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All third-party testing activities performed at the Flow Component Testing Facilities (FCTF) are subject to compliance with the FCTF Quality Manual, which conforms to the safety and quality requirements outlined in the following documents:

  • API specification Q1, specification for quality programs for the petroleum, petrochemical, and natural gas industry
  • ISO 9001, quality management systems
  • ISO/IEC 17025, general requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
  • BS OSHAS 18001, occupational health and safety management requirements

API Testing Accreditation

SwRI is licensed by API to perform validation testing to API 14A and API 6AV1.

For more information about fluids engineering quality control and safety, please contact Shane Siebenaler at +1 210 522 5758.