Quality Matters With ASAP
Our commitment to Quality is always a foremost priority. This is a principle applied to all machine, manufacturing and product verification processes. Business and Quality objectives are synonymous at ASAP with a commitment to maintaining a culture of quality awareness throughout our highly-skilled workforce.
The ASAP Quality Management Team works together towards one common goal: achieving the highest level of quality possible while we strive for continuous improvement. We participate in a structured process improvement system designed to reduce non-conformance to specifications, standards and customer expectations (including On-Time Delivery) in the most efficient and cost-effective manner.
We believe product quality is endangered if quality activities and standards are not upheld and managed. Ensuring the success of our Quality System requires a disciplined approach and a dedication to quality throughout the organization. ASAP employees are empowered to take ownership of their processes, and they are held accountable for their work.
There are numerous Quality activities within ASAP including:
- ISO9001 API Q1 Registration Activities
- API 6A, 16A Monogram
- Supplier Evaluations
- Product Verification
- Special Process Approvals
- API 6A, 16A Monogram
- Dimensional Verification
- Hydrostatic Testing
- Rockwell Hardness Testing
- QC Inspection
The American Petroleum Institute (API) is the only national trade association that represents all aspects of America's Oil and Natural Gas Industry. For more than 85 years, API has led the development of petroleum and petrochemical equipment and operating standards. These standards represent the industry's collective wisdom and embrace proven, sound engineering and operating practices and safe, interchangeable equipment and materials. The Quality Management Systems of ASAP Industries have been assessed by the American Petroleum Institute and found to be in conformance with API Certification Q1. ASAP is API QMS Registered ISO 9001:2015.
Designed for manufacturers of production, drilling and refinery equipment, the API Monogram Program verifies that manufacturers are operating in compliance with industry standards. ASAP Industries maintains Certificates of Authority to Use the Official API Monogram on manufactured products in accordance with API Spec 6A, 16A.
ASAP is also certified by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers for section VIII Div1, Div 2, & “R” for coded pressure vessels. This allows ASAP to manufacture and repair coded pressure vessels stamped "R" and "U". These code symbols on a vessel are used to confirm that the stamped item is in conformance to the latest edition of the code and that the pressure vessel has been designed and manufactured in accordance with ASME.