Pressure Representation in Ireland

HPiVS is delighted to announce a new collaboration in Ireland with Refrigeration Training Ireland.  RTI will provide inspectors for HPiVS’ pressure work, both PED and SPVD. RTI is a business trading name of 3D Interactive Learning Technologies Ltd which was established as a result of the success of C.G.K. Enterprises in the field of refrigeration consultancy. 3D Interactive now provides bespoke services in the areas of: Environment development training by online distance learning, Refrigeration & air-conditioning training for maintenance staff, onsite Brazing training Consultancy...

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HPiVS offers online PED Training

HPi Verification Services, has unveiled an advanced EU Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) training course. Originally written to check the knowledge of our own inspectors before going into the field, the course not only covers the general provisions of the Directive but looks deeply into each Essential Requirement. The course has 18 modules and requires approximately 10-12 hours to complete. It has mini-quizzes on each section and a final exam for which successful candidates will receive a certificate from HPiVS. The training course is offered at a discounted rate to HPiVS customers. Click...

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HPi-ABS PED Seminar in Bangkok

HPi Verification Services was pleased with the feedback from the Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) seminar & training course organized by ABS Group Consulting and ABS Thailand at the Dusit Princess Hotel in Bangkok on 5-7th Nov. Over 30 attendees, including several local representatives of pressure vessel manufacturers and design engineers, enjoyed the course.  The program included: a presentation on the European New Legislative Framework (NLF) in the context of CE marking, a full explanation of the PED case studies showing how ASME VIII Div.1 code is an efficient tool to comply with...

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ABS & HPi run PED seminar in Bangkok Nov 2013

ABS Consulting and HPi Verification Services will be holding a 2 day PED Awareness course in the Bangkok Dusit Princess Hotel on 5 & 6 November 2013. HPi will be sending its top PED personnel from their UK offices to ensure the very best knowledge is imparted. It will also be an opportunity to meet the ABS inspectors that, combined with HPi in UK, provide the very best PED certification service in the region. For details please contact Mr. Cherdchai Sattayaphan / Ms. Thareenee Wihawatprapa at +66(0) 2 399 2420 -1 or via e-mail to twihawatprapa@absconsulting.com   Or click here to...

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Pressure equipment PED category calculator

HPi introduced on their website a fully functional free online tool to verify the PED risk category of pressure equipment in accordance to the PED 97/23/EC Directive. The user friendly tool allows the manufacturer to verify the risk category in seconds and for vessels without a value of capacity in litres we included the approximate value by calculating the volume of the cylindrical shell (assuming flat heads). The list of available modules is also given as an output and the page can be printed. Here’s the direct link – for any information please contact...

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HPi expands through the European recession

Success HPi Verification Services Ltd, a European Notified BodyAn organisation licensed by the EU Commission to issue 'CE' certificates of conformity for one or more EU product Directives. for several European product directivesthe Pressure Equipment Directive (PED), the Simple Pressure Vessel Directive (SPVD) & the Recreational Craft Directive (RCD), has more than doubled its turnover over the last 2 years: a time when other certification bodies have been closing down. Across the whole of EU the number of certifiers has dropped dramatically. HPi now finds itself the only Recreational...

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