NABCB Accredited Inspection Bodies
VCS Quality Services Pvt. Ltd.
Address 505, 5th Floor, 360 Degree Business Park, L.B.S. Marg, Mulund West, Mumbai – 400080, India
Contact Person 1 Mr. Jasmin Suthar
Designation Manager - Quality
Tel 022 - 21649720
Mobile 75673 32267
Fax 022 - 21646392
Email ID cert@vcsprojects.com
Website www.vcsquality.com
Accreditation Cert. No.. IB 018
Valid From 04 October 2013
Valid Upto 03 October 2024
Accreditation Standard ISO/IEC 17020:2012
Type of Inspection Body Type A for Scope Sector IAF 17, 18, 27 and 28 Type C for Scope Sector IAF 26
 
Scopes of Accreditation

Field of Inspection

Type and Range of Inspection

Standards / Regulations / Methods / Procedures

Number identification with year of publication

Title

Type 'A' Inspection Body

IAF Scope 17
Basic Metal Products & Fabricated Metal Products

Stage-wise and finished Product / final inspection

All the below standards with latest amendments.

As per applicable standards and cross referenced standards like ASTM/ASME section II/BS/EN/ISO/JIS or any other equivalent standards and any additional requirements of customer specifications / drawings like -

Ferrous & Non Ferrous. Casting & Forging. Sheet, plates, tubes, pipes, sections, bars, flanges, fittings, fasteners, billets.

 

1. Ferrous & Non Ferrous Casting & Forging Sheet -

1. Ferrous & Non Ferrous Casting & Forging Sheet -

 

 

ASTM A182/A182M- 2015

ASTM A182 / A182M -Standard Specification for Forged or Rolled Alloy and Stainless Steel Pipe Flanges, Forged Fittings, and Valves and Parts for High-Temperature Service

 

 

2. Plates -

2. Plates -

Pressure Vessels and  Heat Exchangers,
Tanks & Containers,
Pipes, Casing & Tubing,
Piping, valves & Fasteners,
Steel Structure.

 

ASTM:A240 : 2015

ASTM A240 - Standard Specification for Chromium and Chromium-Nickel Stainless Steel Plate, Sheet, and Strip for Pressure Vessels and for General Applications

 

 

A182 : 2015

A182 - Standard Specification for Forged or Rolled Alloy and Stainless Steel Pipe Flanges, Forged Fittings, and Valves and Parts for High-Temperature Service

 

 

A516 : 2015

A516 -Standard Specification for Pressure Vessel Plates, Carbon Steel, for Moderate- and Lower-Temperature Service

 

 

A517 : 2015

A517 - Standard Specification for Pressure Vessel Plates, Alloy Steel, High-Strength, Quenched and Tempered

 

 

A36 : 2015

A36 - Standard Specification for Carbon Structural Steel

 

 

A633 :2013

A633 - Standard Specification for Normalized High-Strength Low-Alloy Structural Steel Plates

 

 

A653 :2015

A653 - Standard Specification for Steel Sheet, Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) or Zinc-Iron Alloy-Coated (Galvannealed) by the Hot-Dip Process

 

 

IS:2062 : 2011

IS 2062 : Hot Rolled Medium and High Tensile Structural Steel

 

 

IS3502 : 2009

IS 3502: Steel Chequered Plates

 

 

API : Spec 2H (R2012) : 2006

API:Spec2H : specification for carbon manganese steel plate for offshore structures

 

 

EN10025 S355 J2G3 : 2004

EN 10025-2 S355J2G3 high strength structural steel plate

 

 

3. Tubes & Pipes -

3. Tubes & Pipes -

 

 

ASTMA53 : 2015

ASTMA53 - Standard Specification for Pipe, Steel, Black and Hot-Dipped, Zinc-Coated, Welded and Seamless

 

 

A106 : 2015

A106 - Standard Specification for Seamless Carbon Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service

 

 

A312 : 2015

A312 - Standard Specification for Seamless, Welded, and Heavily Cold Worked Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipes

 

 

A333 : 2015

A333 - Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Steel Pipe for Low-Temperature Service and Other Applications with Required Notch Toughness

 

 

A358 : 2015

A358 - Standard Specification for Electric-Fusion-Welded Austenitic Chromium-Nickel Stainless Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service and General Applications

 

 

A790 : 2015

A790 - Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Ferritic/Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe

 

 

B423,b424,B444,B466,B42 :2015

B423,b424,B444,B466,B42
Standard Specification for Seamless Copper Pipe, Standard Sizes

 

 

IS 8239 : 2000

IS - 8239 Classification of maximum surface temperatures of electrical equipment for use In Explosive Atmospheres

 

 

IS3589 : 2001

IS 3589:Steel Pipes Specifications

 

 

API5L : 2012

API 5L: Specification for Line Pipe

 

 

API5CT : 2011

API 5CT Specification for Casing and Tubing - Pipes and Tubes Supplier

 

 

4. Sections & Bars-

4. Sections & Bars-

 

 

IS 1173 : 1978

IS 1173 - Hot rolled and slit steel tee bars

 

 

IS 1730 : 1989

IS 1730 - Dimensions for steel plates, sheets strips and flats for general engineering purposes

 

 

IS 1732 : 1989

IS 1732 - Steel Bars round and square for structural.

 

 

5. Flanges -

5. Flanges -

 

 

ASTM A105 : 2015

A105 = This specification covers standards for forged carbon steel piping components, that is, flanges, fittings, Valves, and similar parts, for use in pressure systems at ambient and higher-temperature service conditions.

 

 

A182GrF60, ASTM A182 GrF316,
A182 F51 : 2015

A182 = This specification covers forged or rolled alloy and stainless steel pipe flanges, forged fittings, and Valves and parts for high-temperature service.

 

 

A350GrLF2 : 2015

A350 = This specification covers several grades of carbon and low alloy steel forged or ring-rolled flanges, forged fittings and Valves for low-temperature service.

 

 

A694 : 2016

A694 / A694M -This specification covers forged or rolled steel pipe flanges, forged fittings, valves, and parts suitable for use with high-strength transmission-service pipe.

 

 

A403 : 2015

A403 - Several grades of austenitic stainless steel alloys are included in this specification Grades are designated with a prefix, WP or CR, based on the applicable ASME or MSS dimensional and rating standards, respectively

 

 

API6A : 2010

API 6A: Specification for Wellhead and Christmas Tree Equipment

 

 

ASTM A B564 : 2015

ASTM A B564 - Standard Specification for Nickel Alloy Forgings

 

 

BS4504 Part-II

BS 4504-2
Circular flanges for pipes, valves and fittings (PN designated). Copper alloy and composite flanges

 

 

6. Fittings -

6. Fittings -

 

 

ASTM A234 GrWPB : 2015

ASTM A234/A234M-15 Standard Specification for Piping Fittings of Wrought Carbon Steel and Alloy Steel for Moderate and High Temperature Service

 

 

ASTM A105 : 2015

ASTM A105/A105M - 14 Standard Specification for Carbon Steel Forgings for Piping Applications

 

 

ASTM A420 Gr WPL6 : 2015

ASTM A420/A420M-16 Standard Specification for Piping Fittings of Wrought Carbon Steel and Alloy Steel for Low-Temperature Service

 

 

ASTM A182 Gr F316 : 2015

ASTM A182/A182M-16 Standard Specification for Forged or Rolled Alloy and Stainless Steel Pipe Flanges, Forged Fittings, and Valves and Parts for High-Temperature Service

 

 

ASTM B124 :2015

ASTM B124/B124M-16 Standard Specification for Copper and Copper Alloy Forging Rod, Bar, and Shapes

 

 

ASTM B366 : 2015

ASTM B366/B366M-16 Standard Specification for Factory-Made Wrought Nickel and Nickel Alloy Fittings

 

 

MSS-SP-WPHY52/60

MSS SP-75: Specification for High-Test Wrought Butt Welding Fittings

 

 

7. Fasteners -

7. Fasteners -

 

 

ASME B18.2.1/18.2.2, 

ASME B18.2.1/18.2.2- Dimensional specifications Square, Hex, Heavy Hex, and Askew Head Bolts and Hex, Heavy Hex, Hex
Flange, Lobed Head, and Lag Screws (Inch Series)

 

 

ASTM A193/A194 : 2015

ASTM A193/A194 - Standard Specification for Alloy-Steel and Stainless Steel Bolting for High Temperature or High Pressure Service and Other Special Purpose Applications

 

 

ASTM A307 : 2015

ASTM A307 - Standard Specification for Carbon Steel Bolts, Studs, and Threaded Rod 60 000 PSI Tensile Strength

 

 

ASTM A 563 : 2015

ASTM A 563 - Standard Practice for Preparation and Use of an Ice-Point Bath as a Reference Temperature

 

 

A453Gr660 class A : 2015

A453Gr660 class A - Standard Specification for High-Temperature Bolting, with Expansion Coefficients Comparable to Austenitic Stainless Steels

 

 

8. Rolled Sections:

8.Rolled Sections:

 

 

ASTM A131AH36 : 2014

ASTM A131AH36 – Standard Specification for Structural Steel for Ships

 

 

EN10025 S355J0G2

EN10025 S355J0G2 - Structural steel standard

 

 

9. Pressure Vessels -

9. Pressure Vessels -

 

 

ASME Sec VIII : 2015

ASME Sec VIII - Rules for construction of pressure vessels

 

 

BS/PD 5500 : 2015

PD 5500: Specification for unfired fusion welded pressure vessels

 

 

10. Heat Exchangers -

10. Heat Exchangers -

 

 

TEMA : 2015

TEMA – Standard of Tubular exchanger manufacturers association

 

 

 

11. Tanks & Containers -

11. Tanks & Containers -

 

 

API 650 : 2013

API 650 – Welded tanks for oil storage.

 

 

API 620 : 2014

API 620 - Design and Construction of Large Welded Low. Pressure Storage Tanks.

 

 

12. Casing & Tubing:

12. Casing & Tubing:

 

 

ASTM A 269 : 2015

ASTM A 269 - Seamless and Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Tubing for General Service

 

 

ASTM A213 :2015

ASTM A213 - Standard Specification for Seamless Ferritic and Austenitic Alloy-Steel Boiler, Superheater, and Heat-Exchanger Tubes

 

 

ASTM A214 : 2015

ASTM A214 - Standard Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Carbon Steel Heat-Exchanger and Condenser Tubes

 

 

ASTM A249 : 2015

ASTM A249 - Standard Specification for Welded Austenitic Steel Boiler, Superheater, Heat-Exchanger, and Condenser Tubes

 

 

ASTM D178 : 2010

ASTM D178 - Standard Specification for Rubber Insulating Matting

 

 

 

ASTM A209 : 2015

ASTM A209 - Standard Specification for Seamless Carbon-Molybdenum Alloy-Steel Boiler and Superheater Tubes

 

 

ASTM B165 : 2015

ASTM B165 - Standard Specification for Nickel-Copper Alloy (UNS N04400) Seamless Pipe and Tube

 

 

API5CT : 2011

API5CT - Specification for Casing and Tubing. ... 5CT Specification for Casing and Tubing”

 

 

EN10255 : 2004

EN10255 - Mild Steel Pipes Technical Specifications

 

 

IS 1161 : 2014

IS1161 - Steel Tubes For Structural Purposes – Specification

 

 

IS 3601 : 2012

IS3601 - Steel Tubes for Mechanical and General. Engineering Purposes

 

 

13. valves -

13. valves -

 

 

API6D : 2014

API 6D - Specification for Pipeline Valves

 

 

API 598 : 2009

API 598 - API 598 details all the testing and inspection requirements for gate, globe, plug, ball, check and butterfly valves

 

 

API 600 : 2015

API 600 - Steel Valves - Flanged &Buttwelding Ends API 600 is the primary steel gate valve purchase specification

 

 

API 602 :2015

API 602 - Gate, Globe, and Check Valves for Sizes DN 100 (NPS 4) and Smaller for the Petroleum and Natural Gas Industries

 

 

API 603 : 2013

API 603 - STAINLESS STEEL VALVES

 

 

BS 5351 : 2010

BS 5351 - Specification for steel ball valves for the petroleum, petrochemical and allied industries

 

 

BS 5352

BS 5352 - Specification For Steel Wedge Gate Globe And Check Valves 50 Mm And Smaller For The Petroleum Petrochemical And Allied Industries

 

 

14. Piping -

14. Piping -

 

 

ASME Sec A, Sec B, Sec IX

ASME Sec A, Sec B, Sec IX –
Rules for Construction of. Pressure Vessels, Division 1. BPVC-IX --. Section IX, Welding and Brazing. Qualifications. Referenced ASME Standards.

 

 

ASME B31.3,B31.4,B31.8

ASME B31.3, B31.4, B31.8 - The ASME B31 Code for Pressure Piping consists of a number of individually published Sections. ... B31.3 Process Piping: piping typically found in process facilities

 

 

15. Steel Structure -

15. Steel Structure -

 

 

AWS D1.3 : 2007
AWSD1.1 : 2015

AWS D1.3 / AWSD1.1  - Structural Welding Code—Sheet Steel

 

 

BS 8118 : 2006

BS8118 - Structural use of aluminium. Specification for materials, workmanship and protection

IAF Scope 18
Machinery and equipment:

Stage-wise and Final inspection includes verification of quality, witness of tests, review of raw material reports

All the below standards with latest amendments.

As per applicable standards and cross referenced standards or any other equivalent standards and any additional requirements of customer specifications / drawings like -

Pumps, compressor, Taps & Valves

 

For Compressor:

For Compressor:

 

 

1. API 614 : 2008

1. Lubrication, Shaft-Sealing, and Control-Oil Systems for Special-Purpose Application

 

 

2. API 618 : 2007

2. Reciprocating Compressors for Petroleum, Chemical, and Gas Industry Services

 

 

For Pump:

For Pump:

 

 

1. API 610 : 2010

1. Centrifugal Pumps for Petroleum, Petrochemical and Natural Gas industries.

 

 

2. API 674 : 2010

2. Positive Displacement Pumps – Reciprocating

 

 

3. API 675 : 2012

3. Positive Displacement Pumps-Controlled Volume for Petroleum, chemical, and gas industry services

 

 

4. IS 5120 : 2013

4. Technical requirements for Rotodynamic special purpose pumps

 

 

For Valves:

For Valves:

 

 

1. API 598 : 2009

1. Valve inspection and testing

 

 

2. API 6D : 2014

2. specification for pipeline valves

 

 

3. BS EN 12266-1 : 2012

3. Industrial valves - Testing of metallic valves

IAF Scope 27
Water supply 

Stage-wise and Final inspection

All the below standards with latest amendments.

As per applicable standards and cross referenced standards or any other equivalent standards and any additional requirements of customer specifications / drawings like –

Inspection activities related to:
Installation, Testing, Commissioning, Collection, purification and distribution of water supply systems

 

1.IS 2065 :1983

1. Code of practice for water supply in buildings

 

 

2. IS 2064 : 1993

2. Code of practice for selection, installation & maintenance of sanitary appliances

 

 

3. IS 456 : 2000

3. Plain and Reinforced concrete - code of practice, MORTH specifications & IRC specification

 

 

4. IS 10221 : 2008

4. Coating and wrapping of underground mild steel pipeline - code of practice.

 

 

5. IS 3114 : 1994

5. Code of practice for laying of cast iron pipes.

 

 

6.IS 5329 : 2012

6. Code of practice for sanitary pipe work above ground for buildings

 

 

7. IS 783 : 2013

7. Code of practice for laying of concreate pipes.

 

 

8. IS 7634 : 2012

8. IS 7634-2 (2012): Plastics Pipes Selection, Handling, Storage and Installation for Potable Water Supplies – Code of Practice, Part 2: Laying and jointing of polyethylene (PE) pipes

IAF Scope 28 Construction

Stage-wise and Final Inspection

All the below standards with latest amendments.

As per applicable standards and cross referenced standards or any other equivalent standards and any additional requirements of customer specifications / drawings like –

Inspection activities related to:
Site Preparation, Building construction with associated facilities water retaining structure,
Road construction with associated infrastructure.

 

1. IS 456 : 2000

1. Plain and reinforced concrete – code of practice.

 

 

3. IS 4082 : 2003

3. Stacking and storage of construction materials and components at site

 

 

4. IS 4326 : 2013

4. Earthquake resistant design and construction of buildings – code of practice.

 

 

5. MORTH Specifications revision 5, 2013

5. Specifications for Road and Bridge works

 

 

6. IRC SP 57 : 2000

6. Guideline for quality system of roads.

 

 

7. IRC SP 11 : 1984

7. Quality control for roads &runways

 

 

8. IRC SP 044 : 1996

8. Highway safety code

 

 

9. IRC 82 : 1982

9. Code of practice for maintains of bituminous surface of highways

 

 

10. IRC 35 : 1997

10. Code of practice for rods marking.

Type ‘C’ Inspection Body

IAF Scope 26
Gas Supply 

Stage-wise and Final inspection

All the below standards with latest amendments.

As per applicable standards and cross referenced standards or any other equivalent standards and any additional requirements of customer specifications / drawings like –

City Gas Distribution

 

1. PNGRB Technical standards, T4S

1. PNGRB Technical standards and Specifications including safety standards (T4S) Regulations for city or local gas distribution networks, customer specifications, procedures, national and international codes and standards applicable for city gas distribution network, or any equivalent standard.

 

 

2. API 1104 : 2013

2. Standard for Welding Pipelines and Related Facilities

 

 

3. ASME 31.8 : 2012

3. Gas Transmission and Distribution System

Cross Country Pipeline

Stage-wise and Final inspection

All the below standards with latest amendments.

As per applicable standards and cross referenced standards or any other equivalent standards and any additional requirements of customer specifications / drawings like –

 

 

1. PNGRB Technical standards, T4S

1. PNGRB Technical standards and Specifications including safety standards (T4S) Regulations for petroleum & Natural gas distribution networks, customer specifications, procedures, national and international codes and standards or any equivalent standard.

 

 

2. API 1104:2013

2. Standard for Welding Pipelines and Related Facilities

 

 

3. ASME 31.8:2014

3. Gas Transmission and Distribution System

 

 

4. ASME 31.4:2005

4. Pipeline Transportation for Liquids and Slurries

 
The following offices of VCS Quality Services Pvt. Ltd. is/are included under accreditation

S.No

Location

Address

Key activities performed

01

Main office

505, 5th Floor, 360 Degree
Business Park L. B.
S. Marg, Mulund West, Mumbai - 400080

Top management functions, quality management system functions, administration & accounts, other key activities as applicable to main office.
Inspection contract review, Inspection planning & execution, Inspection personnel authorization & assignment, Issue of inspection reports / certificates.

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