Turkey’s first ASME U stamp authority with a valve and actuator manufacturer Vastas, have again passed audit for ASME U code. ASME U code which is accepted as procedure for applying state security regulations in more than 100 countries for improving public security. ASME has accredited companies in the pressure vessel industry to certify that their products, services and quality system comply with ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code. This certification is symbolized by the “U Stamp” for pressure vessels.
The ASME Standard which includes design, production, monitoring and testing regulations for general purpose and pressure vessels used in actuators, requires a unique quality management system. ASME U is one of oldest and known regulations for pressure vessel equipment. The ASME Code Section VIII is a fabrication code. It contains mandatory requirements, specific prohibitions. Specific requirements apply to several classes of material used in pressure vessel construction, and also to fabrication methods such as welding, forging and brazing.It also includes detailing supplementary design criteria, examination and inspection acceptance standards. ASME develops and maintains internationally recognized industrial and manufacturing standards that enhance public safety.