National Quality Assurance (NQA) is a leading accredited certification body carrying out third party registration of management systems against the requirements of national and international standards. Universal Fabrications (NW) Ltd is compliant to the standard of AS 9100 & BS EN ISO 9001, and Bae Approval TS157. Working to these standards ensures an engineering service of the highest quality.


Quality Assurance

Quality and accuracy are checked at all stages of our process:
Drawings are checked prior to submittal
Purchase lists and cutting schedules are checked prior to going to the shop
Materials are inspected and matched to Mill reports when received
Layout marks are checked prior to drilling or cutting
Welds are inspected
Paint is inspected

Only after a full final inspection by our quality manager are our products allowed to leave the premises for delivery to our customers.

Welding Approval
All welding staff are fully qualified and approved in the following:
Manual Metal Arc (M.M.A.)
Manual Inert Gas (M.I.G.)
Tungsten Inert Gas (T.I.G.)
Coded Welding Pipe Work