASME B31.3 Training - A Vendor's Guide
- ASME B31.3 Training - An Engineer's Guide
- INNOV-X Alloy Analyzer Personnel Equipment Training
- Inverter Welding Equipment Training
- Level-A Weld Examiner Site Specific Training
- Level-B Weld Examiner Site Specific Training
- Welding Examiners Project Documentation Training
- Welding Program Requirements Welder Training
Contact Audrey Barron (x7327) to inquire about training availability.
Welding Program Procedures:
- Control of Nonconforming Material or Products
- Evaluation for Code Welding and Brazing Vendors
- Material Identification and Traceability
- Written Practice for the Qualification and Certification of NDT Personnel (NDT-PQ-100)
- Portable X-Ray Fluorescence Spectrum Analyzer
- Receiving Inspection and Acceptance Testing
- Visual Examination for Examiners
- Reviewing Documentation - Coming Soon!
- Welding Machine Calibrations - Coming Soon!
- Welding Purchase Request - Coming Soon!
- Welding Receiving Inspection - Coming Soon!
Pressure System Program Documentation and Requirements:
Pressure System Procedures:
- Purchasing a Pressure Vessel - Coming Soon!
- Pressure Systems Quality Procedure
- Registering a Pressure Vessel - Coming Soon!
- Registering a Relief Device - Coming Soon!