QUALITY, ASSURANCE AND CONTROL

Quality

At FIMA, we meet our clients’ needs by integrating design, manufacturing, logistical and complementary services to supply Turnkey Projects, machines equipment and components for different productive sectors and provide professional, safe, efficient and timely solutions that help our clients along the road to continuous improvement.

We offer a complete range of equipment and components to satisfy demand in the mining, fishing, sugar, construction and petrochemical industries both nationally and internationally.

Assurance and Control

FIMA conducts exhaustive quality control that initiates with supply selection and ends with final product delivery to the client.

Ensuring the continuity of operating processes and workplace safety is achieved thanks to the commitment of our engineers in the Quality Control Area (QC), who are prepared, qualified and certified to engage in the following activities:

  • CWI-AWS Inspector (Certified Welding Inspector)
  • Nivel II inspectors of techniques; RT, UT, PT and VT according to the practice requirements recommended by the ASNT (SNT-TC-1A)

The work of this group of professionals, coupled with our cutting-edge machinery and equipment, which offer high performance and ensure efficiency at the process level, assures that the quality levels of each process are monitored in every phase of the manufacturing process to obtain reliable components.

FIMA’s QC system is organized according to the principles established by the ASME code and also contemplate our clients’ needs.

The activities of the QC area are adequately classified and listed in the Inspection and Testing Plan and include:

  • Material inspection at the reception point
  • Review of the Inspection and Testing Plan (ITP)
  • Non-Confomities Registry (NCR)
  • Welding procedure qualification record (PQR and WPS)
  • Welder Qualification (WPQ)
  • Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)
  • Post-Welding Heat Treatments (PWHT)
  • Dimensional Analysis
  • Hermeticity Testing (hydrostatic, pneumatic, vacuum, etc.)
  • Preparation and Filing of the Quality dossier

FIMA is proud of the fact that it has been ASME certified since 1998 to manufacture and install boilers using the “S” seal (ASME Section I); fabricate “U” seal pressure vessels (ASME Section VIII Div. 1), “U2” (ASME Section VIII Div. 2); and act as the only company in Peru that is authorized by the National Board to use the “R” seal to repair boilers or pressure vessels. In fact, we were the first company to manufacture and seal the first pressure vessel made completely by Peruvians.