SMART Consulting & ispection Srl offers a wide range of services covering all aspects of quality assurance. We can advise and guide you in:

  • Vendor assessment and pre-qualification for project procurement
  • Revision of engineering projects
  • Verification and design assessment
  • Audit and review technical documentation
  • Piping and machinery
  • Periodic inspection of lifting equipment
  • Process piping and inspection during periods of maintenance manual
  • Evaluation of corrosion and erosion.
  • Pre-shipment inspections
  • Aceptance Factory Test (FAT)
  • Quality control

Definitions (UNI CEI EN ISO/IEC 17020:2012)

Inspection: “examination of a product, process, service, or installation, or their design and determination of its conformity with specific requirements or, based on professional judgment, with general requirements.” The inspection of processes may include people, plants, technologies or methodologies. Procedures and inspection schemes may limit the inspection to an examination.

Process: “set of related tasks or interacting elements that transform incoming outgoing pieces.”

Product: “result of a process. Products are divided into four classes:

  • Service (for example transport)
  • Software
  • Hardware (for example the mechanical part of an engine)
  • Continuous process materials (e.g. lubricants) “

Service: “result of at least one activity necessarily performed at the interface between the supplier and the customer, which is generally intangible”

INSPECTION BODY: “body which performs inspections.”