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Australian Welding Solutions

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Company Information

Company Name
Australian Welding Solutions
Unit 8, 5 Stephen Street Melrose Park SA 5039
Postal Address
PO Box 184 Melrose Park SA 5039
Web Address

Company Data

Number of Employees
Is your company a small to medium enterprise (SME)?
Is your company a product or service orientated business?
Does your company currently supply directly to the ADF or Department of Defence?
Does your company currently supply directly to a Defence prime contractor?

Industry and Defence Engagement

Member of an industry group or association


Defence Teaming Centre Member no. 22290560 IMAREST Member no. 8027115 AIES Member American Welding Society Member Canadian Welding Bureau Member National Association of Testing Authorities

Contact Information

Primary Point of Contact

Neville Cornish
Managing Director
08 8374 3415
0448 899 133

Company Capabilities

Company Capability

Company Overview

AWS offers a unique range of quality and compliance-based services to various industries. We have a great track record working with oil and gas, mining, defence, research and development and advanced manufacturing industries, thanks to our unique range of accreditations and specialist staff. AWS provides asset integrity management services ranging from welding engineering, to advanced education, and can improve the safety, longevity and optimisation of your major projects.
AWS has offices in SA and the NT and operates all over Australia.

Asset integrity management
In-Service Inspection
Welding Engineering Services
Compliance Auditing
Training and compacity development
Research and development - materials
Showcase Capability

• Quality systems consultation and management
• Weld procedure development
• Qualification of weld procedures
• Welder qualifications
• 3rd Party Inspection of Pressure Vessels & Structural Steel.
• Auditing of welding contractors

AWS® In Service Inspection (AWS ISI):
• In-service inspection of
o Statutory power station boiler and plant
o Pressure vessels & Autoclaves
o Dry powder road tankers
o Refrigeration and wine press plant
o Package Boilers
o Air receivers, etc.

AWS® Centre of Excellence (AWS CE):
• Customised welder training and qualifications to Industry Standards
• Preparatory workshops for the AICIP In-Service Inspection, and Senior In-Service Inspection exam
• Preparatory workshops for the American Welding Society Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) examination
• Facilitation of the American welding society CWI examination
• Professional development short courses for Engineers on the science of welding

NATA Accredited Type A Inspection Body
Our team consists of two welding engineers, four Cert 10 welding supervisors, seven welding inspectors (including CPEWS, CSSWS, CCWI, CWI, IWIB, ACWI & CWE), six AICIP Inspectors and a CASA licensed UAV pilot.
We are the only company that is an American Welding Society Agent in Australia & New Zealand.
We are the only company that has a retained Welding Engineer of the Canadian Welding Bureau on staff
We are an approved defence support service supplier (DSS-CASG/CD/RFT0444/17)

Key Customers

Key customers
AGL Torrens Island
ASC/AWD Air Warefare Destroyer Alliance
BHP Billiton
Origin Energy
SA Water
Wellsun Engineering
Transfield Services
John Holland
CS Energy - Callide Power Station
Macweld Industries
Broens (Static Engineering)
The University of Adelaide
East Coast Pipeline
Axxiom Manufacturing
Key Partners
Partner - The University of Adelaide
Partner - ANSTO
Partner - Adelaide Microscopy
Partner - The American Welding Society
Supplier - Adelaide Inspection Services
Supplier - Southern Cross Industrial Supplies
Supplier - Coregas

Standards and Accreditations

Standards and Accreditations
American Welding Society Agent
NATA Accredited Type A Inspection Body
CM3 Certificate of Pre-Qualification 005374

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