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Third Party Inspection Services

The significance of third and second party inspections has assumed greater significance in the background of increasing reliance on reliable conformity assessment results by regulators, Industries, Government and Semi-government organizations. Taking into consideration of the same Technocrat Engineers provides varied inspection services catering to different segments of customers.

Factory Assessment

Selecting the right vendor is one of the most important conditions for successful sourcing. Technocrat Engineers enables its customers to evaluate manufacturer’s capabilities to ensure compliance to regulations and to deliver products in the contracted quality and quantity within a specified time frame.

Engineering Product Inspection

This inspection service cover the complete supply chain of a product and involve visual evaluation of statistically selected samples.

  • Final Random Inspection covers product appearance, workmanship quality, size measurements, functionality assortment, accessories, labeling and packaging. We follow the inspection method as specified in the IS, ISO/IEC or relevant standards of the product under inspection and issue detailed inspection reports based on defined AQL’s. Inspection certificates are issued if stipulated in the letter of credit.
  • Pre-Production Check reduces the risk that production is jeopardized by substandard supply of material and components
  • Initial Production Check permits timely corrections of any non-conformities detected
  • During Production Check allows evaluation of the average product quality during manufacturing

Procurement Inspection Services

Procurement Inspection Services are provided at the manufacturer’s or supplier’s premises for conformity of manufactured equipment with the purchase specifications, applicable drawings, codes or standards.

The scope of services is to be specified by the client and it would depend upon the equipment and application. It may include stage inspections, witness testing or final inspection in accordance with the client requirements.

The scope of Procurement Inspection Services covers the following:

  • Vendor Assessment / Pre-qualification
  • Stage and final product inspection
  • Testing and checking of equipment
  • Witnessing of performance tests
  • Visual / Dimensional checking
  • Inspection of packing and marking
  • Supervision of Loading and discharge

Pre-shipment Inspection

Pre-shipment inspection is offered to exporters and importers and comprises a detailed inspection of equipment or materials after manufacture, but prior to shipment. The scope includes Quality & Quantity, Packing & Marking and Supervision of Loading. A Certificate of Inspection can be provided against a Letter of Credit and authorized by a Chamber of Commerce.

For export to countries with import certification schemes, the pre-shipment inspection is a necessary step to receive an import certificate for the shipment.

Without this certificate the shipment will not be able to clear customs in the country of destination. Pre-shipment inspection offers our customers the certainty that the goods arriving on their place of destination are in conformity to required specifications. These can be customer’s own requirements or legal demands.

High and Low Voltage Electrical Installation Inspection

Electrical installations are a vital part of both industrial and residential buildings. A power drop or shortcut can have far reaching effects. These effects can be economical but can also include personal damage.

To assure that electrical installations, either high voltage or low voltage, are safe and in good condition, Technocrat Engineers offers a range of inspection services which covers the inspection of all residential and industrial electrical installations, as well as installations in office buildings, hospitals, petrol stations, hotels and restaurants.

Our service offer exists of design approval and dimensional calculations, assessment of new installations, periodic in-service inspections and specialized measurements such as:

  • Measurements of short circuit current, loop impedance, power factor, harmonics
  • Conformity investigation of high and low voltage cabinets
  • Measurement of insulation and earth resistance
  • Verification of protective devices against overload and short circuit current, indirect contact
  • Testing of dielectrically strength up to 70 kV
  • Electrical installations are often subject to local regulations and standards

Inspection of Infrastructure Projects

The construction industry is one of the world’s largest contributors to global economy. In this industry traditionally many parties are involved in the design and production process. To ascertain the quality of the infra-structural project, all these parties need to closely work together. Design by different parties has to comply with each other, while both design and production are subject to many local regulations and sometimes insurance company guidelines.

Industrial Services offers a dedicated range of services to the construction industry. Technocrat Engineers tests construction products in specialized laboratories approved by NABL; reviews designs of buildings and infrastructure; performs supplier and contractor assessments and has a range of construction site inspections.

Building inspections by Technocrat Engineers are a solution when certainty about the quality of the building is required. They cover the whole construction phase, from design to foundation, erection and the outside hull of the building, to interior construction and finishing. Building inspections are typically based on national or international standards. The purpose of this service is to provide an independent opinion on the quality of the building.

Building inspections include QA/QC and supervision during the construction phase, comparison of actual construction to the design, verification of proper use of procedures and materials, technical inspection of the structure and supervision of (sub-) contractors. The installations (electrical, heating, air conditioning . . .) of a building can also be subject to inspection and testing.

Building inspections can be based on statutory requirements or as part of an agreement between the construction company and the future owner. When independent third party supervision is required, Technocrat Engineers is your experienced and reliable partner.