Thursday 29, October 2015

Dubai – MENA Herald: UniMarine Technical Services (UTS), one of the leading engineering services providers in the GCC region and part of Union Investments, has revealed that it has been awarded with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) stamp of approval for several of its offered services. After undergoing a rigorous process, the company has received the ‘U’ Stamp certification for fabrication of pressured vessels; the ‘R’ Stamp certification for the repair of pressured vessels and the ‘PP’ stamp certification for power piping services. The ASME certification is considered to be a hallmark of acceptance and standardization and ensures that these stamped items conform to the set standards and guidelines of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC).  

“We are proud to announce that UniMarine Technical Services now carries the ASME stamp of approval—a recognition of our compliance of set industry standards in the global marine industry. This new certification is expected to open new horizons and opportunities for the company and also assures our clients that the world class, fully efficient services we provide conform to international safety standards,” said Mr. George Najjar, General Manager, UniMarine Technical Services.

Since its establishment in 1880, the ASME has fully committed itself to the promotion of the arts, sciences and the practice of multidisciplinary engineering and allied sciences around the globe. Headquartered in New York, USA, the ASME has more than 140,000 members in 150 nations. Worldwide, ASME’s 600 technical standards are the hallmark of safety and reliability in everything from boilers and steam fittings to nuclear power facilities.