Inspection Services

Lifting Equipment Inspection

We offer inspection and certification services for a variety of lifting equipment.

When we perform a complete equipment inspection, our services generally include the following items, if applicable:

  • Functional tests
  • Verification of security elements
  • Visual inspection of accessible mechanical, hydraulic and electrical components
  • Visual inspection of structural welds and components
  • Magnetic particle, or liquid penetrant testing, as needed
  • Inspection of all accessible pins and shafts with ultrasonic testing
  • Certificate signed (and stamped if applicable) by an engineer
  • Conformity sticker

Standards and Types of Equipment :

CSA, Z150-16
— Boom trucks
— Pickers
— Telescopic cranes
— Conventional cranes
— Worker lift baskets

CSA, Z150.3-17
— Articulating cranes

CSA, B354.7-17
— Portable elevating work platforms («personal lifts»)
— Self-propelled elevating work platforms («scissor lifts»)
— Self-propelled boom-supported elevating work platforms

CSA, B335-15
— Lift trucks

LSST, c. S-2.1, r. 9, Articles 56 and 57
— Concrete pump trucks

ASME B30.20 – 2018
— Lifting accessories

Inspection Techniques :

  • Visual weld inspection
  • Conventional ultrasonic testing
  • Magnetic particle testing
  • Liquid penetrant testing

Personnel Certifications :

  • Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec
  • Canadian welding bureau, CSA W178.2
  • CGSB 48.9712/ISO 9712 (UT, MT, PT)

Services offered from :

  • Quebec city, QC
  • Laval, QC