NQA-1 Nuclear Quality Assurance

JBH is an approved DOE Order 414.1D and NQA-1 supplier and has the expertise, resources and commitment to execute any project safely, within budget, on schedule and to the most demanding quality standards. Our process-based project management approach ensures predictable results on every project we perform including general contracting, process-piping and mechanical installation and fabrication for the NQA-1 industry.

The ASME stringent NQA-1 mandate ensures quality and safety compliance for the construction of facilities built for the storage and/or processing of sensitive materials that if handled improperly could result in catastrophic consequences. The JBH NQA-1 program complies with the 18 NQA-1 designated criteria demonstrating a comprehensive understanding of this highly-specialized construction process.

The 18 Requirements of NQA-1 Quality Compliance:

1 Organization

2 Quality Assurance Program

3 Design Control

4 Procurement Document Control

5 Instructions, Procedures and Drawings

6 Document Control

7 Control of Purchased Material, Equipment and Services

8 Identification and Control of Materials Parts and Services

9 Control of Special Processes

10 Inspection

11 Test Control

12 Control of Measuring and Test Equipment

13 Handling, Storage and Shipping

14 Inspection, Test and Operating Status

15 Nonconforming Items

16 Corrective Action

17 Quality Assurance Records

18 Audits

NQA-1 Project Experience:

- URENCO Uranium Enrichment Facility- Eunice, NM

- Los Alamos National Laboratory- RLUOB Pipe and Ventilation Installation- Los Alamos, NM

- Additional confidential projects