The Institute of fasteners and Joint Technology was founded in 2006 with the intention of becoming the recognised South African quality provider of independent technical expertise in bolted joint technology.
We provide analytical testing and technical problem solving services.
We can help you understand the issues regarding the structural integrity of bolted joints and provide engineering solutions based upon our considerable experience in this field.
Bolted Joint Integrity Education/Development of Industry Standards
Training as per ASME PCC-1 2013
merSETA Accredited (17-QA/ACC/1232/16)
More than 1500 technicians trained to date – South Africa, Angola
Industries trained : Refineries, Offshore FPSO & Rigs, Power Generation, Heavy Industry, Mining.
Independent Provider of Technical Expertise / Assistance.
Gasket types and their limitations
Bolt types and their Limitations
Identification of correct joint components
Manual torque tightening
Hydraulic torque tightening
Importance of using specified lubricant
Techniques used for load control
Calibration and maintenance of bolt-tightening equipment
Inspection, reporting defect / faults and repairing a joint for closure
Gasket handling preparation and installation
Correct joint disassembly and assembly and safety procedures
Importance of joint-quality assurance procedures, certification and records
2 day training program, Day 1 – theory, Day 2 – practical (hands on training)
Minimum of 10 – 12 Delegates (max) per course.
All delegates who qualify will receive a Certificate of completion from the institute as well as a merSETA certificate.
All delegates who qualify will receive a coded ID badge.
Catering & Refreshments included for both days.
Contact Information: Tel: +(27) 21 959 4324 | Email: MedhurstJ@cput.ac.za
Contact Information: Tel: +(27) 31 461 4462 | Email: Janice@fabricon.co.za
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Unit 23 Laguna Seca, Lee Barns Blvd, Ballito, South Africa