American Institute of Steel Construction

Moran Iron Works carries certifications by the American Institute of Steel Construction in the following categories:

  • (CBR) Major Steel Bridges
  • (IBR) Certified Bridge Fabricator – Intermediate
  • (BU) Certified Building Fabricator
  • (FCE) Fracture Critical Endorsement
  • (HYD) Hydraulic Steel Structures
  • (P2) Sophisticated Paint Endorsement

AISC has set the standard by which the steel industry is measured by following its own stringent guidelines, along with following the requirements set forth by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO). An AISC Certified company is placed through rigorous examination to confirm it has the personnel, organization, experience, procedures, knowledge, equipment, capability and commitment to produce work of the highest quality.

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American Welding Society

Moran Iron Works carries the following certification from the American Welding Society (AWS) in the following category:

• Certified Welding Fabricator

MIW also carries several site licenses and is proficient in the following processes:

• Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
• Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
• Submerged Arc Welding (SAW)
• Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
• Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)
• Carbon Arc Gouging (CAG)
• Plasma Arc Cutting (PAC)
• Oxy-Fuel Cutting (OFC)
• Oxygen Lance Piercing (OLP)

The Certified Welding Inspector (CWI), Educator (CWE) and Supervisor (CWS) certifications are widely recognized, both nationally and internationally, in the welding industry. Successful companies have come to rely on AWS certifications when ensuring the utmost level of quality and workmanship. Moran Iron Works is proud to have Certified Welding Inspectors, Supervisors and Educators on staff.

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Canadian Welding Bureau

Moran Iron Works carries certification from the Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) in the following category:

• CSA W47.1 – Division: 3 – Scope: Fusion welding of low carbon steel fabrications, 3mm & up for the Canadian Market

The Canadian Welding Bureau was formed by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) over 60 years ago. The purpose of the Welding Bureau is to administer Canada’s national welding standards, which are embedded in the national building code and other industry specific documents. Funded by industry, and acting on behalf of the Canadian public, the Welding Bureau plays an important role by certifying welding companies that create products for use within Canada as well as the welders and welding consumables used in their creation.

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National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators

Moran Iron Works fully endorses the national certification program offered by the National Commission for the
Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO). All MIW crane operators are fully certified in accordance with the NCCCO.

National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators is as a non-profit organization with its mission to develop effective performance standards for safe crane operation to assist all segments of general industry and construction. By providing thorough, independent assessments of knowledge and skills, NCCCO aims to enhance lifting equipment safety, reduce workplace risk, improve performance records, stimulate training, and give due recognition to the professionals who work in, with, and around cranes.

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