Reg. 602, Reg. 603, Reg. 604, Reg. 605,
QUALIFICATION TESTS FOR WELDERS ENGAGED IN WELDING OF
BOILERS AND STEAM-PIPES UNDER CONSTRUCTION, ERECTION AND FABRICATION
AT SITE IN INDIA AND IN REPAIRING BOILERS AND STEAM-PIPES
shall apply to testing of welders engaged in the manufacture
and site welding connected with erection and fabrication
and repair of boilers and steam-pipes of ferrous material.
|In this Chapter Welder
means a person engaged in manual welding (gas or electric).
Engaging of Certified Welders
|No welder shall be
engaged on welding of boilers or steam-pipes under construction,
erection or fabrication at site or in the repair of boilers
or steam-pipes, unless he possesses a certificate as required
under the Regulations hereinafter contained.
Initial qualification test
and issue of certificate
Every welder shall be duly
tested and qualified to the satisfaction of the Competent
Authority who shall assess his performance for qualifying
for the certificate. The Competent Authority may
issue a certificate in the Form XIII indicating the class
and type of welding in which he has qualified.
Issue of duplicate certificate
|| In case of loss of a
certificate issued to a welder in Form XIII, a duplicate
certificate may be issued by the Competent Authority
who issued the original certificate provided that
the Competent Authority is satisfied with the genuineness
of the case.
||Fee for issue of duplicate
certificate shall be Rs.25/-.