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.


NOTICE - Temporary Relocation of Edmonton Office Operations
until February 28, 2015: Suite 101, 9119 - 82nd Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6C 0Z4
Effective March 2, 2015, ABSA will resume operations at 9410-20 Avenue, Edmonton ... read more

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
Notice - Design Registration Application Updated IB15-001 Variance VA12-006 Rescinded
The Pressure News, Volume 19 Issue 4, December 2014 IB15-002 Interpretation - Exemption for methanol injection tanks in PEEO
AB506 Inspection and Servicing Requirements for In-Service Pressure Equipment, Ed.2 Rev.2 IB14-015 ALERT - Performance Qualification Cards Stolen
Reorganization of SOPEEC 4th Class Power Engineer Syllabus (Revised November 06, 2014) IB14-014 Interpretation - Acceptance of Initial Service Leak Test for Pressure Piping
2015 ABSA Seminar Schedule Released IB14-013 ALERT - Loss of Overpressure Protection for Fuel Gas Scrubbers
New Chief Inspector and Administrator - Michael Poehlmann IB14-012 Integrity Assessment and PRV Servicing Requirements for In-Service Pressure Equipment
 For more information, please visit our "What's New" page

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Updated Feb 12, 2015

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