Quality Assurance

East Coast Repair and Fabrication maintains planned and systematic processes that assure Safe, Quality, and Production in every facet of our workmanship. Our Quality Management System (QMS) governs how we operate as a marine contractor and guarantee’s total satisfaction to our customers. Our QMS program is a continuous process of improvement and refinement based upon experience as contract activities progress. Lessons learned are continually incorporated into the planning and execution of activities while processes are modified to ensure problems root causes are identified and eradicated for the process.

East Coast Repair & Fabrication LLC
Quality Policy

Satisfied Customers providing return business due to our
Improved products and services and the
Measure of Commitment by the company to meeting or exceeding all
Performance Requirements of our customers and the
Leadership to provide continuous
Evolutions of Improvements within the company.

The purpose of this Quality Management System is to make certain that products and services delivered to customers by East Coast Repair and Fabrication meet the quality and operational standards of our clients and that we receive the information needed to maintain Program improvements. Our Quality Assurance consists of planning, verifications, and the evaluation of Program work products including the audit of Program processes by individuals independent of the projects being evaluated.


The Quality Management System evaluates both the Program products to make certain they meet quality requirements (Quality Control), and the Program processes used to create these products (Quality Assurance to make certain they are done in accordance with Program plans, our policies, and procedures. The Quality Management System is not just inspecting for defects in completed work products and deliverables but is also process management, and engineering for implementing continuous improvements.

Quality processes are integrated at the corporate and program level to ensure the inherent strengths of all the partner companies are leveraged to the success of this mission. Our Quality Management System is fully integrated with our management approach. We have also implemented procedures for Coatings, Welding, and Non Destructive Testing (NDT).



East Coast Repair and Fabrication is a QP-1 Certified coatings Contractor for critically coated system.

Welding Procedures and Qualifications

We are currently approved in the following procedures for NAVSEA, ABS, and AWS.

Personnel Qualifications and Certification

  • SMAW - Stainless to Stainless, Stainless to Steel, HY 100 to HY 10 Alloys and Carbon Steel Pipe and Plate
  • FCW - HY 80 to HY 80, Carbon Steel Alloys
  • GMAW – Aluminum
  • GTAW Pipe - Stainless, Carbon Steel, Copper Nickel to Copper, and Copper Nickel
  • Thin Wall Sockets in all of the above mention GTAW procedures
  • For a complete list of all welding procedures click here

NDT Procedures and Qualifications

  • Magnetic Particle
  • Penetrant Test
  • Visual Inspections
  • Ultrasonic Weld Inspection
  • Ultrasonic Thickness Testing