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Quality assurance on your project is our priority

Let our AWS certified welding inspectors and ICC certified bolting inspectors review your structural connections for quality. Our team makes quality assurance on your project our priority.


SME routinely consults and tests welds including bridges, buildings, piping, tanks, machined parts and specialty fabricated elements. With hundreds of years of combined experience, our welding experts can assist clients with everything from basic building reviews to analyzing why welds are cracking, to developing QA/QC programs, SME has the experienced team available to assist clients with all their welding project needs.


SME’s team of inspectors is experienced in proper bolting inspection techniques, from installation to troubleshooting. We own multiple torque-tension calibration machines to assist contractors in verifying the proper tensioning of their installation methods. Whether clients need extensive laboratory testing of bolts in production or field verification of standard processes, the SME team available to assist clients with a project’s specific bolting needs.