Related Websites & Links
Alberta Municipal Affairs
Ministry of Municipal Affairs in the Province of Alberta
Safety Codes Council.
The Safety Codes Council coordinates the development of safety codes and standards for Alberta’s safety system. It assists all discipline technical councils (such as the Pressure Equipment sub-council(PESC)) in developing safety codes that promote uniform, province-wide safety standards and practices. The Safety Codes Council also administers the system of certification, accreditation and designation of authority for corporations, agencies and Safety Codes Officers.
Government of Alberta, Queen’s Printer
Free public access to Alberta’s legislation.
Jurisdictions of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety – Canadian and USA
A complete list of Chief Inspector contact information for all jurisdictions in Canada and USA.
Technical Standards & Safety Authority (TSSA)
TSSA , similar to ABSA, is an independent, non-government, not-for-profit organization mandated to deliver public safety programs in Ontario.
Technical Safety BC
Technical Safety BC , similar to ABSA, is an independent, non-government, not-for-profit organization mandated to deliver public safety programs in British Columbia.
Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan (TSASK)
TSASK , similar to ABSA, is an independent, non-government, not-for-profit organization mandated to deliver public safety programs in Saskatchewan.
Canadian Standards Association (CSA)
CSA is a standard development organization.
Association of Chief Inspectors (ACI)
The Association of Chief Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors (ACI) comprises the chief boiler inspectors (howsoever named) from every Canadian province and territory, as well as one representative from each of the National Energy Board, Canadian Nuclear Regulator Safety Commission and the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors.
National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors
Information on the National Board and its jurisdiction members on this site will be of particular interest to those proposing to register data reports with the National Board or export equipment to other jurisdictions.
National Board Training
Classroom and online training available from the National Board.
ASMEnet – American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Information on ASME Code and Code Committee Meetings.
Upstream Chief Inspector’s Association (UCIA)
The Upstream Chief Inspector’s Association is a group of chief inspectors representing companies from the upstream petroleum industry.
Alberta Refinery and Petrochemical Inspection Association (ARPIA)
An owner association of Chief Inspectors and Pressure Equipment Quality Program Administrators focused on continuously improving and optimizing safety, reliability, and integrity of “New” and “In Service” pressure equipment in refinery and petrochemical facilities within Alberta.
International Pressure Equipment Integrity Association (IPEIA)
The mission of the Association is to increase awareness of pressure equipment safety and reliability throughout industry using technological improvements associated with fabrication, maintenance and inspection. The main activity of the association is the planning and coordination of an annual pressure equipment industry conference.
Standardization of Power Engineers Examination Committee (SOPEEC)
The Standardization of Power Engineer Examinations Committee (SOPEEC) is a committee delegated by, and responsible to, the Canadian Association of Chief Inspectors (ACI). SOPEEC was formed in 1972 to promote a uniform examination system and improve mobility of power engineers between member jurisdictions. SOPEEC is a national committee representing all Canadian jurisdictions and the Federal department of Human Resources and Social Development Canada (HRSDC). The committee consists of one representative from each jurisdiction and the HRSDC.