SSPC announced that GPI-Southeast Inc., based in Florida, has met the certification requirements of the SSPC-QP 5 inspection program.
GPI-Southeast is a civil engineering and coatings company with offices throughout Florida. The company specializes in steel bridge rehabilitation and has successfully completed the Dames Point Bridge, one of the largest projects in the state of Florida.
GPI consultants and inspectors hold one or more of the following certifications or training: SSPC-PCS, SSPC-BCI, SSPC-C3, and NACE CIP. More information on the company can be found at www.gpinet.com
SSPC-QP 5, Coating and Lining Inspection Company Certification Program, is a national certification standard for inspection companies that focuses on the industrial coating and lining industry. It evaluates an inspection company's ability to provide consistent, high-quality coating and lining inspection services. SSPC developed the program to set a standard of practice for coating and lining inspection companies, and SSPC independently audits companies to determine whether they have the capabilities to provide comprehensive protective coating inspection services in accordance with the standard.
For more information on SSPC and its programs, visit www.sspc.org, or contact Shawn Nedley, Certification Program specialist, at email@example.com or 877-281-7772 x210.