ABSA the pressure equipment safety authority, is authorized by the Alberta Government for the administration and delivery of safety programs related to boilers, pressure vessels and pressure piping systems in Alberta. These safety programs are provided to ensure public safety and include the complete life cycle of boilers, pressure vessels and pressure piping systems. The Safety Codes Act allows an ABSA Safety Codes Officer to inspect a boiler or pressure vessel. ABSA is also responsible for the certification of pressure welders, inspectors and power engineers for the operation of a power or heating boiler.

ABSA is located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.


ABSA Office in Edmonton Alberta Canada. The Boiler Safety and Pressure Vessel and Pressure Piping safety administration authority authorized by the Alberta government.

 New Information  New Alerts & Bulletins
2016 Seminar Schedule Now Available IB15-009 Quality Management Systems for Owner-User Pressure Equipment Integrity Management
Updated AB-506 Inspection and Servicing Requirements IB15-008 Use of ASME B31.3-2014 in Alberta - PWHT of P1 Material
Notice – Design Registration application (Form AB-31) has been revised, and introduction of new checklists (Form AB-31A and AB-31B) as supplementary sheets to form AB-31 IB14-010 Rev.1 Interpretation - Permanent Tack Welds
AB-512 Edition 2 has been posted IB15-007 Expiry of Examination Paper Passed and Experience Gained for Certification
Alberta Chief Power Engineer Education Conference IB15-006 Use of Appendices 1-9 and 1-10 of ASME Section VIII Div.1 in Alberta
2015 ABSA Code Update Seminar  IB15-005 (VA15-006) Variance to provide options for renewing expired certificates
The Pressure News, Volume 20 Issue 2, June 2015 IB10-006 Rev.3 ABSA Requirements for Steam Pipelines
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